ABO Online Board Member Training

Board Member Webinar Training

The Authorities Budget Office is conducting webinar training for Authority board members. This training will be live, interactive and online. Completion of the session will satisfy the requirement that directors must participate in State approved training as required by Section 2824 of Public Authority Law regarding their legal, fiduciary, financial and ethical responsibilities as board members of an authority.

Please see ABO Policy Guidance 17-01: Board Member Training for additional information.

For a list of public authorities our office oversees, please refer to the following links:

Participation in each training class will be limited to 20 people, provided on a first come first serve basis. Participants will be expected to ask and answer questions in the same manner as if they were in a classroom setting.

You will need the following to participate in the training:

Due to this limited availability, submitting an email does not guarantee your registration. You will receive an email from the ABO confirming if your registration request was accepted. If you are confirmed for training, your email will include instructions on how to access the webinar training.

If your preferred session is closed, you will be directed to register for a different session.

Please be advised that technical support is limited to email (info@abo.ny.gov) for those experiencing issues accessing the WebEx session. Our office will respond as best as possible.

Answers to some common issues/questions are below:

Upcoming Online Board Member Training Sessions: