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Forthcoming training courses

Funds Masterclass – Friday 13 September, William Fry Dublin

ICSA Ireland, together with the Certified Investment Fund Director Institute (a specialist institution within the Institute of Banking) and William Fry, is delivering this Masterclass to all company secretaries and governance professionals of investment fund structures.

Led by Dr Margaret Cullen, this interactive one day programme will cover: the role of the company secretary with the investment fund industry, legal vs regulatory structures, sources of regulation, how an investment fund operates in practice and roles, responsibilities and inter-connectivity of the various stakeholders.

To reserve a place book here.

Introduction to the role of the Company Secretary – Tuesday 24th September, PwC, Dublin

This is an essential half-day course for newly appointed company secretaries and company secretarial support staff of companies incorporated under Irish company law.

Effective company secretaries are more valuable than ever, but that value depends on up-to-date skills, contacts and expertise. This half day workshop is an essential opportunity for newcomers, or the perfect refresher for secretaries and governance professionals seeking to deepen their involvement and value.

To reserve a place book here.

Effective Chairing skills – Tuesday 15th October, Simmons and Simmons, Dublin

An effective meeting requires an effective chairperson and this course teaches the practical skills that every chairperson needs to get things done at these meetings so that they run effectively.

Delivered with a mix of teaching, exercises and discussion, this one day course will focus on three key areas of planning, chairing and evaluation.

To reserve a place book here. 

Effective Minute taking – Wednesday 16th October, Barclays Bank Ireland, Dublin

This interactive course provides practical guidance on how to overcome most problems faced by minute takers and to achieve accurate minute taking. Delegates learn not only how to overcome the usual problems faced by minute takers, but also how to develop a toolkit of personal skills which will boost their confidence in writing accurate minutes.

This course is essential for anyone who is charged with, or about to take responsibility for, taking minutes at meetings.

To reserve a place book here.