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Governance Institute

Governance Institute of Australia (Governance Institute) is the only independent professional association with a sole focus on the practice of governance.  It provides the best education and support for practising chartered secretaries, governance advisers and risk managers to drive responsible performance in their organisations. Governance Institute promotes lifelong learning in governance and risk management by providing relevant and up-to-date public training and tailored in-house learning.

The Certificates in Governance Practice, Governance and Risk Management and Governance for Not-for-Profits provide skills-based governance and risk management training, and a qualification for a wide range of professionals who are responsible for corporate accountability functions and processes within an organisation.

Governance Institute is pleased to offer scholarships to the Australian Scholarships Foundation in the Certificate in Governance for Not-for-Profits. This Certificate is tailored to meet the legal, regulatory and financial reporting requirements of the NFP sector which is currently undergoing reform. The Certificate has been designed to equip people involved in NFP organisations with a strong foundation for good governance while recognising the specific requirements of the sector.


SCHOLARSHIPS:

Certificate in Governance for Not-for-Profits

Governance Institute offers their courses in both face-to-face and online modes to allow flexibility and convenience. The Certificate in Governance for Not-for-Profits is offered nationally at convenient locations throughout the year or alternatively it can be completed in online mode at any time. The online mode of study has proven popular with professionals working in not-for-profit organisations in remote areas of the country, and also with those who need flexibility in working hours.

The program is tailored to meet the legal, regulatory and financial reporting requirements of the NFP sector which is currently undergoing reform. It has been designed to equip people involved in NFP organisations with a strong foundation for good governance while recognising the specific requirements of the sector.

We have 10x 100% scholarships available to attend the course in May and September 2019 (online delivery also available).

Click HERE to apply for the Certificate in Governance for Not-for-Profits, funded by the Bankwest Foundation and facilitated by ASF. Applications have now closed.


Not-for-Profit Financial Management

This half-day course provides a practical overview of financial reporting, tax and auditing requirements of organisations in the Not-for-Profit (NFP) sector. It is ideal for secretaries, treasurers, officers, board and committee members keen to increase their financial understanding of their NFP organisation. It develops the ability to read and relate critically on financial statements and board reports as well as addressing detailed compliance issues.

We have 4x 100% scholarships available to attend the course in May and September 2019 (online delivery also available).

Click HERE to apply for the Not-for-Profit Financial Management short course, funded by the Bankwest Foundation and facilitated by ASF. Applications have now closed.


Certificate in Governance and Risk Management

The Certificate in Governance and Risk Management provides essential knowledge for anyone with governance and risk management responsibilities. Designed and taught by renowned practitioners, you will gain a clear introduction to specialist topic areas and the important issues in relation to governance and risk management principles, frameworks and approaches.

It is designed to address the learning needs of individuals with varying levels of risk management responsibility with a focus on assisting participants in identifying, understanding and applying the crucial elements involved in organisational risk management and compliance.

We have 6x 100% scholarships available to attend the course in July and November 2019 (online delivery also available).

Click HERE to apply for the Certificate in Governance for Not-for-Profits, funded by the Bankwest Foundation and facilitated by ASF. Applications have now closed.