Level III is the final level of certification. This level of certification requires the participant to read and study independently a list of 16 BOOKS (click here for a list of Audio & E-Books) that cover topics which have been selected to enhance a participants management and administration skill set. It is a professional level education program intended to build and broaden the skill set of a Municipal Court Clerk.
You may purchase the required program books at your own expense or participate in the TMCEC Book Loan program. Click this link to review the rules and forms required to obtain a LOANER SET OF BOOKS.
You can locate a favorites list for most of the books using the following link: https://www.amazon.com/ideas/amzn1.account.AGWMTTWCUCNUQEJX7KLCOQ53F5BA/26QZRJXM2A5Y9
TMCEC has provided a general list of sample STUDY QUESTIONS to be used during preparation for your Level 3 testing.
This test is also in 3 parts. You may register and pay for each exam part individually. Each part must be passed with a score of 70 or above.
The following topics are emphasized during this final portion of certification:
|Supervision||Office Management||Court Security|
|Hiring and Firing||Caseflow Management||Financial Management|
|Performance Appraisal||Court Budgeting||Organization|
Assessment Clinic: Participants must successfully complete a 24-hour assessment clinic. The assessment clinic emphasizes role-plays and simulations on work place problems, employee appraisals, conflict resolution skills, dealing with diversity, preparing a cost benefit analysis, developing a change project for your court, and working in teams.