CPEs: 24
Level: Intermediate
Tuition: £3,495.00
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NEW ESG and Risk Management For Corporates CORP022

Location: UK EU MENA GCC Time Zones

First Date: Feb 14 - 16 2024

Duration: 3 days

Programme Director: Yiannos Ashiotis

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Venue Details

Experience the highly-interactive expert-led social learning through Virtual Classroom via Cisco WebEx from Risk Reward.

All our 2024 Live, onsite and Virtual Classroom events feature shared (or discrete) live chat between delegates and the expert, participate in topical surveys, polling questions, group exercises and case studies for a tried -and- true engaging and gratifying learning experience.

Need to bring this course in-house, anywhere in your business network, face to face or even 1:1? Simply contact us for significant cost savings, any type of delivery formats and  dates to meet your specific requirements.

"“This is an excellent class. After our risk management implementation review project this training achieved our company-wide awareness goals.”"
Head of Risk, EU Agency, Brussels
Agenda Highlights

Session 1: the Background of ESG and Risk Management
Session 2: What does ESG mean for an organisation?
Session 3: ESG and Risk Management
Session 4: Environment Risks and Mitigation
Session 5: Social Risks and Mitigation

Session 6: Governance and Risk
Session 7: ESG Risk Management
Session 8: Strategy and ESG
Session 9: Engagement and ESG
Session 10: Future Trends & 2030

"“I was delighted with the training received. My needs in this area were well met and my host and the firm’s facilities were top class. I am very satisfied with the nal outcome.”"
Compliance officer, Saudi Industrial

All eyes are currently on ESG and its role within risk management, especially how the importance of governance and the impact of ESG matters to an organisation.

Led by an internationally experienced multidisciplinary risk, accountancy and audit expert with extensive public and financial services  sector expertise, this course explores the expectations of corporate stakeholders and the reporting obligations, seeing how these are developing and identifying successful actions that are being taken by firms to meet these challenges.

"The seminar would be useful and relevant to my colleagues' work at Risk reporting department as well."
Senior Risk Manager, National Oil and Gas industrial, GCC
Who Should Attend

The ESG Officer, ESG Manager and ESG Impact Analyst roles and all senior management and staff within an organsiation with an interest or an obligation to implement or manage ESG frameworks, policies and protocols and monitoring and recent delegates including those from internal audit, legal, IT, operations, HR, management accounting and risk monitoring and reporting software vendors.

Additional Course Information

What Does It Cover?

Driven by up-to-the-minute data, case studies and best practise, this course features what other  firms are doing well, changes in reporting, the role of senior management, due diligence, risk management policies, governance structures, who ‘owns’ ESG in the organisation?, detailed environmental risks and mitigation, detailed social risks and mitigation, governance issues around conduct risk, reputational and enterprise risk, preparing the risk register, reporting and monitoring and much more.


  • What is ESG?
  • The background to ESG risk management
  • The key elements:
    • Environment
    • Social
    • Governance
  • Current trends and impacts
  • Changes to corporate reporting
  • Success examples

What does ESG mean for an organisation? 

  • The stakeholder view
  • ESG and sustainable finance
  • ESG risk management – what really matters?
  • Organisational requirements
  • Senior management controls
  • Operating requirements
  • Due diligence
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Risk management policies
  • Case studies showing their implementation

ESG and Risk Management

  • Role of risk management with ESG
  • Governance structures
  • Risk appetite statement
  • ESG risk ownership
  • RCSA and sustainability
  • Compliance and reporting

Environment Risks and Mitigation

  • Climate change
  • Use of water and marine resources
  • Circular economy
  • Waste reduction
  • Pollution prevention
  • Ecosystem protection
  • Examples where this has made a difference 

Social Risks and Mitigation

  • Key social risks
  • Equality
  • Social cohesion
  • Social integration
  • Labour management
  • Good and bad

Governance and Risk

  • Sound management structures
  • Employee relations
  • Remuneration structures
  • Tax transparency
  • Conduct risk
  • Reputational risk
  • Enterprise risk and ESG

ESG Risk Management

  • Risk appetite framework for ESG
  • ESG Risk policies and procedures
  • ESG Risk register
  • ESG compliance obligations
  • ESG metrics

Strategy and ESG

  • Changing strategies with ESG
  • Understanding the impacts of climate change
  • Analysing business impacts
  • Considering third parties and critical suppliers
  • Critical considerations

Engagement and ESG

  • Influencing corporate behaviour
  • Promoting engagement
  • Impact investing
  • Reporting requirements and MI
  • Governance metrics
  • Examples of good engagement practice  

Change is Coming?

  • Future obligations
  • Future trends and expectations
  • The 2030 organisation







Learning Objectives

Delegates will achieve a thorough understanding of specialist technical and behavioural knowledge of ESG risk management and its application and impacts on an organisation including

• ESG Risk drivers
• Environment risks and mitigation
• Social risks and impacts
• Governance of ESG
• Reporting trends for ESG
• The impact of ESG on strategy

All delegates who complete the course will receive a Certificate in ESG Risk Management for Corporates, and should you require a demonstration of competency a 20-question/multiple choice answer, fully remotely invigilated assessment, with results report and a resit is available at no additional cost when requested at time of booking.

Social Learning & Methods

Highly interactive expert-led intensive presentation, Q&A, group real-time in-depth case studies, regulation and discussion supported by key principles and theory. The virtual learning platform uses safe, industry preferred encrypted Cisco WebEx to optimize live face-to-face visual interaction, discrete chat, for polling and quizzes.

(An invitation via email with access link is included for all participants.)


NEW ESG and Risk Management For Corporates

Course Fee

Apply 10% discount code RISK10 by December 15, 2023 at check-out

Course Fee (per person):
GBP £3,495.00 (+ UK VAT when applicable)

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