Governance online learning

Sport New Zealand hosts a learning management platform

Governance 101

A high-quality, interactive, online training that is free to Directors in the not-for-profit sector. It covers the key principles of not-for-profit governance.

This course refers and connects to the governance framework for sport and recreation.

It takes two or three hours to complete and can be done in modules.

Focus Points

  • Clarity of purpose and setting outcomes
  • The board as a genuine governor – acting as a layer of ownership rather than a layer of management
  • Being accountable for the use of time and money


Go to, create a login and register for the course.

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