ICA International Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance

Professional Qualification


The challenges compliance professionals face mean it is vital to have the right knowledge and skills. The ICA Diplomas in Compliance will teach you all you need to know to approach your role with confidence.

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

Suitable For

• Compliance Officers/Managers and their Deputies • Managers with responsibility for internal compliance controls • Risk Managers • Internal Audit Staff • Regulatory Representatives • Individuals who completed the ICA Advanced Certificate in Compliance (UK or international) • Accountants • Lawyers • Company Secretaries

16 Apr 2019
9 months

ICA International Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance

Date: 16 Apr 2019
Cost: £3350 (+ local taxes if applicable)
See below for booking instructions


View all Jersey dates on the ICT website

Programme Content

  • Understanding governance, risk and compliance
  • Ethics, Integrity and organisational culture: taking GRC to the next level
  • Understanding the complete regulatory environment
  • How to use corporate governance to enhance your firm’s performance
  • Managing regulatory risk for the benefit of your firm
  • What is the role of the compliance Function?
  • How to design and build world class GRC systems and controls
  • Protecting your firm from the risk of financial crime

Key Features

  • A graduate level programme resulting in a professional qualification
  • Awarded by the ICA in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester
  • 9 months duration
  • Comprehensive, detailed course materials that can be used in the workplace
  • Written by experienced industry practitioners
  • Internationally focussed
  • Materials delivered via online learning platform
  • Dedicated tutor support

Key Benefits

  • Improved knowledge, developed skills
  • Reduced reputational and financial risk for firms
  • Enhanced workplace performance
  • Allows use of the designation Int. Dip (GRC)
  • Potential for career progression
  • Professional membership of the International Compliance Association
  • Verifiable evidence of learning

JFSC Table 4 Qualification

This qualification is currently included or recently proposed to be included in the JFSC Qualification Table 4 for the TCB sector.

Entry Requirements

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

  • Sound educational background
  • Good written English skills

Entry requirements

  • Sound educational background, e.g. degree or professional qualification in an appropriate discipline,
  • Attainment of the ICA Advanced Certificate in Compliance (International or UK)
  • Three years relevant work experience

How And Where Can You Study?

You can study at home through online learning and attend four highly interactive workshops where offered.

View details of upcoming workshop dates here.

If you are based in a country where workshops are not available, you will study by online learning with enhanced online and tutor support. View details of upcoming online learning assignment submission & exam dates here.

All course material is now delivered online making it more accessible and environmentally sound.

How will you be assessed?

  • 3 x 2,500 - 3,500 word assignments

Contact ICT

Tel: +44 (0)121 362 7534
Email: ict@int-comp.com
Fax: +44 (0)121 240 3002

How To Apply

Apply online at www.int-comp.com/enrol-online or get in touch with ICT (ICA's approved training provider).


In order to study any ICA qualification you need to be a member of the ICA, joining our international professional community of thousands of like-minded individuals.  The fee for ICA Affiliate Membership is £97 payable to ICA* and includes your assessment and access to invaluable knowledge resources that will help with your course as well as many other member benefits and services (view the list of membership services and benefits that you’ll receive here). Become an Affiliate Member.

The course fee is £3350 (+ VAT or local taxes if applicable) payable to our training partner. Students from certain low GDP countries receive a 15% discount on this fee. View list of applicable countries here.

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*unless you are a member of the ICA already.


Call +44 (0) 121 362 7534 or email ict@int-comp.com.

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