GAEL Hearing Officer Training

            GAEL will begin its annual Hearing Officer and Tribunal Member training on July 20, 2021.  The training sessions will begin at 9:00 AM and conclude at Noon.  The training is required for all persons that participate in a tribunal hearing either as a tribunal member or hearing officer.

There will be multiple other training opportunities, all of which will be via Zoom.  The schedule below indicates the complete schedule. To register for the training, sign up with a RESA that offers the training on a date when you are available.  All RESA training will begin at 9:00 AM and conclude at Noon.  You must register with a RESA to get the Zoom link.  There is no charge for the GAEL-sponsored training.  If you have difficulty registering, please contact Jimmy Stokes at



Dates                         RESA Hosts                                                 


TU   July 20               CSRA, Heart of Georgia

TH   July 22               Northeast Georgia, North Georgia, Oconee

TU   July 27                Pioneer

TH   July 29               Coastal Plains

TU   August 3             Southwest Georgia, Chatt Flint

TH   August 5             Middle Georgia, West Georgia

TU   August 10           Metro

TH   August 12           First District, Okefenokee

TU   August 24          Griffin

TH   August 26          Northwest Georgia

TH   September 9    GAEL,


If you have questions, do not hesitate to contact Jimmy Stokes at or 770-601-3798.