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Training: Essential co-op risk


Start date / time
Wednesday 24 April 2024, 10:00am
End date / time
Wednesday 24 April 2024, 12:30pm
£65 + VAT for members of Co-operatives UK £90 + VAT for non-members
More information
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Co-operatives UK
Event type
Training: Essential co-op risk

Join Claire Dalton from Co‑operatives UK for this online training on Wednesday 24 April from 10am‑12.30pm.

About the training

What is risk? What is risk management? Why is it important to manage risks? The training session covers these elements and other essentials to provide attendees with an understanding of risk and how to handle risk in their co-ops. Join us for this theory-led session which will also include practical and interactive elements.


  • This training course will take place online for 2.5 hours
  • A presentation will be delivered alongside practical tasks, opportunities for interaction and a Q&A session
  • A break will be incorporated within the training course

How much does it cost?

  • £65 + VAT for members of Co-operatives UK.
  • £90 + VAT for non-members. Co-operatives UK members receive 30% off all paid events – plus LOTS more benefits. Learn about Co-operatives UK membership.

What attendees will learn

  • The concept of risk and the different types
  • The importance of risk management
  • Key risk management elements and how they work
  • The importance of a strong risk culture in co-ops

Who should attend?

  • Anyone new to risk and wants to learn more
  • Those who want to further understand risk and risk management and the role it plays in their co-op or have a refresher

About the trainer

Claire Dalton is a Chartered Governance Professional with 17 years experience as a company and society secretary and is a Fellow member of the Governance Institute. Claire has spent her career advising on governance matters to many different types of organisations including co-ops, companies, charities and regulated businesses. As well as corporate governance, Claire has experience in risk management, large financial projects, corporate restructuring and compliance.

Recording the training

This training course will be recorded and shared with training participants afterwards. The recording will be available for one month after the training date. If you are unable to attend on the stated date, you can still book on to receive the recording link.

Cancellations policy

Any cancellations made within 28 days are subject to full payment with no refund. Name swaps and deferrals can be made free of charge until the day of the event. Please contact us via [email protected] to discuss.

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