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EVENT POSTPONED:IoD Scotland - The Fundamental Role of the Trustee/Director in the Third Sector Workshop

22 Oct 2019
IoD Scotland, Edinburgh

With levels of public scrutiny reaching new levels, customer demand growing and funding ever tighter, IoD Scotland are delivering this full day (9-5) workshop examining the specific role required of Trustees and Board Members of bodies in the Third Sector.

Key details

Date & time: 22 Oct 2019 09:00 - 17:00
Location: IoD Scotland, Edinburgh
CPD Hours: 8.0000

Prices from

150.00 GBP + VAT - Members Booking Rate
195.00 GBP + VAT - Non Members Rate

Event manager:
Ms Avril Gall
Contact phone:
0131 557 5488

Who Should Attend?

Exploring how Board members need to fulfil their role and maximise the value they bring, this session is primarily designed for Third Sector Board members who want to strengthen their contribution or understand how to help improve their Board’s oversight and governance performance. Those who are thinking about joining a Board will also find it useful in exploring what they need to know as well as what they can bring to the board.

Workshop Content

  • Overview of the particular legal and constitutional position of Boards
  • The roles and responsibilities of Board Members/Trustees
  • What does Corporate Governance mean?
  • Examining the practicalities of oversight and delivery - challenge versus support
  • Delivering value as a volunteer Board Member/Trustee
  • Building a strong Board – dynamics, teamwork and assessment

Workshop Benefits

You will have a deeper appreciation of the specific demands on a Board Member in the Third sector and will take away a range of concepts, tools and techniques to help you perform your role. The session will also guide thinking to improve your Board performance enabling it to function more effectively.


Workshop Tutor

The day will be led by David C Watt an experienced Board member in the Third Sector having served on a variety of boards over the last 20 years. 



Prices from

150.00 GBP + VAT - Members Booking Rate
195.00 GBP + VAT - Non Members Rate


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  • IoD Scotland
  • 10 Charlotte Square
  • Edinburgh
  • EH2 4DR

0131 557 5488

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