RMA and AUMA, with support from Infrastructure and Asset Management Alberta (IAMA), are excited to bring you one-day and half-day asset management workshops for elected officials and senior administration and two-day workshops for municipal staff!
All workshops are geared towards rural and small urban municipalities with limited asset management experience.
Asset Management for Elected Officials: The Strategic Basics
What will you get out of the workshop? You’ll understand what asset management is, the benefits of starting or continuing on your asset management journey, and how you can get started and champion asset management in your municipality!
This full-day workshop is offered in five locations around the province, and is open to elected officials and CAOs from all municipalities in Alberta.
You will be introduced to asset management through two modules with the following goals:
Define Asset Management
Articulate the Benefits of Asset Management
Recognize Trade-offs in Decision-Making
Describe the Asset Management Process
Identify the Role of the Elected Officials and Other Stakeholders
Use an Asset Management Mindset
Articulate the Role of an Elected Official in Providing Leadership on Asset Management
Effectively Use Data and Information
Understand and Follow the Asset Management Process
On the day of the workshop, registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7:30am. Lunch provided. Please bring writing utensils with you.
Tuesday March 6 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Sherwood Park
Tuesday, March 27 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Strathmore
Thursday March 29 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Lethbridge
Wednesday, April 11 – 8:30am – 4:30pm – Peace River
Half-day Specialized Modules for Elected Officials and CAOS
Registration for specialized half-day workshops for elected officials and senior administrators is now open!
On the day of the workshop, registration will begin 1 hour prior to the beginning of the course. For courses that start at 8:30am, registration will begin at 7:30am and for courses that start at 1:00pm, registration will begin at 12:00pm. Please bring writing utensils with you.
It's Got Teeth but Doesn't Bite: Developing and Implementing an Effective Asset Management Policy