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Robert's Rules of Order—Demystified

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"During the workshop, Eli practiced the principles that he was preaching: fairness, equality, and common sense."

Friday, January 29, 2016, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver

Limited enrolment. Register early to avoid disappointment!

Who should attend: Anyone wishing to gain a better understanding of meeting procedures and anyone who sits on a board or committee.

Learning level: All levels

In this workshop we will discuss parliamentary procedure and Robert's Rules of Order. You will gain an understanding of the rules and the principles that they are intended to uphold. As a result of this workshop you should be able to advise your clients on the correct but also practical application of the rules in meetings, how to facilitate progress, and effective decision making.

After this workshop you will...

  • have a practical understanding of rules of order and how they should be applied
  • gain tools to facilitate group decision making in a democratic and efficient manner
  • expand your focus from the technical rules to what they are supposed to achieve
  • be better able to advise your clients on resolving procedural disputes


"A potentially dry and technical subject was made relevant and interesting..."

"Thanks to your guidance, our AGM was shorter, simpler and less adversarial..."

"I now realize that our problem is not one disruptive member—it’s a lack of discipline and structure in our meetings..."

Check out the related CLEBC course, also presented by Eli Mina, Supporting Successful Meetings which takes place the previous day, Thursday, January 28, 2016. Click here to register.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Instructor
Eli Mina, MSc, PRPVancouver

EARLY BIRD (Register by December 18, 2015 and SAVE)
Live Course: Regular $675 | Student $340

After December 18, 2015
Live Course: Regular $750 | Student $375

Registration includes a print + electronic copy of the workshop materials plus a copy of the book Robert's Rules of Order—11th Edition.

Unable to attend without financial support? To learn more about CLEBC's Bursary Program click here and for our Easy Pay Plan click here.

CLEBC Program Coordinator
Jessica Post

This course has no current sessions.

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