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.

27
Mar
2019

Difficult Conversations and Resolving Conflict

Wed 27 Mar 2019 10:30 am -1:30 pm
£30.00
Difficult Conversations and Resolving Conflict

We will look at the skills and practice needed to resolve conflict, from preparation to holding a difficult conversation. It will cover the various stages involved, including identifying needs, exploring options, and reaching an outcome. The underlying emphasis will be on fairness and preserving relationships.

This event is being run by Green Pepper

28
Mar
2019

Licensing Workshop

Open to all councils from Stratford District £35
Licensing Workshop

SDC 150

This event is being run by Stratford District Council and is open to Parish and Town Councillors & Clerks from the Stratford on Avon District area.

 

02
Apr
2019

GDPR and Protecting Personal Data

Tue 2 Apr 2019 10:30 am -1:00 pm
£30.00
GDPR and Protecting Personal Data

The workshop will provide a broad overview of the GDPR; and how it affects the way organisations collect and process data. In particular, it will look at the practical steps needed for compliance.

This event is being run by Green Pepper

04
Apr
2019

Cemetery Management and Operation in Leicestershire

Thu 4 Apr 2019 10:00 am
£40 to members
Cemetery Management and Operation in Leicestershire

This course is being delivered by Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management (ICCM).   The course focuses on the management and operation of cemeteries in compliance with the Local Authorities Cemeteries Order 1977 and associated legislation. Both courses are designed to equip clerks and councillors with the skills and knowledge they need to operate cemeteries effectively and legally.  Common problems are discussed and ways to avoid these by using the law.  Full details can be found here: https://www.leicestershireandrutlandalc.gov.uk/cemetery-management.html.

04
Apr
2019

Granting, Exercising & Transferring Rights of Burial

Thu 4 Apr 2019 1:30 pm -4:30 pm
£40 to members
Granting, Exercising & Transferring Rights of Burial

In an age of litigation it is vital that burial authorities protect their position by allowing only those legally entitled rights to take over grave ownership. This course identifies the legal documents that are required to effect a transfer of ownership to the person entitled to the rights and what to do should no legal documents be available.

09
Apr
2019

Difficult Conversations and Resolving Conflict

Tue 9 Apr 2019 10:30 am -1:30 pm
£30.00
Difficult Conversations and Resolving Conflict

We will look at the skills and practice needed to resolve conflict, from preparation to holding a difficult conversation. It will cover the various stages involved, including identifying needs, exploring options, and reaching an outcome. The underlying emphasis will be on fairness and preserving relationships.

This event is being run by Green Pepper

27
Apr
2019

RSA Warwickshire - How Low-Carbon is your Community?

Sat 27 Apr 2019 9:15 am -1:15 pm
Free event
RSA Warwickshire - How Low-Carbon is your Community?

Do you have good examples of low-carbon initiatives in your community? Do you have aspirations to address climate change where you live and are looking for ideas? Do come along if you’re interested in getting involved. There’ll be time for informal conversation too. 

Our mission is 21st century enlightenment. By sharing powerful ideas and carrying out cutting-edge research combined with practical action, we believe we can help create a better society by unleashing the talents of others. 

01
May
2019

Motivating Your Staff and Volunteers

Wed 1 May 2019 10:30 am -1:00 pm
£30.00
Motivating Your Staff and Volunteers

We will consider the various factors in a workplace that can motivate (or de-motivate) a person, drawing where possible on the experience of the workshop participants. We will then look at how current practices might be improved. We will also consider the important role of leaders, managers and supervisors in driving motivation, looking in particular at the positive qualities and ethical behaviours that can help to achieve this.

This events is being run by Green Pepper

16
May
2019

Promoting Your Organisation on Social Media

Thu 16 May 2019 10:30 am -1:00 pm
£30.00
Promoting Your Organisation on Social Media

This workshop will help participants to become more confident in using social media to market their organisation, whether that be for events, campaigns or more generally to raise awareness. It will consider how to extend your organisation’s presence on social media and how to help increase engagement. In particular, it will look at how to make content more effective, using examples from Facebook and Twitter.

This event is being run by Green Pepper

24
May
2019

Recruiting Staff with Confidence

Open to all Councils £45
Recruiting Staff with Confidence

Full day programme

The appointment process involves a series of stages that requires the Manager to maintain effective ownership of the process, usually with other officers who will form part of the overall selection process.

17
Jun
2019

Playground Inspection training in Leicestershire

Mon 17 Jun 2019 9:00 am -1:00 pm
£50.00
Playground Inspection training in Leicestershire

This course is delivered by Louisa Hill, Training Development Manager at PSS Ltd and RPII accredited inspector.  The purpose of the course will be to train candidates to undertake the regular visual inspection of fixed playground equipment at their sites and effectively record/report any issues identified. The syllabus will broadly cover the main elements of the RPII Routine Inspector Course focusing primarily on the practical inspection of the playground equipment. 

COST: £50 per delegate (members), £125 per delegate (non-members)

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS A MAXIMUM OF 20 PLACES AVAILABLE FOR EACH COURSE. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BOOK A PLACE PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR CURRENT AVAILABILITY.

VENUE: Jubilee Hall, Anstey

21
Jun
2019

Local Council EXPO

Fri 21 Jun 2019 9:00 am -5:00 pm
Pre-booked tickets from as little as £12.50
Local Council EXPO

The Major Exhibition of Products and Services for Local Councils returns.
The largest event for Local Councils in 2019

LGRC, working with NALC is staging a second one day EXPO for the Local Council Sector.  This follows the first event that took place in 2016. In the EXPO we aim to provide an opportunity for Clerks and Councillors to see the complete range of products and services that a Council might need, all in one place.