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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 and Responding to Planning Applications Sat 7 Mar 2020 9:30 am Marston Green Parish Hall £30 to Member Councils 25
Understanding Your Parish or Town Council Sat 21 Mar 2020 9:30 am Baddesley Ensor Village Hall £46 to Member Councils 15
Engaging Your Youth Community Thu 26 Mar 2020 6:30 pm Bearley Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 1
Warwickshire County Council Consultation Day Wed 1 Apr 2020 10:00 am The Conference Centre – Warwick University, Wellesbourne Campus Free to all Councils from Warwickshire County 5
Public Rights of Way Fri 24 Apr 2020 9:30 am Chadwick End Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 7
Understanding Finance, Planning and Community Sat 25 Apr 2020 9:30 am Ryton on Dunsmore Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 0
Understanding Council Meetings and the Law Sat 16 May 2020 9:30 am Lapworth Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 2
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 Councils Sat 11 Jul 2020 9:30 am The Grange Hall (Southam) £46 to Member Councils 2
Understanding and Responding to Planning Applications Sat 12 Sep 2020 9:30 am Dunchurch Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 1
Cemetery Management and Compliance Thu 17 Sep 2020 9:30 am Norton Lindsey Village Hall £30 to Member Councils 1
Chairmanship Skills Sat 3 Oct 2020 9:30 am £46 to member councils 0
3P’s – People, Plans and Precept Sat 24 Oct 2020 9:30 am £30 to Member Councils 0
Understanding Finance, Planning and Community Sat 28 Nov 2020 9:30 am Ettington Community Centre £30 to Member Councils 0
Understanding Council Meetings and the Law Sat 5 Dec 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: Legal Powers, Policies & Committees Tue 10 Mar 2020 9:30 am Long Itchington Community Centre £15 for member clerks 5
Clerk's Toolkit: Interaction with Stakeholders Tue 12 May 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices £15 for member clerks 0
Clerk's Toolkit: Planning & Neighbourhood Plans Tue 9 Jun 2020 9:30 am Castle Bromwich Council £15 for member clerks 0
Clerk's Toolkit: Community Engagement Tue 14 Jul 2020 9:30 am Coleshill Town Hall £15 for member clerks 0
Clerk's Toolkit: From Bookkeeping to Budgets Tue 8 Sep 2020 9:30 am Shipston-on-Stour Council Offices £15 for member clerks 1
Clerk's Toolkit: Understanding Core Roles in Parish Councils Tue 13 Oct 2020 9:30 am Long Itchington Community Centre £15 for member clerks 0
Clerk's Toolkit: The Clerk's Year Tue 10 Nov 2020 9:30 am Bretford Village Hall £15 for member clerks 0
Clerk's Toolkit: Audit Preparation Tue 8 Dec 2020 9:30 am Royal Leamington Spa Town Hall £15 for member clerks 0
Paperwork, Records & Archive Documents Tue 12 Jan 2021 9:30 am £15 for member clerks 0
Meetings Administration & Management Tue 9 Feb 2021 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 in a fast-changing world.

Event Event date Location Notes Registered Register
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Mon 24 Feb 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 4

Registration is now closed

CiLCA Portfolio Guidance unit 2 Thu 7 May 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 2
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 3&4 Mon 29 Jun 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 1
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance units 1&5 Wed 23 Sep 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 1
CiLCA Portfolio Guidance unit 2 Thu 12 Nov 2020 9:30 am WALC Offices Free to training scheme subscribers 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
NALC Spring Conference 2020 Tue 17 Mar 2020 9:00 am Early bird price for Members £210.00 + VAT 0
Warwickshire County Council Consultation Day Wed 1 Apr 2020 10:00 am The Conference Centre – Warwick University, Wellesbourne Campus Free to all Councils from Warwickshire County 5
Planning Workshop - Extensions, Replacement Dwellings and Appeals Thu 30 Apr 2020 5:00 pm Elizabeth House (Stratford on Avon District Council Offices) Open to all councils from Stratford District £35 0