Do you need a more introductory level?

You may be interested in the first part of this course, however, anyone in a company secretary's role is welcome to attend. (Those working in the not-for-profit sector may prefer The Role of the Charity Secretary.)

The course leaders use interactive case studies and course notes to reinforce key topics. There is also an opportunity to discuss specific issues concerning your organisation.

What you get

By the end of the day you will understand:

  • Risk management frameworks, roles, and responsibilities.
  • Who are the stakeholders engaging with your organisation.
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  • Board advisory and dynamics.
  • Board behaviours.
  • Director inductions.
  • The Company Secretary’s influence on the board and the organisation.
  • Governance frameworks.
  • Soft skills including board and senior management relationships, communication and influencing skills.

You will also receive:

  • The tools and resources to find out what company secretarial procedures should be followed and when
  • 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.


£755 +VAT (Non-members)
£680 +VAT (Professional subscribers)
£465 +VAT (CGIUKI members)

28 February 2024
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Location: Virtual
Time: 9:30 - 16:30

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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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