Virtual Classroom

  • PSATS Virtual Boot Camp

    Created just for you — newly elected (or veteran) supervisors, other newly elected officials, and new secretaries/managers. Learn the everyday tasks to running a municipality and explore the tools and resources available to help you do your job successfully.

  • PSATS Summer/Fall 2020 QuickBooks Series 7/30 - 12/17/2020

    Includes Multiple Live Events. The next is on 10/29/2020 at 2:00 PM (EDT)

    These virtual QuickBooks sessions are a great opportunity to learn about specific ways to use QuickBooks to bring greater efficiency and value to your township. From using QuickBooks for budgeting and meeting reports to preparing for the township audit or year-end reporting, these classes will cover a wide variety of important QuickBooks functions. You can purchase the entire six-part series for $150 for PSATS members* and $200 for non-members.

  • Quickbooks - Using QuickBooks for Meeting and Year-End Reports 10/29/2020

    Includes a Live Web Event on 10/29/2020 at 2:00 PM (EDT)

    What information should you be giving your township supervisors and auditors? What information can you provide through QuickBooks? In this session, learn how to customize and filter reports, export reports int Excel and format for Right-to-Know Law compliance.

  • CDL - Probable Cause Training for CDL Supervisory Personnel - Virtual Training - 11/3/20

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/03/2020 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    Virtual Training Class - State and federal regulations require every employer who has CDL employees driving vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating or operating weight of more than 26,001 pounds used on public roads to participate in a drug and alcohol testing program. These same regulations also require that such employers train all personnel who supervisor employees with commercial driver’s licenses (CDLs) in handling suspected on-the-job drug or alcohol use. This workshop addresses these federal requirements by providing supervisory personnel with a working understanding of the federal CDL regulations, including on-the-job probable cause procedures.

  • 2020 PAAZO Virtual Fall Seminar -11/4/20

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/04/2020 at 9:30 AM (EST)

    In this PAAZO Virtual Fall Seminar, learn from experts on a wide variety of topics from the comfort of your office or home. Among the topics to be covered include agritainment, zoning enforcement, and a recent case update.

  • 2020 Virtual Fall Solicitors Seminar - 11/10/20

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/10/2020 at 9:30 AM (EST)

    This virtual full-day seminar is an excellent opportunity for municipal solicitors to get caught up on recent developments in municipal law and become better prepared to address matters of significance affecting their clients. Whether you are an experienced solicitor or just starting out in the practice of municipal law, this interactive seminar is a must-attend event. In addition to the opportunity to learn from and engage in dialogue with other attendees and highly regarded faculty members, attendees will receive quality written materials, lunch and refreshments. Eligible for 5 CLE credits and/or 5 Administrative PMGA points.

  • CMV/CDL Records Management - Virtual Training - 11/10/20

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/10/2020 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    This virtual training workshop will review CMV/CDL employee and vehicle paperwork, including pre-employment inquiries regarding a CDL applicant's records in the FMCSA Clearinghouse; requests for CMV driver's license information from PennDOT; annually reviewing each CDL drivers records in the Clearinghouse; CMV daily vehicle inspection, maintenance, and repair reports; the employer's required policy on CDL drug and alcohol testing; and a general overview of all the CDL regulations.

  • PSATS' Regional Forum - Lackawanna County - (Virtual) - 11/12/20

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/12/2020 at 9:30 AM (EST)

    In the PSATS Virtual Regional Forums, learn from experts on a wide variety of topics from the comfort of your office or home. Each Virtual Regional Forum has a different agenda so now that travel time is not a factor be sure to check to see which one(s) interest you the most.

  • Strategic Planning for Fire Service Operations in Townships - Virtual - 11/18/20

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/18/2020 at 8:00 AM (EST)

    This virtual session will review the top 10 challenges facing volunteer fire departments and identify the responsibilities of the township when it comes to volunteer fire companies. Methods for assessing community expectations will also be discussed. Participants will be provided “show and apply” methods to conduct a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats) analysis of their current fire service operations and how to develop a standard of response based on public expectations.

  • Quickbooks - Getting Ready for the Township Audit 11/19/2020

    Includes a Live Web Event on 11/19/2020 at 2:00 PM (EST)

    In this session, we will discuss what to look for, how to ensure that your financial records are correct, and how to close down the book for the year.