Clerks Course

This course is designed to introduce new clerks or aspiring or deputy clerks to the role and responsibilities of the clerk.

Key subjects include:

  • Role of the Clerk, the Council and the Councillors
  • Employment matters
  • Casual vacancies
  • Complaints
  • Standing orders
  • Policies and procedures
  • Meetings
  • Powers and duties
  • Information management
  • Finance and procurement
  • Insurance and risk management
  • Planning and consultations
  • Dealing with the media

Course Fees

£103 +VAT per delegate

This course is offered as a two day course including lunch.

Training Dates

Weekday 9.30am - 3.30pm

Wed 18 & 25 April 2018

Thurs 5 & 12 July 2018

Tues 2 & 9 October 2018

Wed 23 & 30 January 2019