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Running online branch meetings: increasing participation, 20 April 2021, Online, National course

This short 1 1/2 hour long course will look at how you can ensure your online meetings are effective, interesting and most importantly increase participation. Whether you currently hold online branch meetings, or are completely new to the concept, this course will have something for you.

Course date: 20th April 2021

Duration: One & half hours; 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon

Location: Online, via virtual course meeting

Target audience: All branch Reps and activists

More about the course:

This short course will allow you to discuss issues with colleagues and look to find ways of widening member participation within and online meeting environment.

The course will cover:

  • Definition of meeting purpose
  • Staying focused
  • The role of the meeting facilitator or chair
  • Language - inclusion through language
  • Challenges, solutions & opportunities in an online environment

Please be aware, out of courtesy and respect for the course tutor, and the members funds that pay for our short course programme, you are asked to ensure you can attend and participate in the entire course prior to submitting your application. Should you find that you cannot attend please contact the course administrator 24 hours before the course, so that we can offer those on the waiting list a placeThank-you.