Foundations of Directorship Course for CMEs

15 February 2021 10:00 - 3 March 2021 17:30


You are invited to participate in the Foundations of Directorship Course for CMEs, delivered online by the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) in partnership with BCCM.

BCCM and the AICD have designed this course specifically for co-operative and mutual directors operating in Australia. The contextualised course covers the responsibilities for boards and directors operating within the CME sector. Over three days, participants will gain a foundational knowledge of their directorship duties and responsibilities with interactive workshop sessions covering board duties, meeting processes, finance, strategy and risk.

Sessions are facilitated by experienced directors and the program incorporates case studies tailored to the co-operative and mutual business model to help increase relevance for participants.

Participants will be eligible to receive the Foundations of Directorship Certificate upon successful completion of a voluntary assessment.

This course is open to any director or executive officer of BCCM Members or Clients.

Event details


  • Monday  15 February 2021: Governance for Directors
  • Monday 22 February 2021: Finance for Directors
  • Wednesday 3 March 2021: Strategy and Risk for Directors


Virtually facilitated utilising Zoom technology.


  • AEST: 10:00am – 5:30pm
  • ACST: 9:30am – 5:00pm
  • AWST: 8:00am – 3:30pm


This cost of this course with a bursary is $324 plus GST per registrant.

Enrol now

This course is sold out. Please express your interest to attend this course when it is run again in 2021.

The Co-operative Farming program offers a 90% bursary for this course. Find out more and apply for a bursary.

Places are strictly limited.

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