Orientation For Crown Corporation Directors (Z156)


Type: Classroom
Duration: 07:30 hours

It is essential for board members of Crown corporations to understand the basics of their role and responsibilities as well as the Government of Canada's expectations. This course introduces directors of Crown corporations to the machinery of the federal government, including the roles and responsibilities of various departments, ministers and Parliament. Participants will review key legislation impacting Crown corporations, the governance structure of Crown corporations and the financial responsibilities of directors.

Topics include:

  • the machinery of government
  • roles and responsibilities of Parliament, ministers and departments
  • key legislation impacting Crown corporations and their operating environment
  • governance structure of Crown corporations
  • financial oversight responsibilities

Please contact csps.cco-ose.efpc@canada.ca for more information.

More about this course
  • Topics: Leadership
  • Community: Executives; Directors; Directors General
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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