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15 Nov 2018

The Role of the Company Secretary

This course is fully booked.

This course is fully booked but we are running it again on 30 May 2019 and it is now available for booking on our Spring Summer 2019 Programme.

Target Audience

Company Secretaries or anyone thinking of becoming a Company Secretary.

Outline

Learn about the practical and legal responsibilities and liabilities of the Company Secretary of a Company Limited by Guarantee (CLG).

Topics covered during this workshop include:

  • The Companies Act 2014 – implications for new and existing CLG
  • The governing instrument – company constitution
  • Legal duties of a Company Secretary
  • Administrative duties assigned by the Board to a Company Secretary
  • Appointing a Company Secretary
  • Administrative obligations of a company to the CRO
  • Compiling documentation for board meetings and AGM
  • Role of Company Secretary as a trusted Board advisor

Instructor

Caroline Egan

CramdenTECH

Caroline Egan is Managing Director of technology and eLearning company, CramdenTECH. She is an experienced senior manager and non-profit board director. Her areas of training expertise include corporate governance, business planning, strategic management and communications. Caroline leads the development of CramdenTECH’s eLearning provision and cloud-based governance management supports.

Outcomes

At the end of this workshop, participants will:

  • Explain the implications of the Companies Act 2014 for companies limited by guarantee
  • Understand the legal duties of a Company Secretary
  • Explain the role of a company secretary in supporting board members.

Fees

€70Nonprofit Organisation
€60Carmichael Resident Organisation
€80Statutory/Corporate Organisation