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Autumn Conference - A sense of Belonging

An event brought to you by Norfolk ALC and SLCC Norfolk Branch. Our theme for the day is Belonging.
Belonging to a place - nurturing a sense of community, collaboration and ownership.
Belonging to our sector and profession - re-connecting with the values of civility and respect.
Belonging to ourselves - re-connecting with our inner resilience and strength.

This theme will be reflected throughout the day... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Oct 2022 10:20 by Gabbie Joyce

Tags: Conference, Networking, NorfolkALC, SLCC, Training

AGAR!! Is this your first time? Join our upcoming training session.

AGAR!! Is this your first time? Join our upcoming training session.

Book your place on our AGAR training, Tuesday, 10.30am.

Pauline James is our Tutor for this course, designed to equip new Clerks, or those who have very limited experience of year-end activities. The session will cover the reconciliation of the cashbook to the bank statements, completion of the AGAR form, (also known as the Annual Return), the Variance Analysis, an example of a set of accounts, and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Apr 2022 13:16 by Gabbie Joyce

Tags: Training

CiLCA success - Justine Luckhurst, Necton Parish Council

CiLCA success - Justine Luckhurst, Necton Parish Council

Congratulations to Justine Luckhurst, who achieved her Certificate in Local Council Administration this month. Justine is Clerk to Necton Parish Council, with about two years experience in the post, she undertake her CiLCA studies with us in September 2021.

"I am so glad I went through the CilCA training, at first the idea of additional work and completing assessments was daunting but the training and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 13:00 by Gabbie Joyce

Tags: CiLCA, General Power of Competence, Training

NEW extra AGAR training

NEW extra AGAR training

In addition to our course on the 21 March (which has only one place left), we have an extra date on 26 April. These courses, delivered by Pauline James, will take you through the steps required to prepare your year-end accounts and complete the AGAR. The session will cover the reconciliation of the cashbook to the bank statements, completion of the AGAR form, (also known as the Annual Return), the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 14:00 by Kevin Bacon

Tags: AGAR, training

Lantra Award Training Course

Redenhall with Harleston Town Council are offering Lantra Training to be held at the Recreation Ground, Harleston in May 2022 date TBC

Course outline.

Modules – Hand Held Hedge Trimmer

Ride On Mowers

Pedestrian Mowers

Brush Cutters/Trimmers

Leaf Blowers

As part of the Lantra assessed course the trainees are tested and on successful completion of the assessment will receive a Lantra Skills ID card and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Dec 2021 16:38 by Kevin Bacon

Tags: Training



Last few places left on courses next week: book your place

Memorial Safety and Administration
Tuesday, 26 October, 10am to 11.30am, delivered by our associate Trainer, Alan Fairchild, MBE, FSLCC, this course will cover:

  • burial law & management powers
  • health and safety responsibilities
  • documentation & electronic record keeping
  • licensing erection and retention of memorials
  • compliance with British... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 12:52 by Kevin Bacon

Tags: Training

New training course: Chairing in-person meetings

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Chairing in-person meetings, 7pm to 9pm on Wednesday, 22 September

Effectively chairing in-person meetings and events requires a range of skills. This practical session explores strategies and techniques to help new and experienced councillors alike to get the most from the meetings they chair, including skills to encourage everyone to participate and to manage conflict when it arises.

Bookings open... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Aug 2021 09:09 by Kevin Bacon

Tags: Chairman, Chairperson, Training


Is your Council operating in accordance with current legislation and best practice? Book your place on these essential courses, FOI – 10am on 27 July and GDPR – 7pm on 28 July.

Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 08:30 by Kevin Bacon

Tags: GDPR, training

All about the Money!

All about the Money!

One of the many Norfolk ALC membership benefits is affordable and easy access to training delivered by experienced and qualified Trainers who have extensive sector experience – so they know the theory and how it plays out in practice. One such Practitioner is Steve Parkinson, a former Town Clerk and accountant with over 30 years' experience, and specialises in Finance and VAT. Here are just three... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 14:30 by Kevin Bacon

Tags: Training

New Councillors - book your place on Induction training

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

Tags: Induction, New Councillor, Roles And Responsibilities, Training