Join this one-day virtual event for training focused around the ‘Clerks’ Year Calendar’ to support you with important tasks for the upcoming months such as:

  • Legal requirements for newly elected councillors & holding pre-election events
  • Planning for year-end in order to meet the statutory requirements
  • Examining the rules of GDPR – using personal devices for work purposes
  • Powers, rights & obligations of the local council – your questions answered
  • Internal audits: proper practice, internal controls & governance
  • ‘What. The. Fudge. Knuckle. Now’ – crisis planning from a clerks perspective – case study by Stephanie Bennett FSLCC, Clerk to Ivers Parish Council.

The event will take place using Zoom.

Delegates will be sent the Zoom link to access the training day a week before the event begins.


21st April 2021, 10:00am – 4:00pm


Members: £45 + VAT
Non-members: £90 + VAT
Bring along a fellow clerk, officer or councillor and get their non-member place for £45 + VAT!

CPD Points

Attend this event and log 2.5 CPD points!

Feedback from 2020

“The seminar is a one-stop shop for all of our issues” Zishan Adamson-Drage, Deputy Clerk at Axminster Town Council

The East Virtual Regional Training Seminar (VRTS) is generously sponsored by Wellers Hedleys Solicitors.

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