Chairing The Board

Short Course


This course is delivered in two sessions scheduled two weeks apart.

You will take a deep dive into the role and responsibilities of the board chair. You will learn about board processes, what makes an effective chair, getting the most out of board performance and managing board dynamics. Take away practical tips and hear from experienced board chairs about how to succeed in this demanding role.


Session 1: Wednesday 19 June 2024

  • The role of the board chair
  • Board processes including running effective meetings
  • The Chair/CEO relationship
  • Stakeholder relations
  • Conflicts of interest

Session 2: Wednesday 3 July 2024

  • Managing the board to effective decision making
  • Effective chairing
  • Board dynamics and creating board culture
  • Real scenarios, problem solving

Who Should Attend?

  • Those new to the chair role
  • Experienced directors looking to step up to the chair role
  • Board Chairs looking to gain new skills


Members $500.00 (GST incl.)
Non-members $600.00 (GST incl.)


The 2 workshops are delivered online via Zoom.


Governance New Zealand confirms this event qualifies for 4 CPD structured credits.

Refund Policy: No refunds can be issued in respect of cancellations received within 48 hours of the event occurring.


  • Wednesday, 19 June 2024 - Wednesday, 03 July 2024
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  • 10:00 - 12:00
  • Virtual Event    NZ
  • $500.00Members $600.00Regular
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