Course Detail(E092 : Ethical Business Conduct: Advanced Cases in Corporate Governance)

SDF Funding, SkillsFuture Credit

E092 : Ethical Business Conduct: Advanced Cases in Corporate Governance

7.00 CPE Hours (Category 2)
Classroom

Programme Objective

Upon completion of the training, participants will be able to appreciate the partial aspects of corporate governance. The case studies will also provide a better understanding and appreciation of how to deal with corporate governance in a practical way - What should companies do and do not do and how to improve the present corporate governance mechanisms in place.
 

Programme Outline

Case Studies of Companies in Singapore which have breached the corporate governance
  • Background information and companies involved
  • Lessons to be drawn from case studies
Practical lessons to be learnt from breach of corporate governance
  • The key take home message from these case studies
  • The issue of whistle blowing and corporate governance
  • The legal issues faced by companies on failure to observe corporate governance
Ethical issues to be drawn from case studies
  • The ethical issues to be learnt from case studies
  • The lesson to be learnt from ethical and legal issues standpoint
  • When to draw a line manage ethical issues
Training Methodology

Interactive Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies and Discussions.
 
Closing for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

An Intermediate to Advanced level programme intended for Directors, Accountants, Financial Controllers and or Professionals who are involved in corporate governance issues. Those who are keen to review good case studies related to corporate governance are welcome to attend.

Competency Mapping

Category 2 = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

27 Apr 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

19 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

18 Nov 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

Date & Time

10 Apr 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

Date & Time

12 Oct 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

Testimonial

Funding

1] SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)
Funding Period: Until 15 Feb 2020
Course Reference Number: CRS-N-0042279

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from the government. The credits will not expire and periodic top-ups will be provided by the government. SFC may be accumulated to pay for skills related course fees. You may wish to use your SFC to pay for partial/full ISCA course fees.  (For more information on the SFC scheme, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit)

If you wish to enrol for the course with SFC Funding, please proceed with the following steps:

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SkillsFuture Credit?”, click “Yes” and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SFC funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit SFC claim on Skillsfuture Portal within 60 days before the course start date and obtain the necessary approval. Please submit SFC claim via SFC portal here: http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit.

Failure to submit claim application and obtain necessary approval before the course start date will result in topping up of the SFC indicated for use. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.


2] WDA Training Grant - SDF Funding
This course is approved for SDF funding ($2 per training hour) for Company-sponsored participants only (Eligibility criteria apply). 
 
Funding Period: Until 15 Feb 2020
Funded Hours: 7 hours
Course Reference Number: CRS-N-0042279

If you wish to enrol participants with SDF Funding, please proceed with the following steps (For Corporate enrolments only) :

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for WDA Funding?”, click Yes and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SDF funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
     
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit the Training Grant application via SkillsConnect Portal here: https://www.skillsconnect.gov.sg/

 

Employers of company-sponsored participants must submit training grant via SkillsConnect system to obtain training grant for course fees. You may submit the Training Grant application within the period from 30 days before the course start date to 30 days after course start date. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Company must be registered or incorporated in Singapore and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time.
  • Applicant must be employed, and is either Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations /assessments and;
  • Applicant must be fully sponsored by the Company for all costs associated with the training and;
  • Payment has to be made via corporate means (e.g. corporate cheque, corporate GIRO, corporate credit card).

Programme Facilitator(s)


David Shanmugam

David Shanmugam has many years of legal experience in the private sector and is currently working as an in-house Legal Counsel for a local company. He holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of London and a Master of Business degree from Victoria University.

Over the years, David has conducted legal training for the corporate sector on the various practical legal issues facing the corporate field and has lectured for many training institutions, on business and company law. His forte lies in the field of corporate and commercial drafting of contracts, including company matters.

Programme Objective

Upon completion of the training, participants will be able to appreciate the partial aspects of corporate governance. The case studies will also provide a better understanding and appreciation of how to deal with corporate governance in a practical way - What should companies do and do not do and how to improve the present corporate governance mechanisms in place.
 

Programme Outline

Case Studies of Companies in Singapore which have breached the corporate governance
  • Background information and companies involved
  • Lessons to be drawn from case studies
Practical lessons to be learnt from breach of corporate governance
  • The key take home message from these case studies
  • The issue of whistle blowing and corporate governance
  • The legal issues faced by companies on failure to observe corporate governance
Ethical issues to be drawn from case studies
  • The ethical issues to be learnt from case studies
  • The lesson to be learnt from ethical and legal issues standpoint
  • When to draw a line manage ethical issues
Training Methodology

Interactive Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies and Discussions.
 
Closing for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

An Intermediate to Advanced level programme intended for Directors, Accountants, Financial Controllers and or Professionals who are involved in corporate governance issues. Those who are keen to review good case studies related to corporate governance are welcome to attend.

Competency Mapping

Category 2 = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

David Shanmugam has many years of legal experience in the private sector and is currently working as an in-house Legal Counsel for a local company. He holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of London and a Master of Business degree from Victoria University.

Over the years, David has conducted legal training for the corporate sector on the various practical legal issues facing the corporate field and has lectured for many training institutions, on business and company law. His forte lies in the field of corporate and commercial drafting of contracts, including company matters.

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

27 Apr 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

David Shanmugam

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709