Governance NZ


Professional Education and Governance Training

Governance NZ offers a variety of education and training options to ensure you are equipped with the relevant skills, knowledge and resources to develop a successful career in governance, risk and compliance.

Our Professional Education Programme is the qualifying programme for those wanting a formal and internationally recognised qualification as a Chartered Secretary, Chartered Governance Professional or Affiliated Member, and is the pathway to membership of both Governance NZ and the Chartered Governance Institute.

The Effective Director Course is a sharply focused programme that delivers critical content in a condensed period of time over three days and is designed for busy directors who want to gain skills and knowledge but who cannot afford a full week out of the business.

The Minutes, Meetings & Resolutions Workshop is a half-day workshop offering practical guidance on the core functions of meetings, minute-taking and recording resolutions and is ideal for anyone involved in preparing meetings or recording procedures for any form of meeting.

The Getting Board Ready & Beyond Workshop provides practical guidance and useful tools to assist with applying for and successfully securing board positions – whether you are seeking your first board role or are looking to grow your existing governance portfolio.

The Essential Chair's Workshop is ideal for anyone currently in a chair’s role or looking to step into one.

Our Online Learning suite consists of two short 20 minute videos covering Effective Minute Taking and Effective Meeting Procedures.