ACCA P1 - Governance, Risk & Ethics



This is the tenth course in the ACCA Qualification and falls under the Essential Module of the Professional Level. This course will enable you to apply knowledge, skills and exercise professional judgement when carrying out the role of an accountant relating to governance, internal control, compliance, and the management of risk within an organisation.


Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Entrance requirement

The completion of the Fundamentals Level.


This course can be completed in 3- 6 months


•Definition of governance and its function in management

•Control of organisations and resources

•Evaluation of governance, risk and ethic’s role in internal control, review and compliance.

•Role of accountant in identifying and assessing risk

•Role of accountant in controlling and reducing risk

•Application of professional values and judgement through an ethical framework that is in the best interest of society and the profession


This course consists of a three hour paper-based exam which you can sit in June and December. A maximum of four courses can be taken per exam sitting. You will need to obtain 50% per exam in order to pass.


This course is a part of the ACCA Qualification. At the end of this course you will be awarded a SACOB certificate of completion.


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