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SLCC Launches Free Webinar Training

Time Published 6th April 2020

Following the regulations which enable town and parish councils to conduct ‘virtual meetings’, the SLCC has launched free webinar training for members and non-members on how to hold council meetings online. The pre-recorded 60 minute session is presented by Andrew Maliphant. Andrew is an experienced parish clerk, trainer and published author (Local Regeneration Handbook – Sage Publications) and has over twenty-five years’ experience in regeneration and project management.

The training session covers:

  • How to hold and manage virtual meetings to ensure the standard meeting agenda items are covered
  • How to ensure the Chairman controls the meeting in terms of inviting members to speak and taking votes on decisions
  • How to incorporate an observation of standing orders
  • How to prep for the meeting including preparing an online presentation
  • How to select the correct software for your virtual meeting

Click here to view the webinar.

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