Directors and their Duties

A one-day course for new directors, board advisors and those seeking to freshen their knowledge.


Overview

Company directors are more exposed than ever. To regulators. To shareholder action. To the realities of the current business climate.

This essential course covers the director's responsibilities, liabilities and best practice in the boardroom.

What you get

By the end of the day you will understand:

  • Key duties of directors, their power and authority
  • The statutory framework for the role and responsibilities of company directors in the UK (Companies Act 2006)
  • Liabilities, sanctions and indemnities
  • How to deal with conflicts
  • How best to manage the relationship between the company and its shareholders.
  • Good boardroom practice and board relationships
  • Induction, development and performance reviews
  • Current legal issues

You will also receive:

  • A model for assessing the effectiveness of your boardroom practice and identifying areas of weakness
  • A delegate pack containing comprehensive course notes and presentation slides
  • A certificate to show you have attended the course
  • 6 months complimentary professional subscription of The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland (see below)
  • 6 hours credit towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) 

Your complimentary 6-month professional subscription

We support our attendees long after they complete the course. Your professional subscription includes a subscription to G+C Magazine, as well as access to briefings, discounts and our knowledge base. An automatic email will be sent to you after your attendance.

Get your copy of The Non-Executive Directors' Handbook, 5th edition and Corporate Governance Unlocked

Delegates to this course get the opportunity to buy the accompanying books when signing up. For more info about our books, please visit our book shop.

Next course: 20 October 2021
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If you need any further assistance or advice, please call +44 (0)20 7580 4741 or contact us

 

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