Understanding: Purpose, People & Powers
This essential training session aimed at Councillors and Clerks is part of the 'Understanding Your Council' series, and will provide an overview on your Purpose, the People involved and the Powers available to you and the role and responsibilities of a Councillor.
It will benefit new and seasoned Councillors as an introduction, or refresher on up to date practices.
Due to the capacity for the event places are limited to 2 per council.
Zoom Meeting Room
will be opened.
|6.30 pm - 8.00 pm||
Come to understand
1 CPD Points
Record of attendance at training events is required when applying for the Local Council Awards Scheme
£25.00 per delegate for Member Councils
Members will receive a £15 discount when registering for a third event in the 'Understanding Your Council' series.
Non-member fee £50.00
|Help with Delegate’s Fees||
WALC will subsidise member councils
PLEASE ENSURE YOU HAVE THE AGREEMENT OF YOUR COUNCIL TO PAY THE COURSE FEE
Any delegate cancellations
must be received in writing 5 days before the event for a full refund of the fee. Substitute delegate(s) may be named at any time up to the event.
|Terms and Conditions of Registration||
|To attend this session||
you will need
A Zoom account (a free account is fine). please ensure you register for the event in the usual way using the same email address you use for your Zoom account.
A suitable device for attending the session with a speaker, camera and microphone; laptops and tablets are ideal.
Clerk and WALC Tutor
Gill has been involved with local councils since the early 1990’s first as a parish councillor and then as the clerk to a variety of parish councils across Worcestershire, where she currently works part-time. Gill holds a BA (Hons) in Business Studies and has achieved the Cert HE in Local Policy Studies (the forerunner to today’s CiLCA qualification) from Cheltenham and Gloucester College. Ongoing CPD has seen her gain the CiLCA 2012 additional requirement so that her councils are able to adopt the General Power of Competence, where eligible. Having worked alongside various trainers for WorcestershireCALC Gill added to her qualifications with PTLLS (Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector) to support her in the delivery of her informative training sessions.