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Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC)

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC)

Work Efficiently & Effectively using the Best Practices in GRC

Scheduled Dates

24 - 28 Jun 2024 London - UK $5,950
15 - 19 Jul 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
09 - 13 Sep 2024 Amsterdam - The Netherlands $5,950
07 - 11 Oct 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
11 - 15 Nov 2024 Barcelona - Spain $5,950
16 - 20 Dec 2024 London - UK $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

This Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) training course is designed to provide you with the knowledge necessary to effectively design and enhance integrated GRC activities across your company. As well It enables you with the tools and techniques to understand your company obligations, to mitigate risk and to have a proper structure in place on how to manage it when an issue arises.

This is an intensive and highly practical training course develops the tremendous value to your company and an essential part to building ethical culture, establishing acceptable standards of behavior and mitigating risk. The risk isn't something that should be avoided. Rather, it's an opportunity for organizational innovation, developing new competitive advantages, addressing exposures that can threaten an organization and something that can be integrated into strategic planning.

This training course enables members to develop core operational skills, focusing on best practice and will provide executives at all levels with the skills in risk management, creating compliance culture, and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders.

This PetroKnowledge training course also covers several topics includes issues and breach management, compliance project creation and management, the culture of compliance ethics, and obligations and legislation.

What are the Goals?

By the end of this Governance, Risk & Compliance training course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the concepts of governance, risk management and compliance (GRC)
  • Understand the regulatory environment
  • The reason for being governance is essential for effective regulatory compliance risk management
  • Identify high-risk areas and compliance in your organization
  • Apply Risk-based Approach
  • The role of the compliance officer and his team
  • Develop and implement a governance, risk management and compliance strategic plan
  • Understand, define, and enhance organizational culture as it relates to performance, risk, and compliance
  • Implement governance, risk management and compliance processes that are effective and efficient
  • Using a risk-based audit approach

Who is this Training Course for?

This training course is designed to deliver the knowledge and skills, providing details of the latest policies and procedures to:

  • Executives and Board Members
  • Internal Auditors
  • Compliance Officers / Managers and their Deputies
  • Governance Professionals
  • Risk Managers
  • GRC Professionals
  • Legal Professionals
  • Regulatory Representatives
  • Company Secretaries
  • IT Professionals dealing with Governance, Risk Management and Compliance
  • Managers responsible for governance, risk management and compliance activities

How will this Training Course be Presented?

Participants to this Governance, Risk & Compliance training course will receive an overview of the governance, risk management and compliance concept in your organization. The training course methodology includes case studies, group live instruction, presentation and discussion of worked examples, ongoing group discussion and interactive participation is encouraged.

Organisational Impact

This training course is of direct relevance to governance, risk management and compliance and as a result the organizations will benefit greatly from their employee’s participation. The organization will gain from:

  • More effective support for governance, risk management and compliance team
  • Greater relevance and reliability of analyzing the regulatory bodies
  • More strategic thinking and focus on performance
  • More effective use of developing successful GRC plan
  • Preparation of staff for increased responsibility
  • Supports risk and compliance officers through education

Personal Impact

This Governance, Risk & Compliance training course will be of personal benefit to delegates by providing you with:

  • A better understanding of the context and importance of the G governance, risk management and compliance
  • The best practices in avoiding situations that may make their company legally liable
  • The tools to detect any violations of company policies
  • Greater awareness of industry practices, problems and solutions
  • Increased understanding and assurance to complete tasks successfully
  • Increased self-confidence and motivation at work
  • Greater job satisfaction in providing quality support to management
  • Greater ability to supervise, develop and motivate colleagues

Daily Agenda

Day One: Compliance & Regulatory Environment

  • Introduction Governance, Risk and Compliance ( GRC)
  • An Overview of the Regulatory Environment
  • The Objectives of Financial Services Regulation
  • Key Regulations that Impact (transnational) Finance Institutions
  • International Regulation
  • Know Your Regulator
  • Compliance Environment in Your Jurisdiction
  • Compliance Function in Your Organization
  • Compliance Risk Assessments
  • Fraud Risk Assessment
  • Organizational Risk Assessment
  • Compliance Gap Analysis

Day Two: Risk

  • Main Types of Risk Classes that Firms Face and Must Cope With
  • Characteristics of the Main Risk Classes
  • Fundamental Concepts of Each of the Risk Classes
  • Understanding a Risk Management Approach
  • Risk Management Approach
  • The Need for Internal Controls
  • Identify, Mitigate and Control Risks
  • Approaches to Risk Assessment
  • Develop Appropriate Strategy to Detect Desired and Undesirable Events

Day Three: Financial Crimes

  • Money Laundering Laws
  • Preventing Fraud
  • Bribery and Corruption
  • Market Abuse and Insider Dealing
  • The Risk-based Approach to Money Laundering / Terrorist Financing
  • Identifying High-risk Indicators - Understand what to do with the information and whom to escalate it to
  • Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs)
  • Sanctions

Day Four: Governance

  • National & International Environment for Corporate Governance
  • Understanding the External / Internal Context of Your Organization
  • Dealing with Stakeholders
  • Board of Director’s Responsibilities
  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • The Role of Public Disclosure 
  • Supervisors and Transparency
  • Best Practices in Communication to the Right People

Day Five: Governance, Risk Management and Compliance

  • Concepts of the Model of 'Governance', 'Risk' and 'Compliance' (GRC) 
  • Principles of Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Governance, Risk Management and Compliance Roles and Responsibilities
  • Governance, Risk Management and Compliance Integrated Approaches and their Key Enablers 
  • Role and Responsibilities of Board and Committees
  • Selective Best Practices
  • Building an Effective Model of Governance, Risk and Compliance in Your Organization


  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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