HCCPTA Training Modules:


ABCs of Boards


We will give an overview of the responsibilities and duties of all board members.  Learn about annual Standards of Continuing Affiliation and the three (3) fiduciary responsibilities:  Duty of Loyalty, Duty of Care, and Duty of Obedience.


Intro to President/Vice President


We will give an overview of the duties of the President and Vice President with an emphasis on effectively leading the organization cooperatively with other volunteers.  We will cover a high-level understanding of parliamentary procedure, the bylaws, and fiscal responsibilities.  Learn about what is included in a procedure book.


Intro to Membership


Learn about how to build membership and engage with members and the community.  We will discuss the different membership tools available to you as you grow your unit.


Intro to Secretary


We will give an overview of the duties of the Secretary as the custodian of the PTA/PTSA temporary and permanent records.  Learn about how to prepare minutes and correspondence for the organization. 


Intro to Treasurer


We will give an overview of how to make a line item and categorical budget.  Learn about appropriate fundraising activities, money safeguards, maintaining the organization's financial documentation, and the various forms that must be filed with the IRS and State of Maryland.


Bylaws


We will give an overview of the process to amend and update bylaws at least once every three (3) years.  Learn about the importance of understanding and adhering to your organization's bylaws.  


Reflections


We will give an overview of the PTA Reflections program.  Learn about how to become a PTA Reflections organization, where to retrieve the information for the students, and receive guidance on producing strong entries.



Maryland PTA Training Module: 


MDPTA Financial Module


HCCPTA can present the Maryland PTA Mandatory Financial Module.  Individuals who complete this training meet the Maryland PTA mandatory training requirement and receive a certificate of completion.  A minimum of two (2) board members, one of whom is the treasurer, must complete this training within 180 days of election.

Last Updated:  December 11, 2020

Upcoming Training Dates:  


Intro to Secretary Training (May 18 at 7:00 p.m.):  Register

Intro to Secretary Training (May 27 at 7:00 p.m.):  Register

Link to MD PTA