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Each year, NYSPELRA hosts an Annual Training Conference.

  These conferences are held at various venues in the state in an effort to make traveling easier and more affordable.  
  These conferences provide a valuable opportunity to network with your peers who share similar experiences in their own agencies/jurisdictions.   

Past Conferences:


NYSPELRA's 42nd Annual Training Conference

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NYSPELRA's 41st Annual Training Conference

July 22-24, 2015
Saratoga Springs, NY

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NYSPELRA's 40th Annual Training Conference
Click here for a word from John Talerico, NYSPELRA President

July 16-18, 2014
Saratoga Springs, NY


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NYSPELRA Upcoming Events:

NYSPELRA 2017 Annual Conference
Holiday Inn - Saratoga Springs
July 19 - 21, 2017

Brochure/Agenda >> HERE

Registration Form >> HERE

Hotel Reservation Form >> HERE



Conference Attendees who seek Continuing Legal Education credits may apply for a discount on the fee for attendance at the Annual Training Conference based on financial hardship.  The application must be made in writing to the Board of Directors, explaining the basis of the hardship.  All such applications shall remain confidential with the Board.  Discounts are not available where the fees are paid by the attendee’s employer.

  • Applicants who are unemployed will receive a 75% discount (excludes retirees).
  • Applicants whose annual income is $15,000 or less will receive a 50% discount.
  • Applicants whose annual income is over $15,000 but less than $30,000 will receive a 25% discount.
  • No discount is available for those with annual income above $30,000.

Applications must be made in writing to:

NYSPELRA Board of Directors
15 Rum Cherry Road
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
C/O John J. Kalinkewicz. Secretary/Treasurer


National PELRA Training Opportunities


April 15-19
2018 Annual Training Conference
Charleston, SC

National PELRA Labor Relations Academies Schedule - click here!

Webinar Training Schedule - click here!



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