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The Role of a Director in a Local Authority Trading Company
The purpose of this one-day course is to help Council Officers and Elected Members understand their roles and responsibilities as Directors, when a council sets up a Local Authority Trading Company. The role of a director is an important one and it carries many duties and responsibilities that are imposed by regulatory guidance, governance rules and legislation.
This practical and comprehensive course will help you understand everything you need to know about your role and the risks associated with it.
The course will contain the following sessions.
The course is aimed at council officers, elected members and other people in senior or executive roles who are embarking on a commercialisation strategy. The participants may already be part of commercial endeavours such as Local Authority Trading Companies, Community Interest Companies or Joint Ventures or may be considering the setting up of commercial companies within their authority.