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Parliamentary Procedure Class Online

February 2023

6 sessions; 1 Continuing Education Unit.
This is an online, leadership program designed for officers and staff, particularly chairpersons and secretaries of organizations that use the current edition of Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised. Learn how to properly and lawfully conduct and record business in formal meetings. Topics to include: fundamental principles, quorum, agenda, order of business, handling and precedence of motions, elections & voting, committee reports, minutes and the electronic (ZOOM, etc.) special rules for meetings, small boards and committees. Limited enrollment.

Instructor: Dr. Wm. Puette, Professional Registered Parliamentarian (NAP), Certified Parliamentarian (AIP).

This course will be taught entirely online.
After enrollment, prior to the first class, students will be emailed instructions for logging on to this University of Hawai‘i - West O‘ahu/CLEAR online class.

Required Class Text: Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised (12th ed.).

Classes will be conducted online using Zoom

Hardware Requirements: reliable, high-speed internet connection; and speaker & microphone or audio/mic ear-buds or headset.

   ONLINE only
   6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(Hawai‘i time)
   Tuesdays and Thursdays
   Feb. 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, and 23
   Course Fee: $60.00 (Hawai‘i resident);
                        $120.00 (out-of-state/non-resident of Hawai‘i )

CLEAR CEU Classes at University of Hawaiʻi - West Oʻahu

Register in advance by using this enrollment form:

[UHWO CLEAR Enrollment Form]

If you have not received login information from the instructor by January 31, 2023, email Dr. Puette at puette@hawaii.edu

If the class is not sufficiently enrolled one week prior to commencement, it will be canceled, and no partial enrollments accepted; no refund after January 31, 2023.

     6:00 to 8:00 p.m., on the following Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLINE only
 Date:             Class content
  Feb. 7    Fundamental Principles, Quorum, & Order of Business
  Feb. 9    Handling a Main Motion; and Voting
  Feb. 14    Secondary Ranking Motions: Subsidiary & Privileged
  Feb. 16    Incidental & Bringback Motions
  Feb. 21    Content & Approval of Minutes
  Feb. 23    Special Rules for Electronic Meetings, Small Boards & Committees

Hawaiʻi State Association of Parliamentarians
June Asato PRP, President
info@hsap.org       P.O. Box 10731, Honolulu, HI 96816