Authors: Amanda Bennett, Kevin Carpenter, Rob Wilson
Published: March 2018 | ISBN: 9781860727238
This study text has been developed to support ICSA’s Certificate in Sports Governance and includes a range of navigational, self-testing and illustrative features to help you get the most out of the support materials.
The text covers the syllabus for each module and is structured to help in planning a programme of study. Learning outcomes linked to the syllabus are highlighted to help students focus on the examination requirements for the Certificate.
The text follows a standard format and includes a range of features to encourage active learning and to help students apply principles and theory to real-life business situations, including:
The text provides an excellent guide for students, but also serves as a useful reference for anyone who needs an accessible and practical introduction to the subject.
Part One: The sports governance landscape
1. General principles of sports governance
2. Approaches to sports governance
3. Governance and business challenges in sport
Part Two: Governance structures
4. Governance structures
5. Roles and responsibilities
6. Conflicts of interest
Part Three: Risk, compliance and finance
7. Managing risk
8. Ethics, compliance and legislation
Part Four: Engaging with stakeholders
10. Preparing for and conducting meetings
11. Stakeholders and funding