Interested in online training?
Below are descriptions of our online courses offered via k@te
. Each completed course will provide you with 1 credit.
For assistance with k@te, please call us at (615) 532-3555 and ask for Training.
Americans with Disabilities Act
A review of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The course explains the purpose of Title 1 of the ADA and discusses requirements to be in compliance with Title II of the Act.
County Clerks: Taking Multi-Tasking to a Whole ‘Nother Level
A review of the job responsibilities for a county clerk. Topics include interaction with the county legislative body, finance responsibilities, pawnbroker licenses, recordkeeping and privilege taxes. Marriage licenses and beer permits are covered in other classes.
County Commission Meetings: What’s It All About?
A review of the statutory requirements for county commission meetings and parliamentary procedures.
County Legislative Body – Who’s Managing the Store?
A review of the responsibilities of a county legislative body including how the CLB interacts with other county offices.
Ethics for County Officials
A review of different conflict of interest laws as well as crimes and misconduct that could get a county official ousted from office.
Fair Labor Standards Act
A review of the Fair Labor Standards Act including application, minimum wage and overtime requirements, public safety employee requirements, recordkeeping and enforcement.
Family and Medical Leave Act
A review of the Family and Medical Leave Act and the compliance requirements for both employers and employees.
Hiring and Firing
A review of hiring and firing procedures including federal and state discrimination laws, employment applications, appropriate interview questions, and performance evaluation.
Introduction to County Government
A review of the legal and financial structure of county government in Tennessee as well as the primary responsibilities of various county offices.
Managing a Highway Department
A review of the laws that determine how a county highway department is structured, responsibilities toward management of highway resources, and conflicts of interest that should be avoided.
Managing Public Records
A review of Tennessee’s public records law including steps for disposing of a public record.
Register of Deeds Overview
A review of the basic duties and financial responsibilities of the office of register of deeds.
Talk to My Escrow Account
A review of how the property tax rate is established and the process for collecting property taxes.
Tennessee Beer Laws
A review of the retail sale of beer, both package sales for off-premise consumption and beer sold for consumption on the premises, in Tennessee.
Tennessee Marriage Laws
A review of the Tennessee marriage laws. Includes legal qualifications, obtaining a marriage license, requirements for a marriage ceremony, and record keeping procedures.
Trust Me With The Money
A review of the job functions of a county trustee including the trustee’s interactions with other county offices.
What is the Property Worth?
A review of the property appraisal and assessment process conducted by the assessor of property.
A review of federal laws that prohibit discrimination in the workplace. Included are Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1965, Pregnancy Discrimination Act, Equal Pay Act of 1963, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and Title II of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008.