Full List of Events

WALC Council Training

 training strategy SMALLERWALC provides training under the 'National Improvement Strategy for Parish and Town Councils'

The National Training Strategy (NTS) represents a national commitment to training in the local council sector shared by national, regional and local stakeholder organisations. The purpose of the Strategy is to offer training to councils in order for them to make the most of their role and carry out their duties more easily.

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Register
Understanding Your Parish or Town Council (Part 2) Sat 30 Nov 2019 9:30 am Corley Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 20
3P’s – People, Plans and Precept Sat 7 Dec 2019 9:30 am Meriden Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 10
End of Year Financial Procedures Wed 22 Jan 2020 10:00 am Norton Lindsey Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 7
Planning and the Protection of Your Historic Buildings Tue 4 Feb 2020 6:30 pm The Conference Centre – Warwick University, Wellesbourne Campus £30 to Member Councils 0
Updates on current issues with the NALC Legal Team Sat 8 Feb 2020 10:00 am Trinity Centre (Sutton Coldfield) £30 to member councils 1
Understanding and Responding to Planning Applications Sat 7 Mar 2020 9:30 am Marston Green Parish Hall £30 to Member Councils 1
Understanding Your Parish or Town Council (Part 2) Sat 25 Apr 2020 9:30 am Ryton on Dunsmore Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 0
Understanding Your Parish or Town Council (Part 1) Sat 16 May 2020 9:30 am Lapworth Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 0
Neighbourhood Planning Thu 21 May 2020 6:30 pm Hatton Park Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 1
Improving Parish Council Relationships Sat 13 Jun 2020 9:30 am Dormer Place Conference Centre £46 to Member Councils 0
Allotments Management for Town and Parish Clerks Sat 11 Jul 2020 9:30 am £46 to Member Councils 0
Understanding and Responding to Planning Applications Sat 12 Sep 2020 9:30 am Dunchurch Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 0
Cemetery Management and Compliance Thu 17 Sep 2020 9:30 am £30 to Member Councils 0
Chairmanship Skills Sat 3 Oct 2020 9:30 am £46 to member councils 0
Understanding Your Parish or Town Council (Part 1) Sat 24 Oct 2020 9:30 am £30 to Member Councils 0
Understanding Your Parish or Town Council (Part 2) Sat 28 Nov 2020 9:30 am £30 to Member Councils 0

Clerks Toolkit

Clerk Toolkit narrowThese sessions are intended, over a 12 month period, to give a complete grounding in the work of a parish clerk.  Each of the sessions are stand-alone but also build on each other and clerks can attend as many or as few as required. The sessions are open to Clerks, Assistant Clerks and Finance Officers. 

When you have booked and paid for 5 toolkit sessions WALC will send you a coupon code so you can book your 6th session for free.

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Register
Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation Tue 10 Dec 2019 9:30 am WALC Offices £15 for member clerks 4
Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents Tue 14 Jan 2020 9:30 am Coleshill Town Hall £15 for member clerks 0
Meetings Administration & Management Tue 11 Feb 2020 9:30 am The Sports Pavilion (Meriden) £15 for member clerks 0
Legal Powers, Policies & Committees Tue 10 Mar 2020 9:30 am Long Itchington Community Centre £15 for member clerks 0
Interaction with Stakeholders Tue 12 May 2020 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0
Planning & Neighbourhood Plans Tue 9 Jun 2020 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0
Community Engagement Tue 14 Jul 2020 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0
From Bookkeeping to Budgets Tue 8 Sep 2020 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0
Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils Tue 13 Oct 2020 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0
The Clerk's Year Tue 10 Nov 2020 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0

CiLCA

cilcaThe Certificate in Local Council Administration

CiLCA helps you to become more aware of the law and procedures for local councils and helps you work with the planning system. CiLCA helps your council achieve standards of good practice and builds the reputation of local councils I a fast-changing world.

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Register
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance unit 2 Thu 28 Nov 2019 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 3
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4 Wed 15 Jan 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 3
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Wed 26 Feb 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 3

WALC Area Meetings

Details of WALC Meetings in your area

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Register
Stratford WALC Liaison Meeting Wed 12 Feb 2020 6:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford on Avon District 0

External Events

These events are being run by outside bodies, please follow the links or registration button for more details and to contact the organisers.

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Register
NCVO/Zurich Charity Risk Seminar 2019 Tue 26 Nov 2019 9:00 am NCVO Members £35.00, Non Members £50.00 0
Third, Public and Private Sector Partnership Group - Annual Conference 2019 Wed 27 Nov 2019 9:00 am Benn Hall (Rugby) Free to register 0
EU Settlement Status Training Thu 28 Nov 2019 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford-on- District £35 1
Crime Briefing for Councillors Wed 4 Dec 2019 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford District £35 0
Warwickshire Community Development Practice Network Thu 5 Dec 2019 9:00 am Benn Hall (Rugby) Free to register 0
Social Media Thu 5 Dec 2019 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford District £35 1
Dealing with Difficult People Thu 9 Jan 2020 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford District £35 2
The Work of Citizens Advice - South Warks Thu 23 Jan 2020 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford District £35 0
Planning Workshop - Extensions, Replacement Dwellings and Appeals Thu 6 Feb 2020 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford District £35 0