FluidRock Training

Level 2 - Secrets to being an Effective Company Secretary

Training Fees: R10,500 excluding VAT


This programme provides a comprehensive overview of the extensive administrative and statutory duties of the Company Secretary. It is presented by a seasoned Company Secretary and will equip Company Secretaries with tools and techniques to improve their effectiveness and understanding of their roles as value adding members of their organisations.

King IV ™ Report on Corporate Governance

  • ● Principle 10: Practice 90 – 99

Outcomes/Learning objectives:

  • ● Companies Act, 2008
  • ● Duties of the Company Secretary
  • ● Administrative duties
  • ● Regulations
  • ● Practical tips on being an effective Company Secretary
  • ● Interaction with the board and individual directors
  • ● Interaction with shareholders
  • ● Annual general meetings
  • ● Minute taking
  • ● Director induction
  • ● Board charter and terms of reference
  • ● Board assessment
  • ● Ethics and whistle blowing
  • ● Compliance and how the company secretary deals with this?


  • ● Course content is most valuable and informative.
  • ● Great value for money.
  • ● Experienced facilitator was able to address questions/queries raised from all sectors.
  • ● After having attended this course, I look forward to further courses offered by FluidRock.
  • ● The course was a real eye-opener.
  • ● The course was very insightful and certainly improved my perspective regarding the role of the company secretary, in that one is not a glorified minute taker.
  • ● I appreciated the emphasis on good governance and integrity in being a company secretary.


Two Full days: 09h00 – 16h00 each day

Kindly note that The King IV ™ Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa 2016, Copyright and trademarks are owned by the Institute of Directors in Southern Africa and the IoDSA website link is: http://www.iodsa.co.za/?page=AboutKingIV