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:: Financial Reporting (academies and free schools) ::
This course is specifically for all governors of academies and free schools only, and particularly new governors and those on the Finance Committee for academies and free schools.

This training session is an overview of the role and is not available as an In House or Cluster sesison. To arrange a bespoke session please contact HfL's Financial Services for Schools team: fssadmin@hertsforlearning.co.uk (separate charges apply).

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


By the end of this training session 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 responsibilites
  • improved understanding of financial governance and control.


Governors will:
  • examine key elements of financial management
  • examine the budget setting process and the importance of medium term planning
  • examine the elements of good financial governance and control.

Financial Services for Schools

Subscribers to Governor Training - No charge
Non-subscribing schools - £80.00 per delegate.

Cancellation off this training event requires 2 clear working days' notice by emailing governance@hertsforlearning.co.uk (cancellations will not be received by phone) otherwise:
  • non-subscribers are charged the full cost of the training (£80 per delegate)
  • subscribers are charged £10 per delegate

    Prices are exclusive of VAT.

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Hatfield, Mercure Hatfield Oak Hotel Wed 07 Jun 2017 19:00 - 21:00 Spaces Available

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