Good Administration for Trainee Governance Support Staff

Starting October 2016 Book your place now



Good Administration for Trainee Governance Support Staff Starts October 2016 

This course is for someone new to taking minutes and supporting governing bodies. By the end of the course you will understand

1       Essential meeting skills; the elements of a good board meeting

  • The meeting rules for successful meetings – usual conventions and where these are set out in your organisation
  • The role of the Chair
  • Preparation process needed to ensure a successful meeting
  • The role of the agenda
  • Agenda preparation process
  • Planning meetings
  • Linking agendas to agreed business objectives
  • Reports and information
  • Confidentiality
  • Voting and consensus decision making

2    Developing Governance Officer skills

  • Minutes – the importance of recording discussions and decisions
  • Skills needed to develop good minute taking skills
  • Listening skills
  • Minute writing conventions
  • Checking for accuracy
  • Confidentiality and circulating minutes
  • Using electronic systems

In addition you can have 2 hours of mentoring. 

Cost £450.00 plus VAT 

Join Go! and get a 10% discount on all training 

Don't want to travel ? The programme is available for in house bookings

For more details or to register your interest contact: Dr Alice Pearce This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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