To develop knowledge, understanding and application of all key aspects related to demand guarantees. CSDG® is recognised worldwide as a benchmark of competence and expertise.
Who should participate?
Personnel whose day to day roles are involved in the preparation and processing of demand guarantee applications, amendments, and presentations of claims. These will be primarily those working in the Trade Services areas of international financial institutions. (There are no prerequisites)
CSDG® is a comprehensive course designed to enhance the knowledge and application skills of demand guarantee practitioners. It is achieved through private study primarily of a dedicated core text, the Guide to ICC Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees URDG 758, the complementary Study Guide to the text and also relative ICC rules.
Demand guarantee types including tender, performance and advance payment; indemnities and suretyships; scope of industry rules including URDG 758; roles and obligations of all parties to demand guarantees; risks, controls and mitigation; impact of external factors.
Guide to ICC Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees URDG 758 is an ICC publication. Its authors are Dr Georges Affaki and Professor Sir Roy Goode QC. The complementary Study Guide is written by Dr Georges Affaki.
Successful candidates will gain an in depth knowledge of demand guarantees. They will be able to use the designatory letters CSDG after their name.