Big news for Alaska’s Electric Cooperative Directors!

You can earn your Credentialed Cooperative Director (CCD) certificate this fall without ever leaving Alaska! Join the ranks of other Alaskan CCDs during the week-long NRECA Fast Track Director Training from September 18-22, 2023, in Anchorage.

Here are the classes in the Fast Track Training:

Understanding the Electric Business (2610.1): September 18, 2023

Financial Decision Making (2640.1): September 19, 2023

Director Duties and Liabilities (2600.1): September 20, 2023

Board Operations and Process (2620.1): September 21, 2023

Strategic Planning (2630.1): September 22, 2023

Directors who attend the Fast Track training will achieve their CCD in just one week instead of years since every class you need for the designation will be offered. APA members who have participated in a Fast Track Director Training have raved about how easy it was to earn a CCD without having to string together multiple classes over a long period of time. With Fast Track, you get that CCD and become a cooperative director all-star!

The registration fee for the full, week-long course is $4,500. Directors can also take individual classes for $950 each. To register, visit NRECA Fast Track Director Training ( – directors must register individually with this form. Continental breakfast and lunch will be served each day.