Introduction to Company Law

A one-day introduction to company law and its application to everyday business


Overview

This course walks delegates through the basics of company law using plain language and everyday examples. We cover the lifetime of the company, its legal obligations and its day to day business.

All delegates arrive at a similar level, and no prior knowledge is assumed.

What you get

By the end of the day you will understand:

  • The basics – including what companies are and how they are formed and run
  • The foundations of company law in the UK (Companies Act 2006)
  • The ‘life cycle' of the company and its legal obligations
  • Company boards – their role, duties, powers and decision-making process
  • Shareholders and how to manage share capital
  • The tools to explore the links between legal theory and business reality 

You will also receive:

  • A delegate pack containing comprehensive course notes and presentation slides
  • A certificate to show you have attended the course
  • 6 months complimentary professional subscription to 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 Company Secretary's Handbook, 12th edition and Company Secretary's Checklists, 11th edition

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

This course has been postponed. 2022 dates TBC

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

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