4. Step In, Step Up course and book bundle


Everything a New Community Board Member Needs to Know - and a complementary book too.

If you’ve recently joined a not-for-profit community board or committee, or you’re thinking of joining one, or if it’s your role to ensure new board members get a good induction, this is the package for you.

This bundle includes:

  • The course: Step In, Step Up

    A course that takes you through the legal and ethical responsibilities of a not-for-profit board member and gives you all the tools and information you need to get up to speed quickly and start contributing immediately.

  • The Book: Step in, Step up: Everything a new community board director needs to know

    A practical guide designed to empower community group board directors with the knowledge that will make their contribution even more effective. It's about being prepared - being able to recognise when issues arise, and having the tools to work your way through them.

  • Welcome
  • What do boards do?
  • Why should you sign up?
  • Common questions from new directors
  • How much time is involved?
  • What am I liable for?
  • Looking at the books
  • Questions you might have for the board
  • How are things done around here?
  • The Board Manual
  • An Ideal Induction Checklist
  • Welcome Aboard
  • Useful Links
  • Help us help the sector
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever