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  • Under review for the new Associations Act

Course Introduction

By engaging in effective corporate governance, management committees help ensure the strategic long-term financial viability of their club.

Corporate governance generally refers to the way an organisation is managed.  The Australian Standard (AS 8000) defines corporate governance as:

“the processes by which organisations are directed, controlled and held to account. It encompasses authority, accountability, stewardship, leadership, direction and control exercised in the organisation”

Course Intended for

This training course has been developed to assist the management committees and key personnel of licensed clubs within Western Australia in the governance of their clubs, and highlights management under both the Associations Incorporation Act 1987 and the Liquor Control Act 1988.  It is recommended that the training course MLP1 for the Club Manager be undertaken by your Club Manager.

Course Outcome

This is an industry based course and is not nationally acrredited.

At the conclusion of this course you will have an understanding of the most important elements of governance:

  • Governance is not about running the day-to-day operation of the club.
  • A management committee member must exercise care, skill and diligence when making decisions.
  • The importance of financial performance of the club.
  • Managing conflicts of interest.
  • Obligations of a management committee member.
  • The management committee should keep members informed of significant decisions relating to the club.
  • The management committee focuses on long-term planning activities that help the club fulfil its objects.
  • Assistance should be sought through the president whenever required.
  • The management committee can seek independent advice regarding any decision-making processes affecting the club.
  • The importance of legislative compliance.

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