October 2021
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Introduction To Governance & Regulation In Scotland

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.


02.12.21 Whistleblowing In this webinar we will explore: What is a Whistleblower? Why is Whistleblowing important? What should the Board take into account when developing the approach to Whistleblowing? Presented by Deborah Walthorne Deborah is a consultant with 35 years of experience in social housing and the public sector. A governance and change specialist, she has spent 5 years working on mergers with some of the UKs biggest Housing Groups. She has been a Board member and Audit and Risk committee member of two housing associations  

November 2021
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Introduction To Audit & Audit Committees

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. 

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Introduction To Risk & Assurance

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.