Communication and Engagement for Councillors

Date: 18 September 2024
Time:  15:00-17:00

This course is also available for delivery to groups on an in-house basis.  Please contact us for further information.

Building rapport and connection is an important part of making a difference. This session will explore how to build networks, work collaboratively to achieve results and gain better insights into the perspectives and viewpoints of others. This will help to influence, create support networks and get things done.

This course is delivered remotely.


  • Building rapport and trust with others
  • Listening to hear
  • Being open to the views of others and remaining impartial
  • How to work effectively with others to achieve shared goals
  • Exploration of different communication styles and methods

This event is part of a series of 2-hour remotely delivered learning sessions which focus on key skills to help Councillors be more effective in their role as an elected Member.  These sessions are suitable for both newly elected members as well as those who are looking to develop further in a specific area.

To view details for past and future events in the series please select the links below:

12 Sept 2024    Time Management for Councillors
9 Oct 2024        Strategic Leadership for Councillors
22 Oct 2024      Resilience and Wellbeing: 3-5pm
21 Nov 2024     Enquiring and Evidence Gathering: 3-5pm

Member organisations: £66 plus VAT per learner
Non-member organisations: £92 plus VAT per learner

Course reference:  CD/24/482
How to apply
:  Please use the Booking form to enrol.
Closing date:  7 August 2024

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