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Good Business: 2020 WADE Celebrations & Marketplace (CANCELLED)

A marketplace, celebration and awards ceremony with breakout-style sessions, run by the WA Disability Enterprise (WADE)!

  • Dates:Mar 26
  • Time(s):8.30am to 2.00pm
  • Venue:Westralia Square

Details

  • Type:Awards

Description

The WA Disability Enterprise (WADE) consortium invites you to join us and the Hon. Stephen Dawson, Minister for Disability Services to participate in this mini blockbuster!

Our 7th annual event, hosted by Ability Centre and Goodwill Engineering, showcases Good Business, by bringing industry leaders from local and state government and private enterprise, together with WA disability enterprises (WADE) to foster partnerships through social procurement.

Whether you are the CEO, a decision maker or a buyer, we can all make a difference.

Wander through the business marketplace, join in the celebrations and hear from industry specialists as they share insights, success stories and explore leading practices across a range of topics including diversity and inclusion practises, disability employment, social enterprise and sustainability.

The event is a must attend for Executive and staff members with procurement, corporate and community engagement responsibilities.

WADE is an alliance of diverse business operators, providing employment, training and skills development for more than 2,200 West Australian’s living with disability.

Thursday, 26 March 2020

Westralia Square Atrium, 141 St Georges Terrace, Perth

WADE Market Place         8:30am – 2:00pm (open)

WADE 2020 Celebration  10:00am – 10:45am

Breakout Sessions            11:15am – 2.00pm

AICD Director Download | Non-financial Risks - Questions directors need to ask

Trust in institutions is at an all time low. Companies are regularly in the news for allegedly not treating their customers or employees fairly and reputations are at risk.

  • Dates:March 9
  • Time(s):5.30pm - 7.00pm
  • Venue:AICD Perth

Details

  • Type:Networking
  • Industry:Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Aust Institute of Company Directors

Description

In addition, regulators and commentators are alleging that senior officers and directors do not have their eye appropriately on the ball when it comes to non-financial risk. Companies around the country are reviewing whether their governance oversight and risk management practices are adequately responding to these heightened regulator and community expectations.

Presented by Trish Ridsdale FAICD, Managing Director, Board Business. This session will consider some of the key non-financial risk issues that have emerged in governance discussions in recent times such as culture, customer outcomes, regulatory compliance etc., discuss some of the questions that directors should be asking of the management team and of themselves as a board, and consider the additional activities that directors and board can adopt to assist in the management and oversight of non-financial risks.

Duties of Officers and Directors

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 17; Jul 20; Aug 17
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

Governance practice has never been more scrutinised by regulators, the courts and the general public.

Recent court decisions concerning the duties of officers and directors have highlighted the inherent risks involved in acting as a company officer or director.

It is critical directors and other company officers have a clear understanding of their roles and responsibilities and the practice of good governance.

Recommended for all senior managers, officers and directors, this half-day course covers the core duties and responsibilities of officers and directors.

You will:

  • Develop a sound understanding of the core duties of officers and directors, and the important difference between directing and managing
  • Gain insight and information from expert presenters on a range of case studies where directors’ duties were breached and the corresponding case law that has arisen in the area
  • Expand your knowledge of effective corporate governance practices and disclosure requirements.

Who should attend?

  • Senior managers and directors including, but not limited to, company secretaries, CEOs, CFOs, chairs, financial controllers, general and senior managers and managing directors
  • New directors and long-term directors in need of a refresher
  • Anyone in the organisation who needs a thorough understanding of the core duties and responsibilities of officers and directors in order to better perform their role

Governance Essentials

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 17; Mar 17; Jul 20; Aug 17; Sep 22
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This half-day course provides a concise and practical overview of the essentials of good governance across all sectors.

Why you should register:

  • Fast-track, deepen and/or refresh your understanding of governance essentials
  • Increase your awareness of emerging issues contributing to good governance.
  • Obtain the latest knowledge on governance to drive implementation of good practice
  • Learn about key governance initiatives in the Australian marketplace
  • Understand the role of regulators, industry bodies and government
  • Update your knowledge of key corporate governance roles and how to apply them within your organisation
  • Understand how corporate governance contributes to your organisation’s achievement of financial and strategic objectives.

Who should attend?

  • Newly appointed company secretaries and assistant company secretaries
  • Secretarial support staff
  • Risk officers, analysts and managers
  • Compliance officers, analysts and managers
  • Line and operations managers
  • Governance practitioners
  • Newly appointed directors
  • Executive managers
  • Professionals and managers requiring a governance refresher

Assessing, Analysing and Treating Risk

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 19; Apr 21; Jun 23; Jul 21; Aug 18; Oct 20: Dec 8
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

Examine the importance of managing and mitigating the impact of risk within an organisation.

This practical course will provide you with:

  • the knowledge and tools to identify and analyse key risks that may affect your organisation
  • practical guidance on implementing risk minimisation strategies
  • tools to effectively manage risk across industry sectors
  • key tips on embedding risk management within your organisation’s culture and structure
  • specific knowledge of the effect of AS/NZS ISO 31000-2009 risk standard on your risk management framework.
  • This is an interactive course recommended for those who have risk responsibilities in their role (and are looking to consolidate or refresh their knowledge), or those wishing to move into the risk field.

Who should attend this event?

  • Senior managers or directors involved in governance, risk or compliance
  • Company secretaries
  • CEOs, CFOs, COOs chairs, directors
  • Professionals seeking to strengthen their knowledge in governance
  • Compliance managers, finance managers, line managers, operations and risk managers.

Financial Analysis for Officers and Directors

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 18; Jul 21; Aug 18
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This practical half-day course will increase your financial literacy in reading and understanding financial statements.

Go beyond the numbers and interpret an organisation’s financial position and performance as well as examining the challenges involved in the preparation of financial statements.

Recommended for senior managers and directors, it is designed for those without a background in accounting or finance, as well as those seeking a knowledge refresher.

Who should attend?

  • Senior managers or directors, including company secretaries, assistant company secretaries, CEOs, managing directors, COOs, general managers, chairs, partners, presidents, vice presidents
  • Senior managers and directors with a non-financial background
  • Professionals and managers requiring a refresher.

Minutes for Boards and Committees

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 19; Mar 19; Aug 19; Sep 24;
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

Meetings provide a means for collaboration, communication and decision making every day in organisations across the globe.  Decisions are made in meetings that form the basis of actions going forward. This course will develop the knowledge and skills of minute taking necessary to prepare, review and sign-off on meeting minutes that are accurate, objective and a true reflection of the meeting decisions.

This course is not designed to provide a comprehensive treatment of the legal and statutory requirements for minute taking but to provide guidance on what is, and is not, professional standard and a range of tools to assist practice.

The aim of this course is to equip participants with best practice knowledge and minute taking skills.

The key objectives are to

  • identify the purpose, function and legislative requirements of minutes
  • define the role and responsibilities of the minute taker
  • examine best practice in minute taking
  • explore technology advancements

Risk Management Essentials

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 19; Aug 19;
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

A half-day course delivering practical information on the application of AS/NZS ISO 31000 and how to embed a risk-aware culture to enhance business opportunity and strategy.

This course provides participants with:

  • an overview of how to establish an effective risk management framework within an organisation
  • an understanding of why a risk-aware culture is vital in achieving organisational objectives and enhancing value
  • the knowledge and skills to assess the effectiveness of risk management systems and processes within an organisation
  • an appreciation of the benefits of an enterprise-wide approach to risk management
  • insights into emerging areas or risk and the future of risk management as a discipline

Who should attend this event?

  • Risk officers and managers
  • Risk analysts
  • Compliance officers and managers
  • Finance managers
  • Line managers
  • Operations managers
  • Assistant company secretaries
  • Anyone involved in risk management.

Legal Framework of Governance

https://www.governanceinstitute.com.au/courses-events/calendar-of-events/

  • Dates:Feb 20; Aug 20
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This informative half-day course examines legislation, regulations and case law that underpin governance systems in companies and other organisations.

This course will help you:

  • understand both the enabling and limiting conditions of governance law
  • gain a practical overview of governance issues affected by the Australian legal system, the courts, ASIC and ASX
  • Examine how the ASX Listing Rules and the ASX Corporate Governance Council’s Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations, 3rd edition, affect the regulation of governance.
  • Using case studies and recent examples of both ‘good’ and ‘bad’ governance practice, this course is ideal for company and board secretaries and assistants as well as governance para-professionals keen to increase their understanding of the legal framework and good governance

Who should attend?

  • Assistants to company secretaries
  • New company secretaries or officers
  • Secretaries or managers in a not-for-profit organisation
  • Secretaries or administrators in government entities
  • Professionals, practitioners and managers requiring a refresher on the legal foundations of governance.

Accidental Company Secretary

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Feb 20; Mar 19: Jul 23; Aug 20; Sep 24
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This half-day course provides practical information and resources you can apply directly in your role as company secretary.

Covering the essentials of corporate governance, the program will equip you to:

  • comply with legislative and regulatory obligations
  • promote and initiate corporate governance frameworks and processes
  • manage director and shareholder meetings
  • manage and produce meeting minutes.
  • Perform your key responsibilities with confidence, including statutory obligations, corporate governance, director and shareholder meetings and minutes.

Who should attend this event?

  • Newly appointed company secretaries
  • Assistant company secretaries
  • Support staff to the company secretary
  • Staff likely to move into a company secretarial role in the near future
  • Employees of public and proprietary companies.

Switching On Innovation in Govermnet

Learn how to build a culture that inspires innovation through access to executive education, industry leaders and a network of entrepreneurs.

  • Dates:24 & 25 February, 13 & 30 March, 30 April & 1 May
  • Time(s):9.00am - 5.00pm
  • Venue:Curtin University, 137 St Georges Tce Perth

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Leadership,Education,Human Resources
  • Hosted By:Curtin University

Description

Switch is a five-and-a-half-day program designed to build a culture of innovation in your government department, giving you the mindset, tools, evidence and confidence to switch on your innovative thinking.

Developed in partnership with Curtin University and the City of Canning, this program comprises practical teaching sessions, expert panels, mentor sessions and experienced advice and support from government leaders and change makers at all levels.

In the program, you will work in groups to develop an Action Learning project which will cover one of the key government priorities. You will then present your project findings on the final day to senior government officials, academia, corporates and entrepreneurs, as well as an international perspective.

Throughout the program you’ll network with like-minded people, giving you insight and knowledge that you can leverage in your workplace. Upon completion of the program, you will join the Switchers alumni network. You’ll maintain connections with a group of talented, committed professionals who are driving the innovation capabilities of WA’s public sector.

Find out more:

https://businesslaw.curtin.edu.au/industry/executive-education/programs/switch/

Not-for-Profit Officers, Directors and the Board

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Mar 17; Sep 22
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This practical half-day course provides participants with a sound knowledge of officer and director duties as well as the skills required to participate effectively in an Not-for-Profit (NFP) board or management committee.

This informative half-day course provides participants with:

  • a sound knowledge of the core duties and legal responsibilities that apply to officers and directors in the NFP sector and the issues that affect them
  • detailed knowledge of the roles and activities of a board of directors or management committee
  • an understanding of the challenges faced in achieving good governance practice in the NFP sector
  • strategies for implementing governance within your organisation.
  • Supported by a suite of resources, this course is recommended for all professionals looking to consolidate their corporate governance knowledge in the NFP sector. It is particularly designed to strengthen the knowledge and capabilities of those who interact with boards.

Who should attend?

NFP professionals including board secretaries and managers that interact with boards, CEOs, CFOs, board and committee members, general managers treasurers and governance professionals.

Not-for-Profit Regulatory Compliance

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Mar 18; Sep 23
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This informative half-day course demystifies the legal structures and regulatory framework underpinning Not-for-Profit (NFP) organisations.

This course will help you:

  • gain a current understanding of the legal and regulatory framework of governance in the NFP sector
  • identify the regulators and understand their impact on your NFP organisation including the ATO
  • understand the various legal structures of NFP organisations and the importance of the constituent document understand the implications of employment, WHS and privacy laws
  • clarify the definition of an unincorporated association and a public company limited by guarantee.
  • This course is ideal for board secretaries, accountants, officers, directors, and board and committee members keen to increase their understanding of the legal and regulatory requirements in the NFP sector.

Who should attend?

NFP professionals including board secretaries and managers that interact with boards, CEOs, CFOs, board and committee members, general managers treasurers and governance professionals.

Not-for-Profit Financial Management

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Mar 18; Sep 23
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Workshops,Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

A practical overview of financial reporting, tax and auditing requirements of organisations in the Not-for-Profit (NFP) sector.

This course will help you:

  • consider financial reports and your organisation’s legal requirements
  • examine the types of reports which should be provided to the board
  • reflect on the financial and non-financial metrics which provide knowledge about organisational performance
  • assess the board’s responsibilities with regard to reporting against legislative and funding (grants and partnership) requirements.
  • This course 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.

Who should attend?

NFP professionals such as: board secretaries, officers and directors, CEOs, CFOs, board and committee members, general managers, treasurers and governance professionals.

The International Microgrid Event 2020

The first and only dedicated microgrid event in the southern hemisphere is taking place in Perth, Western Australia. Join us on the 31 March - 3 April 2020 at the award winning Optus Stadium.

  • Dates:Mar 31 - Apr 3
  • Venue:Optus Stadium

Details

  • Type:Awards,Networking,Conventions
  • Industry:Environment,Technology

Description

Across the globe, power grids are known to be increasingly challenged by weather and cyber threats as well as the rapid growth of distributed energy resources (DERs). As a result, grid operators are realising the role that microgrids can play in improving resiliency, reliability and efficiency of power supply.

The challenge with this market shift is to seamlessly orchestrate central energy resources with DERs, while maintaining grid security in a microgrid. Operating in parallel with utility distribution systems and seamlessly transitioning to ‘island’ mode is just the beginning…

To support the energy industry through this transformation, we're delighted to announce The International Microgrid Event - the first event of its kind in the southern hemisphere taking place on 30th March – 2nd April 2020, in Perth, Western Australia.

Grab a copy of the official event guide here

As the first international microgrid event in the APAC region, we’ve worked tirelessly to bring you an informative, interactive and exciting experience! Featured case studies include:

  • San Diego Gas & Electric, USA share their work in Borrego Springs, pioneering microgrid development and leveraging automation for a 100% renewable microgrid
  • The Australian Department of Defence share how they are looking to microgrids to support capability across a potential 300 sites
  • Regional and remote Australian utility Horizon Power demonstrate their approach to transforming energy provision and coordinating distributed energy resources
  • Lord Howe Island on leveraging DER to reduce carbon dependency on the World Heritage site

Hear from 40+ International & Regional Speakers including:

  • The Hon Bill Johnston, MLA Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy: Industrial Relations, Western Australian Legislative Assembly
  • Richard Matthews, Australian Consul-General, Makassar, Eastern Indonesia
  • Terry Mohn, Chairman, International Microgrid Association
  • Stevan Green, President, ATCO Gas Division Australia
  • Andrew Blaver, Manager, Distributed Energy Resources, Horizon Power
  • Peter Kerr, Executive Manager, Growth, Western Power
  • Yongping Zhai, Chief of Energy Sector Group, Asian Development Bank - China
  • Peter Klinken, Chief Scientist of Western Australia, Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation
  • Chris Judd, EGM Electricity Markets, Jemena   
  • Violette Mouchailet, EGM of Emerging Markets & Services, AEMO

For more information, contact us at [email protected] or call +61 2 9229 1000.

We look forward to seeing you there!

- International Microgrid Team 2020

 

 

Franchising and Business Corporate Charity Golf Day 2020

Come get sporty and spend the day meaningfully by raising funds to a local charity! Our Corporate Charity Golf Day is perfect for you whether you know how to play golf or not.

  • Time(s):1:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Venue:Maylands Peninsula Golf Course Swan Bank Road, Maylands, WA 6051

Details

  • Type:Networking,Lunches
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Real Estate
  • Hosted By:Business News,Business Development Alliance

Description

Our Charity Golf Day aims to gather Franchisees, Franchisors, Head / Support Office Staff, Employees, Business Owners, Professional Services, Suppliers, their friends and anyone looking to have a fun day out and raise funds for a local charity! It doesn't matter whether or not you play golf well.
 
 
BDA have been holding corporate charity golf events since 2010 and have attracted hundreds of people and raised thousands of dollars for charity. BDA's golf events are not only entertaining but also philanthropic with the primary focus each year is to benefit our charity of choice. All auction proceeds, raffle monies, donations prior and on the day provides support to a local charity.
 
 
Cost: From $139 + GST per person (half-day registration available 4:00pm-5:30pm)
 
 
Register before 9 February 2020 to go into a lucky draw to win your money back!

Certificate in Governance and Risk Management

Combine six short courses to complete a Certificate — the gateway to membership with Governance Institute and industry-recognised postnominals GIA(Affiliated).

  • Dates:Apr 21; Jun 23; Oct 20; Dec 8
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia WA

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Leadership
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

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

We offer the opportunity to complete this highly regarded Certificate in a convenient, intensive mode of study. The intensive allows students to complete the required six short courses over three consecutive days.

Over three days the following topics are covered:

Day 1

• Assessing Analysing and Treating Risk 

• Governance and Risk Management 


Day 2

• Meeting Compliance Requirements 

• Risk Management Frameworks 


Day 3

• Project Governance Accountability and Risk Management  

• Business Continuity and Reputation Risk 

Governance and Risk Management

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Apr 21; Jun 23; Oct 20; Dec 8
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

Explores how governance and risk management are essential to an organisation’s improved corporate performance. This course offers an overview of the role of the board in governance and risk management; it examines current issues and explores best practice in strategic risk management.

The key objectives are to:

  • define governance and its corporate contexts and frameworks
  • identify current issues in governance and risk management
  • examine the role of the Board and where risk management sits in that role
  • examine the traits and practices of a ˆrisk-aware’ director

Who should attend this event?

  • Directors (non-executive and executive)
  • Managers who report to the board
  • Risk managers or managers with risk responsibilities
  • Consultants (risk, audit or management)
  • Finance staff
  • And other parties who may be interested or involved in a company, such as company secretaries, legal counsel, analysts, communication consultants and regulators.

Meeting Compliance Requirements

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace

  • Dates:Apr 22; Jun 24; Oct 21; Dec 9
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This half-day course focuses on the role of an effective compliance framework as an integral part of an organisation’s overall business strategy.

In this course, you will:

  • explore a variety of compliance approaches that underpin an organisation’s legal framework
  • consider essential regulatory requirements, compliance standards and guidelines
  • gain practical information on compliance monitoring to uncover regulatory and/or legal breaches
  • gain a practical understanding of how compliance fits into your organisation — especially alignment with key business objectives, and how compliance processes can reinforce and positively strengthen organisational culture.

Who should attend this event?

  • Risk officers and managers
  • Risk analysts
  • Compliance officers and managers
  • Finance managers
  • Line managers
  • Operations managers
  • Assistant company secretaries
  • Anyone whose role involves analysing, assessing and treating risk

Risk Management Frameworks

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Apr 22; Jun 24; Oct 21; Dec 9
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

A half-day course delivering practical information on managing risk within your organisation’s regulatory and governance frameworks.

This course provides participants with:

  • an overview of how to establish a risk management framework within an organisation
  • an understanding of why a risk-aware culture is vital in achieving organisational objectives
  • the knowledge and skills to assess the efficacy of risk management systems and processes within an organisation
  • an appreciation of the benefits of adopting a holistic approach to implementing risk management on an enterprise-wide basis
  • the confidence to manage organisational risks effectively and to plan for future risk.

Who should attend this event?

  • Risk officers and managers
  • Risk analysts
  • Compliance officers and managers
  • Finance managers
  • Line managers
  • Operations managers
  • Assistant company secretaries
  • Professionals - anyone involved in analysing, assessing and treating risk.

Project Governance Accountability and Risk Management

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Apr 23; Jun 25; Oct 22; Dec 10
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This practical half-day course focuses on key objectives and elements of effective project governance, and explains why conventional project management techniques are only half the story.

To ensure your organisation’s critical projects are delivered on time and within budget, you should attend this course.

The course offers a practical guide to governance within a project management environment, and includes:

  • an examination of relevant governance models
  • invaluable reference materials
  • tips and tools to measure project success and outcomes.

Who should attend this event?

  • Risk officers and managers
  • Risk analysts
  • Compliance officers and managers
  • Finance managers
  • Line managers
  • Operations managers
  • Company secretaries
  • Assistant company secretaries
  • Professionals and managers involved in analysing, assessing and treating risk

Business Continuity and Reputation Risk

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:Apr 23; Jun 25; Oct 22; Dec 10
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

This half-day course focuses on the recovery of your business in the event of a crisis or disaster.

Organisations must be fully equipped to respond effectively to disasters or other extraordinary circumstances that cause major disruption to normal operations. The most widely accepted strategy for addressing the risks of major disruption to operations is to implement a business continuity plan (BCP). Having a business continuity plan, as well as plans to protect the organisation’s public reputation in the immediate aftermath of a major unplanned event or crisis, is a critical aspect of an organisation’s risk management framework.

In this course, participants will:

  • gain practical insights into the systems and processes which ensure that your business remains viable throughout and after a crisis or disaster
  • learn about the tools and approaches for managing your organisation’s reputational risk
  • explore reputational risk case studies and their consequences.

Who should attend?

  • Risk officers and managers
  • Risk analysts
  • Compliance officers and managers
  • Finance managers
  • Line managers
  • Operations managers
  • Assistant company secretaries
  • Professionals and managers involved in analysing, assessing and treating risk
  • For example, risk practitioner

FREE Disability Employment Workshop, Vincent – how your business can benefit 28th May

FREE Disability Employment Workshop, Vincent – how your business can benefit 28th May

  • Dates:May 28;
  • Time(s):1.00pm to 2.30pm
  • Venue:City of Vincent Library

Details

  • Type:Workshops,Talks
  • Industry:Finance,Leadership,Arts & Culture,Education,Oil & Gas,Engineering,Human Resources,Real Estate
  • Hosted By:Belmont Business Enterprise Centre

Description

 

Breaking Down Barriers in Disability Employment

 

Ever considered how your business can be empowered through workplace inclusion?

You and your staff are invited to our FREE Workshop to breakdown real or perceived barriers to disability employment. Gain a better understanding of workplace awareness, employment subsidy schemes and how Corporate Social Responsibility workplace inclusion can make a positive impact to your business and your staff. Free Employer Toolkit, mentoring and one/one advisory support are available to you and your business to be better prepared when considering disability employment.

 

When: Thursday, May 28th, 1pm-2:30pm

Where: City of Vincent Library,99 Loftus St, Leederville WA 6007

Bookings Essential: Register ONLINE,  Email or P| 9479 3777

Certificate in Governance Practice - July 2020

Combine six short courses to complete a Certificate — the gateway to membership with Governance Institute and industry-recognised postnominals GIA(Affiliated).

  • Dates:Jul 20 - 23
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

The Certificate in Governance Practice is designed and taught by leading experts in the field of governance. It provides an introduction to governance and is designed to address the learning needs of a wide range of professionals with varying levels of governance responsibilities. Students are equipped with the right skills and tools to support good governance practices in their role — whether you’re a new company secretary, experienced C-suite executive or an executive assistant.

We offer the opportunity to complete this highly regarded Certificate in a convenient, intensive mode of study. The intensive allows students to complete the required six short courses over three consecutive days.

Over four days the following topics are covered:

Day 1

Governance Essentials

• Duties of Officers and Directors 


Day 2

• Financial Analysis for Officers and Directors 

• Assessing Analysing and Treating Risk 


Day 3

• Meetings, Minutes and Resolutions 

• Meeting ASX Listing Rules Requirements


Day 4

• Meeting ASIC Requirements  

• Accidental Company Secretary 

Meeting Minutes and Resolution

Our short courses offer practical knowledge and skills in governance and risk management that can be readily applied in your workplace.

  • Dates:July 22
  • Venue:Governance Institute of Australia

Details

  • Type:Courses
  • Industry:Legal,Finance,Leadership,Education
  • Hosted By:Governance Institute of Australia

Description

A course that offers guidance on the legal issues, regulatory requirements and core functions for those involved in meetings, minute taking and recording resolutions.

Examine the types of meetings and appropriate styles for running meetings.

Learn from examples of key documents, course notes, case studies and other sources of information covered during the course. Ideal for anyone involved in managing meetings or understanding the protocols and procedures for conducting any form of meeting.

Who should attend this event?

  • Those involved in the preparation and/or recording of proceedings for any form of meeting
  • Newly appointed company secretaries and assistant company secretaries
  • Secretariat support staff
  • Professionals and managers requiring a refresher

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