Clerks Course - Unit 1 - Law and Procedure

At LCPAS we understand the demanding role undertaken by clerks and council officers. 
This course is designed to help all clerks, especially new clerks. Deputy clerks, assistants and other officers and clerks who would like a refresher course.

Unit 1 of the Clerks course includes:

The role of the Clerk, Council and Councillors.
The legal framework including statutory duties and specific powers, understanding delegated powers
and explaining the general power of competence.
Policies and procedures.
Employment law, contracts and salaries and equality legislation.
Implications of health and safety.
This course will also include the clerks annual calendar.

Course duration is normally 2 hours