Mastering Financial Governance

Designed for directors of financial and non-financial backgrounds, this course will enhance your knowledge and build key skills needed for financial governance. 

Right course for you

Is this course right for you?

This course is suitable for all directors. 

This course is suitable for directors with financial or non-financial backgrounds and from large private and small to medium-sized businesses. 

Course learnings

What will you learn?

This short course covers key areas of financial governance, including financial risk, reporting responsibilities and governance best practice.

This course will sharpen your skills in the following:

  • Key issues and financial risks relating to the stage of life-cycle of a company
  • Financial governance and reporting responsibilities
  • Governance practices relating to external financial reporting
  • Critical financial considerations and risk areas in financial reporting

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Consider organisation's life-cycle and how this impacts financial governance
  • Consider the key financial reporting obligations of the board
  • Examine the contentious financial issues which boards commonly face and consider ways in which they may be handled
Course expectations

What can you expect?

Mastering Financial Governance is delivered over one day and is led by expert facilitators with real-world experience.  


Mode of study

Group discussions and interactive working sessions will be led by an experienced facilitator. 

The Mastering Financial Governance course is also offered through our in-house service.


7 hour session (+ 2 hours of pre-reading).

Customised courses for your board or organisation

Our In-House service can work with you to build tailored development
solutions that meet the unique needs of your board or organisation.

Why learn with us?


The content

Our programs and courses are designed by expert educators with the input of experienced directors and subject matter experts. The contemporary content is updated annually and includes case studies and real-life examples to ensure relevancy for today's and tomorrow's directors.

The facilitators

With our rigorous selection criteria, we recruit facilitators boasting extensive real-world director experience and the ability to create an interactive and unique learning environment.

The participants

You'll spend time connecting with, learning from, and sharing experiences with, a broad range of high-calibre senior executives and directors who are passionate about improving performance.

The recognition

We offer highly-regarded and established governance and directorship programs. By participating, you are demonstrating your commitment to good governance practice, and have the opportunity to earn post nominals that associate you with Australia's leading organisation for directors and are recognised by the wider director community.

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