Certified Corporate Governance Expert. Get Certified

In today's rapidly changing business landscape, effective corporate governance is more important than ever. That's why we're proud to offer our Certified Corporate Governance Expert program. Our CCGE program provides a comprehensive understanding of corporate governance principles and practices, as well as the skills and knowledge needed to ensure the highest level of corporate responsibility and ethical behavior. You will master the main reasons for the downfall of the world's largest companies and how you can avoid them through recognized good governance practices

Format: Multiple choice
Language: English / French
Passing Score: 70%
Renewal: After 3 years
Duration: 60minutes
Exam mode: online & proctored based
Questions: 50

Learning System

CCGE Self-Study Exam Prep

$ 499.99
  • Personalized digital books (Newest edition)
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exam, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included)
  • CCGE Exam Content Manual (ECM)
  • Hours of pre-recorded video courses
  • Study tips and exam techniques
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GECB CCGE Certification Exams

$ 249.99
  • Your Exam is online and proctored based
  • Use a webcam and a reliable internet connection
  • Take your exam anywhere and anytime
  • Get results immediately
  • Receive your digital badge and share your achievement instantly
  • Use your premium certification right away
  • Access our certification registry anytime for online verification
  • You pay no additional costs for 3 years


CCGE Learning System + Exam + 2nd Chance Exam with Membership

$ 649.99
  • CCGE Learning System and exam voucher
  • 2nd Chance Exam (restrictions apply)
  • Digital books, online quizzes and test with immediate feedback
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exams, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included
  • CCGE Exam Content Manual (ECM)
  • Hours of pre-recorded video courses
  • A digital badge and premium certificate
  • Up to 3 years of certification validity (Renewable)


Certified Corporate Governance Expert (CCGE) is a professional certification program that is designed to provide senior level officials with a comprehensive understanding of corporate governance principles and practices. The program is intended for individuals who are responsible for ensuring that their organization operates in an ethical, transparent, and compliant manner, and who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills in this area.

The CCGE certification program covers a wide range of topics, including governance structures, board and committee’s responsibilities, stakeholder engagement, and regulatory compliance. Participants will learn about the latest trends and best practices in corporate governance, and will be equipped with the tools and techniques necessary to implement effective governance frameworks within their organizations.

The CCGE certification is awarded to individuals who successfully complete the program and pass a comprehensive examination. The certification is internationally recognized and demonstrates to employers and peers that the holder has achieved a high level of expertise in corporate governance.

Overall, the CCGE certification program is ideal for individuals who are looking to advance their career in corporate governance, and for organizations that wish to enhance their governance practices and mitigate risk.

Why getting certified

Firstly, it can help you enhance your knowledge and skills in corporate governance, which is a crucial aspect of running a successful business. By gaining expertise in this field, you can effectively manage risks, ensure compliance with laws and regulations, and promote ethical behavior within your organization.

Secondly, having a CCGE certification can help you stand out in the job market and advance your career. Many companies prefer to hire candidates with relevant certifications, as it demonstrates their commitment to their profession and their willingness to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices.

Thirdly, obtaining a CCGE certification can also help you build a professional network with other corporate governance experts. This network can provide you with valuable insights and opportunities to collaborate with other professionals in your field.

Overall, becoming a Certified Corporate Governance Expert (CCGE) can help you improve your skills and knowledge, advance your career, and build a professional network, making it a valuable investment for anyone interested in corporate governance.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for the Certified Corporate Governance Expert (CCGE) certification program, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  2. At least 3 years of experience in a corporate governance role or a related field such as law, control, or auditing.
  3. Successful completion of an accredited corporate governance training program.
  4. Passing score on the CCGE certification exam.

Pre requisite

  • Being a CSMS (Certified Strategic Management Specialist)
  • Three years of practical experience in a governance, management, audit, assessment or related roles is required
  • Completion of an E-Course is not mandatory from GECB portal, but we highly recommend doing the E-Course as maximum number of questions are drawn from the E-Course in the actual exam.

Application and exam

  • Step 1: Determine your eligibility
  • Step 2: Choose your learning option
  • Step 2: Purchase your CCGE bundle
  • Step 3: Receive your personalized manual and study it deeply
  • Step 4: Schedule your exam (day and time)
  • Step 5: Get certified in case of successful completion
  • Step 6: Receive your digital badge and premium certificate suitable for framing
  • Step 7: Check your certification status at any time on the GECB website


Each GECB certificate is valid for three (3) years. For your certification to remain active in our registry, you must simply demonstrate minimum Continuing Professional Education (CPEs) or development and pay the required recertification fees (149 USD for 3 years). A new premium digital certificate is then issued by our Global Certification Board.


Section 1 Introduction to Corporate Governance
Section 2 Corporate Governance Models
Section 3 Board of Directors and Leadership
Section 4 Corporate Governance Practices
Section 5 Ethics and Culture
Section 6 Shareholders and Investor Relations
Section 7 Executive Compensation and Incentives
Section 8 Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Compliance
Section 9 Corporate social responsibility and sustainability
Section 10 International Corporate Governance Practices

Learning options for any study style


Ideal for self-starters and those with unpredictable schedules. The self-study option means you can learn on your own anytime, day or night — whatever best accommodates your schedule. The Learning System includes both digital books and access to an online, interactive platform. Contact us.



Ideal for individuals who prefer a structured study environment. Instructor-led classes are offered by approved GECB partners worldwide. These traditional classes combine the Learning System with the guidance of a GECB-recognized instructor and provide valuable peer discussion and networking. Contact us.



Ideal for those who want instructor support but can’t attend classes at a set time. Instructor-supported online classes are offered either through pre-recorded video courses or personalized assistance. You may be assigned one instructor for the duration of your program, but there is no required meeting time, so you can complete assignments on your own schedule. Contact us.


Corporate and group

Ideal for small and large groups for self-study or instructor-led classes. We’ll help you organize groups of self-study or instructor-led classes virtually. Whether participants are local to one site or geographically dispersed, structured learning and online group reporting will help track progress and optimize your training investment. Contact us.