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The International Compliance Association is the leading professional body for compliance professionals globally with headquarters in the UK and regional offices in Singapore, Dubai, Malaysia and Hong Kong View Courses Learn More

The ICA works alongside large corporate institutions and Regulators to deliver world class accredited training. Their qualifications are relevant, practical and globally informed which gives you a competitive edge. ICA qualifications are awarded in association with the University of Manchester.

The ICA is committed to increasing the knowledge and skills of regulatory and financial crime compliance professionals across the globe. As a regional partner for the ICA, Navigate Compliance is committed to enabling the ICA’s strategy by making regulatory training accessible and affordable while solving for the needs and challenges of learners and organisations across Africa.

As a dedicated regional partner for the ICA, we have negotiated preferential rates for the region and will assist you in your study journey.

Our tuition workshops are practical, interactive and engaging. Where possible, our facilitators will incorporate in-country legislation and best practices as well as provide you with supplementary study material that are specific to the Southern and Eastern African regions. Although these are non-examinable, it will assist you in applying the subject content to your respective region.

 Since 2001, they have enhanced the knowledge, skills and behaviour of over 140,000 professionals in 152 countries either through their internationally recognised portfolio of professional qualifications (awarded in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, the University of Manchester, UK) or through accredited in-company training.

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Our Courses

Important information

  1. Continuous Learning Hub. Subscribe to the Africa Compliance Exchange where you can access CPD content, soft skills training, hot topic awareness session, personalized coaching and development sessions, psychometric assessments, and much more.
  2. ICA Qualifications. ICA Qualifications are globally recognized and are awarded in association with Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester.
  3. ICA In-House. We partner with you to design and deliver learning solutions that have a positive impact on your teams’ confidence and ability, your risk management approach and your competitive advantage. We work with tier-one banks and other financial services; regulators and government agencies; bettings and gaming firms; the oil and energy sectors; telecommunications and others.
  4.  ICA Audit. ICA Audit provides your company with Management System Certifications map to ISO standards. It is suitable for any regulated organisation looking to identify risks with the management systems to enhance their compliance management processes.

ICA learners apply their knowledge and skills in a wide range of positions throughout the compliance profession. They are distinguished by their commitment to excellence and are sought after by employers globally.  They are valued by employers for their global mind-set and expert knowledge.

Elevate your career by studying towards an ICA qualification awarded in association with the Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester. 

The March intake promises to be insightful and comprises of the following – 

  • Certificate courses for interns, graduates and entry level staff 
  • Specialist certificate courses covering a wide range of compliance subject areas
  • 50% discount on the Specialist certificate in Anti-corruption and correspondent banking 
  • Advanced certificate courses for intermediate staff members
  • Diploma courses for senior compliance officers and managers 
  • Enrol for our exclusive Development Program in Financial Crime Compliance

ICA learners apply their knowledge and skills in a wide range of positions throughout the compliance profession. They are distinguished by their commitment to excellence and are sought after by employers globally. They are valued by employers for their global mind-set and expert knowledge.

A compulsory annual membership fee will be levied to your invoice. The membership fee has been discounted for the region.

Being a member of the ICA not only helps you to remain at the forefront of your profession but also provides resources to help you manage your ongoing career. We provide knowledge, guidance, information and practical skills to continually improve your personal capability as well as your firm’s performance, so that you are better placed to face challenges now and in the future. To view the membership levels and benefits, please click on the link below –


  • Tuition workshops are customised for the region and includes, where possible, in-country and international legislation and best practices
  • ICA CPD Centre includes courses specific to the region
  • Access to regional in-company CPD workshops based on current and emerging themes
  • Access to annual conferences in South Africa focusing on emerging global risks and trends at discounted rates
  • Dedicated regional partner who will facilitate all tuition workshops and assist you in your study journey
  • Access to credit-based development programmes for junior to intermediate staff members
  • Access to a globally informed and qualified team of regulatory specialists
  • Costing model is tiered to the African market

For organisations, the ICA courses and CPD workshops can be incorporated into existing induction and employee development programmes and can be customised according to your needs.

At present, we have a manual customised application process which allows both the ICA and Navigate to be involved in the process.

Step 1: Make your selection

Browse the courses on offer and select the course/s that best meets your needs and career objectives.

Step 2: Complete and submit the manual application form

Click here to download the application for

Step 3:  An invoice will be issued by the ICA

To simplify matters, we have requested that all courses be quoted in Pounds and payment made directly to the ICA

Step 4: Await your welcome pack

Once the application has been processed and payment made, the ICA will send you a welcome pack which provides details on the course and learner portal.

Step 5: Start your study journey

The learner portal is an interactive platform where you can access your study material, assignment and assessment questions as well as have discussions with your tutor and other learners. Workshop dates will be communicated to you before the intake closure date. Workshops may be facilitated online or face to face.

Note on COVID 19: All tuition workshops will be facilitated online.

General Regional Enquiries: info@navcompliance.co.za

ICA Website: https://www.int-comp.org/

Membership Enquiries: membership@int-comp.org or +44(0)121 362 7747

Student Services: studentservices@int-comp.org or +44(0)121 362 7534

Navigate Compliance is a South African based training and advisory firm with a keen focus on regulatory compliance. It was established in 2016 with the purpose of providing customised and cost-effective advisory and training solutions to clients across different sectors and regions. Navigate is a training partner for professional bodies and private higher educational institutions in Southern Africa and is the regional training partner for the International Compliance Association. Through this partnership, we will deliver credit-based regulatory qualifications and CPD training to the Southern and Eastern African regions.

Navigate consists of a team of professionals with expertise in regulatory risk across different sectors and regions. We provide advisory support to institutions across Africa and Europe and hold training workshops across the globe through our collaborative training partners in the UK, USA and UAE.

Our hand-picked ICA facilitation team comprises of individuals who have held senior to executive level positions in regulatory risk, are subject matter experts who are multi-qualified and certified in their respective fields. Most importantly, the team members are passionate about developing and upskilling individuals.