Director development, delivered

Tailored director development

Leaders of every type of organisation are facing unprecedented challenges both within and beyond the boardroom. Our tailored development programmes are led by experienced company directors who work with you to navigate the demands of the boardroom and get to the heart of what your organisation needs for business success.

What we offer

Professional development courses

We can deliver and tailor any of our courses to match the specific requirements of you and your team. This includes our internationally recognised Chartered Director qualification. Experience in-person training by highly experienced real-world directors.

Executive coaching

Bespoke guidance and advice based on your own agenda. Whether one-to-one or in groups, our specialist C-suite coaches will help you develop your leadership skills and inspire your long-term career goals.


Whether it’s facilitating a strategic review or navigating complex board discussions, our expert consultants can help. With a wealth of experience to hand, we can help spearhead organisational change and develop rigorous forward thinking plans.

IoD board evaluation

Identify your board’s strengths and weaknesses and tailor a roadmap for improvement.

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Our approach

We work with you to create programmes that are relevant, measurable and flexible, using the ADDIE methodology to ensure that you get the best return on your investment.

Analyse: We outline challenges facing your business with a 360° competency assessment to identify knowledge and skill gaps and define objectives for success.

Design: Together we will determine the optimum structure and format of the programme, based on real world outcomes for you and your business.

Develop: We will construct a learning support plan, with tailored content, language and terminology relevant and applicable to your sector.

Implement: All sessions and activities encourage participants to think strategically and drive improvements at an individual, board and organisational level.

Evaluate: We support you with regular reviews at every stage of the programme to ensure that your performance improvement is tangible, observable and measurable.

Driving governance standards in the UK and beyond

Find out more about our global tailored programmes each customised to suit the strategic and cultural requirements of boards, regardless of size, sector and goal.

Here to help

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 email us at [email protected] and we will get in touch within 24 hours on weekdays.

IoD Professional Development

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