Training for Governors
ODST provides a wide range of training courses, events, and online support for our school governors.
Click on an event below to find out more and book online.
Essential ODST briefings
Ofsted handbook training and 2019/20 Strategic briefing, 12 Sept 2019
Chairs of Governors and ODST Trustees conference, 16 Jan 2020
Chairs of Governors and Headteachers summer event, Date tbc 2020
Understanding your school's strengths, 6 Nov 2019
Understanding the early years, Date tbc
We will be offering a number of other training events in partnership with the River Learning Trust - further information tbc.
Excellence in Governance programme
Many of our schools also offer the Oxford Diocesan Board of Education's 'Excellence in Governance' programme to new governors, which can also be accessed as individual sessions if required. Find out more about EiG training.
ODST schools using GovernorHub also have access to training and support materials for clerk induction, and through 'Governors for Schools', online new governor induction.