Institute conducted by

University of Alberta (Recognized August 1991) 

Department Conducting Institute

Government Studies, Faculty of Extension
Faculty of Extension, 93 University Campus NW

University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB T6G 2T4 Canada
Government Studies

Program Coordinator

Slavinka Osmanagic- NACLAA Program Coordinator
Email Slavinka Osmanagic
Phone:780 492-2870

Location of Instruction

By correspondence and on-line across Canada through Faculty of Extension at the University of Alberta in Edmonton

Dates of Institute

Three Semester

Fall 13 weeks beginning September
Winter 13 weeks beginning January
Spring 10 weeks beginning April

Institute Program Certificate in Local Government Certification Administration. Available by on-line and correspondence with optional seminars. Professional and largely theoretical courses address both issues and procedures. 8 courses required: 5 core plus 3 electives.

Cost Breakdown of Institute*

Local Government Certification Program: $570.00 includes $110.00 of course materials, National Advance Certificate in Local Authority Administration: $670.00 includes $110.00 of course materials

Master Municipal Clerk Academy

National Advanced Certificate in Local Authority Administration (NACLAA) 4 courses required: 1 core three electives.

Scholarship(s) Available

William F. Lede Memorial Bursary , Ernest Newman Memorial Bursary, Alberta Municipal Financing Corporation Chairman's Scholarship

The IIMC Foundation

Program Scheduling

Time to graduate: no definite schedule Local Government Certificate usually completed in 3-4 years, NACLAA Level 2 in an additional 2-3 years