All short courses

Our short courses are taught by industry-leading practitioners and are half-day duration (3.5 hours of presentation). 

They are available as face-to-face tutorials or online and you can ‘mix and match’ your modes of study to suit you. Complete six short courses to complete a Certificate or simply top up your skills with a course that will help you excel in your role.

Certificate in Governance Practice Certificate in Governance
and Risk Management
Certificate in
Governance for Not-for-Profits
Governance Essentials Governance and Risk Management Governance Essentials
Duties of Officers and Directors  Assessing, Analysing and Treating Risk Risk Management Essentials
  Meeting Compliance Requirements Not-for-Profit Financial Management
  Risk Management Frameworks
Not-for-Profit Officers, Directors and the Board
    Not-for-Profit Regulatory Compliance
Plus four elective courses Plus two elective courses Plus one elective course
Accidental Company Secretary®
Assessing, Analysing and Treating Risk
Assessing Board Performance
Business Continuity and Reputation Risk
Duties of Officers and Directors
Effective Minute Taking 
Financial Analysis for Officers and Directors
Governance and Risk Management
Governance Essentials*
Improving Organisational Performance 
Legal Framework of Governance
Meeting ASIC Requirements
Meeting ASX Listing Rules Requirements
Meeting Compliance Requirements
Meetings, Minutes and Resolutions
NDIS Governance Essentials - New
NDIS Risk Management Essentials - New
Not-for-Profit Financial Management
Not-for-Profit Officers, Directors and the Board
Not-for-Profit Regulatory Compliance
Operation AGM®
Practical On-the-Job Skills for Company Secretaries
Project Governance: Accountability and Risk Management
Risk Management Essentials 
Risk Management Frameworks
Security Risk - New
WHS Due Diligence

* Eligible as an elective for the Certificate in Governance and Risk Management only.

Note: Practical On-the-Job Skills for Company Secretaries is a one-day course and counts as two courses towards a Governance Institute Certificate.

Short course fees

The course fee for each half-day course (3.5 hours) is:

  • Members: $475
  • Subscribers: $555
  • Non-members: $585.

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Whether you are doing your course via tutorial or via distance, you will receive comprehensive course materials in downloadable soft copy.

Note: In the face-to-face mode, hard copy materials will not be available on the day of the short course.

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