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Concepts of Corporate Governance, business ethics and CSR

INTRODUCTION

The course aims to develop an understanding of the underlying concepts of Corporate Governance, business ethics and CSR which are relevant to the contemporary business environment. It is designed to foster participants understanding of the ethical influences on economic, financial, managerial, and environmental aspects of business. The course further aims to develop an ability to critically analyses ethical issues in organization. This course reviews different regulatory processes essential to the understanding of the principles of corporate governance.

DURATION

5 Days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Professionals in private companies
  • international organizations
  • NGOs
  • Governments Officials.

 LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the end of this IRES training course, you will learn:

  • Explain and evaluate corporate governance plays in maintaining the stability of markets and retaining public confidence in public intuitions
  • Describe and analyses the primary parts of corporate governance frameworks
  • explain and evaluate the role of audit in corporate governance
  • compare and contrast approaches to corporate governance internationally
  • implications of the nature and scope of social and environmental accountability for corporate governance practice
  • Explain and evaluate the roles and responsibilities of executive directors, non-executive directors, auditors and company secretaries in ensuring effective corporate governance
  • Explain the external reporting requirements relating to corporate governance
  • Essential role of ethical values in business relations and the importance of the ethical treatment of others for individual and organizational success
  • concepts and principles of ethical reasoning which have been developed in ethical theory, and to be able to apply these concepts and principles to specific ethical issues
  • legal and regulatory structure of business as it bears on ethical issues in business and the ethical basis of that structure
  • assess the ethical basis of corporate organization and governance, including the ethical arguments for and against the concepts of corporate social responsibility and stakeholder Course content

TOPICS TO BE COVERED                  

Module 1

  • Introduction
  • Corporate governance concepts and theories
  • The role of the regulatory framework

Module 2

  • Models of corporate governance
  • Board of directors
  • Social and environmental issues

Module 3

  • Corporate governance issues in practice
  • Introduction to Ethics
  • Ethics Resource Management
  • Employers and Employees

Module 4

  • Globalization and Human Rights
  • Customer’s rights and privacy
  • Environmental Issues

Module 5

  • Law and Regulation on Ethical Issues
  • Ethical Reasoning and Corporate Programs
  • Ethics in Finance

METHODOLOGY

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

ACCREDITATION

Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.

TRAINING VENUE

The training is residential and will be held at IRES training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814

TAILOR- MADE

This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254715077817,+254 (020) 211 3814 or mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 30th September 2019.

Send proof of payment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Payment for all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

1.    Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.

2.    No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met.

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 07-10-2019
Event End Date 11-10-2019
Cut off date 30-09-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 69,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 790
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 920
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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