Coop Governance Training

Cooperative Governance Training


Monday 6 & 13 May 2024


7pm start, ending at 8.30pm


Online via Zoom – Video link to be sent to registered attendees.

Event Description

This two-part weekly lunchtime training series covers co-operative governance essentials and is a valuable learning opportunity or refresher for SILC House Board of Directors.

This will be delivered by The Co-op Federation (peak body for co-operatives in Australia) and SILC HOST.

What you are guaranteed to get out of this training? 

  • Understand why we ask families to create a Cooperative
  • Know the advantages of part of a Co-op entity structure and what it means
  • Gain more confidence in knowing what’s expected of  Board Directors
  • Understand why it’s important to plan and manage risks, especially with NDIS, and how to do this
  • Learn how to read and understand financial documents including balance sheets and profit/loss statements
  • Discover how to have productive board meetings