Tags: Training

Role of the Clerk

Role of the Clerk

New course available for booking at Carrowbreck House on 21 & 28 November 2019. Please click here for more information and booking.

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.

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Cemetery Training

Cemetery Training

After the success of the Cemetery training course delivered by Alan Fairchild we are pleased to offer a new date, Monday 21 October, at Carrowbreck House, Hellesdon.

For more information and to book a place click here

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Norfolk Clerks – Embark on your CiLCA study in October with Norfolk ALC

Norfolk Clerks – Embark on your CiLCA study in October with Norfolk ALC

Thanks to our continued EU grant funding, you can benefit with a 50% reduction on fees for both the training courses and registration fees associated with CiLCA. This is only available from your County Association, an accredited provider of CiLCA training. Access to this funding is available to non-members also, contact us for details.

Our next course starts on Wednesday, 23 October, 09.30 am at Carrowbreck... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: CiLCA, Training

Clerks Networking Sessions

Clerks Networking Sessions

An opportunity for local Town and Parish Clerks (only) to meet and discuss topical matters. This is an ideal opportunity to engage with neighbouring Council Clerks and explore ways of approaching matters that might have commonality across borders.

Sessions are 10.15am to noon and are free to attend, but must be booked in advance via our booking system.

Dates & Locations

Wednesday 10 September - County... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Sep 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

TRAINING: Chairman Refresher Course

A refresher day covering the key elements of being a local Council Chairman; leadership, legal powers and duties, public relations, managing council meetings, facilitation, ethical standards and being a good employer.

Monday 14 October - Carrowbreck House
Wednesday 6 November - Wereham Village Hall

For more information and booking click here

Posted: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 15:53 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

TRAINING: Managing Allotments – understanding your onions

TRAINING: Managing Allotments – understanding your onions

This course is for officers and staff who have responsibility for managing the administration of Council allotments. Delivered by experienced Tutors from the National Allotment Society, the session will look at the legislation and it's practical application in dealing with issues about facility and tenancy management. It is designed for those new to allotment management as well as those wishing to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 13:30 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Law & Good Practice of Local Council Meetings

Law & Good Practice of Local Council Meetings

A new Norfolk ALC training course has been added to the Calendar which looks at good meeting law and practice, examines the changing role of clerks and councillors in a digital age and challenges more traditional council committee structures to improve management and delivery of local council services, community consultation and feedback and making representations in more effective ways.

The course... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 09:04 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Role of the Clerk course - places still available

Role of the Clerk course - places still available

There a few places left on our next Role of the Clerk course being held on Thursday 11 July and Monday 15 July at Wereham. For more information and to book a place click here.

Posted: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

TRAINING: Being an Effective Councillor

TRAINING: Being an Effective Councillor

New dates added:

Monday 9 September - Wereham Village Hall
Thursday 12 September - Carrowbreck House

2.5 CPD Points
One day intensive course
£60 + VAT
9.30am - 3.30pm

Covers roles and responsibilities, getting things done for your community, procedures and law, working with your Clerk, planning, budgeting and finance.

Posted: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 15:45 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training

Norfolk Clerks .....

Norfolk Clerks .....

there is still time to benefit from significant EU grant funding for your CiLCA training. We have added another course to our schedule for this year, starting in October. If you are worried that you're not ready for this qualification, why not update your existing knowledge by booking on our next Role of the Clerk course in July (two-day course, 11 & 15 July at Wereham Village Hall). Funding for... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:00 by Helen Carrier

Tags: Training