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Lambeth Community Events Training Programme

Applications to this training programme are now open, subject to eligibility.  The Community Events Training Programme aim is to deliver a training programme that builds on and further develops the skills and knowledge of our local community event organisers.  The training will also share best practise with regard to community safety, sustainability and community engagement. ​ Training is delivered by Lambeth Events staff (EventLambeth) with speakers from other Lambeth departments and external agencies.   The course will give participants an opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in event planning and management with emphasis on suitability, audience development and safety.  The training also creates an opportunity to network with other community event organisers in Lambeth.

 Date options for the courses to attend are: ​

Course 1 - Saturday 9 and Saturday 16 November 2019 ​

Course 2 - Monday 11 and Monday 18 November 2019 ​ 

Attendance at the course, and subject to eligibility will entitle clients to apply for funding of between £1,000 - £4,000 to be used for specific event delivery costs for example marquees, PA systems, toilets, professional fees, artist fees, volunteers’ costs, publicity and marketing costs, licensing and statutory implications, security and safety measures.   Norwood has been allocated £5,000.

You can find out more about the training and the funding here.