Graduate Diploma of Applied Risk Management and Corporate Governance

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The Graduate Diploma of Applied Risk Management and Corporate Governance is a unique offering in the risk and corporate governance education market. Become your organisation’s greatest asset for driving responsible risk and corporate governance performance. This accredited course draws from real cases and practical examples to give you hands-on knowledge and experience. You’ll learn the importance of risk management in effective governance, and how to implement best practice. Download the handbook for more information.

What's in it for you?

  • Take advantage of flexible learning – online, face-to-face or intensive study
  • Formalise your knowledge with a TEQSA-accredited qualification
  • Hear from industry-leading practitioners
  • Gain membership with Governance Institute
  • Become a nationally-recognised Risk and Governance Professional

Risk and Governance Professional

If you successfully complete our Graduate Diploma of Applied Risk Management and Corporate Governance, and become a member, you will be able to use the ‘Risk and Governance Professional’ designation. This designation offers national recognition for risk management practitioners.


Graduate Diploma of Applied Risk Management and Corporate Governance 
Risk and Compliance 
Advanced Risk Management 
Risk Management in Practice
Risk Management Project
Corporate Governance
One elective from below
Applied Corporate Law 
Public Law and Government
Corporate Accountability: Meetings and Disclosure
Public Sector Accountability and Transparency 

University recognition 

The Graduate Diploma of Applied Risk Management & Corporate Governance is recognised prior learning at the following universities and programs:

More information

For more information you can download the handbook, or contact us via email


What our graduates and members say

Maree Blake FGIA, Non-executive Director

A deep dive into risk management practice with global case studies, exposure to the most current thinking and relevant tools for day to day application. Very well worthwhile.

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