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               Early Payment Deadline        CGBP                                                                              

Friday, July 26, 2019 * 9:00AM to 5:00PM
If you truly want to be an effective board member, presiding officer of the board, or leader of your organization, you better have mastery of parliamentary procedures. Learning this body of knowledge will enable you to skillfully participate in, lead and even control the deliberations and outcome of all types of meetings including those of committees, boards, stockholders, family and business councils, chamber of commerce, union deliberations, homeowners, parent-teachers' associations, and others.

This one-day comprehensive training will cover important topics such as how to conduct Meetings and Sessions, Quorum, Order of Business, Debates, Voting, Committees and their Reports, Rules of Order and Standing Rules, the different kinds of Motions, and Resolutions.

When you attend this program, you will gain considerable ability in this field that will provide you a rare advantage and distinct superiority in any and all meetings. This program is aligned with SEC's corporate governance regulations in the conduct of meetings
 ​ Limited Seats Only, Pre-Registration Required

Avail of the Early Payment & Group DISCOUNT

   Contact Person: Kyra Villanueva
   Manila lines: (+632) 556-8968 or 69
 Manila Telefax: (+632) 842-7148 or 59
   Cebu lines: (+63 32) 512-3106 or 07
   Baguio line: (+63 74) 423-2914
   Legazpi line (+63 52) 736-0148


      Training Investment is P9,980
      inclusive of Meals, Resource Kit,
             Certificate of Attendance

Course Director & Lecturer:
- He is the Senate Director — Chief Counsellor on Senate Parliamentary Law and is the authority that provides expert guidance on all parliamentary matters to Senators. He likewise lectures and coaches chief executives, chairmen and board directors, leaders in both government and the private sectors on the conduct of meetings, sessions, deliberations.

He graduated Magna Cum Laude with the most prestigious higher law doctorate known as the Doctor of Civil Law (DCL) at the University of Santo Tomas, Master's of Public Administration (MPA) at the University of the Philippines (Diliman) and Masters of Laws (LLM) at the University City of Manila, Philippines.

Who Should Attend:

    • Executive Committee Members
    • Board Members & Chairpersons

    Civic Organizations
    • Executive Committee Members
    • Board Members & Chairpersons

    Non-profit Organizations
    • Executive Committee Members
    • Board Members & Chairpersons

School Boards & Unions
Everyone who is interested
to learn about this topic

How to Use
Parliamentary Procedures for Effective Meetings

Marriott Grand Ballroom, Resorts World Complex, Pasay City, Philippines
9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Friday, July 26, 2019

Course Outline

     I. The Board of Directors
             • A Deliberative Assembly
             • Rules of Order of the Body

     II. Meetings and Sessions
             • Meeting Defined
             • Distinguished from Session

     III. The Most Powerful Tool To Control Meetings

     IV. The Conduct of Board Meetings
             •Protocol of the Flag and Seating Arrangements
             •Order of Business: How to Call a Meeting to Order
             • Invocation and Roll Call
             • Quorum
                - Meaning and Importance of Quorum
                ;- What Constitutes a Quorum
             •Order of Business: How to Call a Meeting to Order
             •Meeting Agenda: Reading and Disposition of Minutes
             •The means by which Business introduced before the Body
             •How a Motion is brought before the Body
             •The Basic Steps in the Consideration of a Main Motion
             •How a Motion is Adopted by the Body
             •How Action is done without a Motion
             •The Principle of Unanimous Consent
             •The Relation of Other Motions to the Main Motion

     V. Summary of What Motions to Use
             To modify the Question
             To Defer the Action on the Question
             To Suppress the Question
             To Restrict Discussions
             To Consider a Question Again

     VI. Nature and Classification of Motions

        A. Main Motions
               • How to Frame Main Motions
               • Treatment of Main Motions
               • Motion to Adopt and Motion to Ratify

        B. Subsidiary Motions
               • Motion to Postpone Indefinitely
               • Motion to Amend
               • Motion to Commit or Refer
               • Motion to Postpone to a Certain Time (or Definitely)
               • Motion to Limit or Extend Limits of Debate
               • Motion to Lay on the Table

        C. Privileged Motions
               • Call for the Orders of the Day
               • How to Raise a Question of Privilege
               • Recess
               • Motion to Adjourn
               • Motion to Fix the Time to Which to Adjourn

        D. Incidental Motions
               •Point of Order
               •Suspend the Rules
               •Objection to the Consideration of a Question
               •Division of a Question
               •Consideration by Paragraph or Seriatim
               •Division of the Assembly
               •Motions Relating to Methods of Voting and the Polls
               •Motions Relating to Nominations
               •Request to Be Excused from a Duty
               •Requests and Inquiries
                - Progress of Motions
                - Precedence of Motions

        VII. Motions That Bring a Question Again Before the Assembly
               •Motion to Take from the Table
               •Motion to Rescind; Amend Something Previously Adopted
               •Motion to Discharge a Committee
               •Motion to Reconsider

        VIII. Meetings and Session
               •Meeting, Session, Recess, Adjournment
               •Regular Meetings
               •Special Meetings
               •Minutes of Meetings

        IX. Committees and Committee Reports
               •Nature and Importance of Committees
               •Classification of Committees
               •Board of Management
               •Ordinary Committees
               •Creation and Composition
               •Procedure in Committees
               •Amendments by the Committee
               •Discharge of the Committee
               •Committee Reports
               •Approval of Report
               •Presentation of Report
               •Consideration of Report
               •Adoption of Report

                Rules of Order and Standing Rules

     V. Resolutions

     V. Debate; Voting; Nominations and Elections

     VI. How To Manage and Control the Stockholder's Meeting

     VII. Parliamentary drill (practice meeting)


SEMINAR FEE PER PERSON: P 9,980 (Fee covers Meals, Resource Kit, Certificate of Attendance)


Less 5% for early registrants (on registrations made on or before June 26, 2019)
Less 5% for early payment (if made on or before July 16, 2019)
Less 5% for group registration (minimum of 3 participants)

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