The County Officials Certificate Training Program (COCTP)
is a comprehensive training program administered by CTAS. COCTP is designed to provide specialized, technical, and managerial training to elected officials and their employees to help them run their office more effectively. It also offers a comprehensive review of county government.
The Comptroller of the Treasury and CTAS have developed the Certified County Finance Officer (CCFO)
program that will provide Tennessee’s county financial officers an opportunity to learn about accounting and financial reporting principles, understand how county governments are structured in Tennessee, and enhance their skills in order to carry out their responsibilities for the fiscal affairs of their county or department. CTAS administers the educational program and testing required to achieve the CCFO designation. The Comptroller’s Office has been designated as the certification authority.
The County Administrative Professional Certificate (CAPC)
is designed for individuals who want to develop skills for a variety of administrative job functions or professional growth in county government offices.