OPEN TRAINING

Throughout the year Boardmatch regularly run training for Directors, CEO’s and Chairs. The training takes place in a Dublin City Centre location. For further information, or to book a place, please contact Hannah Coleman at hannahcoleman@boardmatch.ie or call the office on 01-671 5005.

Director Training Day 1

This training day provides a comprehensive overview of the role and responsibilities of not-for-profit board members and is tailored towards prospective, new and existing board members looking to strengthen their role on the Board.

Main topics will include:

  • Role, expectations and liabilities of voluntary Directors
  • What is governance?
  • Information needed by voluntary Directors
  • Agendas
  • Case Studies
  • Relationships with your Chief Executive and Chair
CEO and Chair Training Day 1

The performance of any not-for-profit organisation is underpinned by the relationship that exists between the CEO and Chair. The training explores this critical Management/Governance interface, and is relevant to both seasoned practitioners and those just stepping up to the top job.

Main topics will include:

  • Roles and expectations of Chairs and trustees
  • Ensuring trustees fulfil their governance role
  • Refreshing the Board and finding new trustees
  • Case study of where things went wrong
  • Developing a learning organisation

These full-day trainings are led by governance expert Dorothy Dalton.
Dorothy Dalton is a leading expert on Governance and advises several national charities, Boards of Governance and CEOs. Having written several books on Governance, Dorothy has gathered her wealth of experience from various roles including her time as Chief Executive with ACEVO (the association of chief executives of voluntary organisations) from 1992 to 2000, as a Director with Inland Revenue and the Marie Curie Foundation , and as Chairperson for the Petchey Academy since 2014.
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