The ADSO training programme for 2018 is currently being developed and the planned courses are listed below:


Meetings Procedures (linked to ADSO Certificate)

22nd January – Midlands (Nottingham County Council)

26th January – London (LB Wandsworth)


Introduction to Electoral Services

21st February – Midlands (Tamworth Council)  CANCELLED

26th February – London (LB Westminster)


The Effective Scrutiny Officer (linked to ADSO Certificate)

29th June – LB Ealing   FULLY BOOKED

29th June – Birmingham City Council  FULLY BOOKED



Council and its Governance Arrangements  (linked to ADSO Certificate) 

24th September – Staffordshire County Council

28th September – LB Tower Hamlets 


Just a Minute

9th October – Sheffield City Council

10th October – LB Ealing – FULLY BOOKED


Booking for each course will normally open 6 weeks before. If any region or Authority can secure enough delegates to run a course in another region, we would be happy to set up a bespoke or in-house course. Please contact Sue Keogh, Director of Development for more information:

The usual cost for each place on our courses are £95 + VAT (including lunch) for ADSO Members and £130+ VAT (including lunch) for non ADSO Members unless otherwise stated.

For a detailed copy of our terms and conditions click here

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