Diploma in Corporate Governance

Course Overview

Corporate governance is understandably very high on the public sector agenda. The Diploma in Corporate Governance seeks to:

  • ensure that organizations are appropriately constituted, structured and operate the appropriate governance processes
  • support good practice in stewardship, risk and assurance, and internal control
  • exemplify standards of behaviour as a way of enabling good governance in organizations.

What the course covers

  • How to apply the corporate governance fundamentals in the public sector
  • How to establish and maintain a strategically effective framework
  • How to identify business risk with a potential impact on corporate governance
  • The role of the Board and those with whom they interact
  • Management of internal and external relationships

Who is the course aimed at?

  • Staff who support the Board
  • Staff with a responsibility for governance but with no formal training
  • Middle and senior managers or aspiring managers
  • New or aspiring Board members

 

Course outline

 

  • History and development of corporate governance
  • Effective governance frameworks
  • Servicing the Board
  • Risk management and assurance
  • Promoting corporate values and behaviours
  • Public sector accountability
  • Governance in practice

Training Format:

  • All materials are made available through our Online Learning Platform
  • Students should commit approximately 5-6 hours of their time per week

Materials Provided:

Online delivery of curriculum materials, exercises and templates.

Assignments:

In order to demonstrate their understanding of the course content, students will be required to submit assignments at the end of every month.

COURSE DURATION: 6 months

REGIONS TARGETED: Global

COURSE FEE: $800

ORGANIZERS: Capacity Africa Institute

LANGUAGE: English only

Kindly confirm your participation with:

Online Training Coordinator

Capacity Africa Institute

info@capacitybuildingonline.com

www.capacitybuildingonline.com