Developing governance capabilityOur practical training courses build capability in your organisation by equipping you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to tackle your governance responsibilities. Training courses are provided for partners funded by Sport England and UK Sport at Tiers 2 and 3. Other sports and physical activity organisations in the UK are welcome to participate when additional places are available.
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Essential Sports Governance course
A one-day introductory course that’s perfect for leaders in governance and board members alike. It provides a detailed overview of the principles and practices of sports governance and how to get to compliance and beyond.
Leading Sports Governance course
This two-day intermediate course focuses on the key role of the leader in sports governance in delivering and supporting effective governance. It is designed to benefit those who have begun to establish their governance role or function and are seeking to further their impact. It is a progression from the one-day course and addresses core activities and key governance milestones, before looking more deeply at board craft.
Effective Chairing Skills course
Developed for executives and chairs of boards, this one-day course develops the core chairing skills of confidence, assertiveness and time management. You will be equipped with a framework for effective leadership, approaches for improving boardroom participation, managing difficult situations and overcoming barriers to good decision making.
Accessible content on core topics and topical issues in sports governance and the opportunity for live engagement with expert session leaders.