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 GovernmentFurther EducationHealth & Social CareSchoolsVoluntary
National SEND Conference 2022

National SEND Conference 2022

Central & Local GovernmentHealth & Social Care
Transitions in Health & Social Care Forum 2022

Transitions in Health & Social Care Forum 2022

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 GovernmentHousing
ASB Effective Case Management Online Training Course

ASB Effective Case Management Online Training Course

Central & Local GovernmentHousing
Utilising Customer Insight to Improve Service Delivery

Utilising Customer Insight to Improve Service Delivery

Central & Local GovernmentHousing
Effectively Handling Complaints in Housing Online Training Course

Effectively Handling Complaints in Housing Online Training Course

BOOKING FAST: Tackling Loneliness Conference 2022

Join us for two half-days of discussing policy and best practice for preventing and tackling loneliness. You will have the opportunity to evaluate the latest policy from the DCMS on tackling loneliness, explore the latest research on loneliness in the UK and discuss how best to fight social isolation through social prescribing, and multi-agency working
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The Local Economic Growth Conference 2022 provided a range of speakers covering various initiatives all of which generated ideas and thoughts for future actions that i can take forward within my own authority. A really helpful two mornings.
Economic Development ManagerEconomic Development Manager - North Kesteven District Council
Practical, detailed and engaging training by professionals with a reassuring depth of knowledge and expertise in their field.
Marketing Communication OfficerMarketing Communication Officer - Bath and North East Somerset Council
It was a gathering of intellectuals. The presentations were very detailed, practical, and insightful. Highly recommended to public health professionals
Public Health Consultant & Medical DoctorPublic Health Consultant & Medical Doctor - Birmingham City Council
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
I became a captivated audience at this year's conference. Lots of information to take in and lots to think upon. I’ll definitely be back again.
Tenancy Engagement Officer Tenancy Engagement Officer - Melton Borough 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 training course exceeded my expectations and blew me away by how good it was. I've taken away lots of practical tools, and have learnt how to do the testing myself so I can now test the council's website.
Webmaster DeveloperWebmaster Developer - North Devon District Council
This was an insightful, interesting event. I'm looking forward to going through all the new resources that were provided and sharing them with my team. Both trainers were very helpful and knowledgeable.
Digital Communications OfficerDigital Communications Officer - Brighton & Hove City Council
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
A very engaging event with a variety of very good speakers which certainly helped me in my understanding of the latest data, tends and new thinking.
Transport Planning ManagerTransport Planning Manager - London Borough Of Bromley
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
Great course, I gained a good insight into what my organisation needs to put in place for our website accessibility and compliance.
Marketing Communications OfficerMarketing Communications Officer - Haywards Heath Town 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
A fantastic range of speakers with information on websites to visit post conference, so much follow up learning will be made possible from this conference
Economic Development OfficerEconomic Development Officer - Norfolk County Council
The Digital Skills and Inclusion Conference provided a very comprehensive look at digital inclusion practice across the UK.
Employability and Skills Project Co-ordinatorEmployability and Skills Project Co-ordinator - East Sussex County Council