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2017 Chartered Director Programme – dates confirmed

10 October 2016


The next Northern Ireland IoD Chartered Director Programme will start in January with the multiple choice Certificate exam in June and the case study-based Diploma exam in November 2017. No modules will take place in July or August.  For information about the Programme, contact Peter Martin on 028 9064 1131 or

2017 dates
25/26 Jan      Role of the Director and the Board
27/28 Feb      The Director’s Role in Strategy and Marketing : Part I – Analysis & Formulation
30/31 Mar      Finance for Non-Financial Directors
27/28 Apr      The Director’s Role in Leadership
18 May         The Director’s Role in Strategy and Marketing : Part II – Implementation
25 May         Certificate Exam Preparation Day
21 Jun (am)   Certificate Exam (64 online multiple choice questions – 16 on each module)
(summer break)
2/3 Oct         Developing Board Performance
11 Oct (am)   Diploma Exam Preparation Session
8 Nov (pm)    Diploma Exam (scenario-based online exam with three questions issued in advance)
The Programme equips successful candidates with the Certificate and Diploma in Company Direction and prepares them to apply for Chartered Director, the highest qualification for board directors. 5 modules are delivered over 11 days in 1 or 2 day blocks with two examination preparation sessions. Exams can increasingly be taken by computer with participants using their own laptops wherever they are.

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