Training for School Governors

Training for School Governors

The School Governor Service has a programme  of virtual training for the summer holidays & the Autumn term 2020. 

The list of training available can be accessed here

Additional  Courses:

Governor Training (virtual): Head Teacher Performance Management

Wednesday 21 October 2020 6.00pm-8.00pm

This course is to prepare governors invilved in the HTPM that is required to be completed in the Autumn term. Booking and course cost details are below.


Cyber Awareness and Safety Training

Thursday 22 October 2.00-4.00pm   Or  Monday 7 December 6.00-8.00pm

 The West Yorkshire Police have agreed to deliver online training for governors on Cyber Awareness and Safety as it relates to schools. Governors will be aware of the increasing levels of concern for the online safety of children and young people and the need to ensure that they understand the dangers. Governors will be able to receive the latest information available on this topic so that they can effectively monitor this topic from the curriculum and Safeguarding aspects. Please book using the normal process. 

The purposeof the training programme is to support governors in the effective strategic management of all schools and academies, to enable the best possible educational outcomes for children across the district and improve further education and job prospects for them.

Course cost: The School Governor Service Training Programme is pay-as-you-go, the school will be invoiced for courses booked. The cost is £55 per governor per session (£150 for the Introduction to Governance 5 hour course delivered over two sessions) with Network meetings charged at £50 for the next two terms


To Book: Please logon to website


email your booking to with your full name, the name of the school to be charged for the course, the name and date of the course, your phone number. - governors not already logged in can click on Login using their school email address and click 'forgotten password'- you can then set your own password and use this moving forward. If you change your email address please ensure your clerk is aware so they can update the website/ or advise All training booked by a governor will need to be checked out of the 'shopping basket ' by the school finance authorised user. Please search for courses on the 'Training & Events' tab, select provider 'School Governor Service' to see all  SGS governor courses.


The School Governor Service  also offers:

  • Bespoke training for your school from 1-3 hours sessions (£150-£300). To express an interest and discuss your requirements please contact

The  details of  the subscriptions for Advice and Clerking and other School Governance support services  can be found on the website





Future Training courses for School Governors in Bradford District: if you wish to put forward ideas/ requests please email or contact 01274 439400.



Contact School Governor Service on 01274 439400 or e-mail


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