Governance programs

We offer courses for board members and key executives to achieve successful project outcomes for their business defining projects.

These courses are delivered at two levels, for the board and the business leadership teams.

Board Governance of Major Projects

This bespoke program is tailored for board members, secretary/deputy-secretary level government representatives exercising a governance role over major public sector or public-private partnership projects.

Key learning objectives:

  • Understand critical role in the project decision-making and governance hierarchy
  • Identify the key questions to ask of management and project team throughout the project life cycle
  • Be better equipped to spot indicators of estimate bias and undisclosed risks
  • Implement board-level governance practices to direct the project appropriately

Business Leadership for Major Projects

This course is invaluable for company secretaries, CEO, CFO and other senior business executives, government department heads, and other executives involved in the project sponsor and/or project assurance roles in roles of supporting business defining projects.

Key learning objectives:

  • Understand critical role in the project decision-making and independent review hierarchy
  • Be better equipped to engage the board effectively at project gates and during the life cycle
  • Identify the key questions to ask of the project team throughout the project life cycle
  • Be better equipped to spot indicators of estimate bias and undisclosed risks
  • Implement executive-level practices to guide, support and govern the project appropriately


These programs are designed to provide hands-on learning experiences, practical insights and recommendations on how to achieve effective governance of major projects. These courses will be delivered in short, half day and one day programs.

Full program details to be released in March 2015 and are to commence from September 2015. Please contact us in the meantime for further details.