Role of the Director and the Board

This workshop is designed for Non-Executive Directors (NED’s) on boards who wish to

  • develop their knowledge of what it means to be a director
  • learn new and/or different thinking about what it takes to be an effective director
  • reflect on what an effective board looks like
  • maintain their CPD record

This workshop focuses on what is expected of a director.  It will be interactive, and will examine what makes for an effective director, and how you can apply good governance practice and behaviours to improve the performance of your board. This training has been developed specifically for the sector.

This workshop will cover:

  • the purpose of the organisation, and the purpose of the board
  • directors’ duties
  • board composition and diversity
  • decision-making
  • what happens when a board doesn’t do its job
  • what a good board doesn’t look like!
  • what a good board does look like
  • what a good board does
  • what a good director does
  • appropriate meeting behaviours
  • sustaining effective behaviours

Course costs:

  • Alliance Members - £195 + VAT
  • Non Members - £495 + VAT