National Tribal Land Association

Opportunities for tribal land professionals to learn, share and grow


2019 conference info

Professional certification

NTLA is committed to helping tribal land professionals enhance their skills and knowledge through professional development. The first of 12 online modules in the Tribal Land Office Professionals Certification Program is now available.

NTLA's Mission

Create unity in Indian Country for tribal land professionals and be a voice for the protection of Indian lands.

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2019 Tribal Land Staff National Conference

Join us for the 9th Tribal Land Staff National Conference in March 2019 at the Mystic Lake Center, located in the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community near Minneapolis. The conference theme is Unifying Indian Country to Go Beyond Boundaries

The 1st Tribal Land Staff National Conference was held in 2011 in Las Vegas. Since then, the conference has tripled in size and more than 165 tribes have attended in five different states. Don’t miss this outstanding opportunity to learn, share and network with other tribal land professionals. 

March 26-28, 2019 in Minnesota

About NTLA

NTLA’s mission is to create unity in Indian Country for tribal land professionals and be a voice for the protection of Indian lands. “I joined NTLA because I believe that education and communication are essential tools of empowerment for Indian people and their Nations.” – Tribal Attorney

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Education + Outreach + Networking = Unity