Central & Local Government

Welcome to the IG Central and Local Government Hub! Here you will find information on all of our upcoming events, including our national conferences, interactive CPD training courses, alongside helpful content pieces and free resources. We aim to provide support and development opportunities for all levels of central and local government functions.
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Upcoming Events

Central & Local GovernmentHousing
5th Annual Tackling Rogue Landlords Forum

5th Annual Tackling Rogue Landlords Forum

Central & Local GovernmentFurther EducationHealth & Social CareHigher EducationHousingVoluntary
The Digital Skills and Inclusion Conference

The Digital Skills and Inclusion Conference

Central & Local GovernmentVoluntary
Reducing the Risk and Impact of Flooding Conference

Reducing the Risk and Impact of Flooding Conference

Central & Local GovernmentHealth & Social CareHousingVoluntary
The Learning Disabilities Conference 2021

The Learning Disabilities Conference 2021

Central & Local GovernmentCriminal JusticeFurther EducationHealth & Social CareHigher EducationHousingSchoolsVoluntary
Online Training Course: Ensuring Public Sector Website Accessibility and Compliance

Online Training Course: Ensuring Public Sector Website Accessibility and Compliance

Central & Local GovernmentCriminal JusticeHealth & Social CareHousingVoluntary
Tackling Domestic Abuse and Violence Forum

Tackling Domestic Abuse and Violence Forum

RETURNING FOR TWO DAYS: Road Safety Conference 2021

This online conference will support local authorities to develop effective, integrated and comprehensive road safety strategies that reduce the number of collisions and deaths on UK roads.
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This online event was very well organised with a fantastic range of topics and very experienced speakers. It has given me a lot of food for thought which I will be sharing across relevant services in Sutton.
Commissioning Manager - Children in CareCommissioning Manager - Children in Care - London Borough Of Sutton Council
Interesting, excellent content, great to hear from other local authorities and what they are doing with regards to property licensing to address widespread management and disrepair issues in the PRS.
Environmental Health ManagerEnvironmental Health Manager - London Borough of Islington
This online conference was very informative and I will pass all information gathered here back to the team and make changes where needed which will enable us to deliver better services to all the young people in our community.
Personal AdvisorPersonal Advisor - Southend On Sea Borough Council
A great opportunity to hear about numerous networks and partnerships to provide digital skills to people who are lacking skills and have become excluded as a result.
Employability and Skills Project Co-ordinatorEmployability and Skills Project Co-ordinator - East Sussex County Council
A great day dedicated to gaining a better understanding of loneliness, especially in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. Fantastic speakers and case studies to inspire everyone.
Wellbeing AdvisorWellbeing Advisor - Mid Sussex Wellbeing Team - West Sussex County Council
The training session was very well run, the content was clear, appropriate and insightful. The speakers were very knowledgeable and clearly experienced.
Business Change ManagerBusiness Change Manager - Sheffield City Council
Predicting the future of infrastructure as vital as the country's Road Network could seem impossible. Being able to listen to some of the leading thinkers, innovators and policy-makers in this field makes the impossible feel that little bit more possible, and the future a little less opaque.
PCS Union ChairPCS Union Chair - Highways England
It was an interesting conference with lots of speakers describing the approaches taken by their organisations to modernise and transform their people, place and technology.
OD PartnerOD Partner - London Borough Of Southwark Council
A really useful event on a very topical subject. We are starting out on our Climate Emergency journey and it is really important to understand the practical and viable considerations - this was a real help to understanding some of the raft of information that is out there!
Lead Specialist-Environmental HealthLead Specialist-Environmental Health - South Somerset District Council
A real light bulb moment, in how to move forwards the Health and Wellbeing agenda!
HR ManagerHR Manager - Hertfordshire County Council
A very useful event which provided learning from a range of different professional bodies and organisations which can be shared to the wider community to assist with preventing serious accidents on the UKs roads.
Group Commander Prevention LeadGroup Commander Prevention Lead - Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service