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Whistleblowing Directive: concrete impacts and road to compliance

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The financial sector is already familiar with whistleblowing. 

However, the Whistleblowing Directive is a game changer, both because of its very broad scope (which includes financial services, products and markets) and the requirements it imposes.

To help you find your way through these requirements, the speaker will present a very concrete and pragmatic “road to compliance”.

The objective of the course is for you to:

 

Level Expert
Learning format Live webinar

Total price *

Members: € 345
Non-members: € 380
Partners/ BZB: € 345
Incompany: tailor-made, prices on request

* Are you entitled to an allowance or subsidy?
* Price: service in the context of continuing professional training, exempt from VAT

CPD Hours Banking: 3h general
Insurances: 3h general
Consumer credit: 3h general
Mortgage credit: 3h general
Compliance: 3h

Continuing Professional Development

Available dates

15/03/2024 - 13:30u - 17:00u - Whistleblowing Directive: concrete impacts and road to compliance

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Please let us know you're interested in this training should there be no date available, the planned date does not suit you and/or this session is full. As soon as about 5 people are registered on the interest list, we will propose a new course date. Your registration on the interest list is free of charge and without any obligation.

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Target group

The training course can be followed by various target groups:

  • compliance;
  • legal;
  • HR.

Required prior knowledge

Expert level training: this training requires thorough prior knowledge of the subject.

Additional prior knowledge required: Basic knowledge relating to the functioning of any financial institution (governance, compliance, risks…).

Programme

CONTENT

  • Regulatory framework of the whistleblowing before the Directive
  • Why the Directive?
  • Overview of the provisions of the Directive
    • Entry into force, transposition and transitional period
    • Material scope of application
    • Personal scope of application
    • Key concepts
    • Internal reporting
    • External reporting
    • Public disclosure
    • Protection measures
  • Concrete impacts: a step-by-step road to compliance
  • Status of the Belgian law
  • Critical approach and prospects

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

  • Duration: ½ day of training (3 class hours)
  • Hours: 13:30 to 17:00 
  • Location: This training will be given online. 
  • Additional information: How do you start the webinar? You will receive a login and password by email to access our platform. In the platform you will find a link. By clicking on the scheduled date the webinar will start via Webex or Teams.
    To be granted CPD hours, it is important to enter your own name and surname, follow the entire training day and answer the questions suggested by the trainer. Do not follow the training with several people on the same PC.

Methodology

You follow a ‘Live webinar’ digitally in a group. It is ‘learning-apart-together’. At an agreed time, the teacher and participants log in to a video conference tool, each from his or her own location and with his or her own computer. Via this tool’s camera, microphone and chat function, there is an opportunity for interaction and feedback, both from the participants to the teacher and vice versa. The teaching material consists as a basis of a presentation via the MyFA learning platform, supplemented with various other items (such as digital syllabus, presentation, audiovisual fragments, etc.).



Training material

  • PowerPoint presentation (slides);
  • Live Video.

 

Teachers

Thomas Faelli
Compliance & audit