Get involved in governance

With the support of our members and partners, the Institute provides discovery experiences for those thinking about a career in governance.

Gain experience in governance

Whether you are a student, recent graduate or changing careers, our events are designed to give you an insight into what being a governance professional is like at first hand, from the people who are currently working in a governance role.

Our taster experiences are designed to inform and inspire the next generation of governance professionals and to help you start building your network. Participation is also a great way to demonstrate your interest and commitment to potential employers.

There are several different ways for you to develop your understanding of the world of the governance professionals such as:

To learn more about our discovery events and taster experiences - and receive notifications when we add new ones - register as a Free Subscriber and opt-in to Discover Governance updates to receive regular information and invitations.

We also promote trainee roles though our Jobs in Governance service. Visit for more information and to register for an alert.

  • Discover governance

    Join our webinar to explore the opportunities and benefits of a career in governance as we bring the role of the company secretary to life.

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  • Insight days

    Register to attend a popular insight day offering a real life introduction to the levels and responsibilities of a company secretarial role.

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  • AGM invitations

    A unique opportunity to attend an AGM and gain a rare insight into a key event in the company secretary’s calendar.

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