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.
Lunch will be provided
Space is limited.
Call (780) 852-4418 ext. 4
We accept cash, Visa or MasterCard.
Payments must be made at the
Jasper Employment & Education Centre
prior to the start of the course.