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Course Section: CEBUS-LETP

The Board Member Training program is designed for board of director members for not-for-profit organizations. This program will bring awareness on key topics revolving around a board of directors and board operational procedures. This course is a blended delivery of online self-study and in-person sessions.  Participants will attend a 1.5-day retreat both at the start and the end of the program. In between the retreats they will have access to a series of modules delivery through Holland College’s online learning management system. They will explore curriculum, interact with guest speakers, and gain important knowledge needed to participant on a board of directors.

Topics covered include:

  1. Board Composition
  2. Leadership Fundamentals
  3. Fiduciary Responsibility
  4. Financial Literacy
  5. Community Engagement
  6. Human Resource Fundamentals
  7. Communications
  8. Conflict Resolution
  9. Succession Planning

For inquiries regarding this course, contact the Customized Training department at 902-566-9653 or by email at atsmith@hollandcollege.com

Course Details
Course Cost: $125 +HST
Duration: 8 weeks – 50 hours
Start Date: TBD
Location: TBD

What participants say

"Many thanks for the opportunity to participate in this course. You have provided many valuable resources/materials and the binders provided will be tremendous reference material for my continued work on our [Board of Directors]."

"I have recommended to my current board that all new directors if possible, should take this course so that over a period of three years we will have a more informed and forward-thinking board."