Introduction to Risk Management

This course lays the foundation for an understanding business risk. It examines the topic of risk, places it in an historical context, views it from the perspective of business, and takes a detailed look at how corporate-wide risk management is faring today, and what can be done to improve it.

Introduction to Risk Management

Course Description

Risk has been the mainspring of commerce for centuries. Managing risks to achieve economic gain and avoid economic loss is just as essential for corporate CEOs in the 21st century as it was for Venetian merchants in the 15th century. However, in an increasingly competitive and complex world, the effective management of risk has now become an essential skill for all levels within a business. Defects in risk management practices are causing losses amounting to billions of dollars. International public accounting firms are strongly advising businesses to return to the basics of risk and risk management. This course lays the foundation for an understanding of business risk. It examines the topic of risk, places it in an historical context, views it from the perspective of business, and takes a detailed look at how corporate-wide ris... Read More »

Risk has been the mainspring of commerce for centuries. Managing risks to achieve economic gain and avoid economic loss is just as essential for corporate CEOs in the 21st century as it was for Venetian merchants in the 15th century. However, in an increasingly competitive and complex world, the effective management of risk has now become an essential skill for all levels within a business.

Defects in risk management practices are causing losses amounting to billions of dollars. International public accounting firms are strongly advising businesses to return to the basics of risk and risk management. This course lays the foundation for an understanding of business risk. It examines the topic of risk, places it in an historical context, views it from the perspective of business, and takes a detailed look at how corporate-wide risk management is faring today, and what can be done to improve it.

 

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Course Outcomes:
  • The foundation for understanding business risk
  • The topic of risk & it’s place in historical context
  • Views from perspective business
  • How corporate-wide risk management is fairing today
  • What can be done to improve it
Course Details:

Target Audience

Those who wish to develop a solid foundation for understanding business risk or refresh their existing knowledge.
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certificate of Completion

Format of Certification

Digital

Course Outline

The nature and history of risk, and how significant risk has been, and continues to be, to business today.
Risk terminology and how the terms relate to each other.
Different aspects of risk and how it can impact an organization.
The discipline of risk management, and why it is becoming more important to business, more than ever before, and an integral component of corporate governance.

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