Being Board Ready Recorded


This course focuses on you as a Board member. It outlines the process from the beginning defining corporate governance.

Venue details:  
Online, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2017 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2020 00:00
Price: €150.00  (€150.00 Member price)
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Penelope Lucie Mary Kenny


Product type:  
CPD online course
Governance, risk and legal

This course was originally recorded in 2018

You will get the latest research and findings. You will learn to be able to identify sources of information, carrying out comparisons of other organisations. You will work to fine-tune your Director’s skills in ethics, compliance and regulation. All you need to do then is to identify your goals as the prospective Board member.

Who should attend?

Prospective board members and those recently appointed as  Directors of SME boards will find this course is transformative for their understanding of their roles, responsibilities and duties. The course is relevant for Board members of all organisations whether profit, charity, private. This course will also be essential for CEOs and company secretaries whose responsibility is to report to the board and to and to assist the Board. The learning level assumes a basic understanding of Boards and functions and some direct business experience or qualification

Key learning outcomes

You will learn and embody your Directorships, gaining an understanding from hands-on practical learning, from role-play, direct lecturing and active researching to learn how to continuously grow and increase your skills and expertise.

Speaker Profile

Penelope Kenny is a Chartered Accountant, and Company Director, her book corporate governance for the Irish arts Sector was published by Chartered Accountants Ireland. In 2015, Penelope was appointed by the Ministers to the Boards of two State bodies.  She has been Director of Cluid the largest Housing Association in Ireland; she is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and past Chairman of the Leinster Society of Chartered Accountants. She is Chairman of the Board of a subsidiary company of Dublin City


and is a member of the Institute of Directors. She is a lecturer in a UCD Masters program on corporate governance and gives Continuous professional Development programs (CPD) for professional accountants.