Being a Great Charity Trustee

This course looks at the role and responsibilities of a charity trustee to enable you to understand the context you’re operating in. It gives the chance for reflection on the role of trustee, and thinking about how you can be supported to build your skills and effectiveness. 

Date: Thursday 26 September, 2024 - 10:00 to 12:00
Prices: Full members £55.00, Affiliates £77.00, Non members £94.00

Who is the course for? 

Current charity trustees, or those just about to become one. Particularly useful if you are new to the role but also as a refresher for established trustees.

Why is this relevant or important now?

As the environment for charities continue to become tougher and more competetive it’s becoming ever clearer that a successful and sustainable charity starts with good trustees.

What will you learn?

  • The legal framework for charities and their Trustees 

  • Your role within your charity 

  • Best practice 

  • Getting support and developing your skills 


  • Standard price: £94 
  • Voscur Members: £55
  • Voscur Affiliates: £77
  • Organisations that meet equalities criteria may be eligible for a free training place. (email for enquiries)

Voscur membership is free for small organisations.

If you would like to benefit from VCSE Academy discounts and other benefits, you can register for Voscur membership today 

What else do you need to know?

This course is set to run online using Zoom. To take part, you will need a laptop with a camera, microphone, and Wi-Fi. You will not require any additional software, and you don't need a Zoom account or to download the app to take part, but you may wish to do so.

You will be emailed an invitation with a link to join the online training the day before the course.

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