Action Learning Groups

The Action Learning 2021 programme is now open for applications

We are proud to introduce Action Learning Groups as part of our programme of support for good governance, alongside our Better Boards trustee training programme. HCF Training & Development would like to offer Hertfordshire CEO's and Chairs the opportunity to join one of our tailored action learning groups, run by our qualified Better Boards Action Learning facilitators, Sue Pearlman and Adrienne Arthurs.

    Applications open from: 01 February 2021
    Deadline for applications: 28 February 2021

    • The programme will run from March -July 2021.

    • We will run 2x groups for Chair's and 2x groups for CEO's

    • We can fund up to 6 places in each group

    • Groups will meet monthly and each session will last for 2 hours

    • We strongly encourage both the the CEO and Chair from the same organisation to apply. However, it can be done individually.

  • The programme is open to all Hertfordshire voluntary organisations that provide Adult Care Services.

  • Organisations enrolled on the Better Boards 2021 programme by 28 February 2021 will be given priority places.

  • Places will then be allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis, with priority given to organisations that have not taken part in Building Effectiveness or Better Boards previously.

This programme is supported by Hertfordshire County Council Adult Care Services. If you have any queries please contact

Full details of the programme and how to apply can be found in the documents below.

'What is Action Learning?' HCFT What is Action Learning?
HCFT What is Action Learning?

HCF Action Learning Groups 2021 HCFT Action Learning 2021
HCFT Action Learning 2021

Application Form: Complete and return to by 28 February 2021
HCFT Action Learning 2021 APPLICATION FORM

Trustee support for Hertfordshire charities

We provide a wide range of accessible governance training and resources to improve the effectiveness of Hertfordshire voluntary sector boards.

Better Boards 2021: A tailored programme of in-house trustee training (full funding available for eligible organisations)
Resources for Building Effective Boards: FREE resources produced in partnership with #Team Herts Volunteering
Action Learning groups for voluntary sector CEO's and Chairs. Application Deadline 28 February 2021
Celebrating Trustees Week with the annual Hertfordshire Trustee Conference (01-05 November 2021)
Springboard Webinar Series: FREE online workshops and webinars for Hertfordshire trustees (May - June 2021)

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