BOARD GOVERNANCE SEMINAR

Available for Federal & Provincial Employers/Employees

Those in attendance will learn:

  • What governance means;
  • How to develop good governance;
  • The roles and responsibilities of:
    • The Board of Directors;
    • The Executive Director;
    • The Directors;
    • The President/Chairperson; and
    • The Secretary.
  • How to run an efficient Board Meeting;
  • What a conflict of interest is and how it is appropriately dealt with;
  • How to avoid legal liability; and
  • What succession planning is, and why it is useful.

Some Additional Information:

  • Board Governance refers to the way in which a Corporation or Organization is directed and controlled.
  • The Board of Directors must:
    • Make decisions that are in the best interests of its stake holders or members;
    • Be knowledgeable of all relevant policies;
    • Be knowledgeable of and compliant with all relevant legislation;
    • Promote responsible and transparent decision-making;
    • Be able to recognize, manage and mitigate risks; and
    • Manage funds responsibly.

Who should attend this Seminar?

  • The Executive Director; and
  • Members of the Board of Directors.
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