Co-operative Governance Professional Development Session
8 February 2021 10:30 - 16:30
Have you just joined the board, management or membership of your co-operative, or are you simply wanting to strengthen you knowledge of co-operative governance? This is the program for you.
An intensive and tailored day of professional development for new, experienced or future directors, managers and members of co-operatives.
Topics covered include: National and International Co-operative Context, Co-operative Principles and Values, Co-operative National Law and Regulations, Directors’ Roles and Responsibilities, Good Governance Principles and Conduct, Conflicts of Interest, Effective Board Meetings, Co-operative Financial Statements and Reporting.
Learn and network with other co-operative leaders in THE practical program specific to co-operatives. All materials and, of course, tea, coffee and lunch are included.
Presenter Sam Byrne FAICD is the Secretary of The Co-op Federation and co-author of Co-operatives in Australia: A Manual (all participants receive a copy of the second edition published in 2017).
The Federation is a not-for-profit membership-based peak body supporting, promoting and representing co-operatives and the co-operative enterprise model.
Monday 8 February 2021, 10.30am – 4.30pm
Barracks on Barrack (downstairs) 5-7 Barrack Street Sydney
Cost (before bursary): $285
The Co-operative Farming program offers a 90% bursary for this course. This reduces the cost to registrants to $28.50.
Find out more and apply for a bursary. Subject to approval, you will receive an email from the Co-operative Farming program confirming your successful application and with a discount code that you should apply at the checkout, this will ensure your payment is reduced to 10% of the full cost.