Wednesday 02 September 2015

EMC is holding an event on Intra-EU Migration and Free Movement. The event will explore what the current level of intra-EU migration and its impact and provide an opportunity for delegates to discuss and share views as to whether changes to free movement rules are needed.

EMC are running a series of FREE events on behalf of the UK Representatives’ of the European Commission.

EMC is running a half day Chairing and Facilitation Skills event for Councillors. The training is to be delivered by Nelson Training, an award winning drama based training company. Nelson training use a Unique interactive drama approach, using live interactive drama with a touch of comedy combined with individual and group activities.

EMC are holding a half day event for Councillor and Officers who have recently become involved in scrutiny.

East Midlands Councils is holding a policy overview seminar for Councillors in the East Midlands on Wednesday 23 September 2015. The event has been designed to support new Councillors by providing an overview of key policy issues for local government, covering Welfare Reform, Housing Policy, Planning and Devolution in the East Midlands

This workshop will explore the opportunities for councils to make savings through energy efficiency measures to reduce energy costs and generate income through establishing renewable and low carbon generation schemes.

25 Sep 2015 10:00

Scrutiny Network Meeting

A dedicated network for Scrutiny Councillors and Officers, providing an opportunity to explore national developments concerning scrutiny.

28 Sep 2015 10:00

National Employers Meeting

East Midlands Councils is hosting a meeting on behalf of the National Employers relating to the JNC for Youth and Community Workers.

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day Planning Masterclass for local authority officers to provide advice on supporting local communities to prepare their Neighbourhood Plans on 29 September 2015 at our offices in Melton Mowbray. The course will include a look at a series of case studies and examples of good practice.

East Midlands Councils is holding a workshop for Councillors on maximising impact in the community.

East Midlands Councils is holding a half day event for Councillors and Officers involved in leading Scrutiny and setting the overall strategic direction of scrutiny.

16 Oct 2015 10:00

Performance Management Network

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day Planning Masterclass for local authority officers on key retail planning and town centre issues to help inform both plan-making and decision-taking at the local level. The Masterclass will be held on Friday 30th October 2015 at our offices in Melton Mowbray and will be led by Dr Steven Norris of Carter Jonas.

05 Nov 2015 11:00

EMGWARP Network

East Midlands Councils is holding a seminar for Councillors on Friday 6 November 2015. The event will explore what the changes in Government mean for delivering public services in the new Parliament, as well as providing example of how local authorities have adapted services delivery in this changing environment.

11 Nov 2015 10:00

Councillor Development Network

The Councillor Development Network supports both local authority Members and Officers responsible for councillor learning and development, by sharing knowledge, information and ideas across the region through discussions and presentations.

17 Nov 2015 10:00

Team Secretarial Skills

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day event on secretarial skills for secretaries who work with multiple managers on 17 November.

18 Nov 2015 10:00

Executive PA Skills

East Midlands Councils is holding a one day programme for Executive secretaries on 18 November.

East Midlands Councils is holding a half day workshops for Councillors who were either elected in May 2015 or started a new to role in their authorities after the elections.

26 Nov 2015 10:00

Facing the Media Confidently

This half-day seminar is designed to give a good overview of the workings of the media, show how to use the media proactively and will highlight any areas where further training would be beneficial.

EMC is offering an exciting opportunity to be part of an ILM Level 5 programme in Coaching and Mentoring, starting in November 2015. As an open programme those involved will have the opportunity to learn from and with other across the East Midlands.

East Midlands Councils is holding a seminar for Councillors on Wednesday 2 December 2015

Covering the basics of local government finance and financial management as well as the implications and impact of forthcoming Government changes

11 Dec 2015 10:00

Scrutiny Network Meeting

A dedicated network for Scrutiny Councillors and Officers, providing an opportunity to explore national developments concerning scrutiny.

EMC is running a Personal Resilience event for councillors.This is a very practical seminar that will provide each participant with methods and helpful ideas to manage the pressures they face and enable them to be able to maximise the positive aspects of being an elected Member.