Taking the Chair in Standardization

Course details

10 Feb 2017 - Fully subscribed
23 May 2017 - Available  

Course format: 
Trainer presentation, group discussion, team work and practice exercises.

Course description

The chairman of a BSI committee holds a key position in BSI’s work and this one-day course has been designed to assist all those who  chair our committees to have the knowledge, skills and confidence to fulfill the responsibilities of the role with ease. You’ll leave the course with a full understanding of the role and responsibilities of the chairman of a BSI committee (and also of the secretary and of the committee members), and the confidence to handle the typical challenges that any chairman may face.

Course objectives

  • The key points from BS 0 –  what you need to know as chairman
  • The skill set of a successful chairman: 
    1. How to establish focus, purpose and buy-in at your meeting 
    2. How to  involve and lead committee members towards consensus 
    3. How to effectively deal with the challenges that might prevent consensus and a successful committee meeting.