Accelerated Certificate in Company Direction

Institute of Directors
Course summary
Professional Training
5 days
11,875 GBP excl. VAT
Professional Training
Course Dates
11,875 GBP

North Yorkshire
11,875 GBP

Course description

Accelerated Certificate in Company Direction

Business pressures can make it difficult to take time out to focus on personal and professional development and stay up to date. Take control of your development, become a certified director with this intensive fast track residential designed specifically for the time-poor leader.

Using a blend of online and face-to-face learning we offer directors the same expert training and knowledge available through our traditional approach, but requiring only five consecutive days away from the demands of your business.

How does it all fit together?

  • Complete the online pre-workshop elements*
  • Attend the five day face to face workshop
  • Post-workshop support via e-learning
  • Sit the certificate in company direction examination
  • On successful completion of the examination, receive the Certificate in Company Direction

*Completion of the online modules is mandatory before attending the five-day session

**The workshop will include some evening sessions which must be attended

Suitability - Who should attend?

  • Any busy director who simply cannot take too much time away from the demands of their business and who is looking for a fast-track method of achieving the certificate in company direction
  • Those who wish to gain further qualifications will be able to progress to the Diploma in Company Direction and to Chartered Director status
  • Overseas directors who are looking to complete the full programme. Directors can also undertake our exams abroad, upon request

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • Achieve the IoD Certificate in Company Direction in a flexible way and without taking your focus away from your professional life
  • Share experiences with your peers in an environment conducive to intensive learning
  • Minimise the amount of time spent away from the office
  • Experience the latest in online learning support, both pre and post course and in the build up to the examination
  • Available for individual directors as well as groups of directors from the same organisation

Training Course Content

This fast-track residential programme provides you with fresh insights into the key areas of strategy, leadership, governance and finance, thus covering the subjects of the Certificate in Company Direction modules:

Certificate in Company Direction modules:

  1. Role of the Director and the Board
  2. Finance for Non-Financial Directors
  3. Strategy for Directors
  4. Leadership for Directors

Why choose Institute of Directors

Founded in 1903

Qualifications for directors under Royal Charter

Delivered in-company training in more than 40 countries over the last three years


The cost of this course is:

  • £9,775 + VAT for members
  • £11,875 + VAT for non-members

Executive Coaching & Board Development Service. The IoD offers a bespoke executive coaching service designed to help directors and senior managers address their individual issues and personal development needs. They also offer in-house solutions that are tailored for your board and its objectives via their Board Development Services.

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The Institute of Directors - Professional Development Programs and Courses

The Institute of Directors (IoD) offers an extensive suite of learning and development programs, specially designed for directors and senior leaders. For over a century, the IoD has been at the forefront of director development, championing training and representing the...

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