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01 October 2020

Essential survival guide for directors

Category: MASTER COURSE

This course takes a commercial and practical approach to the significant number of changes made to directors' duties and liabilities with particular detailed reference to the Companies Act 2006. You will gain insight into the impact of these changes on directors' duties, and compliance with their statutory and common law responsibilities.

Who should attend?
This course will be of benefit if you yourself are a director or if you are involved in advising directors and companies. 

What you will gain
This course takes a commercial and practical approach to the significant number of changes made to directors' duties and liabilities with particular detailed reference to the Companies Act 2006.

You will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to provide confident advice and assistance on the impact of these changes in relation to the conduct of directors and compliance by directors with their statutory and common law responsibilities.

Programme outline

  • identify who is a director 
  • understand how directors are appointed
  • advise on the role of the director and directors' powers 
  • recognise directors' duties : where are they set out, scope and application 
  • asses directors' liability and indemnity 
  • understand directors' interests including loans to/from the company and substantial property transactions 
  • recognise the scope of duty and care under health and safety and corporate manslaughter legislation 
  • advise on holding effective meetings 
  • recognise the risks under Company Directors’ Disqualification Act 1986
  • identify action points for directors. 

The course will start at 9.30am and end at 12.45pm.
3 CPD hours (where applicable). 

CIMA work in partnership with BPP Professional Education to offer CPD training courses

Booking Information

Date Location Price
1 October 2020 - 09:30 London - morning course Price: GBP 291.00
Member price: £262. Plus VAT on all prices.

Essential survival guide for directors

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If you have any queries please email cima@bpp.com or phone us on: +44 (0)3300 603400.

The venue for this course will be confirmed 14 days before the scheduled date. 

CIMA work in partnership with BPP Professional Education to offer CPD training courses.  

This course will be delivered by BPP Professional Education Limited (“BPP”).  Accordingly, when you sign up for this course, CIMA will pass on the contact details you have provided to BPP so that they can contact you to complete your booking and process payment.  BPP will process any personal information it collects about you in accordance with its privacy policy, which is available at: https://www.bpp.com/professional-education/privacy

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