The Certified Corporate Director Program consists of a total of 22 modules and case studies delivered online over a 12 day period. This program is delivered in English.
The program is based upon IFC’s Corporate Governance Methodology, to equip participants with the tools and training to implement sound corporate governance processes and structures in the companies they are involved with. The highly interactive program will touch upon the following corporate governance dimensions:
After completing the course, participants need to sit for an online exam (at their own time and pace) and achieve at least 80% pass rate to receive the certificate.
The first of its kind, the program is designed to provide participants with tools to tackle improvement of corporate governance practices, which impact the long-term planning and procedures of the board. Covering a wide range of corporate governance issues, participants will acquire the tools for strategic supervision and administrative control, learn about the board's role in disclosure and transparency, and understand how to protect shareholder rights. Participants will be able to become Board Certified Directors after obtaining a minimum of eight out of twelve credit hours, and scoring at least 80 percent on the program tests.
The Certified Corporate Director Program is designed for board chairs, board members, directors, senior executive officers, and top management of companies and banks in MENA.
November 1, 2020 - December 10, 2020
Part 1: Board Basics
November 1: 10:30am - 2:30pm
November 2: 10:30am - 2:30pm
November 3: 10:30am - 2:30pm
Part 2: Practical Tools
November 11: 10:30am - 2:30pm
November 12: 10:30am - 2:30pm
November 18: 10:30am - 2:30pm
Part 3: Internal Control Environment
November 25: 10:30am - 2:30pm
November 26: 10:30am - 2:30pm
December 2: 10:30am - 2:30pm
December 3: 10:30am - 2:30pm
Part 4: Shareholder Rights
December 9: 10:30am - 2:30pm
December 10: 10:30am - 2:30pm
Please note that there will be various breaks provided during the day and multi-hour sessions.
You may register to take each topic separately. To register for the topics separately please contact us.
Please note that to get your certification, you must complete all of the above topics!