They say many hands make light work – this webinar will explore the benefits of committees and working groups and how they benefit working practices.

  • Benefits of having committees and working groups
  • Forming committees and Terms of Reference
  • Types of committees and their structure
  • Delegating functions
  • Who can sit on committees, including non-members and ex-officio
  • Voting rights
  • Public admission to meetings
  • Minutes and agendas

Please note that this session will last between 30 – 45 minutes in total.

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Tuesday 7 February, 10:30am – 11:15am


Members: £15 + VAT
Non-Members: £20 + VAT

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Claim 1 CPD point for attending this webinar!

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This was an excellent short piece of training; all that attended appeared to have questions which means we were there for the right reasons. I definitely took away what I needed, thank you Yvonne.”
Karen Allingham, Ludgershall Town Council

Worth attending even if you think you know all the answers!”
Sandra Tuck, Old Basing & Lychpit Parish Council


About the Trainer

Like many clerks, Yvonne Colverson fell into the profession after a varied career covering horticulture, customer service management, the care industry and time as a school bursar. Yvonne is currently Clerk to Glapwell Parish Council in Derbyshire and has over 10 years’ experience in the sector. She also runs webinars to support students in achieving their ILCA qualification.

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