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Training & Events Calendar

Website Accessibility Regulations 2018

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 18:45

Cost: £15.00 or £11.25 with small council bursary

Some councils have continued concerns about the application of the 2018 Regulations. The aim of this webinar is to generate better understanding of what councils need to do to meet or strive to meet the requirements.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_msBx3ZqyS0mIu8bKoKBdHQ

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Clerks Discussion Forum

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 10:00

Free of Charge

An opportunity for clerks to discuss with other clerk's current topical issues

Joining Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84291794243

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Induction session for new Clerks

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:00

Time: 1.00pm to 4.00pm

Cost: £48.00 or £36.80 with small council bursary

The session will include production of lawful agendas, effective minutes, learning legislation for local councils, introduction to accounts, the financial regime and much more! It is a must for every new clerk.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_R7JzjHcmQ3Kjbdz5GeabUg

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Off to a Flying Start

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 13:00

Time: 1.00pm to 4.00pm

Cost: £48.00 or £36.80 with small council bursary

Specifically aimed at new councillors or councillors that have done training previously but want to refresh their knowledge. We will look at a wide range of issues covering the roles, responsibilities and duties of the Council, a Councillor, the Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8926328388106751243

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Councillors Discussion Forum

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 18:45

Free of Charge

An opportunity for councillors to discuss with other councillors current topical issues

Joining Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85957632650

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Are you getting the most out of the technology available to Local Councils? - Cloudy IT

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 10:00

Cost: £15.00 or £11.25 with small council bursary

A one-hour hands on webinar designed to highlight the benefits of working in the Microsoft 365 Cloud. This masterclass will run through real-world examples of how councils are utilising the cloud to operate and continue serving their communities during the Covid-19 crisis. Focusing on 4 key areas, the masterclass will cover the basics as well as provide attendees with knowledge of how the applications in the cloud work and how it can benefit the council.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HAvZ6Dk-TkinaB_3fXEGlg

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Finance training for smaller councils, those with GBI under £25,000 and who are subject to the Transparency Code for those authorities

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 10:00

Cost: £15.00 or £11.25 with small council bursary

An overview of financial administration and accounts for the smaller local councils - legislation and regulations that must be adhered to.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8841340537326260491

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Clerks Discussion Forum

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 18:45

Free of Charge

An opportunity for clerks to liaise/network with other clerks on current topical issues.

Joining Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87483895449

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Managing council employees: Getting the recruitment process right

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 10:00

Cost: £15.00 or £11.25 with small council bursary

The recruitment process forms the basis of the employment relationship. A council's employees are generally its most valuable (and most expensive asset) so, it is important that the council gets this process right! This short, interactive session provides guidance and the basic tools for councils to ensure compliance with the law and best practice in the recruitment process.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UAoSRoJPTwWdSoRIotv9xg

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Off to a Flying Start

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 10:00

Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Cost : £48.00 or £36.80 with small council bursary

Specifically aimed at new councillors or councillors that have done training previously but want to refresh their knowledge. We will look at a wide range of issues covering the roles, responsibilities and duties of the Council, a Councillor, the Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5083338436448534539

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Spreading Your Wings - Developing your knowledge as a Councillor SESSION CANCELLED DEFERRED TO MAY/JUNE

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 10:00

Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Cost: £48.00 or £36.80 with small council bursary

This session builds on the new councillor webinars provided by YLCA. It would be particularly suitable for councillors who have already attended new councillor training, to broaden their knowledge. Councillors who have been in office for some time who would like a refresher may also find this webinar helpful.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/50101857671855373

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Local Council Powers, S137 and General Power of Competence (GPC)

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 14:00

Cost: £15.00 or £11.25 with small council bursary

This session will explain what councils can and cannot do, within the law, using the Local Government Act 1972, Section 137 and looks at the eligibility criteria and application of the GPC.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1768647329262071051

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Councillors Discussion Forum

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 18:45

Free of Charge

An opportunity for councillors to liaise/network with other councillors on current topical issues.

Joining Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87489862341

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Chairmanship Skills - Session cancelled deferred to May/June

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 10:00

Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Cost: £48.00 or £36.80 with small council bursary

We will examine the general principles of chairmanship, the importance of a good agenda, management of meetings, stimulating debate, managing councillors and the public and effective working with the clerk.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7907659452275018251

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Managing council employees: Conduction appraisals

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 18:45

Cost: £15.00 or £11.25 with small council bursary

Appraisals are about both past performance and the future; they are an opportunity to discuss and set goals for employee performance, development and support. This short, interactive session, provides guidance and the basic tools for a council to conduct effective appraisals of council employees.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_h7kZOZYCSDWH_w-UfjwcUQ

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Clerks Discussion Forum

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 14:00

Free of Charge

An opportunity for clerks to liaise/network with other clerks on current topical issues

Joining Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89809890806

Venue:
webinar
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk