Events / Training

 

This page contains the training events currently being advertised.

 

Whether you are just starting out as a Clerk or Councillor or perhaps you have been in post for some time, having a commitment to lifelong learning should be at the top of your list.

 

Keeping up to date with new Legislation or best practice is never easy we can help equip you to gain a head start or to tackle that skill that has been on your action list for some time.

 

From the basics of becoming a councillor or Clerk/RFO and what that involves to chairing meetings, get the skills you need to act legally and confidently.

 

 

Clerks Continuous Professional Development:

Any of our 1 day events of 3.5 hours or more attract 3 CPD points, and any half day events of at least 2 hours attract 2 CPD points.

 

 

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BOOKING CONDITIONS

 

 

Please click on the PDF icon to see our booking conditions.

 

Please ensure that these are read carefully before booking on any of our events.


 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

 

Please click on the PDF icon to see our replies to some of the questions that we are most frequently asked about our training events!


 

NON MEMBER LINK TO BOOKING FORM

 

Please find the link to the Non-Member booking form here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GF9B5Z2


 

THREE COUNTIES TRAINING EVENT PROGRAMME 2017 - NOW AVAILABLE!!

 

 

We are delighted to announce that we have released the dates for our 2017 Three Counties Training Events!!

 

Including a new Clerks Technical Networking Day, Councillor Briefing & Awareness Updates, Legal & Finance Day, Chairs Networking Day & much more!

 

Please ensure that you are logged in to view the programme.

 

 


 

21/2/2017 - CHAIRMANSHIP TRAINING - MID SUSSEX GOLF CLUB, EAST SUSSEX - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

Chairmanship Training on Tuesday 21st February 2017

(1345 registration, 1400 start, finishing at 1700)

Mid Sussex Golf Club, Spatham Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, BN6 8XJ

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLINE BOOKINGS FOR THIS EVENT HAVE NOW CLOSED. IF YOU WISH TO BOOK A PLACE PLEASE CONTACT ANNA BEAMS AT anna.beams@ssalc.co.uk

 

 


 

2/3/2017 - SURREY SPRING CONFERENCE - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

Surrey Spring Conference on Thursday 2nd March 2017

 


 

9/3/2017 - COUNCILLOR BRIEFING & AWARENESS UPDATE - MID SUSSEX GOLF CLUB, EAST SUSSEX - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

THIS EVENT WAS PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS 'NEW COUNCILLORS TRAINING', THE CONTENT IS THE SAME

 

Councillor Briefing & Awareness Update on Thursday 9th March 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start finishing at 2100)

Mid Sussex Golf Club, Spatham Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, BN6 8XJ

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE:https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BW2RLJN

 

Click on the PDF icon for the programme


 

21/3/2017 - CLERKS NETWORKING DAY - FONTWELL PARK RACECOURSE - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

Clerks Networking Day - Tuesday 21st March 2017

(0930 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1530)

Fontwell Park Racecourse, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 0SX

The cost per delegate for this event is 65.00 Ex VAT (78.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GJDQJFR

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON

 

 


 

28/3/2017 - ALLOTMENTS & CEMETERIES LEGAL COMPLIANCE TRAINING DAY - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

The cost per delegate for this event is 40.00 (ex VAT) for either half day course or 75.00 (ex VAT) for a full day to include both training courses. Lunch is included for all.

 

Allotments (registration 0945, start 1000, lunch at 1245, finishing at 1330) - A half day morning course covering allotments. This course is suitable Clerks, office staff and councillors.

 

Cemeteries (registration 1230, lunch at 1245, start 1330, finishing at 1600) - A half day afternoon course covering cemetery legal compliance. This course is suitable for Clerks, office staff and councillors.

 

Both sessions will be presented by Roger Taylor of Wellers Hedley Solicitors.

 

For those wishing to take part in the full day, registration will be at 0945, lunch at 1245, finishing at 1600.

 

Book here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/R5MV5T2


 

30/3/2017 - WEST SUSSEX SPRING CONFERENCE - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

West Sussex Spring Conference on Thursday 30th March 2017

(0930 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1530)

The Lodge Hill Centre, Watersfield, Nr. Pulborough, West Sussex, RH20 1LZ

The cost per delegate for this event is 40.00 (ex VAT)

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BV22LP5


 

6/4/2017 - EMPLOYMENT BRIEFING & AWARENESS (CLERKS & COUNCILLORS) - SACKVILLE HOUSE, LEWES, EAST SUSSEX - ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Employment Briefing & Awareness on Thursday 6th April 2017

(0945 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1300)

Sackville House, Brooks Close, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2FZ

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. IF YOU WISH TO BE ADDED TO THE CANCELLATION LIST PLEASE CONTACT ANNA BEAMS AT anna.beams@ssalc.co.uk

 

 


 

25/4/2017 - NEW CLERKS TRAINING - SACKVILLE HOUSE, LEWES - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

New Clerks Training Day on Tuesday 25th April 2017

(0915 registration, 0930 start finishing at 1530)

Sackville House, Brooks Close, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2FZ

The cost per delegate for this event is 90.00 (zero VAT rated)

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GD5RTG5

 

Click on the PDF icon for the programme


 

4/5/2017 - HEALTH & SAFETY TRAINING EVENT & RISK ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

A full day of training for Clerks and Councillors who are tasked with managing health and safety within their council.

 

Wellshurst Golf Club, North Street, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 4EE

 

Registration 0915, start 0930, finishing at 1600

 

The cost per delegate for this event is 80.00 (ex VAT)

 

Book here:https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/RGSFPZV

 


 

16/5/2017 - CHAIRMANSHIP TRAINING - FELBRIDGE HOTEL & SPA, EAST GRINSTEAD - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

Chairmanship Training on Tuesday 16th May 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start, finishing at 2100)

The Felbridge Hotel & Spa, London Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 2BH

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/G6DNJQV

 

Click on the PDF icon for the Programme


 

6/6/2017 - EMPLOYMENT BRIEFING & AWARENESS (CLERKS & COUNCILLORS) - EAST HORSLEY VILLAGE HALL, LEATHERHEAD, SURREY - ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Employment Briefing & Awareness on Tuesday 6th June 2017

(0945 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1300)

East Horsley Village Hall, Kingston Avenue, East Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT24 6QT

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE:https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/B3Z7PH8

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

15/6/2017 - HEALTH & SAFETY TRAINING EVENT & RISK ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

A full day of training for Clerks and Councillors who are tasked with managing health and safety within their council.

 

Chichester Park Hotel, Madgwick Lane, Westhampnett Road, Chichester, PO19 7QL

 

Registration 0915, start 0930, finishing at 1600

 

The cost per delegate for this event is 80.00 (ex VAT)

 

Book here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/RB99RB8


 

22/6/2017 - COUNCILLORS BRIEFING & AWARENESS UPDATE - THE SUSSEX EXCHANGE, ST LEONARDS ON SEA, EAST SUSSEX - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

THIS EVENT WAS PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS 'NEW COUNCILLORS TRAINING', THE CONTENT IS THE SAME

 

Councillor Briefing & Awareness Update on Thursday 22nd June 2017

(0945 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1300)

Forest Room, The Sussex Exchange, Queensway, St Leonards on sea, East Sussex, TN38 9AG

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BRFVLMS

 

Click on the PDF icon for the programme


 

4/7/2017 - CHAIRMANSHIP TRAINING - WELLSHURST GOLF CLUB - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

Chairmanship Training on Tuesday 4th July 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start, finishing at 2100)

The Felbridge Hotel & Spa, London Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 2BH

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/G58VNTY

 

Click on the PDF icon for the Programme


 

13/7/2017 - LEGAL AND FINANCE DAY - FONTWELL PARK RACECOURSE, ARUNDEL, WEST SUSSEX - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Legal & Finance Day on Thursday 13th July 2017

(0930 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1530)

Fontwell Park Racecourse, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 0SX

The cost per delegate for this event is 90.00 Ex VAT (108.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BV7227R

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

19/7/2017 - NEW CLERKS TRAINING - SACKVILLE HOUSE, LEWES - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

New Clerks Training Day on Weds 19th July 2017

(0915 registration, 0930 start finishing at 1530)

Sackville House, Brooks Close, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2FZ

The cost per delegate for this event is 90.00 (zero VAT rated)

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GY6L72H

 

Click on the PDF icon for the programme


 

21/9/2017 - COUNCILLORS BRIEFING & AWARENESS UPDATE - BILLINGSHURST COMMUNITY CENTRE, BILLINGSHURST - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

THIS EVENT WAS PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS 'NEW COUNCILLORS TRAINING', THE CONTENT IS THE SAME

 

Councillor Briefing & Awareness Update on Thursday 21st September 2017

(1345 registration, 1400 start finishing at 1700)

Billingshurst Community Centre, Roman Way, Billingshurst, RH14 9EW

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BM3X7G6

 

Click on the PDF icon for the programme


 

28/9/2017 - CHAIRS NETWORKING DAY - FELBRIDGE HOTEL, EAST GRINSTEAD

 

Chairs Networking Day on Tuesday 28th September 2017

(0930 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1530)

The Felbridge Hotel & Spa, London Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 2BH

The cost per delegate for this event is 65.00 Ex VAT (78.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOKINGS WILL OPEN FOR THIS EVENT ON 6TH JUNE 2017

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

5/10/2017 - EMPLOYMENT BRIEFING & AWARENESS (FOR COUNCILLORS ONLY) - MID SUSSEX GOLF CLUB, EAST SUSSEX - ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Employment Briefing & Awareness on Thursday 5th October 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start finishing at 2100)

Mid Sussex Golf Club, Spatham Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, BN6 8XJ

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BBNQTGF

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

17/10/2017 - CHAIRMANSHIP TRAINING - THE FELBRIDGE, EAST GRINSTEAD - PROGRAMME AND LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

Chairmanship Training on Tuesday 17th October 2017

(1345 registration, 1400 start, finishing at 1700)

The Felbridge Hotel & Spa, London Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 2BH

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BK3QRVT

 

Click on the PDF icon for the Programme


 

18/10/2017 - NEW CLERKS TRAINING - SACKVILLE HOUSE, LEWES - PROGRAMME & LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

 

New Clerks Training Day on Weds 18th October 2017

(0915 registration, 0930 start finishing at 1530)

Sackville House, Brooks Close, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2FZ

The cost per delegate for this event is 90.00 (zero VAT rated)

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/G23TMPM

 

Click on the PDF icon for the programme


 

24/10/2017 - PLANNING UPDATE EVENT - UCKFIELD CIVIC CENTRE, UCKFIELD - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Planning Update on Tuesday 24th October 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start finishing at 2100)

Councils Chambers, Uckfield Civic Centre, Bellfarm Lane, Uckfield

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/B935Y8Y

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

2/11/2017 - CLERKS TECHNICAL NETWORKING DAY - FELBRIDGE HOTEL, EAST GRINSTEAD - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Clerks Networking Day - Thursday 2nd November 2017

(0930 registration, 1000 start finishing at 1530)

The Felbridge Hotel & Spa, London Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 2BH

The cost per delegate for this event is 65.00 Ex VAT (78.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ON TO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GWHPF3D

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON

 

 


 

8/11/2017 - PLANNING UPDATE EVENT - WILFRID NOYCE CENTRE, GODALMING, SURREY - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Planning Update on Weds 8th November 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start finishing at 2100)

Wilfrid Noyce Centre, Crown Court, High Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1DY

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BYFWC6D

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

14/11/2017 - EMPLOYMENT BRIEFING & AWARENESS (FOR CLERKS ONLY) - THE FELBRIDGE HOTEL, EAST GRINSTEAD - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Employment Briefing & Awareness on Tuesday 14th November 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start finishing at 2100)

The Felbridge Hotel & Spa, London Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 2BH

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BPQZKTS

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON


 

21/11/2017 - PLANNING UPDATE EVENT - BILLINGSHURST COMMUNITY CENTRE, BILLINGSHURST, WEST SUSSEX - LINK TO ONLINE BOOKING FORM

 

Planning Update on Tuesday 21st November 2017

(1745 registration, 1800 start finishing at 2100)

Councils Chambers, Billingshurst Community Centre, Roman Way, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9QW

The cost per delegate for this event is 55.00 Ex VAT (66.00 Inc. VAT).

 

BOOK ONTO THE EVENT HERE: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BCTNHTF

 

THE PROGRAMME FOR THIS EVENT WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON