TRAINING FOR NEW CLERKS

As a new Clerk we recommend that you attend our 'Essential Four': our Induction course, Budgeting (held in Autumn), End of Year Finance (held in Spring) and Clerks' Networking events.  Then take a look at courses for Improving and Experienced Clerks to see what else is available to you as you settle into your role.

Tuesday, 10 May 2022

Venue:

Held online

Three-part induction course on 10, 18 & 24 May 2022


Taking on the role of Parish Clerk can be daunting, particularly without prior experience and little opportunity for a full handover.  We'll share practical tips and key documents so that you can hit the ground running.

Tuesday, 7 June 2022

Venue:

Breckland Lodge (just off A11), London Road, Attleborough NR17 1AY

We know that many clerks work in isolation and sometimes feel they need to talk to other clerks to share ideas particularly during these challenging times.  Join in with our popular clerks' networking mornings, we think you'll find it a good use of your time.

Tuesday, 14 June 2022

Venue:

Held online

Taking on the role of Parish Clerk can be daunting, particularly without prior experience and little opportunity for a full handover.  We'll share practical tips and key documents so that you can hit the ground running.


This is a three-part induction to be held in June 2022 - call us to book and we'll try to accommodate your preferences for either morning or evening sessions

Wednesday, 15 June 2022

Venue:

The Sugarbeat, Swainsthorpe, Norwich NR14 8PU

We know that many clerks work in isolation and sometimes feel they need to talk to other clerks to share ideas particularly during these challenging times.  Join in with our popular clerks' networking mornings, we think you'll find it a good use of your time.

Wednesday, 29 June 2022

Venue:

Aylsham Garden Centre, Norwich Road, Aylsham NR11 6UD

We know that many clerks work in isolation and sometimes feel they need to talk to other clerks to share ideas particularly during these challenging times.  Join in with our popular clerks' networking mornings, we think you'll find it a good use of your time.

Thursday, 30 June 2022

Venue:

The George Hotel, Swaffham PE37 7LJ

We know that many clerks work in isolation and sometimes feel they need to talk to other clerks to share ideas particularly during these challenging times.  Join in with our popular clerks' networking mornings, we think you'll find it a good use of your time.

Tuesday, 5 July 2022

Venue:

Held online

Understanding how the planning system operates and routinely considering planning applications are key responsibilities of parish and town councils.  We look at the process from both the parish/town council and district/borough council perspective and how to manage the expectations of the public who are likely to attend our meetings.

Wednesday, 13 July 2022

Venue:

Held online

This 2.5 hour information session is designed to help you find out about the CiLCA qualification and work out whether you are ready to take the course with us in September 2022.

Friday, 15 July 2022

Venue:

Held online

We know that many clerks work in isolation and sometimes feel they need to talk to other clerks to share ideas particularly during these challenging times.  Join in with our popular clerks' networking mornings, we think you'll find it a good use of your time.

Thursday, 22 September 2022

Venue:

Queen's Hills Community Centre, Costessey

Our popular seminar is the opportunity to update yourself on key topics of interest and network with like-minded clerks and councillors.  The day will include sessions led by the Norfolk PTS team and invited speakers, as well as break-out sessions during the afternoon.

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