Trustee Workshop

A half day workshop aimed at experienced trustees who would like to refresh their skills and knowledge, and anyone who is considering getting involved in charity governance, and wants to better understand the role and the responsibilities of a charity trustee.

It will cover some strategies for working well together and being effective as a Board of Trustees, and introduce the Charity Code of Governance. The session will also help you to understand the importance of your governing document and charitable objects, as well as identifying the next steps for development for you as a trustee and for your Board.

It’s being held on Tuesday 26th November in Glastonbury. Tickets are £35.

Find out more here.


Community Buildings Training

Community Council for Somerset have recently announced new dates for their programme of training aimed at anybody involved in community buildings.

The full day training events will offer several courses throughout the day on a range of useful topics, including:

  • Trustees roles and responsibilities
  • Funding opportunities and how to write a successful application
  • Meetings and AGMs – how to run them successfully and efficiently
  • Safeguarding and what Trustees need to know and do
  • Working with Parish Councils
  • Marketing and Publicity – how to make a difference

The sessions are taking place across the county, you can find dates, details and booking information here.