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:: Financial Management for maintained schools ::
This training provide an overview of the role of governors with regards to financial management and is only available as a group training session.

There is a separate course for governors of academies and free schools.

This session provides governors with an overview of the roles and responsibilities governors have in respect of strategic financial management of schools, and information on how to manage key aspects of those responsibilities.


Governors will have:
  • an understanding of the role of the governing board in strategic financial management
  • improved understanding of the role of governors in the evaluation of value for money, best value and the use of resources
  • improved understanding of financial reporting responsibilities
  • improved understanding of financial governance and control.


This session will:
  • examine the key elements of financial management
  • examine the budget setting process and the importance of medium term planning
  • examine the elements of the Schools Financial Value Standard and their role in good financial governance and control
  • provide governors with an overview of key areas of risk in managing the financial health of schools.
  • review of financial framework and accountabilities

Financial Services for Schools

Subscribers to Governor Training - £15.00
Non-subscribing schools - £50.00 per delegate.

Cancellation of this training event requires 16 working days' notice before a 50% cancellation charge and if we are notified within 5 working days of the course there is a 100% cancellation charge. To cancel please email training@hertsforlearning.co.uk (cancellations will not be received by phone) otherwise:
  • non-subscribers are charged the full cost of the training (£50 per delegate)
  • subscribers are charged £15 per delegate

    Prices are exclusive of VAT.


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