Introduction to Municipal Risk

Code: LAW1640

Course description

An on-ongoing concern for municipalities is liability, it can be unpredictable. Liability resulting from negligent act or noncompliance with statutes can be extremely expensive and take many years to resolve. The purpose of this course is to introduce participants to various statutes and case law that govern some vital municipal services. Claims examples are used throughout to illustrate how quickly claims can occur, why they occur and the subsequent litigation process.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

 
Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 7, 2021
Day/Time: Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Delivery: Remote Learning - eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $446.35
 
End date: Oct. 23, 2021
Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Start Date: Nov. 1, 2021
Day/Time: Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Delivery: Remote Learning - eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $446.35
 
End date: Dec. 18, 2021
Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.