Gain a greater understanding of your duties and responsibilities with the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD’s) Company Directors Course.
Enhance your own and your organisations governance capability with pragmatic professional development that will have a long-lasting impact on your director career and the organisations you work within.
AMI has partnered with the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) to provide the Company Directors Course™ to AMI members.
Dates: February 2017
Location: Melbourne and Sydney
Cost: AMI member rate is $6,659 (GST inclusive).
Registration: To register for this course please click the register now button to email AMI with your expression of interest for the February start date. Please state your preferred location – Sydney or Melbourne.
Is this course right for you?
The course is tailored to experienced directors wishing to take their performance to the next level, as well as executives and managers who need to understand governance issues in depth.
The Company Directors Course is essential for the professional development of anyone who wants to further their directorship skills and knowledge. Participants include executive and non-executive directors, CEOs and senior executives who report to boards. It is recommended that participants have completed the Foundations of Directorship program or have equivalent professional experience before enrolling.
The Company Directors Course comprises 10 modules:
1. The Role of the Board and the Practice of Directorship
2. Decision Making
3. Directors' Duties and Responsibilities
4. The Board's Legal Environment
5. Risk: Issues for Boards
6. Strategy: The Board's Role
7. Financial Literacy for Directors
8. Driving Financial Performance
9. Achieving Board Effectiveness
10. Learning into Practice
There is approximately 20-30 hours of pre-reading required before the course takes place.
Assessment and awards
Graduates will attain the Company Directors Course Award.
To do so, you will need to successfully complete the optional assessment. On successful completion of the Company Directors Course, financial members may be eligible to use the GAICD graduate post nominal. The assessment needs to be completed if you are planning to use the course to gain advanced standing in an MBA program.
Find out more about how you will be assessed.
The Company Directors Course is recognised by 13 Australian universities.
Registration: To register for this course please click the button below to email AMI with your expression of interest for the February start date. Please state your preferred location – Sydney or Melbourne.