You will work through relevant case studies to apply and reinforce your knowledge.
The Company Directors Course comprises specific topics, chosen to enhance your learning. You will explore the role of the board and the practice of directorship, as well as sound decision making. You will have the opportunity to understand the duties and responsibilities of directors and upskill your financial literacy. You will dedicate time to studying how the board examines risk, executes strategy and learn the board's legal environment. Upon completion, you will understand how to drive financial performance and increase board effectiveness. You will also be able to put your learning into practice through a simulated board meeting.
There is approximately 80 hours of reading required for the course. A suggested study plan is provided with your course materials. You are also required to complete the two complimentary e-learning courses (Interpreting Financial Statements and The Director Mindset).
Complimentary e-learning course
All Company Directors Course participants receive complimentary access to the Interpreting Financial Statements and The Director Mindset e-learning courses.
As a participant you must complete your study of the reading materials, the e-learning courses and the assessment within 6 months from the last day of the month in which you registered.
You will also have access to up to 5 hours of assistance (conducted via email) relating to course content and access to a discussion forum where you can discuss the course content with other participants.