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Get on board

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Get on board

Date: No dates for this event.
Course duration: 1 day
Venue: Bob Allan Conference Centre, Saracen House, 139 Saracen Street, Glasgow, G22 5AZ
Costs: Members £0.00 / Non-Members £195.00

The AGM is over, new Committee/Board members appointed, your induction programme is about to start – SHARE can help get it off to a flying start with the Get on Board programme.


The session will give them a good reference point from which to navigate their way as they become familiar with terminology, roles and responsibilities, sector bodies and functions of the housing association and co-operative.   It will also help them to find their place and their voice on the Committee/Board.  

An essential for new members!

Course content

 Introduction to housing associations and co-operatives in Scotland

  • How a housing association/co-operative functions
  • The roles and responsibilities of committee/board members
  • Learning and development for committees/boards


Learning outcomes

  • Gain an overview of housing associations in Scotland
  • Be more aware of roles & responsibilities of a Committee/Board member
  • Understand the different functions of a housing association
  • How to reflect on your learning and development
  • Identify personal skills, knowledge and experience
  • Create a personal Learning & Development Plan


Trainers:  Olwyn Gaffney