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Effective Director Course


Tuesday, 6 July 2021 to Thursday, 8 July 2021
9:00am to 4:45pm

Governance Institute of Australia
Level 7
500 Collins Street

CPD Hours


Cost (Inc GST)

$3,800.00 Member
$3,995.00 Subscriber
$4,200.00 Non-member

As a Strategic Alliance Partner, we are pleased to provide Women on Boards with our subscriber pricing.

Exploring the role of the company director and the board’s vital contribution towards organisational culture and sustainable governance, this three-day course draws on theory, practice, and the collective knowledge of the participants to simulate the boardroom experience.

  • What issues and challenges are faced by a director on a board?

  • How can you best prepare for and understand directorship in the current landscape, with the lens firmly on director capability?  

Is this course right for you?

This course is for:

  • aspiring or newly appointed directors

  • executives seeking director transition pathways

  • directors wanting to refine their skills

  • those needing to better understand the role and responsibilities of a director.

Dates and information of the individual course modules:

  1. Module 1: High Performing Boards — 6 July, 9am to 5pm

  2. Module 2: Director dynamics — 7 July, 9am to 4:30pm, plus board dinner — 5pm to 6:30pm

  3. Module 3:Board meeting simulation — 8 July, 9am to 12pm

  4. Module 4: Acquiring a non-executive director role — 8 July, 12:45pm to 4:45pm

If you would like to register for the individual modules and receive the subscriber rate please email

Register for the full three-day course at the top of this page.

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Members of Governance Institute receive a discount of up to $400 — find out if you are eligible.