Leading Boarding Forward  - Spring 2018 - 2019 

- A Diploma level course for senior boarding staff

This is a taught course with three study days and three assignments

  • Day 1: February 14, 2019

  • Day 2: May 15, 2019

  • Day 3: October 15, 2019

This covers the three study days, including lunch and refreshments on each day, fees for the external speakers, associated tutor costs, and the costs of marking and moderation of course assignments.


This course is aimed at senior boarding staff. Candidates may have previously completed the BSA Certificate course and/or being suitably experienced to benefit from this leadership course.

Applicants will need to provide a CV in addition to the attached application proforma.

Key Elements of the Diploma Programme:

Strategic aspects of boarding, including the statutory framework, leading the team – how to get the best out of your boarding team, managing quality – evaluation and preparing for inspection, managing conflict - a key facet of the senior staff role, staff development, appraisal and performance management and marketing – a whole team approach


Numbers on the Spring 2018- 2019 Diploma course will be limited. Please apply early, with a CV to avoid disappointment. BSA reserve the right to filter applications according to seniority and experience.

Please apply early


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Spring Diploma 2018 -2019

CREDIT: Image header taken from BSA member school Queenswood School