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Creating Excellence in College Governance

In November 2013, AoC published Creating Excellence in College Governance, the result of four months' research and consultation across the further education sector. Following publication, the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) provided funding to support the establishment of a wide-ranging programme to develop and improve governance. This programme was managed by AoC’s Governance Team.

Demonstrating Excellence in College Governance

In November 2014, AoC published Demonstrating Excellence in College Governance, introduced by Roger Morris OBE, which describes progress in the work of the Governors’ Council and AoC’s Governance Team.

Collectively Accountable

Effective Governance Structures

Equality and Diversity

Financial Strategy and Audit

Guide for Governors and Senior Leaders on new structures

Policies, Systems and the Student Voice


Review of Governance Performance

Strategy and Leadership

Teaching and Learning