Directors – Roles and Responsibilities

Who is it for?

This course on The Role and Responsibilities of the Board and Directors is for directors looking to improve or just rethink the way they lead their businesses and perform their duties.


Too many new directors are not aware of their legal responsibilities and duties.

This course breaks down the jargon and offers guidance on how to get the best out of theboard, the structure of the board, its relationship with management, and the duties and responsibilities of directors.

Course content

  • The role of the board and how to get the best out of it
  • Understanding differences of role – director, shareholder, manager, executive, non-executive.
  • Understanding legal duties and responsibilities
  • Boards and management teams
  • Board appraisal and direction
  • Management structures and the role of director
  • Business ethics and the role of director
  • The role of the director when things go wrong – crisis management, personal liability

Course duration

1 day, normally between 9:30 and 4:30

The course was delivered in an informal but informative way which made it very interesting

TB, Global Assoc

Rupert, the trainer, was very interesting and clearly knows his subject

AB, BSF Consultants

In house options and costs

This course is offered as an in-house option either at your offices or at one of our prestigious venues. If you choose to use one of our venues, room  hire and catering will be charged at our specially negotiated rates.

The cost of an in house course including all training materials for up to 12 delegates is £1195 plus travel + VAT.

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