23rd July 2024

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Dealing with difficult people and conversations in our local councils

Course tutor:

Breakthrough Communications are NALC's National Partner for advice, guidance and services on parish and town council communications and engagement, and Data Protection, GDPR and Freedom of Information. The experienced team at Breakthrough Communications understand what good communication and effective compliance look like. As a team of communications professionals, including councillors and clerks, Breakthrough Communications also has insight into the unique world of parish and town councils.


Managing our professional relationships within our local councils is important, yet it can still be a challenge to deal with people who are 'difficult' and to face challenging situations. In this session we explore practical techniques to manage difficult conversations and situations in a council environment. Suitable for Clerks, council officers and councillors.


£35 per delegate (member rate)

£115 per delegate (non-member rate)


24th January 2024, 1.30pm

19th February 2024, 1.00pm

27th March 2024, 9.30am

30th April 2024, 9.30am

Last updated: Wed, 03 Jan 2024 14:00