Introduction to foundations

Professional Development


A short course introducing foundations. The course will compare foundations to trusts, and focus on the incorporation of foundations in Jersey. Basics of uses and administration will also be covered, including defining the terminology used.

Suitable For

New entrants into the industry and junior administrators.

1 CPD hours
1 hour

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Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Be able to identify the differences and similarities between a trust and a foundation
  • Explain how foundations could be used in a jurisdiction such as Jersey
  • Have an appreciation of the administration requirements of foundations


  • Uses of foundations
  • Examples of uses
  • Services that could be provided
  • The Charter
  • The Regulations