Webinars

Our highly effective face-to-face training sessions for governors and trustees are now available as WEBINARS via Zoom at discounted Prices!  BOOKINGS NOW BEING TAKEN!! 

  • With schools planning to re-opening fully in September, it is an ideal time to invest in the development of your skills and competencies as a governor.
  • Join our AUTUMN 2020 governance webinars to support your board.
  • Webinars address issues, concerns and actions related to the Coronavirus lockdown and the return to school

See below for WEBINARS we are offering and to book places!

Autumn 2020

Webinar Descriptions and BookingClick on the hyperlinked Webinar title to be taken to our online booking system to view the webinar description and to make a booking 

Code Title and Cost Date Time
PE1 The essentials of School Governance – an Induction a Practical induction or refresher for governors/trustees (2 sessions)
£135 (Billericay TSA members – £122)
8 & 22 Oct  2020
6.30pm 8.30pm
PE3
How to lead your governance team as the Chair (3 sessions)
£195 (Billericay TSA members – £176)
29 Sep, 14 Oct & 24 Nov 2020
6.30pm – 8.30pm
CO3
Ensuring your school is safe: Safeguarding and Health & Safety for governors
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
13 Oct 2020
6.30pm – 8.30pm
AC5 Monitoring the quality of education and the curriculum post COVID-19
£70 (BillericayTSA members – £63)
2 Nov 2020 6.30pm – 8.30pm
AC4
How to monitor progress and hold to account post COVID-19
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
12 Nov 2020
6.30pm – 8.30pm
AC1
Post COVID-19 catch-up and support for disadvantaged pupils
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
18 Nov 2020
6.30pm – 8.30pm
AC9
Governance oversight of pupil mental health
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
26 Nov 2020
6.30pm – 8.30pm
SL5
Strategic Risk Management
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
2 Dec 2020

6.30pm – 8.30pm
SL3
Thinking strategically about effective and efficient use of school finances/resources to improve your school
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
8 Dec 2020
6.30pm – 8.30pm
SL3
How to have impactful board meetings
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
TBC – Spr 2021
6.30pm – 8.30pm
AC8
How to monitor staff wellbeing and workload
£70 (Billericay TSA members – £63)
TBC – Spr 2021
6.30pm – 8.30pm

Key Features of our training solutions

  • All sessions address current issues boards are facing and offer practical skills, guidance, examples, and tools to do the job
  • Free high quality electronic resource packs including templates, tools, examples and checklists to take back to share with your board
  • Signposting to national resources, research and DfE guidance
  • All sessions develop the key governance competencies defined by the DfE
  • All sessions are led by experienced chairs who provide real-life examples
  • Action plans for governors to complete and take away

What people say about our training
We pride ourselves on delivering high quality governance services that really have an impact. Here are some comments from delegates who have attended our training.

‘The best training I’ve ever attended. THANK YOU!’   ‘At last training that tells me how to do the job! I feel inspired again as a governor.’ Fantastic resources! The toolkit and templates will save me so much time!  ‘The course was so helpful. I now understand how I can make a difference as a governor.’  All governors should come on this training.  If only it had been available sooner. I’m going to encourage everyone on our board to attend the next event.’

About our trainers
All our trainers are National Leaders of Governance (NLGs) who are experienced chairs of governing boards that have been designated as NLGs by the Department for Education. They all have experience mentoring and supporting governance in many different settings and are experienced trainers.

Rosemary Lovatt
NLG Advocate for East of England and NE London. An experienced chair and governance tutor who runs the Governance Leadership Programme across England.

Linda Robinson
An experienced governance tutor, mentor and coach who has delivered bespoke governance training across Essex.


Julie Taylor

With over 25 years in education and Governance, Julie is an experienced NLG who has a track record of supporting governance boards across Essex and beyond.

Andrew Smith
Based in Newham, Andrew is an experienced Chair of a Multi Academy Trust and experienced NLG who has provided training for governing boards across the country.

To Book
Each of the Webinar titles above are hyperlinked our online booking system.  Please click on the title you wish to attend to book.  If you have any questions, please contact Melanie Jones E: mjones@billericayschool.com.