Training and development
Drive effective practice with our broad range of e-learning, virtual and face-to-face training, consultancy, external reviews, leadership development, and bespoke governance support.
Find the right training for you
Our support delivers impact for individuals and governing boards across all types of educational settings and organisations.
Flexible and convenient, NGA Learning Link offers more than 65 e-learning training modules in governance skills for individuals and for entire boards or organisations.
Training for individuals
Our face-to-face training covers a wide range of subjects and is held virtually in the evenings, with regular cohorts throughout the year.
Training for groups
Our bespoke training sessions cover a range of subject and can be delivered to your board or groups of boards as and when needed.
Our team of experienced consultants can deliver a range of specialist and bespoke governance support to improve the performance and effectiveness of your school or trust.
NGA’s online self-evaluation and appraisal tools help governing boards, chairs and governance professionals to assess their leadership, structures and practice.
Bespoke trainingPartnership opportunities
All organisations have distinctive needs when it comes to governance development. NGA can partner with you to create bespoke training and e-learning solutions that meet those needs.
ClerkingCareer pathway for governance professionals
Helping current and aspiring governance professionals to progress in their roles, make the most of CPD opportunities, and understand their earning potential.
Why choose NGA training?
Benefit from our unrivalled expert knowledge of best governance practice.
Keep up to date with latest government legislation and guidance
Tailored to your role and organisation
Clear “how to” guidance and resources to take away
Delivered by sector-expert consultants
On-demand content for your needs
Specifically designed for your school, trust or setting
"It was brilliant to have the benefit of the tutor’s calm wisdom, knowledge and experience on chairing."
Effective Chairing – an introduction
''The e-learning modules that I have completed so far have been of outstanding quality.''
''I finished the Clerks' Development programme feeling more confident in my abilities to perform my role as clerk and to meet my responsibilities as a governance professional''.
''The NGA consultant listened to, and understood, our views. We're pleased that we commissioned the external reviews''.
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