Chairing Skills

Build you confidence and develop your skills by learning some really useful tips and techniques that will help you become an expert chair.

Further details

A chairs role is crucial to running effective meetings and successful groups.  This course explains the roles and responsibilities of the Chair, provides an opportunity to develop and assess your chairing skills and consider how you can improve what you are doing.   A course to help you develop your skills and qualities for chairing meetings and other group roles. 

Course content

  • Recap on the skills and qualities for being a successful chair
  • Evaluate your current chairing skills
  • Practice and develop some new ways of working
  • Share and learn from experience
  • Try out some good practice tips and techniques for dealing with difficult situations


Residents and community representatives who are new chairs or committee members.  A refresher course to those who would like to develop their skills.  Also useful for new staff

Benefits of attending the course

You will be better equipped and have the confidence to consider being or carrying out the chairs role.

What people say

I really enjoyed this course and am very pleased that I was able to learn so much’

‘The course was excellent – I will enjoy reading the rest of the workbook and referring back to it’

‘A very enjoyable training session, the intervention techniques gave me good ideas for the future’

Important Information

The course will run from 10am until 3pm.

Please note: All costs are plus VAT.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing. If you cancel your place less than 7 working days before the training you will incur the full cost.

If you are unable to attend, you can send a substitute delegate at no extra cost.  All substitute delegates must be notified to Tpas in writing.

Once we have received your cancellation in writing we will forward you a confirmation of your cancellation detailing what you will be charged.

Tpas Right to Cancel

We aim to make sure that the training run as planned. However, there may be times when, due to circumstances beyond our control, we have to cancel the training. Should this be the case we will give you as much notice as possible. If you have already paid for the cancelled training we will give you a full refund. Should we run the training again, we will give you priority.

Need to train
a group of people?

in-house could work out more cost effective


Fri 19th Apr 2024, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Venue Details

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Chairing Skills
Membership Staff Tenant
Members £125.00 £125.00
Non-Members £175.00 £175.00

Event Contact

Name: Helen Phillips


Phone: 0161 868 3500

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