ICA Certificate in Corporate Governance
“The system of rules, practices and processes by which a company is directed and controlled.” The aim of corporate governance is to balance the interests of all company stakeholders.
The ICA Certificate in Corporate Governance provides you with an opportunity to understand corporate governance requirements and benefits by demystifying a subject often misunderstood. In addition, you will see how valuable corporate governance can be in establishing a positive compliance culture in an organisation, particularly in the eyes of your regulator.
This course is awarded in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, the University of Manchester.
Who is the course suitable for?
All senior managers who are keen to add to their expertise in this certificated area
Members of management committees
New Directors of those aspiring to the Director role
Senior operational staff who need a greater understanding of the role and impact of Corporate Governance requirements
Compliance professionals who need to understand the risks they face
Anyone with an interest in the subject matter
What will you learn?
When you undertake the course, in addition to the fundamentals of Corporate Governance and Compliance you will cover the following areas:
Why does governance matter?
Common principles of good governance
Implementing good corporate governance
Responsibility for control systems
Ongoing management of good corporate governance
Key compliance issues
The course is specifically designed to be detailed yet accessible. Prior subject matter knowledge will be useful, but is not essential.
To get the most from the course, a good standard of English is required.
How will you be assessed?
At the end of the online course, you will take a one-hour multiple choice closed book examination.
How and where can you study
The course is fully online so can be studied at any time, wherever you are in the world. You will have 3 months to complete the course.