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Training & Events Calendar

Chairmanship Skills – Part 2

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 18:30

Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Cost: £34.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

Continuation of the Part 1 session. Only book onto this course if you are also booked onto a Part 1 session.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMtdO6vrzgrGddo-ZQmuPxSM0nHvhV-fS7b

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

Off to a Flying Start – for New Councillors, Part 1

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 18:30

Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Cost: £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

This course is divided into two parts for the benefit of participants. The two sessions are 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. Only book onto this session if you are booking onto the Part 2 session too.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0td-Gsqz8uHNdtf63WZemeW5OjOAJs2Yup

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

Off to a Flying Start – for New Councillors, Part 2

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 18:30

Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Cost: £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

The continuation of this course. The two sessions are specifically aimed at new councillors or councillors that have done training previously but want to refresh their knowledge. Only book onto this session if you are also booking on the Part 1 session.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtfu2sqT8jG9fNiMxJiegtSTcrpxUBfHJY

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

Appointing, Structuring and Using Committees for Council Business

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 10:00

Time: 10.00am to 11.30am

Cost: £25.00 or £12.50 with small council bursary

This training session will provide councils with information about how to appoint, structure and use committees for councils to work lawfully.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAsfuGtpzoiEtMbCZNVkR8FCeEAOzgUjdBv

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

Councillor Discussion Forum

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 18:45

Time: 6.45pm - 7.45pm

Cost: FREE

An opportunity for councillors to liaise/network together. This forum is great for information sharing, asking questions and general networking. If you haven't already joined a discussion forum, please do give it a try. A YLCA officer is present throughout for support.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpf-mspz8tGdRx7aGDJ2yIbNJc0eQO_KDb

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

A Basic Understanding of the Planning System, Andrew Towlerton, Planning Consultant

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 18:30

Time: 6.30pm to 8.00pm

Cost: £25.00 or £12.50 with small council bursary

In the session we aim to help councils understand their role in and get the most from the planning system. There will be a focus on the roles and responsibilities of local councils in planning; local plan making, the National Planning Policy Framework introduced in 2012 and guidance on how to respond effectively to planning applications, including the use of material considerations and Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL).

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZItde2ppjkiHtLVPGa3zhLNtmiuUgpiOTTn

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

Developing your skills as a Councillor – Part 1

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 10:00

Time: 10.00am to 12noon

Cost: £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

This session builds on the new councillor webinar sessions provided by YLCA and would be particularly suitable for the members who attended those courses to broaden their knowledge. Councillors who have been in office for some time who would like a refresher will also find this session helpful. Only book onto this session if you are booking onto part 2.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMrcuusqzwjE920iqV2LMjipZTDPu6oszkm

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

Developing your skills as a Councillor – Part 2

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 10:00

Time: 10.00am to 12 noon

Cost: £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

Continuation from Part 1, to broaden councillors' knowledge of legislation, lawful meetings and so much more. Only book onto this session if you attended Part 1

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZctdOigpjIsGtKmzC9nnc1cL-o3dJDcHoB3

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

Induction for New Clerks - Limited number of places available

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 13:00

Induction for Clerks – Limited places available

1.00pm - 4.00pm

This face-to-face session will include production of lawful agendas, effective minutes, learning legislation for local councils, introduction to accounts, the financial regime and lots of time for questions and answers throughout the session. It is a must for every new clerk or for clerks that have been in post for some time but have never completed this training.

To register and book a place for this session, please email admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk.

Venue: Board Room, Commer House, Station Road, Tadcaster. LS24 9JF

Cost £50.00 or £25.00 with small council bursary

Venue:
Commer House, Station Road, Tadcaster
Contact:
admin@yorkshirelca.gov.uk

Clerks Discussion Forum

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 18:30

Clerks Discussion Forum

An opportunity for clerks to liaise/network with other clerks on current topical issues. Please register for the session at least the day before.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAkduyorDgiHNOMQT25M3M33SooKyAfAQ3_

6.30pm - 7.30pm

FREE OF CHARGE

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

Roles, Responsibilities and Duties of a Clerk - FOR COUNCILLORS ONLY

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 18:30

Roles, Responsibilities and Duties of the Clerk – FOR COUNCILLORS ONLY

6.30pm - 8.00pm

Cost £25.00 or £12.50 with small councils bursary

Councillors will gain a better understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a Clerk/RFO in this interactive session. In turn, this helps them to better undertake their role as a member of an employing body.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYof-moqD8qE9ftsazvzTbcszAWXT6dv5Ku

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

Risk Assessments - Financial and Corporate

Thu, 14 Jul 2022 10:00

Risk Assessments – Financial and Corporate

10.00am - 11.30am

Cost £25.00 or £12.50 with small council bursary

The webinar will cover financial risk assessments as well as the general risk assessments of local councils, what should be included, how to report and show mitigation of a risk? Templates and Examples will be available as a handout after the session.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwsdeCppj4vHdz-5Oys1xIZ683_Wl-g5WR5

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

Councillor Discussion Forum

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 18:45

Councillors Discussion Forum

6.45pm - 7.45pm

FREE OF CHARGE

An opportunity for councillors to liaise/network together. This forum is great for information sharing, asking questions and discuss general issues. If you haven't already joined a discussion forum, please do give it a try. A YLCA officer is present throughout for support.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrcO2pqjooG9LhU-DVrnicy9-PS3lvVFRn

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

Developing your Skills as a Councillor - Part 1

Wed, 20 Jul 2022 13:30

Developing your skills as a Councillor Part 1

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Cost £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

This session builds on the new councillor webinar sessions provided by YLCA and would be particularly suitable for the members who attended those courses to broaden their knowledge. Councillors who have been in office for some time who would like a refresher will also find this session helpful. Only book onto this session if you are booking onto part 2.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAlfu2tpjkqH9xPNjSP11_POR4sqCiSWBuc

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

Developing your Skills as a Councillor - Part 2

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 13:30

Developing your skills as a Councillor Part 2

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Cost £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

Continuation from Part 1, to broaden councilors' knowledge of legislation, lawful meetings and so much more. Only book onto this session if you attended Part 1.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAsc-murj8vEtVY-0h4UXw8UTVLgv-U3Y8p

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

Clerks Discussion Forum

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 10:00

Clerks Discussion Forum

10.00am - 11.00am

FREE OF CHARGE

An opportunity for clerks to liaise/network with other clerks on current topical issues. Please register for the session at least the day before.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIlcuqvrjgrGNZ048jshdDrnBIUIm5z9oOU

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

Developing your Skills as a Councillor - Part 1

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 18:30

Developing your skills as a Councillor Part 1

6.30pm - 8.30pm

Cost £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

This session is for councillors who have attended the "Off to a Flying Start" training session and who want to gain a greater knowledge of how a local council is administered, how meetings work, your role as a councillor as well as giving you more confidence to undertake your role as a public office holder. Only book onto this session if you are also booking onto Part 2.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYode6vpz0rHdMYIk_ryH1ts85dZxU1WNJt

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

Off to a Flying Start - Part 1

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 13:30

Off to a Flying Start Part 1

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Cost £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

This session is 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. Only book onto this session if you are booking Part 2.

Two dates are offered for both parts and delegates can choose the most suitable for them.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZclf-qvrTgsHdSMU6v5tbLYCW0CaU921iou

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

Developing your Skills as a Councillor - Part 2

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 18:30

Developing your skills as a Councillor Part 2

6.30pm - 8.30pm

Cost £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

Continuation of the Part 1 session. Only book onto this course if you are also booked onto Part 1.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vf-urqjgiE9C8YEAs9S9MRQrhlB7K0had

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

Off to a Flying Start - Part 2

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 13:30

Off to a Flying Start Part 2

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Cost £33.40 or £16.70 with small council bursary

The continuation of this course. Only book onto this session if you are also booking on the Part 1 session.

Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUufu6urj8qEtThW50fPuxxw2c4SYI6Y8Uu

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