The PDP is a 5-day course that expands knowledge and appreciation of the role of a corporate director. This flagship course is designed to professionalize the practice of corporate directorship and promote best practices in the boardroom.
The Corporate Governance Orientation Program is a one-day course covering the basic principles, importance, and benefits of modern corporate governance.
The Distinguished Corporate Governance Speaker Series of the Institute of Corporate Directors seeks to bring the world’s foremost thinkers and practitioners in the field of Corporate Governance to share their ideas, views, and knowledge with Philippine audiences. This is part of ICD’s advocacy in promoting the professional practice of corporate directorship in the Philippines in line with global principles and best practices of modern corporate governance.
The Corporate Secretary as Corporate Governance Professionals course has the basic principles, importance, and benefits of modern corporate governance to global, regional, and local initiatives and reform. It also discusses the powers, duties, role, and the importance of Corporate Secretaries in an organization.
The Corporate Governance Orientation Program for Government-Owned or -Controlled Corporations is a one-day seminar for directors and key officers of GOCCs with in-depth discussion of Corporate Governance, Relevant Laws to a GOCC, GCG Regulatory Framework, and Board Evaluation.
StEP Essentials, the flagship course, delves into the intricacies of the strategic process. This how-to course provides the working team with the skills and tools needed to craft a strategic plan which would lead them to the successful realization their corporate vision, accomplishing the goals determined by their Directors.
Business Integrity by ICD is a one-day course that will enable companies to comply with the relevant local or international laws and regulations regarding corrupt practices in the corporate sector.
Strategy Design for Directors is a one-day program designed for Government Directors that will help them appreciate, learn, and use the strategy map, the balanced scorecard, and the process techniques for setting the right strategic direction along with a scorecard for performance management.
ICD offers continuing director education for members of the board and key executives. Through customized in-depth lectures, case studies and structured learning experiences facilitated by faculty recognized for their expertise, ICD’s seminars aim to professionalize the practice of corporate directorship – transcending from compliance to performance. Training is scheduled at your convenience, and complies with SEC Memorandum Circular 2, Series of 2015.
Family Business Governance, a two-day seminar for family members, directors, key officers and other stakeholders of family businesses. The seminar consists of the following modules: Introduction to Corporate Governance, Family Business Governance Framework, Family Enterprise Development and Board Evolution, Succession Planning, and Family Protocols.
Covering the core oversight functions of Audit with special emphasis on the requirements of publicly-listed companies, Enhancing Audit Committee Effectiveness (Essentials) aims to enable Audit Committee members to effectively meet the demands of their important role in helping the corporation achieve its overall objectives. Participants will learn leading practices through lectures and case discussions that also promote interaction and network building.
StEP Masters focuses on the tools of execution for consistent and sustained performance. It is a developmental workshop aimed to capacitate the participants on what to do next after the strategy is designed. The takeaways from the workshop will enable the organization to embed a culture of execution in their organization.
The Finance for Directors - Module I and II is a one-day training on Finance and Accounting that provides directors and senior executives the ability to quickly interpret and assess a company’s financial condition, a skill that helps drive board decisions. It is a known and proven fact that financial competence is the link to corporate success. As such, Philippine regulatory agencies, SEC, BSP, PSE and DOF have all required financial literacy for Board Directors of financial and publicly listed institutions.
"My experience at ICD in both the introductory course and the weeklong PDP course was first rate. Instructors were engaging, interesting and knowledgeable. I found the application of these governance issues to the Philippine marketplace especially insightful; garnered through some excellent case studies and interactions with fellow students from a cross section of both the business community and government. I have been able to take this experience back to my board and apply what I've learned to good effect. An excellent experience!"David F. Murchison
Asian Development Bank
"The Corporate Governance Orientation is definitely a necessary session for officers and would-be officers to attend and actively participate in. The discussions are relevant and thought-provoking. I recommend this to anyone who would like to drive their companies to the next level of governance, and would like to make their business models more sustainable and resilient in these changing and challenging times."Necy Santiago
Head, Treasury and Strategic Sourcing
Philippine American Life & General Insurance Company
"As an estate planning practitioner, I learned new insights from the (Family Business Governance) seminar and workshop conducted by very competent and experienced speakers. I highly recommend this to family business owners who desire to have continuity of their business from one generation to another. Being able to develop a good family business governance will certainly pave the way to the fruition of a more harmonious family relationship and sustainable intergenerational family business. And such is the true legacy that a family can pass on from generation to generation thereby contributing favorably to nation-building."Atty. Marichu Y. Phua