Developing governance capability

We offer a range of opportunities to help build capability in your organisation by equipping you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to tackle your governance responsibilities.

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Our specially tailored courses will provide you with an understanding of the sports governance landscape in the UK, key skills to add value to your organisation and confidence as you continue your sports governance career.

Courses are provided to help support boards, employees and volunteers working in the sport and physical activity sector in the UK.

Training courses

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Accessible content on core topics and topical issues in sports governance and the opportunity for live engagement with expert session leaders.

Discover our webinars


Annual Conference

Our flagship event brings together the sports governance community and first class speakers to explore the latest developments in the field.

Annual conference archive

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Board development fund

The SGA Board Development Fund enables UK organisations to access development training which can be customised, if required, and delivered in-house.

The fund allows organisations successful in the application process to identify areas of need or areas of particular focus for them which not catered for by existing training provision.

Board development fund

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Certificate in Sports Governance

The SGA offers a bursary scheme to allow individuals who are successful in the application process to access The Chartered Governance Institute’s Level 4 Certificate in Sports Governance free of charge.  

The certificate focuses on equipping those who work in the sports sector with the knowledge and key skills necessary to develop good governance practices within their organisation.

Certificate in Sports Governance