Charity Law and Governance Certificate

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Are you responsible for charity governance?

Do you need to get to grips with the latest regulation, including the new Charity Governance Code?

ICSA’s Certificate in Charity Law and Governance is for you. A unique online learning course that provides knowledge of law, compliance and regulation to help you to lead effective governance in your charity.

Register now to qualify by June 2018.

What you will learn
You will be introduced to the legal framework within which the law and regulation of charities and charitable activity in England and Wales is set, and the key components of effective governance in charities. This includes charity law, structures and legal forms, compliance and regulation, governance, stewardship of funds and assets. You will also develop practical insight into how to apply these rules and principles in your organisation.

How you will benefit
This qualification will give you essential technical knowledge and a better understanding of both the legal requirements and potential pitfalls that your organisation faces. You will also develop understanding of how to apply your learning in practical ways to improve your governance practice. Gaining the Certificate will provide recognition of your knowledge and expertise and demonstrate your organisation’s commitment to developing good governance.

Tuition and support
Tuition is provided by a five month course of webinars, supported by textbook and study materials. There are opportunities to interact with tutors and other students online and webinar slides and recordings are available after each session, so that you don’t miss out if you can’t make the live session. Two practice tasks are set across the course to support your learning and provide feedback on your progress as you work towards your exam in June.

Who should take part?
The certificate is ideal for charity directors, trust secretaries, charity officers, heads of administration, governance professionals, and charity managers with governance responsibilities

Need help with your fees?
The qualification fee is £1,500, which includes tuition and materials.
 

When do I sign up?
Hurry! The next course session begins January 2018. Go to www.icsa.org.uk/cclg or call 0207 580 4741 and ask for our Student team.

‘The main reason I was initially attracted to the charity law and governance qualification because it spans the breadth of what a charity does’ – CEO , Housing Trust

‘The qualification is for professionals looking for the in-depth technical knowledge of charity governance as well as build the skills you need to be a leader in the field, giving you the confidence to back yourself and your decisions and stay consistently at the top of your game.’ – CEO , Housing Trust