Charity Trustee Training

This one-day course is designed for those thinking about becoming a trustee and for new or existing trustees who could benefit from some formal training around their roles, particularly identifying trustee responsibilities and liabilities. 

Course Aims

  • Define the legal status of Trustees
  • Recognise ways to reduce associated risks and potential legal challenges
  • Develop good practice specific to your organisation

Course Objectives

  • Establish who can and who can't be a trustee
  • Summarise trustee roles, responsibilities and liabilities
  • Identify the 3 strands of governance
  • Review your role and responsibility for good financial management

Course Programme

  • Welcomes and Housekeeping
  • Participant Introductions
  • What is a trustee?
  • Who can be a trustee?
  • Roles, responsibilities and liabilities
  • Governance
            Governing without managing
            Corporate / fiduciary
            Strategic
            Impact
  • Relationship with chair and chief executive
  • Understanding finance

Course Duration

Up to 6.25 hours (i.e. 10am to 4:15 pm) including breaks and 45 minutes for lunch
VOL 9a
VOL 9b

Course Fees

TYPE OF ORGANISATION
HALF DAY
full DAY
   
CHARITABLE/NOT FOR PROFIT

-
£680

OTHER ORGANISATIONS

-
£840
Cost includes:  
Course delivery, training materials, handouts, evaluations and certificates for up to 16 participants.  
NB: Additional travel costs may apply for any booking over 80 miles and may be invoiced separately, charged at 45p per mile for car use and / or actual costs of alternative methods of travel.  Accommodation costs will be based on individual hotel bookings and will include reasonable subsistence costs dependent on location conditions, applicable at the time.
Your training programme has changed the way we work with volunteers throughout our organisation and it's really working for us 

 - Chief Executive (Hospice)

It makes such a difference being trained by someone who is knowledgeable, interesting and enthusiastic

- Volunteer Manager

I thought Matthew was a brilliant trainer with full and informative knowledge of the course he was teaching.  Fab day and I learnt a lot about myself 

            - Course Participant

Able to bring knowledge and experience to discussions encouraging group engagement.  Covered lots of content.
   - Volunteer Mananger
Found it very useful and thought provoking.  Good to consider a range of challenges and demands on volunteer managers across the sector.

           - Volunteer Manager

Our trainers come from a variety of backgrounds, therefore we can facilitate courses beyond our current prospectus.

For all enquiries or potential bookings, do please call us: 07866 284781

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