Be A Chair - Virtual Training

Be A Chair - Virtual Training

Designed to support Trustees to take the leadership step into Chair roles, this practical course gives participants the confidence to know how to take on this key leadership role within a charity and how to develop effective boards.


This course will be delivered virtually via Zoom in two separate 2.5 hour sessions. The first of these will take place on the 30th April 10-12.30 / the second will take place on the 21st May 10-12.30. Both of these are necessary to complete the full training. If you have any questions about how this day will run virtually please get in touch with Sarah at


Who is this for?

These courses are aimed at those individuals looking to be a Trustee or Chair of an arts, culture or heritage organisation.


You will learn:

  • The key skills needed to effectively Chair a charitable organisation

  • The legal and financial responsibilities of a Chair

  • How to manage the dynamic between Trustees and staff, getting the best out of your workforce and your board

  • How best to network and share learning experiences with other established trustees

  • Exploring the key challenges of being a Chair and how to effectively overcome them



Refund Policy:

14 days or more before event date: You will receive a full refund for the purchased ticket. 

7 days or more before event date: You will recieve 50% refund for the purchased ticket.

Less that 7 days before event date: Unfortunately, we cannot offer a refund however, your ticket can be exchanged onto another training course or event by Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy.