Virtual Training

Managing Sanctions Risk for African Firms (Promo)

Date

October 10, 2022

Duration

3 day(s)

Hours

09:00  – 15:00 (GMT)

Fee

£200
A 10% discount will apply for the registration of 10 or more participants from one organisation.

For a limited time only, apply for just £200. Offer ends soon!

Training Overview

This 3-day EBII certification programme on sanctions delivered virtually is your chance to gain experience and knowledge from leading experts and practitioners on sanctions, why managing sanctions risks is essential and what happens if you or your institution do not manage them. The training is structured as follows:

Day1

  • Understanding Sanctions
  • Current Sanctions Regulations
  • Evolving Scope of Sanctions
  • Sector-Based Sanctions
  • Country Specific Sanctions
  • Impact of Sanctions and Consequences of Non-Compliance
  • Identifying Higher Risk Jurisdictions and Activities
  • Transparency, Control, and Ownership
  • How Control and Ownership Differ across Jurisdictions
  • Identifying Potential Secondary Sanctions

Day2

  • Governance
  • Risk Assessment
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Control Framework
  • Sanctions Screening
  • Sanctions Due Diligence
  • Training
  • Managing a Reporting Regime and Identifying Your Obligations
  • Escalation
  • Culture

Day3

  • Investigating Sanctions Breaches and Circumvention
  • Incident Management and Holding of Sanctioned Funds
  • Sanctions Lifting and Roll Back
  • Case studies (Extraterritoriality, Circumvention )
  • Assessment
  • Certificates

Learning Outcomes

As a participant you will be able to:

Gain experience and knowledge from leading experts and practitioners on sanctions, why managing sanctions risks is essential and what happens if you or your institution do not manage them.

Course Audience

The course is designed for those who are working in multiple industry sectors including international trade, transport, pharmaceuticals, maritime, software, oil and gas and financial services and Regulatory bodies.

Participants of this training typically include:

  • Heads of Sanctions
  • Sanctions Managers and Sanctions Team Leaders
  • AMLROs
  • Compliance Managers
  • Financial Crime Managers and Risk Managers
  • Accountants
  • Lawyers
  • Regulators

Course Features

  • It is designed and written by experienced EBII Group AML professionals.
  • Live virtual workshops and materials are designed for working professionals.
  • Sector-specific case studies that provide realistic scenarios, promote the assimilation of new information and application of critical thinking
  • Role-play in a safe environment to build confidence in new behaviours, develop creative problem-solving and share relevant experience
  • Successful participants achieving assessment scores exceeding 75% will receive EBII Group certification.
  • All participants will receive certificates of attendance.

Format, Delivery and Assessment

This certification training is being delivered live, in virtual online workshops across three days.

Enrolment in this training workshop with full payment of fees will include:

  • access to the live, web-based virtual workshops;
  • soft copy pdf course reading materials and worksheets;
  • a certification assessment on the last day;
  • One further to resit the assessment to achieve a certificate of certification.

The course is assessed by way of a 45-minute online test comprising 30 multiple- choice questions on the last day of the training workshop. Results are available on the day.

The test questions are drawn from across the syllabus and candidates must achieve 75% in order to achieve certification.

Please note that all workshops are to be delivered fully online. An internet connection and web browser will be required to participate.

About EBII Group

Emerging Business Intelligence & Innovation (EBII) Group is a compliance and risk management consulting firm headquartered in the UK and supported by Oxford University Innovation. EBII Group’s mission is to unlock Africa’s investment value by helping market participants to understand the compliance risks and mitigations associated with their Africa investments proposition. EBII Group works closely with Banks and African governments by strengthening their compliance programmes, regulatory and enforcement programmes. We, therefore, provide a critical link between African nations and the rest of the world, creating a more conducive environment for interactions.

Virtual Training

Managing Sanctions Risk for African Firms (Promo)

£200
A 10% discount will apply for the registration of 10 or more participants from one organisation.

Date

October 10, 2022

Duration

3 day(s)

Register your interest to download the programme brochure

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