The Effective Non-Executive Director course is an interactive one-day course designed for existing Non-Executive Directors who want to further develop their skills or for those who have just embarked on their first non-executive position and are keen to prepare themselves for a non-executive portfolio career.
This practical, comprehensive and highly interactive course is delivered by globally recognised Corporate Governance expert; David Doughty, who currently holds or has held Chair and Non-Executive Director positions on private, public and not-for-profit sector boards in the UK, US and EU.
A Chartered Director with over 30 years experience as a board member, David will share his insights with you to help you with improving board effectiveness and increasing your contribution to the board.
The course covers essential knowledge about roles, responsibilities, strategy and corporate governance that are key foundations for a Non-Executive board role. It also considers up to date thinking on corporate governance and the responsibilities of owners, the board and employees.
Attendance counts as 6 CPD hours of structured learning.
The effective Non-Executive Director course helps you to be an effective non-executive director. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge.
This course identifies the various ways and circumstances in which non-executive directors can make an effective contribution to a board’s work.
Who should attend?
Individuals who are serving or newly appointed non-executive directors.
What to expect?
- Clarifies how and why non-executive directors can strengthen a board
- Provides practical guidance on how to be effective as a non-executive director
Participation on this course will provide you with the knowledge to:
- Clarify the board’s role, purpose and key tasks
- Appreciate the contributions that non-executive directors can make to the board in different types of company and situations
- Recognise the qualities and experience needed to fulfil a non-executive director appointment
Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD
The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has extensive executive and non-executive experience in small and medium enterprises in private, public and not-for-profit sectors. He is also a board level consultant to multi-national organisations and a Chartered Director Ambassador for the Institute of Directors. See his LinkedIn profile here:
Institute of Directors
116 Pall Mall
London SW1Y 5ED
£350.00 (ex VAT)
Payment with Booking Price
£320.00 (ex VAT)
Partner Discount Price
£295.00 (ex VAT)*
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The fee includes lunch, refreshments and a copy of the course handbook
Courses can be delivered ‘in-house’ to a group of Non-Executive Directors or Trustees – to find out more contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01173 827 820
*Discounts on Excellencia course fees are available for: