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Trustee training pack - the foundations of good governance

£39.99 or free to NCVO Members – Sign in or find out about membership

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This five-in-one training pack gives you the tools and information to govern more effectively. Tackle the issues you and your trustees are facing and maximise your organisation’s impact by turning plans into action. Governance, strategy and impact all rolled into one!
Format: 5 x full video training courses and downloadable resources.

What's included?

  • Five full online training courses: 'A trustee's role and responsibilities', 'Make your board effective', 'The essentials of charity finance', 'Strategy made easy' and 'What difference are we making?'
  • Downloadable toolkits and checklists.

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1. A trustee's role and responsibilities

Through this four part course you will gain a better understanding of the role of a trustee, in any organisation, including key legal duties and areas of potential liability.

2. Make your board effective

Do board meetings seem never-ending and unfocused? Improve the effectiveness of your board by understanding the roles of the chair, trustees and CEO as well as the purpose and principles of good governance. Plus, learn practical tips on making board meetings work!

3. The essentials of charity finance

Are you a new trustee, a charity founder or an aspiring finance officer? If you need to make sense of accounts and reporting, or maybe just want a quick refresh on charity finance then this online training course is for you.

4. Strategy made easy

Do you have a strategic plan that's gathering dust on a shelf? Are you about to write a new one or maybe your very first? Learn how to turn your plans into actions that will maximise your impact and will help you not just survive but grow!

5. What difference are we making?

In the current economic climate proving and improving your impact can be the key to securing funding and ensuring the survival of your organisation. Learn how to measure the difference you're making by collecting evidence, identifying your outcomes and outputs, and setting performance indicators.

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Click on the 'Add to basket' button at the top of the page or get all our training from £9.99/month with our StudyPass subscription. NCVO members can access all of our Studyzone courses for free - if your organisation is an NCVO member, just create an account, log-in and join your organisation.

Get help recruiting a trustee

  • Trustees Unlimited offers voluntary organisations a professional and cost-effective service to recruit trustees from across the private, public and voluntary sectors.
  • NCVO's Trustee Bank offers a free service to all voluntary sector organisations to view trustee vacancies. If your organisation is an NCVO member you can sign in or create an account and post a trustee vacancy for free.

StudyPass. All our training in one low-cost subscription

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