Governor training

Access the Training and Support Programme for Members of Boards of Governors 2018-19

Area Planning – The Sustainable Schools’ Policy and Self-Evaluation ( APSS1) course to be held in Lisnagarvey High School, Lisburn, on Wednesday 21 November 2018 at 6.00 pm is cancelled due to insufficient numbers of governors registering to attend. 


Please click on the download below to access the Training and Support Programme for Members of Boards of Governors 2018-19.

Child Protection Strand 1 Training Awareness for School Governors

In consultation with the EA Child Protection Support Service it has been agreed that schools may wish to provide the Strand 1 Child Protection Governors Training/Awareness for School Governors.  This awareness session may be led by the principal or the designated teacher for child protection.  A six slide presentation with accompanying notes has been designed for this purpose.  This presentation will also be used during the Induction Training Course for new governors.  Please find the attached PowerPoint presentation and the accompanying notes.

A video presentation is also available which outlines the safeguarding role of governors and can be accessed by following the link below.

The Education Authority has been working to ensure that staff, schools and governors understand and are taking steps to ensure they are meeting the new requirements of new the Data Protection Law. 

You may also wish to access, 'Get Ready for GDPR’ webinar. 

Last upated: 16/11/2018