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If you are Member of WALC please ensure you are logged into our website, before registering for any events, to receive the Member discounted fees.  

If you do not have a login please ask your Clerk, or contact us.

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
RESCHEDULED: Engaging Your Youth Community Thu 16 Jul 2020 6:30 pm WALC Zoom Room £30 to Member Councils 19 11
Understanding: The Planning System Wed 5 Aug 2020 6:30 pm WALC Zoom Room £25 to Member Councils 7 7
Understanding: Purpose, People & Powers Tue 1 Sep 2020 6:30 pm WALC Zoom Room £25 to Member Councils 8 6
Understanding: Meetings & Risk Thu 10 Sep 2020 6:30 pm WALC Zoom Room £25 to Member Councils 7 7
Understanding: Finance & Governance Tue 22 Sep 2020 6:30 pm WALC Zoom Room £25 to Member Councils 0 14
Understanding: Finance & Governance Wed 7 Oct 2020 4:00 pm WALC Zoom Room £25 to Member Councils 0 14
3P’s – People, Plans and Precept Sat 24 Oct 2020 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room £30 to Member Councils 1 14

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: Bookkeeping Basics Tue 14 Jul 2020 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 5 5

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Clerk's Toolkit: From Bookkeeping to Budgets Tue 8 Sep 2020 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 5 10
Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils Tue 13 Oct 2020 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 2 8
Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year Tue 10 Nov 2020 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 2 8
Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation Tue 8 Dec 2020 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 1 14
Clerks Toolkit Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents Tue 12 Jan 2021 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 0 15
Clerk's Toolkit Meetings Administration & Management Tue 9 Feb 2021 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 0 15
Clerk's Toolkit: Legal Powers, Policies & Committees Tue 9 Mar 2021 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 0 15
Clerk's Toolkit: Stakeholder & Community Engagement Tue 11 May 2021 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £15 for member clerks 0 15
Clerk's Toolkit: Planning & Neighbourhood Plans Tue 8 Jun 2021 10:00 am WALC Zoom Room £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 in a fast-changing world.

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Available places Register
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Wed 23 Sep 2020 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room Free to training scheme subscribers 2
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance unit 2 Thu 12 Nov 2020 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4 Wed 20 Jan 2021 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Mon 15 Mar 2021 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance unit 2 Thu 20 May 2021 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room Free to training scheme subscribers 0
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4 Wed 7 Jul 2021 9:30 am WALC Zoom Room Free to training scheme subscribers 0

WALC

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Available places Register
Clerk's Online Catch-up Thu 16 Jul 2020 11:30 am WALC Zoom Room  This space is for Clerks and Council Officers only
Clerk's Online Catch-up Thu 23 Jul 2020 11:30 am WALC Zoom Room  This space is for Clerks and Council Officers only
Clerk's Online Catch-up Thu 30 Jul 2020 11:30 am WALC Zoom Room  This space is for Clerks and Council Officers only

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
Site Allocations Plan (SDC) Mon 20 Jul 2020 2:00 pm Microsoft Teams Free event for Stratford District Councils 1
Site Allocations Plan (SDC) Thu 23 Jul 2020 5:00 pm Microsoft Teams Free event for Stratford District Councils 0