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Director and Board Training

Board performance and composition is critical to business success. To ensure the board is a strategic asset, it must have the right mix of skills, knowledge, governance frameworks and the ability to work effectively as a team.

This program is designed for the start-up and emerging business to understand the fundamentals of Director mind-set, roles and responsibilities and the governance requirements of boards.

Our philosophy is to build contemporary knowledge, skills, and resources important to run an effective board.

Our materials are in accordance with the best practice outlined by the Institute of Company Directors and will be delivered by an experienced business owner, director, and graduate of the Institute of Company Directors.


We have a range of Training for Directors and Boards including:

  • Roles and Responsibilities of Boards
  • Analysing Financial Statements and Budgets
  • Director Mindset
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • The Change Curve
  • Balancing compliance and performance roles
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Risk Management Frameworks
  • Cyber Security and Threat Assessment
  • Effective Board Meetings
  • Vision and Culture


Nationally recognised qualifications provide a verification of your director or committee member knowledge and experience. They are useful for demonstrating due diligence as a board and to support you in finding new director appointments. We have a range of qualifications commencing with a two day Governance Induction skillset.

BSBSS00039 Governance Induction SkillSet. Find Scheduled Course.

BSB40915 Certificate IV of Governance  

CHC44014 Certificate IV Volunteer Coordination

BSB52318 Diploma of Governance




We support rolling intakes of students which means you can start at any time. We have a flexible learning environment that helps people achieve their goals and succeed in completing their qualifications which suits their life commitments, learning style and support needs. Qualifications are completed over 12 months and if you need to you can extend your course.

Contact us to find out more information about how we can get you on the right path for you.

We have two Different styles of Delivery

 Online Self Directed Option

For highly-motivated students seeking an affordable, self-paced, online learning model with the ability to accelerate the completion of your nationally recognised qualification - this is the pathway for you! 


  • One-hour orientation meeting
  • Online delivery only
  • Virtual Study Halls
  • Student Forums
  • Processing eligible Credits* (*flat fee of $3,850 applies, no pro-rata'd fee adjustment)
  • Learning resources* (*exception where a Textbook is required)
  • Complimentary two attempts* to attain competency, per unit of study (*additional attempts available as Fee For Service).


  • Workshops or Coaching* (*Coaching available as Fee For Service)
  • Reduction for credits
  • Textbooks* where required (*Textbooks can be purchased).

 Mentored Delivery

This delivery method is perfect for those students that learn best with a bit more support. While still priced very affordable it provides more coaching and mentoring on a one to one basis with your trainer. 


  • One-hour orientation meeting
  • Online delivery plus one hour individual coaching per unit. (Additional coaching available as Fee For Service)
  • Tutorial Days 
  • Virtual Study Halls
  • Student Forums
  • Pro Rata Fee adjustment for eligible Credits
  • Learning resources* (*exception where a Textbook is required)
  • Complimentary three attempts* to attain competency, per unit of study (*additional attempts available as Fee For Service).


  • Textbooks* where required (*Textbooks can be purchased).

 Forums and Connection

  • Tutorial Days: Learning Partnerships Tutorial Days are Tuesday and Thursdays. You can self study through your learning materials in a comfortable learning environment.
  • Virtual Study Halls:  Connect with your peers and trainers with weekly tutorial days on campus (Tuesday and Thursday) and Virtual study halls monthly. You will be invited to these when you enrol so that they are always in your calendar.
  • Forums: Our Student Forums allow you to ask questions and get answers and interact with both students and trainers and assessors.

 Workshops and In House Delivery

This qualification can be run in house for a team at flexible times. Contact Us to discuss private team team development. 

We provide a range of skills development workshops that may complement your qualification. View our Scheduled Workshops  

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

RPL is the formal acknowledgement of a person’s current skills and knowledge no matter how, when or where the learning occurred.

If you have two or more years experience you may be able to obtain part or all of the qualification through RPL with a simple process of a short question and answer document, portfolio of evidence and a third party report.

Course Costs

Flexible payment options, competitive pricing for quality education and no HEC’s debts or loans to pay off following your qualification.

Some qualifications also require a textbook. 

Qualification Costs

CourseCostEnrolment Fee (Inc)
- In schools$4,200 (in schools)$1000
- Online Only$3850.00 (Self-Study Online Learning, 2 Attempts per Unit of Competency, Coaching Available Through Purchase Only)$1000
Certificate IV Fee for Service$3950$1000
Higher Skills **Concessional- $300
Non Concessional- $500
$500/ $300
Certificate III Fee for Service$2950$1000
User Choice **$500 (Employer contribution fee)$500
Certificate 3 Guarantee **Concessional- $300
Non Concessional- $500
RPL/ CreditRPL $2,500 /pro rata per unit
Credit $50 per unit
** Queensland Government Funded- eligibility criteria apply.
To find out your eligibility follow this link


Our Student Learning System provides resources that you need to work independently through your studies knowing that you have access to coaching and mentoring from our trainers.


This qualification has a required textbook


Diploma of Business
Diploma of Leadership and Management
Diploma of Project Management


Click the button to be taken to our online application form or contact us to find out more.


At Learning Partnerships, we believe that it is important to Invest in yourself and your team to develop skills and qualifications. However, we also realise that it needs to be sustainable. That’s why we work hard to provide affordable value for money qualifications and education and a variety of payment options.

Your investment in your education and personal development is an important one and one which we take seriously.

Please ensure that you take the time before enrolment to read through the relevant information about your course and also the details of our study and support options. Please note we do not take refunds for change of mind but can assist you in adjusting your course to suit should you need.

Our full refunds and transfers policy can be found in the Student Handbook. 

Payment Options

Payment Schedule

Under $1200 – payment is required upfront. We can discuss this for special circumstances.

Courses over $1200

  • $1000.00 or $500.00 (depending on qualification) non-refundable enrolment fee. Payright (Australian Payment Plan Provider) is also available for customer use.
  • Equal quarterly payments over the duration of your qualification (can be paid monthly)
  • Corporate Training – payment on purchase order and invoice. We can discuss this for special circumstances.



Extensions are available for purchase through our website shop. Extensions can be processed here.

Hard Copy Materials

Hard copy materials are available for purchase through our shop here.

Duplicate Qualifications

All students receive an electronic copy of their Qualification and Transcript upon Graduation. Duplicate qualifications and hard copies of qualifications are available for purchase through our shop.

Refunds and Cancellations

Please refer to our policies on refunds, cancellations and extensions in our Learner Handbook. If you have any questions or would like further clarification, please contact our Student Administration on 47 281 555


All additional resources required for courses can be found in our online shop.