Special Offer: Buy any two or three certifications for a 25% discount across all, and receive discounted pricing for groups of three or more. Contact us for details.
Why Should You Get Certified?
Stay Ahead of Regulatory Action
With the regulatory landscape constantly evolving around ESG and cybersecurity, get ahead by learning how to properly address the risks and opportunities.
Complete Further Education
Take advantage of a self-paced eLearning curriculum, allowing you to upskill around your day job at your own pace to close the skills gap in mission critical areas like ESG and cybersecurity.
Be Proactive and Responsive
Stakeholder demands around ESG and climate are ever-growing whilst cyber risk & strategy is an integral part of risk oversight. Respond proactively and responsibly to stay ahead of the curve.
Corporate leaders are pressured to meet the challenges and opportunities of climate change. The Diligent Climate Leadership Certificate Program prepares you to oversee climate risk and create sustainable growth strategies for your company.
- Exclusive curriculum developed with industry experts including Glass Lewis and the ESG & Impact Practice at Kirkland & Ellis LLP
- 8 courses featuring video panel recordings, curated readings and interactive exercises which take on an average 3 hours to complete
- Earn up to 23 hours Continuing Legal Education credits and 7.9 CPE credits
With the ever-expanding landscape of cybersecurity and cyber regulations, more is being demanded of board members to effectively oversee this mission-critical risk. Cybersecurity is no longer just an IT risk, it’s an enterprise-wide risk at the top of the board agenda. The Diligent Institute Cyber Risk & Strategy Certification gives you the essential knowledge and expertise to oversee cybersecurity.
- Curated in partnership with renowned subject matter experts
- 5 interactive eLearning courses featuring videos, curated readings and quizzes
- Access an interactive table top exercise and final comprehensive exam to put your knowledge to the test
With increased pressure from regulators, investors and shareholders, modern leaders are seeking education on ESG issues. The Diligent ESG Leadership Certificate Program in partnership with Competent Boards prepares you with the necessary skills and knowledge to address ESG challenges and opportunities.
- 12 interactive eLearning modules featuring videos and in-depth fireside chats with renowned global ESG experts, curated reading material and a comprehensive exam
- Complete the Certificate Program in as little as 12 weeks, or up to 12 months
- Address ESG skills gaps in the boardroom to meet stakeholder demands
Get More from Diligent Institute Certifications
Join monthly calls with expert speakers and open discussions with other participants
Receive VIP invitations to Diligent events to hear from experts and meet your peers
Participate in virtual discussions within the eLearning platform to share best practices
Obtain a verified digital credential badge issued through Credly that can be added to your LinkedIn profile
The Climate Leadership Certificate Program is eligible for up to 23 hours CLE credits and 7.9 CPE credits
Are discounts offered on these programs?We are pleased to offer discounts for group purchases. If you are registering five or more participants from your organization, please email [email protected] to discuss a discount.
How can I enroll?
Is there a fee to enroll?The fee to attend is $3,500 USD per person.
What are the terms and conditions?
What is the cancellation policy?If you are unable to attend the Program you registered for, you may cancel your registration by providing written notice to Diligent at [email protected]. If notice of cancellation in accordance with this section is received before access to the Diligent Certification Program is granted, Program fees will be refunded to you. You can view our cancellation and refund policy here.
When does the Certificate Program start and end?The Certificate Program is open now. Upon registration, you will be enrolled into the Diligent Academy, our eLearning platform. Courses will then be available for you to take at a time convenient to you. You can complete the Certificate in as little as six weeks, and you have access to the courses for 12 months. Each course requires approximately 2-3 hours to complete.
Who should enroll?The program is open to all corporate directors, executives and other modern leaders including governance, risk and compliance professionals. Previous registrants include Independent Directors, C-suite executives, Corporate Secretaries, General Counsels, internal audit, risk, compliance, ESG and HR professionals.