Essential skills for trustees (Part of Governance Month)

Essential skills for trustees (Part of Governance Month) - 16/11/2023 12:00pm

Time: 12:00pm - 1:30am

Venue: Online workshops over 2 lunchtimes

This two-part event will take place over 2 lunchtimes one week apart and is aimed at giving trustees from community organisations and small charities the essential tools to perform their role safely and effectively. The sessions will include a taught element with time for sharing experiences and asking questions.

We are encouraging trustees to book for both sessions.

Part 1 taking place on 16th Nov 12 to 1.30pm will provide trustees with an overview of their role and the responsibilities including:

  • What Public Benefit means and how that makes an organisation charitable;
  • Legal duties of Trustees;
  • Safeguarding the charity’s values, aims and objectives;

Part 2 taking place on 23rd Nov 12 to 1.30pm  will focus on running an effective board including:

  • A closer look at trustee liabilities
  • How Trustees should manage the strategic decision making, such as budgets, finance and policies
  • Risk Management
  • Effective operational management

By registering for this course you agree to abide by the Support Cambridgeshire Cancellation Policy

Free to any voluntary group in Cambridgeshire

 

 

This event is part of Governance Month 2023

In Governance Month this year, Support Cambridgeshire is dedicated to championing effective not-for-profit management. Throughout this month-long initiative, we host events and workshops that emphasise the significance of Trusteeship, policy development, and strategic vision within non-profit organisations. Additionally, we’re excited to highlight outstanding events conducted by other specialised organisations in these areas. It’s a collaborative effort to empower and uplift the non-profit sector! All events are free to attend.