School Board Governance Series (10% series discount applied)

Price (incl GST)
Member price $240.30
Non-Member price $351.00

All delegates must be registered to be able to participate in training and to be eligible to receive qualifying hours


  • Expiry Date: 14 September 2019
  • Duration: 180 minutes

School Board Governance - Three Part Series

This series is designed specifically for school board directors and those who report to school boards.

Part 1 - The role of the school board director:

This session emphasises the practical elements that contribute to good school governance.

You will learn to:

  • Understand the duties and responsibilities of the school board director
  • Adapt key governance principles to the distinctive characteristics of a school environment
  • Identify the skills a school board director needs to be effective in their role
  • Determine whether the board is governing in the best interests of the school 

The webinar provides tools and frameworks for school directors and examines contemporary governance issues. It is designed to stimulate thinking and generate ideas and questions that school boards should ask.

Part 2 - Strategy for School Boards:

This session explores how to develop and oversee successful strategy implementation and the characteristics of a strategic school board.

You will learn to:

  • Develop a clear strategic intent which adds value
  • Engage with the principal and school management in setting strategic direction
  • Set milestones, key performance indicators and establish reporting frameworks
  • Align your school annual business plan and budget to your strategy
  • Dynamically review strategy and keep it top of the board agenda
  • Understand why strategies fail and how to mitigate this

The webinar provides contemporary tools and frameworks for strategic thinking and scenario planning for the long term future of your school.

Part 3 - Risk oversight for school boards

This session explores the school board's role in overseeing and managing risk.

You will learn to:

  • Develop and review your school's risk appetite
  • Oversee the development of a robust risk management framework
  • Recognise the link between risk, strategy and decision making
  • Examine your school's risk culture
  • Consider the board's role in a crisis

The webinar provides a practical approach for school boards to understand their school's risk profile and assess and monitor risk.

The series and each session has been NESA approved. Please see the NESA website for further details.

DPD Units = 15 for the series

Register for the Series and receive a 10% discount (this is already applied to Series pricing). ) If you wish to register for the remaining live sessions email awebinars@aicd.com.au, once you have purchased the series.


Rosina Hislop FAICD Rosina Hislop FAICD
Board Director

How does it work?

Recordings can be viewed twice. You can fast forward, rewind or pause the playback at anytime. If you stop playback this will count as a view. Please ensure you view the whole recording to be awarded the allocated DPD units.