Online training

Beyond Facebook: how councils can make use of Instagram, Twitter and other platforms – 11am

More and more Councils are looking to use a range of social media platforms in order to increase their digital reach into their community. Instagram and Twitter are two key platforms that offer a range of benefits for Councils. This practical session looks at how to get started and what strategies and techniques are working …

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Cyber Security Awareness

This session will deliver all the up to date knowledge your council needs to ensure the safety of your IT systems and the information you collect. Why do we need to be Cyber Aware? The threat of ransomware explained The legal obligation to report Data Breaches and other cyber incidents The accountability of public bodies …

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Chairing Skills for Town & Parish Councils 6.30pm – online

Who should attend? Sitting chairpersons, Chairpersons of Committees or aspiring Chairpersons. The objectives are to: Introduce the roles, responsibilities and duties of the chairperson and the impact that an effective chair has on the profile of a council. Consider a chairperson’s contribution to effective meetings and council decision making and his/her partnership with the clerk.   The …

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Chairing Skills for Town & Parish Councils 1pm – online

Who should attend? Sitting chairpersons, Chairpersons of Committees or aspiring Chairpersons. The objectives are to: Introduce the roles, responsibilities and duties of the chairperson and the impact that an effective chair has on the profile of a council. Consider a chairperson’s contribution to effective meetings and council decision making and his/her partnership with the clerk.   The …

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