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Foundations of Risk Management

Starts 31st October

Course Details

Tackle the risks of business today.

Risk surrounds us daily, both personally and in our workplaces. In today’s competitive, dynamic and changing environment it is imperative that individuals and organisations learn how to manage different types of risk, and have the appropriate processes, structure and governance to detect and deter them.

Understand the fundamentals of risk management and how to identify and handle any key challenges in your organisation. This 8-week online course will teach you how to apply risk language, build a meaningful risk framework, analyse different risk strategies, and adopt the best risk mitigation approach for your business.

What will I learn?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be equipped to: 

  • Develop a relevant risk framework that identifies the roles and responsibilities, policies and appropriate governance structures.
  • Assess risk reports in risk management.
  • Compare various risk identification techniques and apply them to the business context.
  • Assess how risk management can be used to both maximise opportunities and minimise threats.

Course breakdown

  • Welcome to your online course
  • Module one: Introduction to Risk Management
  • Module two: Risk Management Perspectives, Approaches and Processes
  • Module three: Risk Management
  • Module four: Risk Mitigation
  • Module five: Communicating Risk
  • Module six: Risk Governance 
  • Final Assessment

Is this right for me?

This course is ideal for individuals interested in pursuing a career in risk management, employees who want to improve their risk management abilities, as well as managers responsible for detecting potential risks and devising effective risk management strategies for their companies.

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Course details

Foundations of Risk Management

Registrations Close:

28 October 2022

Start Date:

31 October 2022


8 weeks


4 - 6 hours