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.

Thursday, 29 September 2022

Venue:

Woodgate Nursery, Aylsham NR11 6UH

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, 6 October 2022

Venue:

Sprowston Garden Centre, Blue Boar Lane, Norwich NR7 8RJ

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, 18 October 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, 18 October 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 on Tuesday evenings 18 & 25 October & 1 November 2022.

Thursday, 20 October 2022

Venue:

Held online

Preparing a budget is one of the most important pieces of work a Responsible Financial Officer (RFO) does. The task can be confusing and daunting but there is a method!  As part of the course we'll give you a template Excel spreadsheet to help you to present your budget clearly.

Thursday, 3 November 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.

Wednesday, 23 November 2022

Venue:

Held online

Parish and Town Councillors are elected once every four years with the next elections in Norfolk planned for Thursday 4 May 2023.


This course explains the elections process from encouraging public interest to inducting new councillors after the election.

Friday, 25 November 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.

Thursday, 8 December 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.

Tuesday, 10 January 2023

Venue:

Held online

Parish and Town Councillors are elected once every four years with the next elections in Norfolk planned for Thursday 4 May 2023.


This course explains the elections process from encouraging public interest to inducting new councillors after the election.

Thursday, 19 January 2023

Venue:

Held online

Parish and Town Councillors are elected once every four years with the next elections in Norfolk planned for Thursday 4 May 2023.


This course explains the elections process from encouraging public interest to inducting new councillors after the election.

Monday, 23 January 2023

Venue:

Held online

Parish and Town Councillors are elected once every four years with the next elections in Norfolk planned for Thursday 4 May 2023.


This course explains the elections process from encouraging public interest to inducting new councillors after the election.

Thursday, 26 January 2023

Venue:

Held online

Parish and Town Councillors are elected once every four years with the next elections in Norfolk planned for Thursday 4 May 2023.


This course explains the elections process from encouraging public interest to inducting new councillors after the election.

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