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Building Blocks for Directors Workshop (three days)



Attendance: limited to 35 participants


Topics Covered

  • OCC structure and communications channels for directors
  • Roles of the board and management
  • Board committees and best practices
  • Significant board activities, including compensation and succession planning
  • CAMELS, specialty ratings, and bank composite ratings
  • Report of examination—your blueprint for action
  • Managing risk with board reports

Who Should Attend?

This workshop is designed exclusively for directors of national community banks and federal savings associations. The following directors should attend:

  • Outside directors with less than three years of experience in a national community bank or federal savings association with assets less than $5 billion
  • Longer tenured directors who want to review the basics
  • Directors of new national community banks or federal savings associations

What’s Included?

  • Pre-workshop reading package and course materials
  • CD of OCC’s telephone seminar on corporate governance
  • Lunch