Saturday 20 July 2019

EMC working in partnership with Blaby District Council to offer 2 Chairing skills workshops on 18 September 2019.

EMC working in partnership with Blaby District Council to offer 2 Chairing skills workshops on 18 September 2019.

A workshop to explore and develop a mentoring and coaching strategy for those authorities interested in setting up their own programmes

This workshop looks at the different ‘roles’ that you, as a councillor, might focus on for you and your community.

EMC, in conjunction with Opun and Design Network are running a series of four half day masterclasses. The seminar will help participants to understand the aims and objectives of Manual for Streets and Manual for Streets 2 and provide practical guidance on its use and application. It will provide a critical review of the problems and barriers in applying Manual for Streets, including providing an update on recent case studies and planning appeals.

EMC is offering Coaches across the East Midlands the opportunity take part in Coaching Supervision.

EMC, in conjunction with Opun and Design Network are running a series of four half day masterclasses. The seminar will provide an understanding on the importance, benefits and the practicalities in achieving robust SuDS. Including: • a workshop looking at the constraints and opportunities of sites, focusing on the multiple benefits of SuDS – getting the right scheme in the right place; • reference to recent case studies; and • an optional study tour to see stormwater management on the ground, providing practical guidance on SuDS use and application.

In the run up to the 20 year anniversary of Local Government Scrutiny and to mark the publication of the recent ‘Statutory Guidance on Overview and Scrutiny in Local and Combined Authorities’, East Midlands Councils is holding a Scrutiny Conference.

EMC is holding a half day workshop for Councillors 'Read Faster with Greater Understanding'. This workshop will support Councillors in their roles.

EMC is offering Councillors in the East Midlands the opportunity to take part in an introduction to commissioning for elected members workshop on 7 November.

EMC is offering a opportunity to undertake an ILM 5 Certificate in Effective Coaching and Mentoring starting in November 2019

EMC is offering an opportunity to undertake an ILM 7 Certificate for Executive and Senior Level Coaches and Mentors programme starting in November

Our annual GDPR for HR half day seminar will provide HR professionals with an opportunity to update their knowledge on GDPR.

EMC, in conjunction with Opun and Design Network are running a series of four half day masterclasses. We are often left feeling that new development lacks character, that it could ‘be anywhere’ and that it doesn’t ‘fit in’. But what do we mean by character and why do we often fall so short of the mark? In this seminar we will attempt to unpick the tricky topic of character, explore what we can do to improve it, and how we can avoid common pitfalls in new development.

EMC is working with the Centre for Public Scrutiny to provide a full day workshop on advanced financial scrutiny skills.

EMC, in conjunction with Opun and Design Network are running a series of four half day masterclasses. In this seminar, we will be looking at how to maximise every aspect of positive impact, through our green space design. Focusing on how we can shape green spaces to make unique, integral, meaningful places. We will identify where soft landscape and green infrastructure can make a tangible, lasting difference.

The workshop will be a mixture of theory, practice and a showcase of what Constellations Coaching looks like. There will be huge value for the beginner as well as the experienced coach.

It is more important than ever that all councillors understand how the local government finance system works because there is a high degree of uncertainty around council budgets in the context of the decision to leave the EU and implications on business rates retention.

EMC is holding a half day workshop for Councillors on Public Speaking.