This essential training session aimed at Councillors and Clerks is part of the 'Understanding Your Council' series, and will provide an overview on your standing orders and your responsibilities as a Councillor.
It will benefit new and seasoned Councillors as an introduction, or refresher on up to date practices.
|Event date||Thu 2 Dec 2021 16:30|
|Event Ends||Thu 2 Dec 2021 18:00|
|Registration closes||Wed 1 Dec 2021 12:00|
|Location||WALC Zoom Room|
|Event Categories||Understanding your council|
|6.30 pm - 8.00 pm||
Understand the reason for Standing Orders, the contents of the model document, and how following Standing Orders helps the council to comply with good practice.
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
Non-member fee £50.00
|Help with Delegate’s Fees||
WALC will subsidise member councils
Unfortunately the website cannot currently handle the free places, so if you qualify please email and we will amend any relevant invoices.
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.
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|To attend this session||
you will need
A suitable device for attending the session with a speaker, camera and microphone; laptops and tablets are ideal.
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.