An introduction to council finance in England
Financial Introduction to Local Council Administration (FILCA)
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- Certificate of Higher Education (Level 4)
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Online fraud increased 70% during the pandemic
Councils are particularly vulnerable.
Learn how to recognise attacks & minimise risk with the Cyber Awareness e-Course
Clerks’ Year Calendar Training
Join us for one-day virtual training!
- Preparing your 2022/23 budget
- Using social media to support your council
- Tips for running a health & wellbeing project
8 September 2021, £45 + VAT for members
SLCC Webinar Training
View the latest webinar training sessions designed to support you, your council & your community.
- Gain CPD Points
- Save time & money
- Expand your knowledge
ILCA – The Essential Knowledge
Level 2, online course providing an introduction to the work of a local council, the clerk & its councillors
£120 + VAT
Are you a New Clerk?
Get your FREE welcome pack containing information about your new clerking role and responsibilities – you don’t have to be an SLCC member.
Contact us with your name, council and address and we’ll send you a welcome pack.
Become a member of the SLCC today. If you are a local council clerk, officer or you have a role or interest in local councils, we are the professional body for you. Representing clerks to over 5,000 councils in England and Wales, we provide the necessary training, advice and support you need to promote best practice within the sector.
Benefits of Joining
SLCC membership offers a wealth of services and benefits, take advantage of everything our membership has to offer:
We offer a range of qualifications tailored to meet the needs of local council officers and others working with local councils in England and Wales.
Keep up to date with the latest legislative changes, choose from a variety of training courses, webinars, events or Branch meetings in your local area.
How to use Graphic Design Software – Canva – 26 October
Dealing with Challenging People and Situations – 28 October
Sussex Branch Meeting - Virtual
Read a selection of the latest news and information from the sector
Net Zero Strategy and Heat and Buildings Strategy
Launch of the Essential Finance Course – FILCA
Consultation on Amendments to the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016
New 2021/22 President
Summary of National Conference 2021
Member advice & support
The SLCC advisory service delivers professional advice from experienced advisors by email, telephone or through the comprehensive, online advice library.
Over 600 advice documents listed under 90 different categories! Choose your advice: Advice Note – statement of fact or law, Guidance Notes – the process, Model Documents – adapt to suit your council
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