Video Training

Parliamentarian Procedure Basics

These videos feature Dr. Leonard Young, professional parliamentarian, discussing basic parliamentary procedures to facilitate effective board meetings.

Part 1 Purpose of Parliamentary Procedure (4:08)
Part 2 Basic Motions and Amendments (11:45)
Part 3 Other Motions: Refer, Postpone, Previous Question, Recess, Point of Order, Adjourn (14:28)
Part 4 Changing an Action: Reconsider, Rescind or Amend (5:36)
Part 5 Voting: Methods, Majority, Two-thirds, Abstention, Quorum (10:22)
Part 6 Consent Agenda, Open and Closed Session Minutes, Informal Considerations (7:04)