Board development

Our board development programme is designed to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of your board and organisation. This includes a national programme of workshops designed to support boards, individual directors and senior managers, equipping them with key skills that can be readily applied as soon as they get back to their organisation. 

We deliver over 80 events annually training nearly 1500 delegates. This includes a national programme of workshops designed to support boards, individual directors and senior managers, equipping them with key skills that can be readily applied as soon as they get back to their organisation. 97% of delegates rated our training as good or excellent.

We also offer in-house training and whole board development programmes, delivering tailored support to meet the needs and objectives of your individual organisation.

  • practical workshops drawing on the experience and good practice from trusts as well as the latest thinking from regulators
  • high quality trainers who have relevant experience in the sector
  • small, interactive workshops giving you more focused attention with facilitators
  • accessible regional locations
  • a space for you to reflect and share experiences with colleagues from other organisations
  • interactive workshops incorporating a range of training methods to accommodate individual learning styles including presentations with Q&A and discussions; case studies; forum theatre and practical exercises to demonstrate key messages have been understood
  • our training consistently receives over 97% satisfaction rate.

What courses are available?

Our core modules are:

  • Effective report writing
  • Effective recording of board and committee meetings
  • Effective chairing of meetings
  • Effective challenge
  • Risk management
  • NHS finance for senior leaders

In partnership with NHS Improvement we deliver induction programmes for new directors:

  • Non executive director induction
  • Executive director induction

We also offer in-house training delivering tailored support to meet the needs and objectives of your individual trust.

“Essential prior for anyone coming into an NHS governance role. I have a good idea now about how to approach my role as a NED and what to prioritise.”

Previous attendee of our Board development NED induction    

  If you have any queries on Board development please contact Laura Wakerley below.


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