Virtual Training: Getting it right as an Academy Clerk or Company Secretary - 11.03.2021

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Are you an academy trust or establishing an academy trust?

Are you clear what the role of Company Secretary or Clerk to an academy trust involves?

This event is designed to provide you with comprehensive training on  the following:

  • The legal framework for an academy trust - encompassing a practical guide to an academy trust’s articles of association and relevant parts of company law
  • The role and responsibilities of a Company Secretary to an academy trust
  • The relationship between the Company Secretary and Clerk roles
  • The roles of members and trustees
  • How to convene and support member and board meetings
  • Decision-making in meetings and by written resolution
  • Keeping the right paperwork – e.g. company registers and filing at Companies House
  • The rules concerning persons with significant control.

Thursday 11 March 2021


1:45pm: Registration
2pm: Start (there will be a 15-20 minute tea break during the training to allow time to read through the case study)
5:30pm: Finish


Danielle Francombe | Associate, Education Team
Katherine Hall | Solicitor, Education Team 


£95 per person. 

​Discounted to £75 for Confederation of School Trusts (CST) Members and ISBL Members. Please contact the Events Team for your discount code.

Free of charge for Stone King Reatiner Clients. Please log into the Retainer Memebrs Area for your discount code. 


Any cancellation received with less than 2 working days’ notice will not be entitled to a refund. Your booking can be transferred into a name of a substitute delegate at any time - please contact Events or call 0800 111 4336 with the details.

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