Course code Price Keystage(s) Presented by
GOV102
  • £85 (LCC Fee)
  • £85 (Ext Fee)
Foundation; KS1; KS2; KS3; KS4; Post16
  • Ruth Thompson (Governor Tutor)
  • Neil Yates (Governor Tutor)
Suitable for: New chairs, vice-chairs and any governor looking to take on the role as well as experienced chairs and vice-chairs

Course Objectives

Course Description

During this course delegates will:
- review the core competencies for governors, specifically those of the Chair, and all governors as relevant;
- give an overview of the main areas of responsibility of the Chair;
- reference other courses which will give more detail on some of the areas raised and discussed; and
- reflect on any areas which might be included in their GB/T Development Plan.


This course is for Governors only. 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.

If you have applied online and ticked to have a course acceptance sent via email, this will be sent 2-3 weeks before the course date, as well as a letter to the your Schools' Portal.

If you are unable to attend please contact the office as soon as possible.

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Contact us

Lancashire Professional Development Service
The Centre for Learning Excellence
Woodlands Conference Centre
Southport Road
Chorley
PR7 1QR

Tel: 01257 516100
Email: lpds@lancashire.gov.uk