Course Description

Code of Practice for the Governance of State Bodies 2016

The updated revised Code of Practice for the Governance of State Bodies has applied from 1 September 2016. This is the key guidance document on the corporate governance expectations of State Bodies and other organisations operating to state body and public sector norms. The Code updates and expands on the previous code with additional guidance on several areas including:

  • Oversight arrangements with parent Departments;
  • Performance Delivery Agreements;
  • Alignment of Statements of Strategy;
  • Business and Reporting obligations;
  • Audit and Risk Committees;
  • Role and composition of boards and the role of the Chairperson;
  • Board and Committee effectiveness;
  • Accountability and compliance requirements;
  • Risk management and internal control reporting.

This course has been modified for online delivery and is now a  four-hour online course that will be divided into two x two-hour sessions (10:00 am-12:00 noon & 1:00 pm-3:00 pm) with a one-hour break. It will be remotely delivered through MS Teams and facilitated by subject matter experts.

Scheduled Date:

  • 30 March 2023
  • 13 September 2023
Training ProviderInstitute of Public Administration
Course LocationBallsbridge, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 4
Course CategoryCorporate Governance, Management & Leadership Development
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course Start Date13th September 2023
Course End Date13th September 2023
Course DurationFour Hour Online Course
Course Time10:00 am-12:00 noon & 1:00 pm-3:00 pm on scheduled dates (Weekdays)
Course Fee320.00
Phone01 240 3666
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Institute of Public Administration

57-61 Lansdowne Road,, Ballsbridge, Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland. Eircode: D04 TC62

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