Lancashire Professional Development Service

CPD, Bespoke Consultancy and Primary Resources

Course code Keystage(s) Presented by
GOV116 Foundation; KS1; KS2; KS3; KS4; Post16
  • Jackie Williams (Governor Tutor)
  • Ruth Thompson (Governor Tutor)

Course Objectives

Schools which have bought into the Service Level Agreement will receive this course for free as part of their package but will be charged £25 for non-attendance. Schools which have not bought in to the SLA will be charged the full course fee. Cancellation fees will apply for non-attendance or if a course place is cancelled by the delegate within 21 days of the course date

This course will provide Governors with:

•An understanding of strong and effective governance.
• Improved knowledge of the statutory responsibilities of Governors.
• Help Governors in supporting school improvement.
• Understanding the differences between the roles of Headteacher and Governors.

This course will examine the statutory duties and responsibilities of Governors and give Governors greater confidence and understanding in:

• Supporting school improvement.
• Corporate responsibilities such as school finances.
• The role of nominated governors.
• The inspection process.

This course is for Governors only. Schools that have bought into the Service Level Agreement will receive these courses for free as part of their package but will be charged £25 for non-attendance. Schools that have not bought into the SLA will be charged the full course fees as indicated.

If you have applied online and ticked to have your course acceptance sent via email, the email will be sent 4 weeks before the course, as well as a letter being sent to the your Schools' Portal. It is important that you inform LPDS if you are unable to attend a course to avoid the charge for non-attendance.

Make a booking

Select a date