AltX Director Induction Programme_6,7, 13 & 14 October 2014_JHB
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AltX Director Induction Programme in association with the JSE

2014/10/06 to 2014/10/14
When: 6,7,13,14 October 2014
Registration starts at 08h00 and course starts promptly at 08h30
Where: IoDSA Training Room
144 Katherine Street, Sandton
Grayston Ridge Office Park, Block B 1st Floor
Johannesburg, Gauteng  2196
South Africa

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Full-Time: 4 Compulsory Full Days split into 2 workshop blocks

Module 1 - Day 1Key focus areas

Overview: The business case for Corporate Governance
Principled based governance
Why is corporate governance vital to South Africa
The value of governanceBarriers to good governance

Governance Framework and Models
Governance regulatory frameworks including King III
Types of governance models with international reference
Integrated approach
Stakeholder inclusive model

Directors Duties
The responsibilities of individual directors
Definition of Exec, NED, INED, ex officio, advisors
Fiduciary duties and duty of care and skill
How to manage conflicts of interests
Directors personal liability
The business judgement rule
What to consider before accepting directorship
Dissenting directors
Representative directors

Key Corporate Governance Role Players
Board structures
The role of the chairman
The role of the CEO
The role of the company secretary
The role of non-executive directors
The role of shareholders
The role of investors (CRISA)

Module 2 - Day 2Key focus areas
JSE Listing requirements and take over law
To ensure knowledge of and compliance with JSE list requirements
The Boards Role in Risk
What is risk and what is the boards role therein
Understanding the difference between risk governance and risk management
The risk management process including assessment, response, monitoring, assurance, reporting
Common problems re risk and how these can be addressed
Common categories of risk
Generic risk strategiesRole of the risk committee

Module 3 - Day 3Key focus areas
JSE Listing requirements and take over law
To ensure knowledge of and compliance with JSE listing requirements … continued

Market Abuse, Trading and the role of the Broker
The trading environment
Trading rules
Market abuse
Insider trading - who is an insider
Offences, defenses and penalties
The JSE's regulatory capacity
Case studies and examples

Module 4 - Day 4Key focus areas
Integrated Reporting and Combined Assurance
What is integrated reporting and what is the board role therein
Internal assurance providers
External assurance providers
 Director selection and removal
The process for director selection
The importance of succession planning
Balance on the board
Characteristics of good directors
Induction and ongoing training
Directors remuneration
Removal of directors

Effective meetings
The importance of well structured board agendas
Characteristics of effective meetings
Common meeting problems
Board Committees
The role and mandate of board committees
The benefits of having board committees
The typical board committees

Presentation fees:
IoDSA Member:R 8 139.00
Non Member:R 10 852.00