Records Management Workshops for State Agencies and Local Governments

The Records Management Assistance Unit provides cost-effective in-person training for state agencies and local governments in Austin and at regional trainings around the state. If you would like to stay up-to-date and be notified when classes are scheduled, please subscribe to our blog, The Texas Record.

Training in Austin

Held at the Learning Center in the Lorenzo de Zavala State Archives and Library Building located at 1201 Brazos in Austin, TX.

Classes Available

Local Governments

State Agencies

Local Government Classes

**Registration is closed. We have reached capacity. 

Tuesday, September 20


Introduction to Records Management - Full Day Workshop

Full day interactive workshop. Learn why records management is important and required, what constitutes a record, how to ensure you are in compliance, how to inventory and store your records, how to plan for and recover from an emergency, and how to transfer or dispose of records at the end of their lifecycle. [6.0 hours]


Wednesday, September 21


Managing Electronic Records Workshop - Full Day Workshop

Full day interactive workshop. Learn how to apply records management principles to electronic records through face-to-face instruction and hands-on activities. This course explores four critical elements of electronic records management for Texas local government records managers: legal requirements, records retention, information retrieval, and long-term preservation. [6.0 hours]

Registration & Pricing

Each class is $15 per person.

Registration is closed. We have reached class capacity. Stay tuned to the Texas Record for announcements of future class offerings in 2017.

Cancellation Information

If you wish to cancel your registration, please submit in writing by September 12, 2016. Please include your name, government, training event, and contact information in the letter. Failure to do so will result in your government being billed for the unattended training. You may send your letter via email to or fax to (512) 936-2306 Attn: RMA.

State Agency Classes

No classes are scheduled at this time.

Regional Trainings

Can't come to Austin? Find out more about requesting records management workshops in your area.


Page last modified: August 16, 2016