* 1. What type of local government do you represent?

* 2. What is your municipality's population?

* 3. What region of the state are you located in?

* 4. How long have you been involved in local government?

* 5. What position do you serve in your municipality? (Please check all that apply)

* 6. Would you be interested in a professional certification program for your position in local government that would recognize your participation in training workshops (i.e.: Certified Township Supervisor, etc.)?

* 7. How important do you feel training is to your role with local government?

* 8. Does your municipality budget for training each year?

* 9. How many training courses have you attended in the past year?

* 10. How many training courses have other staff members from your municipality attended in the past year?

* 11. What is your preferred way of receiving notice for upcoming training courses?

* 12. Are training flyers passed along within your municipality when sent directly to the Secretary/Manager?

* 13. What training provider offers the training courses you typically attend? (Please check all that apply)

* 14. Please rank the top five training topics of interest to you and/or your municipality (1=most important)

* 15. Which format works best for your training needs?

* 16. What length training course is most appealing to you?

* 17. Understanding that there are limited resources to offer training in every area of the state, what is the maximum distance you are willing to travel for training?

* 18. Are you reimbursed by your municipality for costs associated with attending a training course?

  Yes No
Course registration
Overnight expenses

* 19. Do you like to receive paper copies of the student materials at the session, or would you prefer the option to download them prior to the session?

* 20. Do you know of a facility in your area that would be conducive to classroom style training?

* 21. If you answered yes to Question 20, please provide the name of the facility and how many people it can seat classroom style. Please include a contact name, phone number and email address.

* 22. Do you, or anyone you know of, have an interest in serving as an instructor for PSATS training programs?

* 23. If you answered yes to Question 22, please provide their contact information (phone number and email address) and area of expertise.