Parish & Town Training, Lancashire

Our aim is to develop a sustainable training programme throughout Lancashire and Merseyside.

New and exciting training programmes are being developed constantly, much of which is delivered by external training providers with extensive experience in their fields. Our current training is detailed below.

In the meantime, if you have suggestions for courses or subjects or need help to find the training you need – please contact training@lalc.org.uk.

Finance
Understanding Neighbourhood Plans Wed 21/02/24 7-9.30pm £40 - £65
Councillors: chairing meetings effectively  29 Jan 2024 18:30   27 Feb 2024 18:30 26 Mar 2024 18:30 25 Apr 2024 18:30 (choose 1 date) £30 - £60 (non members)
Procurement Tuesday 15th March, 2024 10am £30 - £60 (non members)
Year End and Transparency. Councils under £25, 000 Thursdaay, 07/02/2024 10am £30 - £60 (non members)
Councillors & Clerks
CIVILITY and RESPECT TRAINING COURSE 1 Resilience and Emotional Intelligence Tuesday, 30th January 2024 7pm to 9pm £15 16 Subsidised places at this price
CIVILITY and RESPECT TRAINING COURSE 2 Leadership in Challenging Situations Monday, 26th February 2024 7pm to 9pm £15 16 Subsidised places at this price
CIVILITY and RESPECT TRAINING COURSE 3 Respectful and Positive Social Media Monday, 25th March 2024 7pm to 9pm £15 16 Subsidised places at this price
Whistlestop tour for New Councillors and clerks Wednesday 24th Jan, 2024 or Tuesday 19th March, 2024 7-9pm £35 - £60
Communicating with your community Part 1: creating a communications strategy  11 Jan 2024 09:30,  01 Feb 2024 09:30, 07 Mar 2024 13:00, 02 Apr 2024 13:00 (choose 1 date) £30 - £60 (non members)
Communicating with your community Part 2: implementing effective community engagement and building sustainable conversations 16 Jan 2024 09:30, 08 Feb 2024 09:30, 14 Mar 2024 13:00, 09 Apr 2024 13:00 (Choose 1 date) £30 - £60 (non members)
Dealing with local and regional media 24 Jan 2024 09:30,  22 Feb 2024 09:30,  12 Mar 2024 09:30, 03 May 2024 13:00 £30 - £60 (non members)
Managing difficult people and conversations 24 Jan 2024 13:30, 19 Feb 2024 13:00,  27 Mar 2024 09:30, 30 Apr 2024 09:30 £30 - £60 (non members)
Councillors: data protection training 15 Jan 2024 18:30, 26 Feb 2024 18:30, 11 March 2024 18:30, 15 Apr 2024 18:30 £30 - £60 (non members)
Data Protection and GDPR for Clerks and Officers: Part 1 (Foundations and Theory) 05 Feb 2024 09:30 01 Mar 2024 09:30 08 Apr 2024 09:30 £30 - £60 (non members)
Data Protection and GDPR for Clerks and Officers: Part 2 (Accountability and Lawfulness) 12 Jan 2024 09:30, 12 Feb 2024 09:30, 11 Mar 2024 09:30. 15 Apr 2024 09:30 (choose 1 date) £30 - £60 (non members)
Data Protection and GDPR for Clerks and Officers: Part 3 (Rights and Information Security)  15 Jan 2024 13:00  19 Feb 2024 09:30   18 Mar 2024 09:30 22 Apr 2024 09:30 (choose 1 only) £30 - £60 (non members)
Audit
The Role of the internal audit 11th January 2024 10am £30 - £60 (non members)
FREE Share & Learn Network
Planning
NIMBLE e-learning training

E-Learning Courses are available at any time and undertaken independently at your convenience. To sign-up please email training@lalc.org.uk. Once processed you will receive joining instructions and your council will be issued with an invoice. Registration on this course will last 12 months. Most are £18/person/session available to members only

Understanding Precepts Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Anti Bribery Essentials Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Stress Management Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Environmental Awareness Essentials Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Data Protection Essentials GDPR Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Introduction to Planning for Parish, Town and Community Councils Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Mental Health Awareness Registration on this course will last 12 months. Register and receive an access link by emailing training@lalc.org.uk £18
Local Council Communications, Community Engagement and Compliance Training Courses Workshops for Clerks, Council Officers and Councillors on all aspects of Council Communications, Community Engagement and GDPR/FOI Compliance.
7 Steps to being a good employer PT1 Mon 30/10/23 7pm or Sat 13/01/24 10am PT2 Wed 29/11/23 7pm or Sat 13/01/24 11.30am £15 for councils up to 5K electorate £25 for councils over 5K electorate