The role of charity trustees in medium and large charities : practices, policies and procedures

The emphasis on safeguarding, data protection, new technologies, diversity and robust procedures and processes has heightened awareness on the individual and collective role of trustees. The Charity Commission’ has launched a new welcome pack for trustees, and updated its CC3 and CC30 guidance. Charities now have a range of resources and guidance on trustee behaviours. In this new seminar participants will come to grips with what your trustees need to know.

The session will cover the following: 

  • Legal responsibilities – CC3 – the Essential Trustee
  • The Charity Commission new welcome pack for trustees
  • New guidance from the Charity Commission (including Safeguarding, Serious Incident Reporting, CC30 - finding new trustees)
  • Applying the Charity Governance Code – practical steps to take)
  • Taken On Trust – learning for charities
  • The role of charity trustees in practice – the problems and the experiences
  • Principles, policies, practices and procedures for charities
  • Resources and techniques to support boards
  • Get Legal - how charities can use the website
  • Content of your board toolkit to strengthen your governance


4.30pm Registration
5.00pm Seminar (Part 1)
6.15pm Break
6.30pm Seminar (Part 2)
7.30pm Close and networking


£60 (inclusive of VAT)