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Chairing Skills in Regulation

Essential Chairing Skills for Regulators: Tips and Techniques

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About this course

Enhance your chairing skills with this comprehensive course for regulators. Learn how to effectively lead meetings, manage conflicts, and make informed decisions.

Course Syllabus

This Chairing Skills training programme for Professional Regulators covers the following areas:

  • Understanding your role as Chair and what is involved,
  • Understanding the Terms of Reference/statutory role of the Committee/Board,
  • The overriding duty to act in the public interest,
  • Working effectively with the executive staff,
  • Managing the work of the Committee/Board,
  • Understanding the statutory criteria for decisions,
  • Managing conflict of interest scenarios,
  • Chairing meetings effectively,
  • Understanding how groups work and how collective decisions are made,
  • Knowing when to seek external advice,
  • Identifying and managing the influence of unconscious bias,
  • Ensuring there is clear rationale for decisions made,
  • Identifying when members require training and ensuring training is provided.

Veterinary Council of Ireland, Niamh Muldoon

La Touche Training offers professional and experienced training of excellent quality which has been of assistance to the Veterinary Council.

Their regulatory experience across the varied professions enriches their training with practical experiences and scenarios, coupled with the excellent facilitation and communication from the trainer.

Paul Lyons

Interim Registrar, Dental Council of Ireland

The Dental Council has availed of the expertise within La Touche Training for a number of years,

We have grown to rely upon on them to help prepare our staff and Council/board members to undertake a range of key regulatory functions including Fitness to Practise. The feedback from our attendees on the value and thoroughness of the training provided has always been exceptional and I would have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending La Touche Training as a training partner.

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Effective Chairing Skills for Regulators