This 1.5 hour training will provide Board Members with an overview of the updated Standard, along with tips and suggestions of how to ensure compliance with the Standard, particularly in relation to the reporting on VFM within the financial statements. It is important that providers do not lose sight of VFM during these difficult times when their focus may be on other issues. The ongoing issues related to Covid-19 may also impact upon VFM reporting and the webinar will consider some of the points that providers should address in their VFM reports.
9 December 2021 – The Sector Risk Profile puts H&S at the top of the agenda, where it should be. Is this reflected in your Board? Does your Board understand its responsibilities, how to get assurance from the Executives and how to lead from the top on this vital subject? If you or your Board are unsure on any of these areas then this course if for you.
25th November 2021
A webinar for new board members providing an understanding and management of risk. This session will give Board members and officers a good grounding in how risks are assessed and risk mitigations developed, as well as how Board members gain assurance that risks are being managed and controls are being operated so that you know that your organisation is complying with all its Regulatory requirements.
18th November 2021
This webinar is aimed at new Board Members as part of their introduction programme, plus anyone looking to learn more about audit, including staff.
The session will consider the general role of ‘audit’ and consider the two main functions that Boards come across – internal and external audit. It also reviews the main role and responsibilities for the Audit Committee, how it fits within the governance framework and what its key outputs are.
4th November 2021
As a Board member what do you need to know about Development within social housing? What term and concepts should you understand and what are the risks you need to consider? This webinar will help you with the answers to these questions and many more. Suitable for all Board members who want to learn about Development, or need a refresher.
14th October 2021
This Webinar covers the basics of good governance including making reference to the Codes of Governance, Code of Conduct and the key principles around how Boards can lead a culture of Good Governance .This Webinar is essential for Board Members, Executive and Governance staff, particularly those new to the role or to the housing sector.
7th October 2021
This Webinar covers the basics of good governance including making reference to the Code of Governance, Code of Conduct and the key principles around how Boards can lead a culture of Good Governance .This Webinar is essential for Board Members, Executive and Governance staff, particularly those new to the role or to the housing sector.