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ICA International Advanced Certificate in Anti Money Laundering (Australia)

Course level : Level 4 - Intermediate

 

Money laundering breaches in Australia recently have resulted in record penalties. Regulators are tightening the watch over financial institutions and now the gaming industry. Firms are looking to grow their teams and increase the knowledge and capabilities of their existing crew. Doing this, may well result ijn millions saved in penalties and reputations maintained.

If you already have some experience in AML or compliance, or perhaps come from a legal background, maybe with an existing professional qualification the ICA Advanced Certificate in AML might be a good choice to start your career in this fast changing industry.

The ICA Advanced Certificate in AML is a professional qualification which provides certificated evidence of knowledge and skills gained. Unique to Australia, this programme has been developed with local subject matter experts to make sure the content within the workshops is particularly relevant, with references to local rules and regulations as well as case studies. An intermediate level course designed both for those in an anti-money laundering role and those looking to embark on a new career in in this field. You will gain actionable, practical knowledge to excel in your role.

By the end of the course, you will learn how to manage the risks of terrorist financing and evaluate suspicious activity. You will also study the AML risks involved in emerging industry sectors and develop a practical understanding of anti money laundering principles.

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

 

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: 

  • New/recently appointed MLROs and deputies
  • New/recently appointed Financial Crime and Risk Officers
  • Compliance Officers
  • Internal auditors assuming responsibilities for money laundering/financial crime issues
  • All individuals engaged in financial services and who aspire to a career in anti money laundering 

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ICA qualification levels explained:

 

  • What are the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Sanctions Risks that must be Managed?

  • The International Bodies and Standard Setters

  • National Legal and Regulatory Frameworks

  • Taking an AML/CFT Risk-based Approach and Managing the Risks

  • Initial and ‘Ongoing’ Customer Due Diligence (CDD)

  • Monitoring Activity and Transactions

  • Recognising and Reporting Suspicions

  • The Vulnerabilities of Specific Services and Products

  • 6-month course assessed by 2 written assignments (2,000 – 2,500 words)
  • A mixture of guided online study and participation in live sessions:
    • 1 x virtual classroom
    • 1 x immersive learning scenario (putting you at the centre of a story)
    • 2 x assessment preparation sessions
  • Videos covering the latest industry developments and case studies
  • Access to the ICA members’ portal containing additional reading and resources
  • Proactive support throughout the course to help you stay on track

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

In order to study for an ICA qualification you will need to become a member of ICA. If you're not currently a member of the ICA, membership will be added to your basket during checkout.

Whether you are just starting out in your career, already hold an ICA qualification or are an experienced practitioner, there is a level appropriate for you and this will be activated at the same time as your course commences.

Find out more about the many benefits of ICA membership.

 Course fees 

per currency depending on location   
GBP 1775
EUR     1953
USD 2308

Course fees stated exclude VAT or local tax, this will be added to your basket at the checkout if applicable.

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

Membership Fee: £75* (Student membership)

*Payable unless you are already an ICA Member. 

Exclusive Qualification Discount for ICA Professional and Fellow Members
All ICA Professional and Fellow members are entitled to discounted rates on subsequent qualifications they choose to enrol on:

  • Professional (MICA) - 10%
  • Fellow (FICA) – 15%

Simply enter your membership number on enrolment to gain your exclusive discounted rate.

 

Email studentadmin@int-comp.com for further information. 

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James Wood-Rickett

Global Lead - Anti Money Laundering

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Thomas Wan Chee Kien

Course Director (APAC)

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