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ICA Advanced Certificate in Managing Sanctions Risk

Course level : Intermediate

Sanctions are a key tool in the armoury of the global fight against financial crime.  Understanding sanctions remains a complex yet fascinating topic and is crucial for the development of well-rounded strategy in combating financial crime. The ICA Advanced Certificate in Managing Sanctions Risk explores the intricacies and challenges of meeting sanctions obligations.  You will learn about the latest sanctions challenges and best practice and you will review case studies so you understand the risks sanctions present to firms and the frameworks used to manage these risks.  The course will also investigate key areas of sanctions controls such as sanctions screening, managing alerts and sanctions evasion typologies.

This Advanced Certificate is a must have qualification for anyone involved in identifying, understanding and managing sanctions risk exposure.

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

The next intake for this online course begins in June 2020 so hurry to secure your place. 

 

This Advanced Certificate is open to anyone who is interested in pursuing a career in the discipline. However, the content of the programme requires students to possess:

  • Sound educational background
  • Good written English skills

This course is suitable for:

  • Senior financial crime/regulatory compliance practitioners who are keen to enhance their existing expertise by learning about another distinct sphere
  • Senior managers within the Sanctions environment who wish to certify their knowledge
  • Anyone who needs to understand sanctions risk faced when dealing with customers, clients and/or transactions
  • Those involved in the sanctions screening process
  • Regulators or Consultants
  • MLROs, Compliance Managers and Risk Managers
  • Anyone with an interest in better understanding how Sanctions work and the risks they can present if not correctly addressed

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  • Global sanctions architecture - Political, Legal and Implementation context
  • The international context
  • Transparency, control and ownership
  • Developing the control framework
  • Sanctions lifting and roll back
  • Identifying higher risk jurisdictions and activities
  • Six month course assessed by two written assignments (2,000 – 2,500 words)
  • All course materials are delivered via our online learning platform
  • There are two accompanying face to face workshops (where applicable) or two virtual classrooms throughout the course designed to really bring the subject matter to life, help you share ideas with subject matter experts and peers, and provide you with guidance on your assignments
  • We recommend that you study 6 - 8 hours per week

We have full syllabi available for all of our qualifications. Click here to download a syllabus.

 Course fees (subject to local taxes where applicable)

per currency depending on location   
GBP 1775
EUR     2055
USD 2308

If you are funding the course yourself, we offer an interest-free instalment plan of four equal monthly payments. 

VAT is charged on ICA Courses as follows:

UK - Company or Individual VAT charged at standard rate

Member of the EU - Company/individual that can provide a VAT number, no VAT charged.

Member of the EU - Company/individual that has no VAT number, VAT charged at a standard rate.

Rest of the World - Company/individual, no VAT charged.

For all individuals attending classroom training in UK - VAT is charged at a standard rate.

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