Governance and Board Management CityEast College

Course Outline

No matter how big or small, good governance is vital to every organisation. CEC’s Board and Governance Management course explores the role of governance and its importance for those working in community and not-for-profit sectors.

Throughout your Board and Governance Management course studies, you will gain a sound knowledge of the principles of governance, governance law, officers' and directors' duties, due diligence, compliance, plus you’ll be given real examples of good and bad governance.

Ideal for...

Our Board & Governance Management Course is for anyone involved in the community or not-for-profit sector who wants an understanding of governance. Our Board and Governance Management course is particularly recommended for board members and executive staff.

Topics include

  • Governance Law
  • Duties of directors and officers
  • Managing governance obligations
  • Due diligence
  • Compliance programs
  • Governance principles and key recommendations
  • Examples of good and bad governance.

What to bring

  • Note pad and pen/pencil.

About your tutor

Board and Governance Management course tutor, Keith Wheelan, runs his own grants, tenders and funding consultancy, providing high level assistance to businesses, local governments, state governments, not for profit organisations and private enterprises, in planning for, and accessing extra income streams. He has taught Grant Writing workshops across the country and presented workshops on Corporate Social Responsibility to several business in the Sydney metro area.

Please refer to The Grants Guy on Facebook and on Twitter
His website is

Other information

All courses need a minimum number of students to run. If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to the commencement and you will be informed. For your convenience information about class cancellations or changes are made initially via email and SMS, please ensure these details are correct.

This course has no current classes. Please to be notified of vacancies and similar courses.

  • Course testimonials
    Very good presentation and very well researched. I also enjoyed the group interaction and participation.
  • Course testimonials
    Our tutor, Keith, was informative, engaging and the two hours went by so quickly. I left with an improved understanding of Governance and feel far more empowered to make sure our Board does due diligence. An exceptional value for money course.
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