This course provides an introduction to the knowledge, skills and attributes (the tools) needed to become an effective chairman
Chairing Skills provides an introduction to the knowledge, skills and attributes (the tools) needed to become an effective chairman. The session is about equipping you with the knowledge you need to be an effective chairman. Topics include the role and responsibilities of the chairman, the framework in which the chairman operates and relationships with stakeholders. The session will also help you to be a more successful chairman by improving awareness of yourself and others and understanding the role of a leader. This skills development session will assist you as a chairman with running effective meetings, upholding professional conduct, dealing with difficult situations, engaging with stakeholders, maintaining good relationship with the clerk and other employees and effective communications.
By the end of Chairing Skills, you will:
Jon Brown, Vendy Treagust.
Chairing Skills can be provided in-house, which is a cost-effective approach if you have a number of people who require training. You choose where and when you want our trainers to deliver. We will also tailor the course content to suit your precise organisation needs.
To find out more about LCPD in-house training, please see our In-House Training webpage or to speak us about your particular requirements please contact Sue Ramage.
Councillor Development: The Knowledge and Core Skills
Suitable Audience: Chairmen, committee chairmen or those who might aspire to these roles.
Member Price: £60