Step to the Top

Find out if you’re ready to become a board director.

This interactive workshop will help you discover if you’re ready to step into the boardroom. It explores what it means to be a director, the responsibilities involved and how it differs from being a manager. You’ll gain insight into the competencies needed to be an effective board member.


This course will give you the knowledge and skills to:

  • assess whether you’re ready and willing to meet the challenges of becoming a board director
  • identify the gaps in your expertise and the competencies needed to become an effective board member
  • find out where to go for support and training to become a confident and effective director


This interactive workshop is delivered by experienced board directors who share real-world insights into life as a board member of large and small organisations. You’ll leave with a clear understanding of the skills and behaviours needed to become an effective board director, and the competencies you need to develop in order to step up to the board.

Dates and prices

15 Sep
Fully booked
7 Nov
6 Dec

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Please get in touch if you have any questions about our business courses. Our contact hours are 9am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday. If you would like someone from our team to contact you, please use our contact form and we will respond within 24 hours.

IoD Professional Development

+44 (0)20 3855 4309 [email protected]
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