Introduction to a Qualification in Academy Governance



There is a greater need than ever before for academy governance professionals who can provide the skills and knowledge that are crucial to the long-term success of their academy schools.

Our Certificate in Academy Governance is suitable for professionals in governing, management or administrative roles in academy trusts. This level 4 course focuses on the governance needs of multi-academy trusts (MATs), and how solid and consistent governance and standards can be implemented across several schools.

Here are a few examples of the types of roles you might be able to apply for upon completion of our Certificate in Academy Governance qualification:

  • office administrator/clerical assistant/executive assistant
  • school clerk/clerk to governors
  • business managers/business support office
  • school bursar/bursar’s secretary/school business manager
  • governor/trustee
  • company secretary/assistant company secretary

The Chartered Governance Institute has been qualifying governance professionals since 1891 and thousands of students have completed their qualifications with us over the years. We know that it is a big decision to take on a qualification and are offering this webinar to help you to find out:

  • what our Certificate in Academy Governance qualification entails;
  • how attaining a qualification in academy governance will help advance your career;
  • what career path you might take as an academy governance professional; and
  • what former students say about their experience.


The webinar will be run by Mandy Garnham, Learning Support Manager at The Chartered Governance Institute. She will be joined by:


We’ll be hosting this webinar via Zoom

Price: Free

Date: 22 June 2020

Timing: 12:30 - 1:30pm

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