Corporate Governance Training Course

Corporate Governance Training Course


Welcome to the Corporate Governance Training Course! Corporate governance is a critical aspect of organizational management, ensuring transparency, accountability, and ethical conduct in decision-making processes. This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of corporate governance principles, practices, and regulations, equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to enhance governance structures within their organizations. Through a blend of theoretical concepts, real-world case studies, and interactive discussions, participants will gain insights into the importance of corporate governance in driving organizational success and sustainability.

Course Objectives:

  1. Understanding Corporate Governance Fundamentals: Develop a solid understanding of corporate governance principles, including the roles and responsibilities of boards of directors, management, and shareholders, as well as the importance of ethical behavior and transparency in corporate decision-making.
  2. Compliance with Regulatory Requirements: Learn about regulatory frameworks and standards governing corporate governance practices, including legal and regulatory obligations, codes of conduct, and industry best practices.
  3. Enhancing Board Effectiveness: Explore strategies for enhancing board effectiveness, including board composition, structure, and processes, as well as the role of board committees and board leadership in corporate governance.
  4. Risk Management and Internal Controls: Gain insights into risk management principles and practices, including the identification, assessment, and mitigation of risks, as well as the establishment of effective internal controls to safeguard organizational assets and ensure compliance with laws and regulations.
  5. Stakeholder Engagement and Communication: Develop skills in stakeholder engagement and communication to foster trust, transparency, and accountability, both internally and externally, and build positive relationships with shareholders, employees, customers, and other stakeholders.

Organization Benefits:

  1. Improved Organizational Performance: Strengthening corporate governance practices enhances organizational performance by promoting transparency, accountability, and ethical behavior, which in turn enhances investor confidence, reduces risks, and drives long-term value creation.
  2. Enhanced Reputation and Brand Value: Effective corporate governance enhances the organization's reputation and brand value by demonstrating commitment to ethical conduct, responsible business practices, and stakeholder engagement, thereby attracting investors, customers, and talent.
  3. Reduced Legal and Reputational Risks: Implementing robust corporate governance practices helps mitigate legal and reputational risks by ensuring compliance with laws and regulations, preventing fraud and misconduct, and addressing conflicts of interest and ethical dilemmas in a timely and transparent manner.
  4. Stronger Board Leadership and Oversight: Strengthening board effectiveness and governance structures improves board leadership and oversight, enabling boards to fulfill their fiduciary duties, provide strategic guidance, and hold management accountable for performance and decision-making.
  5. Sustainable Business Growth and Long-Term Value Creation: By promoting sound corporate governance practices, organizations can achieve sustainable business growth and long-term value creation, fostering investor trust, stakeholder confidence, and resilience in a dynamic and competitive business environment.

Target Participants:

 This course is designed for board members, executives, senior managers, compliance officers, legal counsel, and other professionals involved in corporate governance, risk management, and compliance within their organizations. It is suitable for individuals at all levels of experience, from those seeking to develop a foundational understanding of corporate governance principles to seasoned professionals looking to enhance their governance skills and practices.

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to Corporate Governance
    • Overview of corporate governance principles, practices, and regulatory requirements
    • Importance of corporate governance in driving organizational performance and sustainability
    • Case Study: Analyzing corporate governance failures and their impact on organizations
  2. Roles and Responsibilities of Boards of Directors
    • Duties and responsibilities of boards of directors, including oversight, strategy, and risk management
    • Composition, structure, and diversity of boards, and the role of independent directors
    • Case Study: Evaluating board effectiveness and governance practices in a publicly traded company
  3. Regulatory Frameworks and Compliance
    • Overview of regulatory frameworks and standards governing corporate governance practices
    • Legal and regulatory obligations, codes of conduct, and industry best practices
    • Case Study: Assessing compliance with corporate governance regulations in a regulated industry
  4. Board Leadership and Effectiveness
    • Strategies for enhancing board leadership and effectiveness, including board composition, structure, and processes
    • Role of board committees, board leadership, and board evaluations in corporate governance
    • Case Study: Developing a board succession plan and leadership pipeline
  5. Risk Management and Internal Controls
    • Principles of risk management and internal controls, including risk identification, assessment, and mitigation
    • Establishing effective internal control systems to safeguard organizational assets and ensure compliance with laws and regulations
    • Case Study: Implementing a risk management framework and internal control system
  6. Stakeholder Engagement and Communication
    • Importance of stakeholder engagement and communication in corporate governance
    • Strategies for fostering transparency, accountability, and trust with shareholders, employees, customers, and other stakeholders
    • Case Study: Communicating corporate governance practices and performance to stakeholders
  7. Ethical Leadership and Corporate Culture
    • Role of ethical leadership and corporate culture in promoting integrity, ethical behavior, and responsible business practices
    • Establishing a culture of compliance, ethics, and accountability within the organization
    • Case Study: Building an ethical corporate culture and addressing ethical dilemmas in the workplace


Essential Information


  1. Our courses are customizable to suit the specific needs of participants.
  2. Participants are required to have proficiency in the English language.
  3. Our training sessions feature comprehensive guidance through presentations, practical exercises, web-based tutorials, and collaborative group activities. Our facilitators boast extensive expertise, each with over a decade of experience.
  4. Upon fulfilling the training requirements, participants will receive a prestigious Global King Project Management certificate.
  5. Training sessions are conducted at various Global King Project Management Centers, including locations in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kigali, Dubai, Lagos, and others.
  6. Organizations sending more than two participants from the same entity are eligible for a generous 20% discount.
  7. The duration of our courses is adaptable, and the curriculum can be adjusted to accommodate any number of days.
  8. To ensure seamless preparation, payment is expected before the commencement of training, facilitated through the Global King Project Management account.
  9. For inquiries, reach out to us via email at [email protected] or by phone at +254 114 830 889.
  10. Additional amenities such as tablets and laptops are available upon request for an extra fee. The course fee for onsite training covers facilitation, training materials, two coffee breaks, a buffet lunch, and a certificate of successful completion. Participants are responsible for arranging and covering their travel expenses, including airport transfers, visa applications, dinners, health insurance, and any other personal expenses.

Course Date Duration Location Registration
24/06/2024 To 28/06/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
22/07/2024 To 26/07/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
19/08/2024 To 23/08/2024 5 Days Mombasa, Kenya
16/09/2024 To 20/09/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
14/10/2024 To 18/10/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
11/11/2024 To 15/11/2024 5 Days Dubai, UAE
09/12/2024 To 13/12/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya