Role of the Director - May 2024

Date: 23/05/2024
Time: 9:30am - 4.30pm
Contact Name: Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
Contact Email:
Contact Telephone: 0161 393 4321

Elliot House
151 Deansgate
M3 3WD

This course is part of our Leaders' Network offering. We aim to bring you the very best Director Development offer at a price that works for businesses of all shapes and size, across Greater Manchester and the North of England.

With a focus on real-world scenarios, this course provides an understanding of director duties and legal responsibilities. Current and aspiring directors will gain insight into how to carry out the role effectively, and to protect themselves and the organisation from potential liabilities.

You’ll leave with confidence to tackle boardroom challenges, and equipped to take your career to the next level.

This course will cover:

✓ How the board functions

✓ Board members’ roles - identifying the differences between direction, management and ownership
✓ An overview of statutory books
✓ How to run an effective board meeting, and deliver best practice in the boardroom
✓ Corporate variety
✓ The legal role of directors and trustees, and their compliance
✓ Companies Act 2006
✓ A director’s guide to staying out of jail
✓ Basic statutory and criminal liability
✓ How a director should enforce health and safety
✓ Director and Officers liability insurance

Course leader

The course will be led by award-winning trainer and Director Jo Haigh. Read more about Jo Haigh HERE 


Non-members: £899

Members: £799

Discount for multiple bookings

For multiple bookings (ie if one person signs up for more than one course, or several people from your organisation sign up for the same course) we will reduce the price per course by £100 (so £699 for members or £799 for non-members).

All prices are subject to VAT

To book one of our multi-course packages, get in touch directly with or call us on 0161 393 4321.

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Registration deadline: 22/05/2024

NON MEMBERS £899.00 Excluding VAT
MEMBERS £799.00 Excluding VAT