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CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5

CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5

This is part of a course of three sessions 
(the sessions can be completed in any order)


Event date Mon 24 Feb 2020 9:30 am
Event Ends Mon 24 Feb 2020 1:30 pm
Registered 4
Registration closes Thu 20 Feb 2020 8:00 am
Notes Free to training scheme subscribers
Speaker Rosalind Bolton
Location WALC Offices


Transparency Code

Please ensure you have some knowledge of the TRANSPARENCY CODE prior to attending this session.

The transparency code is covered in the Clerks Toolkit session held in November

Also see the following relating documents on our website

9.00 am


with refreshments

9.30 am - 1:30 pm

Course Details

The session will begin with a general introduction focussing on how to approach the tasks: to help new candidates, and refresh the memories of those who have already attended. Candidates will be expected to have read and absorbed the introduction (Setting the Scene) in the portfolio guide

Thereafter the sessions will concentrate on Thereafter the sessions will concentrate on - Unit 1: Core Roles in Local Council Administration - Unit 5: Community Engagement

There will also be time to raise individual queries

The tutor will hold a general “how-to-tackle-the portfolio” section and will cover specific questions within the portfolio which are known to cause problem.


Rosalind Bolton

Rosalind Bolton has been the tutor for the Certificate since its inception in 2005. She has been a parish councillor for many years and in her professional life was an “A” level teacher so has vast experience in helping candidates meet the requirements of qualifications.tu

You will earn

2 CPD Points

by attending this session


Candidates registered on the WALC CiLCA training scheme attend for free

All candidates must register their place in advance to attend.

  • Fees to members of neighbouring associations are £30:00 per delegate
  • Fees to non member councils £60.00 per delegate

Important note

You will not be eligible to attend the third CiLCA portfolio training session unless you have an SLCC candidate number.


On entering the Warwick Enterprise Park site continue past the main Prince Philip Building on the left hand side and then turn left. There are a number of designated free visitor parking spaces in this area.

If there are no visitors’ spaces, please continue along to CARPARK 3, which is the first carpark on the right hand side as you drive onto the site. The WALC offices are located in the Prince Philip building.

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