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Governance Training for the Not-for-Profit Sector

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In collaboration with The Carmichael Centre for Voluntary Organisations, we are delighted to be delivering two 1-day sessions (in Dublin and Limerick) on Governance for members of Care Alliance Ireland and other not-for-profit organisations with an interest in Governance.

Location Details:

Event 1: Tuesday 1st March 2016 09:30- 16:30: Dublin

Carmichael Centre, 4 Brunswick St N, Dublin (Click here for map)

Event 2: Tuesday 8th March 2016 09:30- 16:30: Limerick

Radisson Blu Hotel, Ennis Rd., Limerick. (Click here for map)

Please ensure you purchase the correct ticket for your preferred location.

Content of Workshop

1. Leadership & Control: Mission, vision and values. Planning. Managing staff and/or volunteers. Legal and regulatory requirements. Internal financial and management controls. Risk management. Policies.

2. Transparency & Accountability: Identify and communicate with stakeholders. Enable beneficiaries to engage with the organisation.

3. Working Effectively: Board roles and responsibilities. Managing meetings. Board recruitment, development and retirement.

4. Integrity: Honesty, fairness and independence. Conflicts of interests and loyalties. The organisation’s reputation.

5. Case Study: Care Alliance to present on its journey to compliance. Actions required for full compliance with the Code.

Detailed Schedule

9:30 am Registration/networking/tea/coffee

10:00 am The Governance Code, Leadership & Control (Derek O’Reilly, The Carmichael Centre)

11:15 am Refreshment break/networking

11:30 am Transparency & Accountability(Derek O’Reilly, The Carmichael Centre)

1:00 pm Lunch

2:00 pm Care Alliance Ireland’s journey to being compliant with the Governance Code (Liam O’Sullivan, Executive Director, Care Alliance Ireland)

2:30 pm Working Effectively (Derek O’Reilly, The Carmichael Centre)

3:30 pm Break/networking

3:45 pm Integrity, Signing up to the Code (Derek O’Reilly, The Carmichael Centre)

4:30 pm Finish

Participants should familiarise themselves with the guidelines for types A, B or C organisations on in advance of the workshop.

For enquiries contact us at If you have specific dietary or access requirements please let us know via email upon booking.

If you cannot pay (via credit card) online at time of registration, please email immediately to arrange registration and payment.

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