Chairing Meetings

Chairing Meetings

Is every meeting you chair run efficiently and effectively?
Do you encourage and manage the debate and discussion?
If you get to chair meetings, whether they are Council meetings, committee meetings, voluntary bodies, fundraising, or community groups, then this is the session for you.

Event date Sat 19 Jan 2019 10:00 am
Event Ends Sat 19 Jan 2019 1:00 pm
Registered 14
Registration closes Tue 15 Jan 2019 8:00 am
Notes £30 to Member Councils
Speaker Kim Bedford
Location Bearley Village Hall

9.30am - 10.00am


and refreshments

10.00am - 1.00pm

In this short session on chairing skills we will explore

  • What is a good / bad chairman?
  • Good practice in managing a meeting
  • Agendas
  • The importance of clear understandable guidelines
  • How to deal with difficult situations
  • Lastly, the value of vision and leadership


1.5 CPD Points

Record of attendance at training events required when applying for the Local Council Awards Scheme

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Bearley Village Hall

There is sufficent parking at the venue


Kim Bedford

Kim has over 10 years’ experience in the local council sector, initially as a council clerk, then as a councillor and County Officer for Gloucestershire, where she developed and instigated advice and training for councillors and clerks.

Experienced Clerk and Valued Tutor

Seeing numerous changes, she has incorporated many new ideas and details into her courses to enable her attendees to ‘hit the ground running’ with enthusiasm and knowledge.

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