2nd Dec 2021

Strategic Chairing: Course A (Live Teams Virtual Event)

In this session we will look at how to effectively chair meetings, incorporating realistic scenarios. This is an ideal course for established Chairs and an excellent succession planning tool for future Chairs.

By the end of this session you will be able to:

• Effectively chair meetings
• Manage your work load and effectively delegate
• Deal with challenging situations
• Organise committees effectively

Presenter: Marie Foley, Governance Training Officer / Marie Ahmad, Governance Development Officer

Fees for this session are payable via the school budget and not by individual members of the governing board. If your governing board has signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement, sessions are free of charge. Governors of governing boards who have not signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement may attend for a fee of £80 per session.

If you are unable to attend a course, we ask that you please notify the Governance Services Team on 01204 332116 at the earliest opportunity and at least five working days prior to the course date to enable the place to be offered to others.

Cancellation fees will apply for non-attendance or if a place is cancelled by the delegate within five working days of the course date. Schools who have signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement will be charged £25 for each cancellation within five days of the course. If your school has not signed up to the SLA the full course fee will be charged.

Fees may be waived in exceptional circumstances. Please contact Marie Foley, Governance Training Officer on 01204 332116 or via email at

Delegates will receive a link to this Live Teams Virtual Event at least three days prior to the session taking place, using the email provided at the time of booking.

(We recommend delegates join the meeting ten minutes before the start of the event to ensure connectivity and to test camera and microphone equipment.)


Price per session: Governance Training SLA / £80

Venue: Live Teams Virtual Event

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Category: Training

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