Charity Governance

Charity governance

Discover a wide range of training and resources designed specifically for those working in governance roles within charities


Certificate in Charity Law and Governance

This course is designed to support governance professionals, company secretaries, administrators, charity directors and charity officers.

It provides a sound understanding of the principles and practice of charity governance for registered and unregistered charities and identifies the skills that you need to deliver good governance in your organisation. Successful completion of the course leads to a qualification and is delivered via distance learning to fit around your other commitments.

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Charity one-day virtual training courses

The Role of the Charity Secretary

Charity secretaries serve a critical role – but it is easy for newcomers to feel overwhelmed. Trustees. Regulators. Beneficiaries. Each generates their own needs and requirements. With this practical course, you will gain the confidence to undertake the core duties of the charity secretary, insight into the relationship with trustess, regualtors and beneficiaries and advice on hands-on skills like meetings and decision making.

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Essential Charity Governance

Working for a charity offers unique opportunities and rewards, though there can also be challenges. In particular the responsibility for good governance and compliance, which can feel overwhelming. Kirsty Semple is a Chartered Secretary who has worked with charities for more than ten years. Benefit from her expertise – and develop your own – with this essential course.

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One-day virtual training courses

Essential Skills


Bespoke Training

We also provide bespoke training at your office at a time that is convenient for you. We always engage closely with our clients to develop training solutions that can result in long-lasting, positive change to the way your organisation works. Our trainers are proven experts in their given fields with years of real-world experience, and can deliver training at the highest level. We have a strong track record in helping boards of directors and staff members from all the sectors to brush up their skills, address issues of board behaviour and dynamics to delivering and implementing effective governance. Find out more details here

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