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The national Association of Councillors is developing a reputation for delivering affordable and good quality training. This training is delivered by experienced individuals who have a wealth of knowledge and experience within local government. The association has a range of topics as well as delivering bespoke training

University Certificate for councillors

A group of councillors have started this years university course. The course is run in partnership between The National Association of Councillors and Sunderland University. Students will spend three study weekends developing skills and developing a better understanding of how local government works. The university course is

New Chair elected

The National Association of councillors has elected a new chair. Councillor Maria Garrity was elected as chair of the National Association of Councillors. This is a term that will last two years and in on a rotation between each region of the UK. The new vice chair

University Course for Councillors

The National Association Of Councillors run a successful University Course in partnership with Sunderland University. This is an accredited course. Cllr Brian Nelson Said “This is a major step forward in the training of Councillors”. The course takes place over a number of weekends and the first

Housing and Community Health Conference a Success

Novembers conference focused on Housing and Community Health. The National Association of Councillors have a wide range of conferences that cater for all aspects of local government. Cllr Brian Nelson General Secretary said “Our Training Courses and Conferences attract good quality speakers with a good knowledge of

President Re-Elected

Cllr Laurie Harrison thanked Association Members for the support he received in his re-election as The NAC President. Councillor Harrison was re-elected as President at the AGM on 5th November 2016 in Liverpool. The role of president is a ceremonial role within the National Association of Councillors.

Autism Awarness

The NAC marked autism awareness week by inviting Autism group Speakup to attend Aprils Conference in Scarborough. National autism awareness week coincided with the Conference on social care. Speakup delivered a session on the work they do around awareness and training around autism. Councillor Brian Nelson General

Health & Social Care – The Crisis in Funding

Members of The National Association of Councillors (NAC) are concerned with the provision of Health and Social Care in the community. With this in mind the NAC is delivering a training weekend on this subject. at The Royal Hotel, Scarborough on 8th-10th April 2016 Care for the