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Forthcoming Training

In summary

Our training courses are tailored to meet the needs of our members. Developed with training experts and delivered virtually; popular courses include our ‘introduction to housing associations’ and newer subject areas such as ‘virtual facilitation skills’ and ‘influencing decision makers’.

Organisation specific training

We also design learning and development programmes specifically for your organisation. This can be a cost-efficient way of training a large group with content tailored to meet the needs of your association.

For further information about the training we offer or to discuss your training needs, please contact [email protected].

Full summary

Training: 4403 - Governing Well

September 29, 2021 @ 9:30am 4 x 3.5 hour sessions Online

This course will provide more experienced Board members with an opportunity to reflect on how they can use their existing skills, knowledge and experience to further develop their leadership skills so improving their contribution to organisational strategy, performance and assurance.

Member Price

£295

Non Member Price

£355

Training: 4412 - Minute Taking

September 30, 2021 @ 2:00pm 90 minutes Online

This session will give you an introduction to minute taking which will help you to understand how to take effective minutes and meeting notes in the social housing / care and support context.

Member Price

£85

Non Member Price

£125

Training: 4417 - Find Your Calm

October 11, 2021 @ 1:30am 4 x 1 hour sessions Online

'Find your Calm’ is an online and interactive social-emotional and mindfulness-based 4 week wellbeing programme to help adults develop their sense of ease and wellbeing, and learn how to embed mindfulness into their daily lives.

Member Price

£85

Non Member Price

£95

Training: 4400 - Introduction to Housing Associations

October 20, 2021 @ 9:15am 2 x 3.5 hour sessions Online

Staff or committee members who have recently joined a housing association can find the wide range of policies, regulations and jargon a minefield. This course will help to simplify the role of and activities carried out by housing associations, as well as de-mystifying some of the jargon.

Member Price

£125

Non Member Price

£185

Training: 4415 - On Time. On Track: Project Planning Secrets

October 20, 2021 @ 2:00pm 2 x 2 hour sessions Online

Many projects fail because the project leader has failed to plan. This half-day workshop will help participants to explore how successful projects are developed and communicated.

Member Price

£125

Non Member Price

£185

Training: 4407 - New to Board

November 10, 2021 @ 9:30am 3 x 3.5 hour sessions Online

This course will help new Board members identify and examine all the challenges facing Housing Associations in Wales. It provides the opportunity to help them develop their knowledge and understanding of the skills they need to apply in order to be the most effective in their new role.

Member Price

£200

Non Member Price

£285

Training: 4416 - Lies, Truths and Statistics

December 6, 2021 @ 9:30am 2 x 2 hour sessions Online

Every statistic tells a story but is the story you are being told the truth? How confident can we be that what we hear is true? How can you ensure the stories we tell stand up to the scrutiny of others? How can you collect and present your own data in a reliable yet impactful way? As debates become ever more polarised, having the skills to read and use information accurately and effectively are essential.

Member Price

£125

Non Member Price

£185

Training: 4402 - An Introduction to Governance

January 20, 2022 @ 9:30am 2 x 2 hour sessions Online

This course will provide learners with the basics of good governance practice whilst helping them identify the skills, knowledge and experience they can bring to the role of Board member.

Member Price

£125

Non Member Price

£185