We are very excited to be able to share with you our new Governance programme for the academic year 2018-2019.

Each course has been carefully designed to meet the needs of governors in all settings and phases of schools including Academies and Maintained Schools. They have been designed by experts from the Sigma Teaching School including National Leaders of Governance.

All of the courses provide governors with the skills and knowledge to confidently carry out their role in line with the governance competency framework (January 2017).

Course Pricing

All training programmes cost £95 per session. Schools and Academies wishing to book a number of sessions can buy 10 session block for the reduced price of £850.

Joining each network costs £120pa or governing bodies can attend both networks for £200pa.

Alliance members receive an additional 10% Discount.

Please contact us if you wish to purchase a block and/or would like to join Sigma TSA.

Download Information Booklet

All of the information about courses and booking can be found below. If you prefer to download a pdf booklet containing the same information, please click here.

Governance Courses

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Booking Form

Please complete the form below, making sure you that you have first read the terms and conditions for booking courses. Thank you for your interest.

Please select the Course(s) you would like to book:

Standard Courses

Introduction to Governance 20th Sept 201817th Jan 20199th May 2019

Holding your Headteacher to Account - 4th Oct 2018Governance and Compliance - 18th Oct 2018The role of Governors in the classroom - 31st Oct 2018Performance data awareness – Primary Schools - 7th Feb 2019Performance data awareness – Secondary Schools - 14th Mar 2019Health and Safety awareness 21st Mar 2019Financial awareness - 7th Mar 2019Safeguarding awareness - 1st Nov 2018SEND awareness - 29th Nov 2018Dealing with Complaints - 4th April 2019Measuring effective Governance - 16th May 2019Preparation for Ofsted - 27th Jun 2019Performance Management (PM) & Performance Related Pay (PRP) - 19th Jun 2019Managing Pupil Exclusions - 8th Nov 2018Safeguarding annual update for named Governors - 7th Nov 2018Introduction to Coaching - 28th Feb 2019Website compliance and GDPR - 6th Jun 2019A Framework for Local Governance - 23rd May 2019

Network Courses

Clerk’s Network 13th Nov 201812th Mar 201918th Jun 2019
Chair’s network 20th Nov 201819th Mar 201925th Jun 2019

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