On Demand Master Clerks Academy








This on-demand version of the Master Clerks Academy held at the UNC School of Government on 30 November 2018 includes sessions on the following subjects:

  • board member conflicts of interest,
  • state-of-emergency declarations,
  • common myths involving closed sessions, public records, and other local government topics, and
  • state firearms law and local government authority over firearms.

 A more detailed agenda is available on the “Materials” page.


Additional information

Certification Credit. The International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC) has approved the School of Government as a provider of educational programs for clerks to municipal and county governing boards. IIMC members who take the on-demand program can earn 2.5 education points toward the IIMC’s Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) or Master Municipal Clerk (MMC) designations. To earn CMC or MMC credit, IIMC members must complete the assessment they will receive by e-mail after taking the on-demand program


Members of the North Carolina Association of Municipal Clerks who have their North Carolina Certified Municipal Clerk designation can earn 5.5 credit hours toward recertification.


Members of the North Carolina Association of County Clerks who already have their North Carolina Certified County Clerk designation can earn 5.5 credit hours toward  recertification or apply those hours toward certification or recertification as a North Carolina Master County Clerk.

There currently are no scheduled offerings of this course.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar, Registration and Client Services Group
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Carla Stowe

Program Manager, Local and State Government Group
Associate Professor of Public Law and Government