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 Available places Register
"Off to a Flying Start" An introduction for Councillors and Clerks Wed 5 Jun 2019 6:30 pm Alderminster Village Hall Free to any member, new Councillor or Clerk who has not previously attended any training 20 40
"Off to a Flying Start" An introduction for Councillors and Clerks Thu 6 Jun 2019 6:30 pm Great Alne & Kinwarton Memorial Hall Free to any member, new Councillor or Clerk who has not previously attended any training 17 43
Chairmanship Skills Sat 8 Jun 2019 9:30 am Alderminster Village Hall £46 to member councils 5 25
"Off to a Flying Start" An introduction for Councillors and Clerks Tue 11 Jun 2019 6:30 pm Radford Semele Community Hall Free to any member, new Councillor or Clerk who has not previously attended any training 18 42
"Off to a Flying Start" An introduction for Councillors and Clerks Wed 12 Jun 2019 6:30 pm Nether Whitacre Village Hall Free to any member, new Councillor or Clerk who has not previously attended any training 11 49
"Off to a Flying Start" An introduction for Councillors and Clerks Thu 20 Jun 2019 6:30 pm Wolston Leisure & Community Centre Free to any member, new Councillor or Clerk who has not previously attended any training 23 37
"Off to a Flying Start" An introduction for Councillors and Clerks Sat 22 Jun 2019 9:30 am Lapworth Village Hall Free to any member, new Councillor or Clerk who has not previously attended any training 18 42
Understanding Council Meetings and the Law Sat 6 Jul 2019 9:30 am Nether Whitacre Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 3 47
Understanding Finance, Planning and Community Sat 13 Jul 2019 9:30 am Lapworth Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 1 49
Understanding Your Parish Council Sat 17 Aug 2019 9:30 am Binley Woods Village Hall £46 to Member Councils 1 49
Understanding and Responding to Planning Applications Sat 14 Sep 2019 9:30 am Bearley Village Hall £30 to members 5 35
Understanding Your Parish Council Sat 28 Sep 2019 9:30 am Ettington Community Centre £46 to Member Councils 0 50
Chairmanship Skills Sat 5 Oct 2019 9:30 am Brandon & Wolston Village Hall £46 to member councils 9 21
Understanding Council Meetings and the Law Sat 19 Oct 2019 9:30 am The Grange Hall (Southam) £30 to Member Councils 0 50
Understanding Finance, Planning and Community Sat 30 Nov 2019 9:30 am Corley Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 1 49

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 Available places Register
Clerk's Toolkit - Planning & Neighbourhood Plans Tue 11 Jun 2019 9:30 am Studley Council Chamber £15 for member clerks 1 14
Clerk's Toolkit: Community Engagement Tue 2 Jul 2019 9:30 am Coleshill Town Hall £15 for member clerks 5 5
Clerk's Toolkit - From Bookkeeping to Budgets Tue 10 Sep 2019 9:30 am Long Itchington Community Centre £15 for member clerks 1 14
Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils Tue 8 Oct 2019 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0 10
Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year Tue 12 Nov 2019 9:30 am Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices £15 for member clerks 0 10
Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation Tue 10 Dec 2019 9:30 am WALC Offices £15 for member clerks 1 14
Clerk's Toolkit: Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents Tue 14 Jan 2020 9:30 am Venue to be confirmed £15 for member clerks 0 15
Clerk's Toolkit: Meetings Administration & Management Tue 11 Feb 2020 9:30 am Venue to be confirmed £15 for member clerks 0 15

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 Available places Register
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4 Wed 3 Jul 2019 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 1
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Thu 19 Sep 2019 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance unit 2 Thu 21 Nov 2019 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4 Wed 15 Jan 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Wed 26 Feb 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 0

WALC Area Meetings

Details of WALC Meetings in your area

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Available places Register
Stratford WALC Liaison Meeting Thu 27 Jun 2019 6:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford on Avon District 0
Solihull Area Committee Thu 4 Jul 2019 7:30 pm The Sports Pavilion (Meriden) Open to all councils from Solihull Area 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 Available places Register
Recruiting Staff with Confidence Fri 24 May 2019 9:30 am Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all Councils £45 0

Registration is now closed

Rights to Access Healthcare Tue 4 Jun 2019 1:00 pm Tyler House Free event 0
NALC STUDY TOUR 2019: BISHOP'S STORTFORD TOWN COUNCIL Mon 10 Jun 2019 £0.00 0
Playground Inspection training in Leicestershire Mon 17 Jun 2019 9:00 am £50.00 0
Local Council EXPO Fri 21 Jun 2019 9:00 am Chateau Impney Pre-booked tickets from as little as £12.50 0
TAPSPaG Speedmatching 2 - This Time it's Personal Tue 25 Jun 2019 5:00 pm Benn Hall (Rugby) Free event 0
Rights to Access Healthcare Wed 26 Jun 2019 1:30 pm Studley Village Hall Free event 0
RSA Warwickshire - How Low-Carbon is your Community? Sat 29 Jun 2019 9:45 am Napton Village Hall Free event
LGA Annual conference and exhibition Tue 2 Jul 2019 LGA member: £545 + VAT <br>Non-member: £699 + VAT 0
Rural Affordable Housing - How, Who and Why? Thu 4 Jul 2019 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Free to Councillors in the Stratford on District 0
NALC Annual Conference Mon 28 Oct 2019 Member rate = £211+VAT 0