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.

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How To Make Effective Responses To Planning Applications The New National Policy Planning Framework
Event date 10-Nov-2012
Event End Date 10-Nov-2012
Individual Price Free
Location
Ettington Community Centre
Rogers Lane
Ettington Community Centre
How To Make Effective Responses To Planning Applications The New National Policy Planning Framework
Event date 01-Dec-2012 10:00 am
Event End Date 01-Dec-2012 1:00 pm
Registered 0
Registration closes 23-Nov-2012
Individual Price Free
Location
Fillongley Village Hall
Coventry Road
Fillongley Village Hall

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'Off to a Flying Start' Clerk Induction Day
Event date 11-Dec-2012 10:00 am
Event End Date 11-Dec-2012 12:45 pm
Registered 0
Available places 30
Registration closes 05-Dec-2012
Individual Price Free
Location
Norton Lindsey Village Hall
Main Road
Norton Lindsey Village Hall
30

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Financial Clinic
Event date 17-Jan-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 17-Jan-2013 1:00 pm
Registered 7
Available places 43
Registration closes 10-Jan-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Alcester Jubilee Centre
Conway Fields
Alcester Jubilee Centre
43

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CANCELLED Supporting Communities and Neighbourhoods in Planning with WRCC and CRPE
Event date 19-Jan-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 19-Jan-2013 4:00 pm
Registered 0
Registration closes 11-Jan-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Fillongley Village Hall
Coventry Road
Fillongley Village Hall

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Supporting Communities and Neighbourhoods in Planning with WRCC and CRPE RESCHEDULED
Event date 02-Feb-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 02-Feb-2013 4:00 pm
Registration closes 11-Jan-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Fillongley Village Hall
Coventry Road
Fillongley Village Hall
Supporting Communities and Neighbourhoods in Planning with WRCC and CRPE
Event date 09-Feb-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 09-Feb-2013 4:00 pm
Registration closes 11-Jan-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Alderminster Village Hall
New Road
Alderminster Village Hall
Induction Day – “Being a Good Councillor and Clerk”
Event date 27-Apr-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 27-Apr-2013 4:00 pm
Registered 4
Registration closes 10-Apr-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Binley Woods Village Hall
Rugby Road
Binley Woods Village Hall

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How to Undertake a Neighbourhood Development Plan
Event date 18-May-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 18-May-2013 2:30 pm
Registered 1
Registration closes 12-May-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
The Pavilion (Hockley Heath)
Old Warwick Road
The Pavilion (Hockley Heath)

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Employment Law - Awareness of Employment Responsibilities  And Encouraging a Good Employment Relationship
Event date 15-Jun-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 15-Jun-2013 12:45 pm
Registered 4
Registration closes 06-Jun-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Binley Woods Village Hall
Rugby Road
Binley Woods Village Hall

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Chairmanship Training for newly elected Chairs, aspiring chairman and interested clerks's
Event date 13-Jul-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 13-Jul-2013 1:00 pm
Registered 2
Individual Price Free
Location
Binley Woods Village Hall
Rugby Road
Binley Woods Village Hall

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Chairmanship Training for newly elected Chairs, aspiring chairman and interested clerks
Event date 14-Sep-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 14-Sep-2013 1:00 pm
Registered 4
Registration closes 11-Sep-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Alderminster Village Hall
New Road
Alderminster Village Hall

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Induction Day – “Being a Good Councillor and Clerk”
Event date 05-Oct-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 05-Oct-2013 4:00 pm
Registered 17
Registration closes 26-Sep-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Ettington Community Centre
Rogers Lane
Ettington Community Centre

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Budget Setting 2014-2015 for Local Councils *bookings closed*
Event date 15-Oct-2013 6:00 pm
Event End Date 15-Oct-2013 8:30 pm
Registered 26
Registration closes 07-Oct-2013
Individual Price Free
Location
Wootton Park
Wootton Wawen
Wootton Park

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How To Make Effective Responses To Planning Applications The New National Policy Planning Framework
Event date 16-Nov-2013 10:00 am
Event End Date 16-Nov-2013 1:00 pm
Registered 40
Registration closes 27-Oct-2013
Individual Price Free

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Data Protection - Freedom of Information - Data Transparency BRIEFING EVENT
Event date 18-Jan-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 18-Jan-2014 3:00 pm
Registered 37
Available places 13
Registration closes 09-Jan-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
The Grange Hall (Southam)
Coventry Road
The Grange Hall (Southam)
13

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Governance and Accountability for Local Councils
Event date 01-Feb-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 01-Feb-2014 1:00 pm
Registered 22
Available places 3
Registration closes 23-Jan-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Offchurch Village Hall
School Hill
Offchurch Village Hall
3

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How To Make Effective Responses To Planning Applications The New National Policy Planning Framework
Event date 22-Mar-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 22-Mar-2014 1:00 pm
Registered 31
Available places 14
Registration closes 13-Mar-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Ettington Community Centre
Rogers Lane
Ettington Community Centre
14

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Induction Day – “Being a Good Councillor and Clerk”

 

The course is aimed at new Councillors and Clerks who have very recently come on board.  It provides essential knowledge for new councillors to help them fulfil their role and will help all Clerks to make an early, effective and confident start to their new careers. It is our intention to provide a very basic introduction to the running of a parish council. A pack with notes and hand-outs will be issued to delegates on the day.

 

The event will be led by Georgina Beaumont, Clerk to Shipston on Stour Town Council and Bill Robinson, Clerk to Stockton Parish Council

Event date 26-Apr-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 26-Apr-2014 4:00 pm
Registered 33
Available places 0
Registration closes 17-Apr-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Ettington Community Centre
Rogers Lane
Ettington Community Centre

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Chairmanship Training for Newly Elected Chairs, Aspiring Chairman & Interested Clerks

This session is aimed at those councillors who wish to improve their chairing skills and to give confidence to those who might have recently been elected as chairmen or maybe in the future. 

Event date 28-Jun-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 28-Jun-2014 1:00 pm
Registered 17
Available places 13
Registration closes 19-Jun-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Alderminster Village Hall
New Road
Alderminster Village Hall
13

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Induction Day – “Being a Good Councillor and Clerk”

The course is aimed at new Councillors and Clerks who have very recently come on board.  It provides essential knowledge for new councillors to help them fulfil their role and will help all Clerks to make an early, effective and confident start to their new careers.

Event date 19-Jul-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 19-Jul-2014 4:00 pm
Registered 29
Available places 6
Registration closes 10-Jul-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Binley Woods Village Hall
Rugby Road
Binley Woods Village Hall
6

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Local Government Pension Requirements for Parish and Town Councils (free to members)

Jeff Houston, Head of Pensions at the Local Government Association will lead a briefing session on the changes to Local Government Pensions for parish and town councils

Event date 18-Sep-2014 5:00 pm
Event End Date 18-Sep-2014 7:00 pm
Registered 34
Available places 6
Registration closes 10-Sep-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Lapworth Village Hall
Old Warwick Road
Lapworth Village Hall
6

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Financial Briefing & Finding Funding Workshop

The event is aimed at parish and town council RFOS, clerks and councillors

The morning session will be 'Financial Briefing'

The afternoon session will be 'Finding Funding Workshop'

Event date 10-Oct-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 10-Oct-2014 4:00 pm
Registered 32
Available places 8
Registration closes 02-Oct-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
The Grange Hall (Southam)
Coventry Road
The Grange Hall (Southam)
8

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Openness of Local Government Bodies Regulations 2014

The national rules have been changed to make parish and town councils, more transparent and accountable to their local communities.....this session will provide practical guidance on the action councils need to take to comply with the new requirements and a  general overview of the situation.

Event date 07-Nov-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 07-Nov-2014 1:00 pm
Registered 30
Available places 10
Registration closes 02-Nov-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
The Grange Hall (Southam)
Coventry Road
The Grange Hall (Southam)
10

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How To Make Effective Responses To Planning Applications

The policies and framework in which planning decisions are made has changed dramatically over the past year.  Where does this leave parish and town councils when responding to planning applications?

Event date 06-Dec-2014 10:00 am
Event End Date 06-Dec-2014 3:30 pm
Registered 22
Available places 13
Registration closes 30-Nov-2014
Individual Price Free
Location
Mancetter Memorial Hall
Old Farm Road
Mancetter Memorial Hall
13

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