Understanding Company Law and Administration


This course is aimed at those new to the trust and company environment as well as those seeking to refresh their knowledge. The training is interactive and requires no previous legal knowledge.

Suitable For

Employees within financial services who wish to gain a knowledge of companies and how they operate.

6 CPD hours
1 day

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Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Have an understanding of company law
  • Be familiar with features such as share capital, directors and statutory obligations
  • Be able to apply the knowledge gained to improve their daily working lives


  • Definition of a company
  • Company and other business entities compared
  • Features of a company
  • Uses and benefits of companies
  • How to incorporate and wind up a company
  • Mem & Arts and their role as a company‚Äôs written constitution
  • What is share capital?
  • Definition of shareholders and their rights
  • Who can be a director?
  • The company secretary and statutory records