There are three major programs for county employees.

County Government Education Institute (CGEI)

The County Government Education Institute provides professional development for a variety of county employees. It offers:

CGEI course schedule

Alabama Local Tax Institute of Standards and Training (ALTIST)

ALTIST offers the certified revenue examiner program.


  • In addition to the programs listed above, the Alabama chapter of the Association of Public Personnel Administrators¬†offers excellent training for county employees who handle human resources responsibilities. Though this group is not directly associated with ACCA, county staff members frequently benefit from the group’s education program.