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With advanced financial and commercial skill set, one may be asked to become a director/trustee of Third Sector organizations. Do they truly know the task they are taking on? Do they know what their personal liabilities will be? Do they know if they will fit in to the organization?

These and many more are the type of questions to ask yourself before answering yes or no.

This course guides the prospective new director/trustee through the haze in deciding if the role is right. It provides 8 tips about issues to consider before making a decision. The course is also a useful checklist for experienced directors/trustees to make sure they have answered all the relevant issues.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify what motivates the individual to become a director/trustee
  • Discover what role you really should be taking on
  • Explore how to recognize if you and the organization are the right fit
Last updated/reviewed: March 21, 2018

Prerequisites

Course Complexity: Foundational

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course

Education Provider Information

Company:
Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact:
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
  3:17Introduction to 8 Tips Before Becoming a New Director or Trustee
  1:42Why become a Director/Trustee
  1:49The role of the Board
  3:06Board Composition
  3:44Financial status
  3:19Induction & training
  1:13Summary
CONTINUOUS PLAY
  18:11Tips Before Becoming a New Director or Trustee
SUPPORTING MATERIALS
  PDFSlides: 8 Tips Before Becoming a New Director or Trustee
  PDF8 Tips Before Becoming a New Director or Trustee Glossary/Index
REVIEW AND TEST
  quizREVIEW QUESTIONS
 examFINAL EXAM