In partnership with our neighbouring county association colleagues, we can offer our members access to a broad range of general topics as e-learning courses. Whilst they are not specifically tailored to the local council sector they enable officers and local councillors to gain a good understanding on a range of topics such as data protection and health and safety. Once you have booked your place you... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:30 by Helen Carrier
Dates added for September and October
Delivered by Philip Peacock SLCC, clerk to Huntingdon Town Council
Operation London Bridge is the plan for what will happen in the UK following the death of a senior national figure, this guidance is based on Queen Elizabeth II, however, you can take elements of this for other senior members of the royal family.
Is your council ready for this major historic event,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:45 by Helen Carrier
Just a couple of places left on our July Being an Effective Councillor course running on 6 & 8 July, 10am to 12.30pm each morning. Book now.
Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 12:50 by Gabbie Joyce
Lantra accredited Basic Tree Survey and Inspection Course on 15 July in Hardingham, delivered by EasTec UK LTD. Bookings are now open.
Identifying hazardous trees is a vital part asset management for local councils. This training is designed to help you recognise and then report issues to an appropriate expert. It's a basic one-day course to give you the knowledge to be able to identify potential hazards.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:55 by Gabbie Joyce
The Norfolk Association of Architects, The Norwich Society and Civic Voice, the national charity for the civic movement, have launched the search for the best new architecture in the county as part of their 2021 Norwich + Norfolk Design and Craftsmanship Awards. These biennial awards celebrate outstanding buildings and places in the county. A presentation ceremony will be held this Autumn.
The awards... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Jun 2021 09:00 by Helen Carrier
Working in partnership with our colleagues at Suffolk ALC, we are delighted to bring you this new series of modularized training, providing lots of flexibility for new and more experienced Chair or Vice Chair who wish to brush up on some aspects of their role. Each module will be delivered via Zoom to groups of no more than twelve delegates. There are four modules, each can be booked separately. They... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 14:24 by Gabbie Joyce
NEW - Improving internal council communications. Book now
Wednesday 16 June 7pm (two hours)
Effective internal communication is the cornerstone of good council operations. Yet ensuring the development and sustainability of good internal communication is often a challenge for councils of all shapes and sizes. This session explores strategies to identify gaps and challenges in internal communication,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 11:30 by Helen Carrier
HR WEBINAR – MANAGING GOOD PERFORMANCE – Book direct
Wed 26 May 1.30 – 3pm (90 mins)
Whether your staff work from home, the office or are out and about, you want to ensure their motivation and delivery both remain strong. This session explores the theory and practice of motivating and achieving high performance from your team.
Speaker - Maria Aguilar, Director at HR Services Partnership.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 May 2021 10:37 by Gabbie Joyce
May has been a wonderful month for Norfolk ALC students who achieved their CiLCA qualification:
Nicky Allen - Clerk to Wrenningham Parish Council
Michelle Wroth - Clerk to Docking Parish Council
Adrian Lawson - Clerk to a council in Kent, who was able to join our CiLCA course as it is delivered online.
Posted: Fri, 21 May 2021 15:49 by Gabbie Joyce
Planning for Councillors delivered by Michael Rayner
One of the great things about these courses is the input from the other attendees. It covered a lot of ground and I would recommend it for any Parish Councillor interested in how the planning system in the UK works. It was also a chance to get questions answered by an expert, so useful on that count too. (May 2021)
Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 17:00 by Gabbie Joyce