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14 May 2020

Becoming a Company Director - be an effective member of the board

Category: MASTER COURSE

This workshop provides delegates with an understanding of some of the key skills necessary and an appreciation of the legal duties required to become an effective board level director.

Who should attend?
This course is aimed at those professionals who are either looking to become or who have recently been promoted to the position of a director of their business. Recently appointed and future finance directors in all sectors and sizes of organisation will benefit.

What you will gain
This essential guide covers four key topic areas.  These include considering how a board should work together as an effective team whilst at the same time, ensuring that the director complies with her/his legal duties and obligations.

It then considers some of the strategic tools that can be used to ensure that directors play an active role across all areas of the business.  Finally, it looks at the role of directors as business leaders and provides delegates with ways to enhance the motivation and achievements of colleagues throughout the business

Programme outline
The main outcomes from attending this workshop cover four areas:

  • Board member: understanding the key roles within a board and how to assess a board’s effectiveness
  • Director’s duties: appreciation of the legal duties and obligations of a director
  • Strategic understanding: developing an ability to identify, evaluate and recommend strategies whilst at the same time appreciating the risks associated with those strategies, thus helping the board to take informed decisions
  • Leadership: learning about two models of leadership; the first designed to help the individual director be an effective leader and the second helping to motivate and empower others

The course starts at 9.30am. Lunch and refreshments are included.

6 CPD hours (where applicable). 

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

Booking Information

Date Location Price
14 May 2020 - 09:30 London Price: GBP 634.00
Member price: £571. Plus VAT on all prices.
16 July 2020 - 09:30 Manchester Price: GBP 634.00
Member price: £571. Plus VAT on all prices.
21 October 2020 - 09:30 London Price: GBP 634.00
Member price: £571. Plus VAT on all prices.


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Becoming a Company Director - be an effective member of the board

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We can develop tailored training programmes to enhance the finance and business skills of staff across your organisation. To discuss how we can meet your learning and development needs please email us.

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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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