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Places still available on the Cemetery Training course

Places still available on the Cemetery Training course

Wednesday 28 October 2020
11am - 1pm

This course will provide an understanding of the legal, administrative and financial duties of parish and town councils for the provision, management and maintenance of civil cemeteries and both closed and open Church of England churchyards. To provide an understanding of the legal and practical issues around the safety testing, repairs and reinstatement of memorials.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 09:30 by Helen Carrier

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Top tip from our Trainer

Top tip from our Trainer

Now that we're entering Budget season, this is a good time to check your Financial Regulations.

Are they based upon the current NALC Model 2019 There have been some significant updates since the last Model (2016).

The Model is designed to bring together both legal obligations and good practice, and there is provision to tailor in accordance with the needs of your Council.

If this is new or unfamiliar... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:00 by Helen Carrier

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BRAND NEW COURSE, especially for Clerks who are running out of time

Time Management for busy Clerks, 9.30 am to 11.30 am, Tuesday 20 October

Rosemary Cochrane, Trainer and previous Clerk, has redesigned her very popular Time Management course into a Zoom friendly version. This course is strictly limited to six delegates and includes a small level of pre-course work.

Early booking is essential and you will receive joining instructions and pre-course work as soon as you... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 12:30 by Helen Carrier

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Training Courses – final call for bookings on……

Training Courses – final call for bookings on……

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:30 by Helen Carrier

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Training courses for clerks .....

Training courses for clerks .....

Especially for Clerks of smaller parish councils...

Financial Regulations, choosing controls that work for your council 1 October - 2.30pm to 4pm. Our Tutor, Pauline James, will consider the model financial regulations and concentrate on what controls are needed for most councils, and why they are important and relevant. This session will also identify the important connection between financial regulations... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 10:30 by Helen Carrier

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Training courses too good to miss .....

Training courses too good to miss .....

Chairmanship skills 22 and 29 September - 9.30 to noon. A two-part course for those who wish to refresh their existing skills and those thinking ahead to Chairman elections in May 2021.

Engaging your Community 30 September - 10am to noon. An opportunity to find new and innovate ways to connect with your residents. Book quick as there are only three places left.

Introduction to Neighbourhood Planning... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:00 by Helen Carrier

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Great feedback!

Great feedback!

See below for feedback from our recent courses. A big thank you to all our delegates for supporting our training and, of course, a big thank you to all our excellent trainers.

Being an effective Councillor (delivered via Zoom, July 2020)

"Thank you for this morning's enlightening session, which I thoroughly enjoyed, although the content was a bit daunting. I'm far more aware of exactly what I have taken... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:00 by Helen Carrier

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Role of the Clerk Course - NEW DATES

Role of the Clerk Course - NEW DATES

This new and improved detailed course covers your role, the role of the Council and the Councillors as well as powers and duties, standing orders, meetings, finance, information management, planning, elections, casual vacancies and co-option and much more.

This course is also suited to Clerks who wish to refresh specific knowledge and can be booked as individual modules - contact Gabbie for more information... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 10:30 by Helen Carrier

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TRAINING: Being An Effective Councillor - NEW DATE ADDED

TRAINING: Being An Effective Councillor - NEW DATE ADDED

Due to popular demand we have added new dates to the Calendar for October.

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:00 by Helen Carrier

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TRAINING: Managing Cemeteries and Closed Churchyards

TRAINING: Managing Cemeteries and Closed Churchyards

The above course has been added to the training programme to be held via Zoom in July. Please go to the Calendar for more information and booking.

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 10:00 by Helen Carrier

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