The Boardroom Africa

Training & Development

TheBoardroom Africa promotes exceptional female talent to boards across the continent.

Open Doors

Open Doors

Open Doors is the first globally accredited board training offered specifically to women leaders from across Africa. This programme covers the core modules of Governance, Finance, Strategy and Leadership, and this course leads to the award in Company Direction issued by the UK's Institute of Directors. The programme has been specifically designed for TBR Africa members with bonus sessions such as the Leadership Workshop, a Board Simulation Exercise and a Speakers’ Panel.

next open doors

Next Open Doors Cohort

Virtual

Programme dates for 2022 to be announced

Webinars

Whether you are an expert or a first-time director, TBR Africa’s monthly webinar series provides practical guidance on common issues that may arise in the course of board service. These interactive sessions cover diverse topics from “How to prepare a board-ready CV” to “Building Organisational Resilience”

Webinar Topics

Public Speaking

Public Speaking

Navigating cross-cultural communication

Navigating cross-cultural communication

A visionary approach to strategic planning

A visionary approach to strategic planning

Transitioning to NED roles in new industries

Transitioning to NED roles in new industries

Antifragility in times of disruption

Antifragility in times of disruption

Upcoming Webinar

upcoming-webinar

Webinar dates for 2022 to be announced.

Masterclasses

TBR Africa offers small-group masterclasses for members which include live video instruction with experts, interactive assignments and activities. These in-depth offerings are tailored towards refining member skills in many key areas from negotiation to finance and more.

Our contributors

Rachel Nyaradzo Adams

Rachel Nyaradzo Adams

Founder, Narachi Leadership

Upcoming Masterclass

Upcoming Masterclass

Transformational Leadership Masterclass

Contributor: Rachel Nyaradzo Adams

Virtual

Details of the next masterclass will be available soon.

Mentorship Programmes

Board Apprentice

TBR Africa’s Board Apprentice scheme allows board-ready female executives to gain first-hand experience on the workings of boardrooms of leading companies and organisations globally, either as aspiring board members, or as existing board members looking to transition to boards of new industries. The programme also serves as a tool for attracting and retaining talent for companies and organizations, while improving diversity outcomes at the board level.

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