Jasper Employment & Education Centre


Introduction to Board Governance


Understanding Your Roles and Responsibilities

A Board Development Program

Hosted by the Jasper Employment & Education Centre (JEEC) and
presented by the Alberta Culture and Tourism Board Development Program (BDP)

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

If you’re a new board member wanting to learn more about your role, or an experienced board member wishing to enhance your skills and work effectively as a team member then
this workshop is for you!

This workshop covers topics that concern all boards of incorporated non-profit societies including:

  • Understanding one’s legal landscape and legal responsibilities

  • Concepts of governance and understanding the roles and responsibilities of board members

  • Liability and risk management and the link to policy development

  • An overview of organizational planning and financial responsibilities

  • Building a strong team and effective relationships

  • Effective meetings and making the most of committees

  • Creating an effective structure to ensure work gets done


Note: this workshop does NOT include strategic planning.




Cost: $25

Lunch will be provided

Register now.
Space is limited.

Call (780) 852-4418 ext. 4
Email learn@jasperemployment.com

We accept cash, Visa or MasterCard.
Payments must be made at the
Jasper Employment & Education Centre
prior to the start of the course.