Archdiocese of Liverpool
Department of Schools and Colleges

Governor Training

Governance > Governor Training

The Archdiocese delivers a variety of training courses for Governors at Catholic schools. Information on forthcoming courses, along with a booking form, is available as a downloadable document on this page.

Governing Bodies of any school or cluster of schools are invited to identify any training needs and we will consider ways in which this can be best supported.

The following training sessions have been arranged.  If you wish to book a place(s) please contact Fran Coldicutt on 0151 522 1071:

There is no charge for the following events

Effective Chairing in a Catholic School
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 noon
LACE, Croxteth Drive, Liverpool L17 1AA
This session is aimed at chairs and prospective chairs of governing bodies.  Chairs who are seeking to step down may wish to encourage potential successors to attend this session.
Delivered by John Thornhill.  John is a National Leader of Governance and an experienced CoG.  This session has been particularly well received in the past.

Governance in a Catholic School
Thursday, 7 March 2019 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 noon
LACE, Croxteth Drive, Liverpool L17 1AA

This session will be led by Ian Beck, Diocesan Schools' Officer responsible for governor training.

Clerking the Governing Body of a Catholic School
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
10.00 a.m. - 12.00 noon at LACE, Croxteth Drive, Liverpool L17 1AA

This session will be led by Ian Beck, Diocesan Schools' Officer responsible for governor training.

Chairs' Briefing
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
10.00 a.m. - 12.00 noon at LACE, Croxteth Drive, Liverpool L17 1AA
2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. at Wrightington Hotel, Moss Lane, Wrightington, Wigan WN6 9PB


Annual Governors' Conference
Saturday, 30 November 2019  9.30 - 3.00 p.m. (includes lunch)
LACE, Croxteth Drive, Liverpool L17 1AA

This event is open to all governors.



It may be possible to repeat the above sessions at different venues, subject to demand.

Further information on Governing Body training can be obtained from:

Ian Beck
Diocesan Schools Governor Services Officer

07523 986654
i.beck@rcaol.co.uk 
 

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