Boardmatch: Online CEO & Chairperson Training (CPD Approved)

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This training brings the CEO & Chair together to build their partnership and strengthen the entire board. Must be attended by a pair.

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Wednesday 27th April 2022 (10am - 2pm) and Thursday 28th April 2022 (10am - 12.30pm)

"The Chair's and CEO/Manager's role in building high-performance boards"

This training fills up quickly so please be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.

This training must be attended by a CEO & Chair pairing, and 1 ticket is for both attendees.

*Please note that this training will be facilitated online via Zoom. This full-day course will be facilitated over two half-days. Attendees will be required to participate in both sessions in order to receive the CPD hours. Due to limited capacity, if you are unable to attend one of the sessions, you will not be transferred to a future session*

The performance of any charity is underpinned by the relationship that exists between the CEO/Manager and Chair. The training explores this critical Management/Governance dynamic and is relevant to both seasoned practitioners and those just stepping up to the top job. Covid-19 has been a challenging time for all charities, and it is important to focus your board and organisation moving forward. A strong CEO/Manager and Chair relationship will help achieve this.

The full-day training is led by governance expert, Dorothy Dalton. Dorothy Dalton is a leading expert on Governance .

Cost: €350 + booking fee per attendee

Main topics will include:

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

Refund Policy:

Refunds or reschedulings will be facilitated if 2 weeks notice is provided. 

This training is Certified by The CPD Certification Service. This training amounts to 5 CPD Hours.  

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Boardmatch Ireland is a national governance charity, supporting the development of the community and voluntary sector (the Not-For-Profit sector) by strengthening boards and management committees, primarily through:

  • Matching of candidates from not-for-profit and public sectors onto not-for-profit boards

  • Building the governance capacity of Not-For-Profit boards

  • Enhancing leadership quality and skills sets on Not-For-Profit boards

  • Developing and providing training packages and other supports for boards and board members

  • Fostering links between public, private and not for profit sectors to the benefit of all.

Boardmatch Ireland was established in 2005 to address the skills needs of the governing bodies of not for profit organisations. To date Boardmatch Ireland has matched over 3,000 candidates to the boards of not for profit organisations.

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