Certified Community Directors

CCD: Unit 1 (Governance Foundations)

This course provides an introduction to community sector governance, including the roles and responsibilities of a board member, legal structures, board meetings and the constitution. This is the first of seven units in this self-paced course. Complete all seven to become a Certified Community Director. This course takes an average of two hours to complete.

The cost for Unit 1 of this course is $290.00 inc. GST. The cost for Unit 1 of this course is $290.00 (inc. GST). Units 2-7 cost $140.00 (inc. GST) each.

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  • 01 - Course introduction
  • 02 - Introduction to the not-for-profit sector
  • 03 - What is governance?
  • 04 - The difference between governance and management
  • 05 - The roles and responsibilities of the board
  • 06 - Ensuring legal and financial compliance and accountability
  • 07 - NFP and community group legal structures
  • 08 - The constitution
  • 09 - Meetings and decision-making
  • 10 - Further resources and conclusion
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever