This course is designed to provide an overview of the Open Meetings Open Records laws and procedures for Georgia local governments.  

Course Outline

Please note there are two methods to register for this course. Click the Single Registration button to register and pay online. To request an invoice, click the Single Registration button, and then select Checkout. Log in with your account information. Under payment method, select "Request for Invoice." Once you click this option, you must then select "Company Invoice" under Choose Payment Method. You will receive an email with the invoice attached.

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the participant will be able to 

  • recognize the underlying purposes of the Open Meetings Act and Open Records Act


Credits: Participants will earn 7 CPE, .6 CEU, 6 Contact Hours

Attendance Policy: Not applicable, self-study

Field of Study: Specialized knowledge - technical

Who should attend? This session is for anyone involved in local government in Georgia. 

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic 

Delivery Method: QAS Self Study

University of Georgia, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: https://www.nasbaregistry.org

Contact: For more information regarding refunds, concerns, and program cancellation policies, please contact Sue Joe, suejin@uga.edu.

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Section Title
Online Open Meetings Open Records
QAS Self-Study
Jul 01, 2022 to Jun 30, 2023
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Registration Fee $219.00
Section Notes

 No refund (100% service charge) if canceled less than one day before the session start date.

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