ICA Advanced Certificate in Governance, Risk and Compliance

Gain actionable, practical knowledge to excel in your compliance role.

Course details

As the world of compliance changes at an ever-increasing pace, this course will help you:

  • Gain specialist knowledge and practical skills to manage regulatory risk, both now and in the future
  • Understand how excellent regulatory compliance management protects your firm and enhances its competitive advantage
  • Boost your professional profile by gaining an internationally recognised qualification awarded in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, the University of Manchester

Next course date:

  • 12 August 2024
  • 14 October 2024

Course dates, fees and enrol now:

Applicable local taxes, membership fees, and discounts will be added to your basket on checkout. If you are paying by instalments, you must purchase ICA membership in a separate transaction before you enrol onto this course.

Instalment payment plan

Want to spread the cost of this course? Find out more about instalment payment plan.

What will I learn?

  • Why do we need regulation and how has it changed over time?
  • What do we need to understand about regulation?
  • Understanding governance, risk and compliance (GRC)
  • Practical GRC
  • Managing compliance and regulatory risks
  • Core GRC topics: financial crime, ESG, conduct risk, data 

Course format

A flexible, part-time, six-month course designed for busy, working professionals. A mix of guided, online study and attendance at live, virtual classrooms delivered through award-winning interactive technology.

The course is assessed through:

  • A timed, online, scenario-based assessment
  • A research-based assignment

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This course is suitable for:

  • Compliance employees
  • Those who have recently been given or aspire to be given compliance responsibilities
  • Those employees with management responsibility for compliance employees

Become an ICA member

When you enrol onto this course you will join an international
community of over 30,000 members. Benefits include:

  • Access to the uniquely personalised ICA Learning Hub
  • Weekly webinars covering the latest industry
  • Discounts on ICA events and further ICA courses

The fee for ICA membership will be added separately to your basket when you enrol online for this course.

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The tutors are exceptional and the format with the online classes is much nicer because you can connect with peers in other pars of the world and learn about different approaches to compliance.

Past Student



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The course was fantastic and so were the virtual sessions.

Past Student