DCP - Directors Compliance Programme

Course Description
This course is developed in collaboration with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) for the learning needs of directors of commercial companies and nonprofit organisations which are incorporated as Companies Limited by Guarantee (CLGs).

The course is focused on understanding the compliance requirements with the basic statutory provisions of the Companies Act and embodies the broader objective of developing and promoting strong corporate governance for companies in Singapore.
Course Objectives
  1. Discuss the duties and responsibilities of a director in Singapore.
  2. Provide a broad understanding of basic statutory requirements a director needs to comply with.
  3. Explain contents of basic financial statements and the need to keep accounting and other records.
Course Outline
  1. Office of a director, duties and responsibilities of directors and corporate governance.
  2. Basic statutory requirements under the Companies Act, registers and resolutions, filing of annual returns, role of the company secretary and closing down a company.
  3. Understanding financial statements and keeping of accounting and other records.
  4. Compliance from the regulator’s perspective.
Target Audience
Company directors.
Course Duration
4 hours (lunch provided).
Delivery Presentation and audience Q&A.
Cost $233 (excl. GST); $249.31 (incl. GST).


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