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

Click the course names in the boxes below to view information about each course.

Booking Form

Please complete the form below. Thank you for your interest.

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

    Standard Courses

    Introduction to Governance 24th September 201914th May 202027th February 2020

    Strategic Leadership - 1st October 2019Introduction to Safeguarding - 2nd October 2019Measuring Effective Governance - 15th October 2019Roles and Responsibilities of the Nominated Governor or Trustee - 23rd October 2019Preparing for Ofsted - 13th November 2019Structures and People - 10th December 2019Education Accountability Part 1 Holding your Headteacher to Account - 28th January 2020Dealing with Complaints- 3rd March 2020Education Accountability Part 2 Performance Data Awareness 17th March 2020Governance and Compliance - 2nd April 2020Structures and People - 23rd April 2020Preparation for Ofsted - 6th May 2020Introduction to Governance - 14th May 2020Strategic Leadership - 19th May 2020Measuring Effective Governance - 9th June 2020Governance and Compliance - 17th June 2020Performance Management (PM) & Performance Related Pay (PRP) - tbc

    Network Courses

    Clerk’s Network 8th October 20194th February 202021st April 2020
    Chair’s network 27th November 201910th March 202012th May 2020

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