Interested in becoming a member?
Membership grades are awarded on a combination of experience and qualifications and are designed to help support your journey to becoming a certified Governance Practitioner.
As you progress in your career, you can apply for the next grade to ensure your level always reflects your current position. Please see our types of membership below:
For individuals who have no previous experience or relevant qualifications and have an active engagement or interest in governance. Individuals who have completed one of the Effective Board Member Programmes or Central Consultancy and Training's Governance and Compliance Course are automatically granted Affiliate Gold membership
No previous qualifications or relevant qualifications and active engagement or interest in governance OR employee of organisation or member of professional body that requires completion of the programme as part of role.
For individuals who have no previous experience or relevant qualifications, who are actively engaged in, considering a career in, or have an active interest in corporate governance, but have yet to demonstrate the competences and experience required for higher grades.
For those professionals who have governance as their main discipline or as the focus of their work. It also applies to professionals in disciplines such as Law, Accounting, and other governance related roles who are seeking to further a career in corporate governance.
This is the highest grade of professional recognition offered by the ACGP. The Fellow, Corporate Governance Practitioner - FCGP grade signifies that the individual has demonstrated a substantial achievement or made a personal contribution to furthering the profession of corporate governance.
Our aspiration is to achieve national recognition of ‘the ACGP’ and to establish the Governance Practitioner’s contribution to better corporate governance practice.Read More
Whether you are new to governance, already in a senior role or sit on a board of directors, our range of membership offers ensures that there is a grade that fits you.Read More