International Company Directors Course

This is a multi-day event:

Mon 2 - Fri 6 Nov 2020
8.45am to 4.30pm

(Arrival time: 8.30am)
50 This event will earn you 50 DPD units


Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore
22 Orange Grove Road


Single Members: A$9,999.00 Non-members: A$13,999.00
Over five days, this course covers directors’ duties, the international legal environment, risk and strategy, financial performance and board effectiveness.

The International Company Directors Course provides an in-depth examination into the role and responsibilities of a director acting in an international context. It is based on international good practice using case studies from around the world.

Who should attend?

Directors, aspiring directors, CEOs and senior executives of international public, private, not-for-profit and government organisations, who are operating across jurisdictions.

How will I benefit?

  • Equip yourself with the director knowledge and skills you need to perform your director duties, no matter where you operate
  • Learn to better understand the governance expectations and legislative considerations of businesses that aim for international success
  • Focus your future strategic discussions and gain the knowledge and tools you need to monitor your organisation’s financial performance and risk management
  • Broaden your view of directorship, improve your personal performance, and the performance of your organisation
  • Help build a better board and improve and streamline board processes
  • Hear from directors with international experience
  • Network with international peers
  • Assessment and recognition

    Graduates may attain the International Company Directors Course award.

    To do so, you will need to successfully complete the optional assessment. On completion of the International Company Directors Course, financial members may be eligible to use the GAICD graduate post-nominal.

    You will accrue 50 DPD units for completing the course, and an additional 10 DPD units for successfully completing the assessment.

    Delivery method

    This course is held over five consecutive days. The intensive sessions are run by facilitators who have extensive international director experience, providing an interactive and unique learning environment.

    The International Company Directors Course is also offered through our In-Boardroom service.

    For more information please contact the International team.

    Please ensure you have read and understood the Terms & Conditions.


    A discounted delegate rate for accommodation is available.

    To access this rate please contact the International team on

    Complimentary e-learning courses

    There is approximately 60-80 hours of pre-reading required before the course takes place. The course materials will be available for pre-reading six weeks prior to the course commencing.

    All course participants will receive complimentary access to The Director Mindset and Interpreting Financial Statements e-learning courses. These interactive e-learning courses help establish the governance context of the course, as well cater to your specific finance development needs by allowing you to self-select your level of learning. We strongly recommend completing both courses prior to attending the course.

    Access to the e-learning courses will be sent to you via email with your confirmation of enrolment.