About Education

Professional Development in Governance

If you are looking to accelerate your career in governance, update your skill set or change careers, we have a wide range of training and events available.

Since 1947, the Chartered Governance Institute of New Zealand has a proud history of training and developing company secretaries and governance professionals. Our courses are designed and taught by leading experts, industry practitioners and academics. You'll gain the specialist skills and knowledge you need to excel in your governance and risk management responsibilities.

From short courses to a formal qualification, we are confident that we can be your essential partner in equipping you for a governance career.

Our Educational Pathways

International Chartered Governance Programme

Become qualified and internationally recognised.

The Effective Director Programme

A three-day in-person course to accelerate your governance career.

Short Courses

Work on aspects of your governance with one or more of our short courses throughout the year.

Lunch & Learn

Join us every second Tuesday of the month for an informative webinar with an industry professional.