Compliance & Risk Management 101 Course



Introduction to compliance and risks

About the certificate

This workshop is designed to help professionals who may be new to their role understand the fundamentals of compliance and risk functions and take away skills that can immediately be applied to the work place and help participants move forward confidently in their role. It is also for those who are new to the GRC field, HR/learning development professionals looking for an induction program for new staff or for any other professional looking to understand what the profession is about.

This workshop can be attended as a FULL day or HALF day workshop

Topics Addressed

  • The role of the compliance officer: responsibilities, relationships and fit in an organisation
  • The Australian/New Zealand Standard ISO 37301 standard for compliance:What it is & how to use it?
  • Legal issues for compliance professionals: When to get advice and what to do with it
  • Understanding corporate governance: How its quality can affect an organisation
  • The role of risk management: How it can work in organisations
  • The ISO 31000: 2009 International Standard for Risk: What it is and how to use it
  • Understanding terminology and references used in risk management
  • Reporting and risk management: Who, what, when, how?
There is no pre-reading required for this course.

In-House Training

This workshop can be tailored to suit the requirements, processes and key issues within your organisation. For further information please contact the GRC Institute on +61 2 9290 1788 or email


  • "Excellent source of information and references going forward. Thank you."
  • "Case studies were very useful as brought issues to light."
  • "Very knowledgeable speakers and supporting documents provided."
  • "Very helpful, extremely well organised and presented."



Places are strictly limited so register today to secure your spot!

For further information, please contact the GRC Institute team on +61 2 9290 1788 or via email at



Program Details

CPD Points

Please visit the GRCI events page for the list of dates and locations.

Two Half Days
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Half Day (Compliance)

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Half Day (Risk)
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Price (Includes GST)
Full Course
Members AU $660

Non-Members AU $980

Half Day
Members AU $330

Non-Members AU $490

NOTE: workshops held outside of Australia DO NOT incur GST. Accommodation and travel expenses are not covered by GRCI.

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Cancellation & Payment

Venues are confirmed when a minimum number of paid registrations are received. See here for further information.