Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC)

Work Efficiently & Effectively using the Best Practices in GRC

Course topic:

Corporate Governance

Format availability:

In-Person, Online streaming


5 Days

Introduction to the course

This Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) training course is designed to provide you with the knowledge necessary to effectively design and enhance integrated GRC activities across your company. As well It enables you with the tools and techniques to understand your company obligations, to mitigate risk and to have a proper structure in place on how to manage it when an issue arises.

This is an intensive and highly practical training course develops the tremendous value to your company and an essential part to building ethical culture, establishing acceptable standards of behavior and mitigating risk. The risk isn't something that should be avoided. Rather, it's an opportunity for organizational innovation, developing new competitive advantages, addressing exposures that can threaten an organization and something that can be integrated into strategic planning.

This training course enables members to develop core operational skills, focusing on best practice and will provide executives at all levels with the skills in risk management, creating compliance culture, and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders.

This Governance, Risk & Compliance training course also covers several topics includes issues and breach management, compliance project creation and management, the culture of compliance ethics, and obligations and legislation.

Course details

By the end of this Governance, Risk & Compliance training course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the concepts of governance, risk management and compliance (GRC)
  • Understand the regulatory environment
  • The reason for being governance is essential for effective regulatory compliance risk management
  • Identify high-risk areas and compliance in your organization
  • Apply Risk-based Approach
  • The role of the compliance officer and his team
  • Develop and implement a governance, risk management and compliance strategic plan
  • Understand, define, and enhance organizational culture as it relates to performance, risk, and compliance
  • Implement governance, risk management and compliance processes that are effective and efficient
  • Using a risk-based audit approach

Participants to this Governance, Risk & Compliance training course will receive an overview of the governance, risk management and compliance concept in your organization. The training course methodology includes case studies, group live instruction, presentation and discussion of worked examples, ongoing group discussion and interactive participation is encouraged.

This training course is of direct relevance to governance, risk management and compliance and as a result the organizations will benefit greatly from their employee’s participation. The organization will gain from:

  • More effective support for governance, risk management and compliance team
  • Greater relevance and reliability of analyzing the regulatory bodies
  • More strategic thinking and focus on performance
  • More effective use of developing successful GRC plan
  • Preparation of staff for increased responsibility
  • Supports risk and compliance officers through education

This Governance, Risk & Compliance training course will be of personal benefit to delegates by providing you with:

  • A better understanding of the context and importance of the G governance, risk management and compliance
  • The best practices in avoiding situations that may make their company legally liable
  • The tools to detect any violations of company policies
  • Greater awareness of industry practices, problems and solutions
  • Increased understanding and assurance to complete tasks successfully
  • Increased self-confidence and motivation at work
  • Greater job satisfaction in providing quality support to management
  • Greater ability to supervise, develop and motivate colleagues

This training course is designed to deliver the knowledge and skills, providing details of the latest policies and procedures to:

  • Executives and Board Members
  • Internal Auditors
  • Compliance Officers / Managers and their Deputies
  • Governance Professionals
  • Risk Managers
  • GRC Professionals
  • Legal Professionals
  • Regulatory Representatives
  • Company Secretaries
  • IT Professionals dealing with governance, risk management and compliance
  • Managers responsible for governance, risk management and compliance activities

Daily Agenda

DAY 1:
Compliance & Regulatory Environment
  • Introduction Governance, Risk and Compliance ( GRC)
  • An Overview of the Regulatory Environment
  • The Objectives of Financial Services Regulation
  • Key Regulations that Impact (transnational) Finance Institutions
  • International Regulation
  • Know Your Regulator
  • Compliance Environment in Your Jurisdiction
  • Compliance Function in Your Organization
  • Compliance Risk Assessments
  • Fraud Risk Assessment
  • Organizational Risk Assessment
  • Compliance Gap Analysis
DAY 2:
  • Main Types of Risk Classes that Firms Face and Must Cope With
  • Characteristics of the Main Risk Classes
  • Fundamental Concepts of Each of the Risk Classes
  • Understanding a Risk Management Approach
  • Risk Management Approach
  • The Need for Internal Controls
  • Identify, Mitigate and Control Risks
  • Approaches to Risk Assessment
  • Develop Appropriate Strategy to Detect Desired and Undesirable Events
DAY 3:
Financial Crimes
  • Money Laundering Laws
  • Preventing Fraud
  • Bribery and Corruption
  • Market Abuse and Insider Dealing
  • The Risk-based Approach to Money Laundering / Terrorist Financing
  • Identifying High-risk Indicators - Understand what to do with the information and whom to escalate it to
  • Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs)
  • Sanctions
DAY 4:
  • National & International Environment for Corporate Governance
  • Understanding the External / Internal Context of Your Organization
  • Dealing with Stakeholders
  • Board of Director’s Responsibilities
  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • The Role of Public Disclosure 
  • Supervisors and Transparency
  • Best Practices in Communication to the Right People
DAY 5:
Governance, Risk Management and Compliance
  • Concepts of the Model of 'Governance', 'Risk' and 'Compliance' (GRC) 
  • Principles of Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Governance, Risk Management and Compliance Roles and Responsibilities
  • Governance, Risk Management and Compliance Integrated Approaches and their Key Enablers 
  • Role and Responsibilities of Board and Committees
  • Selective Best Practices
  • Building an Effective Model of Governance, Risk and Compliance in Your Organization

Frequently Asked Questions

There are no prerequisites. Our courses are open to students of all backgrounds who are 18 years of age and older. All courses are conducted in English. Video lectures include English subtitles and the option to slow-down, pause, or replay lectures for better retention. Discussion boards are a critical component of each of our courses; therefore, we suggest students have a conversational knowledge of English when pursuing a Certificate of Completion. For any of the art writing courses, students need to be 100% proficient in written English.

You should have an up-to-date web browser such as: Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. For more detailed information, please see the guides for supported browsers and basic computer specifications. Our Online Courses can be accessed on a mobile or tablet device, although we strongly encourage you to have access to a desktop or laptop computer and reliable internet connection for certain course components. Former students have told us it is easiest to read discussion threads and complete written assignments on a laptop or desktop computer.

Registration is available on our website. Just follow these simple steps: Click the “Apply Now” button in the top right corner of your screen. Select “Online Courses.” Choose your course(s). You will be asked for basic contact information and your credit card payment. We require full payment at the time of registration and all tuition is billed in US dollars. Be sure to check with your bank or credit card company, as your financial institution may charge a foreign transaction fee.

Our classes are kept small, at no more than 30 students, to better facilitate and encourage personalized interaction with the instructor and fellow participants. Your classmates come from all over the globe and contribute their global perspectives and experience. Some are currently working within the arts while others are just beginning. All classmates share in their passion for the art world.

It is recommended that you begin your course promptly. If you do need to start the course a few days late, contact your instructor as soon as possible after the course has opened to discuss your options. Registration closes on the Friday after the course begins.

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