Module 4: Creating and using a professional journal (self-access)

Leadership, Management & Governance Training

This course is the fourth of a series of four modules designed specifically for the Clerk to the Corporation. Governors and Senior Leaders involved in the governing of vocational education and training will also find it useful. You take it with other modules or as stand-alone training.

Pricing options

FREE online self-study module, approx. 30-45 minutes.

Prefer to learn with and from others? Book on a facilitated web-cam course (where this module is 4 of 4.)

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Who is this course for?

Clerk to the Corporation but Governors and Senior Staff may find the module to be of interest.

Training aim

Participants will create and use a semi-structured professional journal to inform their working practice.

In addition, aspects of the professional journal can provide an additional source of intelligence for reviewing the performance of the governing body.


  • Learn about the purpose of a professional journal
  • Design a professional journal format
  • Learn how to complete and interpret your professional journal entries

Length of the course

Approx. 30-45 minutes, at a time and place to suit.

Technical requirements
  • a good internet connection
  • speakers to access sound files

Entry Requirements

You will need to have been formally appointed by your organisation as either a:

  • Governor

  • Clerk

  • Senior leader who supports governing processes.

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830