SWCouncils

Contact Us

Dennett House, 11 Middle Street
Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH

Tel: 01823 270101                     Find Us
Fax: 01823 425200
Email: info@swcouncils.gov.uk

 

Training and Events

Many of our courses can be adapted for in-house delivery and can be specifically tailored to meet individual needs.

Sometimes due to reasons beyond our control a course has to be cancelled or postponed.  We will advise nominating officers and applicants immediately of such a decision.  Please note in exceptional circumstances we may have to make changes at short notice to the content (to reflect changes in legislation, current thinking or topical issues), timing, speakers and/or venue.

South West Councils, Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1SH, Learning and Transformation Administration Team: 01823 270101

 


Chairing Meetings Effectively

EVENT DETAILS

Date:

Course Duration:

2 hours

Venue:

Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH - this course can also be delivered on an in-house basis

Description:

A 2 hour workshop focussing on effective chairing skills and techniques to ensure competent management of meetings 

Aim:

An event to explore the key features of managing meetings and to introduce tools and techniques for effective chairing

Content:

  • What makes an effective meeting?
  • What makes an effective Chairperson?
  • Tips for structuring discussions, involving everyone, using sensitive questioning and active listening, keeping discussions on track, reviewing an item and building decisions
  • Meeting menaces: who are they and how to deal with them
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TRAINING DETAILS

Course Administrator:

training@swcouncils.gov.uk or call 01823 270101

Related Courses:


"Excellent use of time, very good pace, delighted no time wasted"


Member Organisations:  £65
Non-Member Organisations:  £85

(All prices subject to VAT.  Discounts for multiple bookings may apply)


 


Learning Event Application Form