NILGA, in association with the Local Government Civil Contingencies Resilience Team, invites Elected Members and officers to a Workshop aimed at building a shared understanding amongst elected members (and other attendees) on the role of the councillor and skills required in the local response to emergency events.
The intention of this interactive workshop is to:
Councillors meaningful participation in civil contingencies/emergency planning is key to delivery of impactful local response, to protect the economic, social and environmental wellbeing of communities. This session will focus on increasing councillors understanding and competence around their community leadership role in preventing and mitigating the worse impacts of emergency events and how to provide support in response and recovery.
Hosted by NILGA with support from the LGTG (Local Government Training Group), these FREE events are open to all Elected Members, officers and interested stakeholders.
For information on attending please download this flyer.