This workshop session is for tenants, residents and staff involved in governance and tenant engagement and existing board members looking for a refresher

Being a Board Member: an introduction

Tuesday, 24th October 2023: 10.00am – 12.00pm

This interactive training workshop is aimed at tenants and residents of housing associations who are interested in becoming a board member or tenants and staff who just want to know more about the role.

It aims to provide information and advice about the role, a housing association’s purpose and governance structures, the skills and conduct required as well as clarifying the role of tenants on Boards.

It will briefly explore:
  • Housing Associations - an overview of purpose and structures
  • The role of the board and board members
  • Tenants on boards - dispelling some myths
  • Being on a board - skills, expectations, conduct, professional standards ​
  • Current challenges facing Housing Associations and boards in Wales
  • Next steps - becoming a board member​.
Feedback from previous sessions:

“As a tenant it has definitely helped with my understanding of the role “

“Lots of useful information which was presented in an informal and easy to understand way”

“Really enjoyable and engaging session, it went down really well!”

Who’s the session for – this workshop session is for tenants, residents and staff involved in governance and tenant engagement and existing board members looking for a refresher.

This session is also available in-house – do get in touch if interested [email protected]

  • Tenants: £39+VAT 
  • Staff/Board (members organisations): £59+VAT 
  • Staff/Board (non-member organisations): £119+VAT  

Please book via this Zoom link:

Things to know:
  • This is an online interactive training workshop via Zoom 
  • The session will not be recorded 
  • The delegate rate is for one person not a group booking – each attendee needs to register individually. 

Session Facilitator – David Lloyd  

ShapeCancellation Policy – for paid online events

  • All cancellations for paid events must be made by email to [email protected]  If you cancel your place less than 2 working days before the online event you will incur the full cost.
  • If you are unable to attend, you can send a substitute delegate at no extra cost.  All substitute delegates must be notified to [email protected]
  • If you fail to attend a paid, online sessions, you will be charged the full cost of attendance.
  • Once we have received your cancellation, we will forward you a confirmation of your cancellation
  • For our paid events please note, one paid registration may only be used by one person, and the sharing of joining links /screens is prohibited. Therefore, each person attending this event must have a separate registration.
TPAS Cymru Right to Cancel

We aim to make sure that all online events run as planned. However, there may be times when, due to circumstances beyond our control, we have to cancel an event. Should this be the case we will give you as much notice as possible. If you have already paid for the cancelled event we will give you a full refund. Should we run the event again, we will give you priority 

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Being a Board Member: an introduction


Tuesday 24 October 2023, 10:00 - 12:00

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Monday 23 October 2023

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1. A link to an online booking form for the online event will have been provided. Please follow the link and complete the booking form.