Rural Governance Essentials

Gain insights into how to harness the power of a board for your agribusiness with robust processes and good decision making.

1 Day
Price for members
$850.00 incl GST
Price for non-members
$1,080.00 incl GST
Purchase three or more ‘Essentials’ courses and receive a 10% discount.
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Course description

In this one-day course you will gain insights into how to harness the power of a board for your farming entity.

Enhance your understanding of the role the board plays in setting culture and health and safety protocols. Improve your knowledge of robust processes and good decision making.


9.00am to 5.00pm

Content covered

  • Governance, legal, and regulatory framework essentials
  • Board charters, the role of the board, culture and ethics and board composition
  • Board protocols, forward thinking and risk mitigation
  • Succession planning

Who should attend

  • Owners and managers of farms and agribusinesses
  • Professionals advising rural clients


Essentials courses discount

Register for three or more one-day Essentials courses and receive a 10% discount. Your discount will be automatically applied to your shopping cart at checkout.

Attend with your colleages and save

Register three or more attendees from the same organisation on a course and receive a 10% discount. To take advantage of this offer please phone +64 4 499 0076 and speak to one of the delivery team. (This discount does not apply to conferences.)

Additional information


We have been monitoring government updates regarding COVID-19 and are keeping up to date with Ministry of Health guidance with regard to events and public gatherings.

For the latest updates on face to face courses and our safety planning see our response to COVID-19 page

"Great presenters and really practical. I have recommended the course to others on farm boards".
- J. Smith, Canterbury

All dates and locations

  • Christchurch

    26 Aug 2021
    Members — $850.00
    Non-members — $1,080.00

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