All school governors, especially those new to the role, should receive training and continuous professional development in order to meet the expectations of the role, support the school’s strategic objectives, and make an effective contribution to governance.
Developed by Leonie Huie, experienced education and governance advisor, this online course for school governors provides you with the knowledge and skills to you need to understand the core functions of school governance and the roles and responsibilities assigned to the governing board.
Please note: This training course for governors consists of learning through video, task completion and further reading/research. Please consider this when planning and allocating your time. To successfully understand and achieve the objectives of the course, learners are expected to engage in all aspects of the learning process and complete all relevant activities to ensure they can successfully apply the knowledge and skills they have gained in their own settings.
Designed in line with the following policies:
Important note for non-UK learners: Although this governor CPD training course reflects best practice principles and might be useful for learners outside the UK, please note that it is based solely on UK guidance and legislation. Please make sure you also adhere to relevant legislation applicable in your own country.