Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC)

Start and End Dates: 
Monday, June 10, 2019 to Friday, June 14, 2019
8:00 am-6:00 p.m. (M-Th); 8:00 am-12:00 pm (F)
Registration Fee: 
$350 AZ residents; $400 Non-AZ residents
ASU Downtown Phoenix Campus, 502 E. Monroe St, Mercado, C-building, Room C145, Phoenix 85004

Program Schedule Topics:  2019 and 2020

The Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) program is designed to enhance the job performance of the Clerk in small and large municipalities. The Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) designation is granted by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks to applicants who complete the education, work experience, and membership requirements. For additional information about certification, please visit http://www.iimc.com.

The Arizona Municipal Clerks’ Institute is accredited by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC). Each year the Arizona Institute provides 40 hours of instruction and counts toward 20 of the 60 education points required for the Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) application. You can attend the Arizona Municipal Clerks' Institute on three occasions to earn the education requirement, and these need not be consecutive years.

Hotel Accommodations:

Springhill Suites by Marriott Phoenix Downtown
802 East Van Buren Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85006
Telephone: 602.307.9929

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Springhill Suites by Marriott Phoenix Downtown. The hotel is within easy walking distance of the ASU Downtown Center, restaurants and a short driving distance to shopping and entertainment. Each participant will be responsible for making his/her own reservations and payment. Please call the telephone number provided, ask for reservations, and the Arizona Municipal Clerks’ Institute rate. The group rate is $89.00 per night with additional applicable state and local taxes (currently 12.57%) in effect at time of check in.

Hotel Reservation Deadline:  May 9, 2019


Arizona Clerks may be eligible for scholarships, in the form of tuition reduction, from the Arizona Municipal Clerks’ Association. Information regarding scholarships will be available in March. For additional details please view available scholarships on the Arizona Municipal Clerks' Associate site:  http://AMCA Scholarship Information.

Scholarships are also available through the Municipal Clerk Education Foundation (MCEF). Please contact International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC) headquarters at 909-944-4162.


For more information please contact:
Linda Hess
(602) 496-1305
Email: Linda.Hess@asu.edu

Resources available if you have questions on achieving your certification designation:

Step-by-Step Guide:  https://www.iimc.com/DocumentCenter/View/544
CMC Brochure:  https://www.iimc.com/DocumentCenter/View/5517
CMC Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RzKZTGZ_kVg&t=3s