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Governance Essentials

246 Vincent Street

Designed for new and aspiring board members. This course explains the essential aspects of good governance.

By undertaking this four-week course, you will:

  • interact with committee and board members from other sport and recreation associations and share practical experiences that relate to a board role
  • develop an understanding of the key roles, functions, duties and responsibilities of boards and directors
  • learn how to interpret financial statements, assess an organisation’s financial performance and understand financial aspects of a director’s statutory duties
  • learn how to improve organisational performance by considering good practices of effective boards
  • understand a board’s role in developing strategy and assessing risk to safeguard the long-term success of an organisation.
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