Professional Certifications

(CLE) Municipal Attorney Continuing Legal Education
Offered at: NYCOM's Annual Meeting, Fall Training School and Winter Legislative Meeting
The NYS Conference of Mayors offers CLE credit for appropriate training at NYCOM conferences, regional workshops, and webinars. Attorneys wishing to obtain CLE credit for participating in any NYCOM training MUST PRE-REGISTER for CLE credits prior to the specific training event. For a copy of NYCOM's CLE Financial Hardship Policy, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at (518) 463-1185.

(CMFO) Credentialed Municipal Finance Officers Program
Offered at: NYCOM's Fall Training School
This program was established to recognize the hard work and dedication of the Local Government Finance Officer that chooses to stay educated and informed of financial issues and compliances in order to maintain a high degree of professionalism in their performance as a finance officer. For more information or if you have questions about the application, please contact the NYS Society of Municipal Finance Officers Chairperson This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

(RMC) Registered Municipal Clerks
Offered at: NYCOM's Fall Training School
The RMC program was established to recognize educational and professional accomplishments in preparation for a municipal clerk career. For more information, please contact the NYS Association of City & Village Clerks Chairperson.

(CPE) Continuing Professional Education
Offered at NYCOM's Fall Training School
CPE credit hours are available for Certified Public Accountants. For further information, please contact the NYS Comptroller's Office, Local Government and School Accountability at (866) 321-8503 or (518) 408-4934.

(RTC) Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Credits
Offered at: NYCOM's Public Works School
Contact hours are available for wastewater treatment plant operator renewal training. For more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

(DOH) Drinking Water Plant Operator Credits
Offered at: NYCOM's Public Works School
Contact hours are available for drinking water treatment plant operator renewal training. 

(PDH) Professional Development Hours
Offered at: NYCOM's Public Works School
Contact hours are available to professional engineers by an agreement with New York Water Environment Associates (NYWEA), a certified provider. For more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..