Introduction to Company Law and Administration

Course Summary

This one day course is for those who are new to the role or those who require a refresher.

The course covers the duties involved in being a company administrator, an overview of company accounts and an overview of The Companies (Guernsey) Law (2008).


  • Sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • The purpose of company law, limited liability, protection for members and creditors
  • The method of formation and registration of a Guernsey company
  • The memorandum and articles of incorporation
  • The role of directors and the company secretary
  • Different types of share capital
  • The requirements of the company under the law
  • Accounting records and accounts
  • Audit requirements and exemption from audit
  • Company meetings, notice and minutes
  • Statutory records
  • The dissolution of Guernsey companies
  • The role of the Guernsey Registry
  • Corporate Services Providers – code of practice
  • BVI companies – an overview

Course Benefits

The course will allow the delegates to return to the workplace with a practical understanding of how to correctly complete company documentation & the implications if forms are not administered correctly.

Previous delegates of this course said:

“This course was very informative, constructive and relevant to my day job as a corporate administrator.Angus Kemp is a very good teacher with lots of energy and a good sense of humour.” Sarah-Louise Baker, Mourant Ozannes

“I found the training very informative and the teacher quite knowledgeable about the subject. He was engaging and answered all questions in a manner that made the answers easy to understand. Overall I had a great learning experience and found the facilities good enough for the course I was on.” Abigail Smith, Intertrust Services Ltd

Tutor Profile

Angus Kemp is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has been involved in tutoring students in the islands for over 25 years. In 1995 he established Offshore Training Consortium in Guernsey which was subsequently acquired by BPP plc, the UK’s largest provider of professional education training. Angus’s extensive academic credentials include a Masters in Business Administration, a Masters in Economics and Politics, a Masters degree in Education, a Postgraduate Certificate in Accountancy along with a Teaching Certificate.

Course at a Glance

  • Next Start Date: 15 September 2017
  • CPD Points: 6
  • Course Cost: £255.00
  • Course Length: 1 day (09:30-16:30)
  • Location: GTA University Centre, Guernsey
  • Tutor: Angus Kemp

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