Assessment Review Board Member and Clerk Training

ARB Certification

Newly appointed Assessment Review Board (ARB) members and clerks are required to complete a training program provided by the Municipal Government Board.  After successful completion of the training program the member/clerk will receive their ARB certification.  ARB certification is valid for three years from the date the training program is completed.

Certified members and clerks must complete a “refresher” training program every three years to maintain their ARB certification.

Training Requirements for Assessment Review Board Clerks and Board Members (Ministerial Order No. M:001/14)

Once certified, ARB Members and Clerks have access to various resources through the CONTACT Web Portal, at www.contact-elearn.ca.  Please call the MGB if you have any questions about accessing the portal.

Courses

New Member Course

This course is for newly appointed ARB Members and covers two areas: Administrative Law and Principles of Assessment.  This course is 4 days in length.  Successful completion of an online exam within 7 days of the course date is required to obtain certification.

Member Refresher Course

This is a more condensed course for ARB Members who need to recertify, and covers two areas: Administrative Law and Principles of Assessment.  This course is 2 days in length.  Successful completion of an online exam within 7 days of the course date is required to obtain certification.

New Clerk / Clerk Refresher Course

This course is for newly appointed ARB Clerks as well as ARB Clerks who need to recertify.   The course covers the area of Administrative Law, specific to the ARB complaint process.  This course is 1 day in length.  Successful completion of an online exam within 7 days of the course date is required to obtain certification.

ARB Exam and Certification Information

The next round of courses will run from February – May 2017. Assessment Review Board Training Dates 2017 by Location
Registration is now open.

Please contact the MGB for further information.

MGB Contact Information:

Email: ma.arbadmin@gov.ab.ca
Phone: 780-427-4864
Fax: 780-427-0986

  • Date modified: 2017-02-17