ICA International Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance

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Course level : Level 6 – Advanced


New technologies are changing the role of a compliance professional. Fintech and Regtech are now embedded in compliance lexicon, but what do the terms mean, and what are the practical impacts, both positive and negative, that we need to understand and manage? The ICA International Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance helps you to answer these questions and apply the answers directly within your organisation.

Gain a broad understanding of the regulatory environment as well as the specialist skills and knowledge to be able to identify and manage key regulatory risks today and in the future.

      • Get to grips with the nuances of the regulatory environment and the impact to your organisation.
      • Understand why promoting a positive compliance culture is not just good for compliance but good for business.
      • Explore how to maximise the benefits of emerging technologies.
      • Develop your inter-personal skills so you can be the best Compliance Manager.
      • Learn from the experiences of compliance professionals from other firms and sectors and share ideas.

This course is awarded in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, the University of Manchester.

Course Content

      • Understanding governance, risk and regulatory compliance
      • Why we need to understand the regulated environment
      • Why are governance and culture essential for effective regulatory compliance risk management?
      • The role of the compliance department and the compliance professional
      • Risk management as the key to effective compliance
      • Case studies

Delivery Method

      • 9-month course assessed by 3 research-based assignments
      • Live sessions:
            • 2 x virtual classrooms
            • 1 x immersive learning scenario (putting you at the centre of a story) delivered through award-winning, interactive BARCO technology
            • 3 x tutorials (a chance to discuss elements of the course in more depth)
            • 3 x assessment preparation sessions
      • A comprehensive course manual
      • Videos covering foundation topics as well as the latest industry developments and case studies
      • Access to the ICA Learning Hub packed with additional insight and resources
      • Proactive support throughout the course to help you stay on track

Course fees

per currency depending on location

GBP (online only)             3,725


Course fees stated exclude VAT or local tax, this will be added to your basket at the checkout if applicable. These fees include a downloadable certificate which you are able to print. Should you require a hard copy posted, there is a fee of £50 plus VAT if applicable.

Special Discount for IGCSL Students

add discount code at the check-out: ICGSD