Every organisation – even small ones – can use risk management strategies and tools to protect vital assets.  This course will lead you to a greater understanding of monitoring, assessing and managing risk.

Every organisation faces uncertainty and risk.  Very few operate in a risk-free environment.  From uncertainty about economic indicators to concerns about safety and the organisation’s ability to retain client support, managing a range of risks is required for both survival and success.

Every organisation – even small ones – can use risk management strategies and tools to protect vital assets.  This course will lead you to a greater understanding of monitoring, assessing and managing risk.  (Based on SAQA ID 252025, NQF Level 5)

Course Outcomes:

By attending this course, delegates will be able to:

  • Explain the concept of risk with reference to accepted theory and practice
  • Explain the role of organisational policies and procedures in relation to risk management
  • Identify and document potential risk factors for critical processes
  • Determine the priorities resulting from the impact analysis and document it for implementation in the event of the risk materialising
  • Develop and document contingency plans in accordance with the entity’s policies and procedures
  • Test contingency plans in accordance with the entity’s risk management procedures
  • Document recommendations on improvements to the contingency plan
  • Revise contingency plans to incorporate recommendations from the testing in accordance with the entity’s policies and procedures
Course Outline:
  • Module 1:  Understand Potential Risk
  • Module 2:  Identify Potential Risks and Assess Impact In A Unit
  • Module 3:  Develop Contingency Plans for Managing Risk
  • Module 4:  Test and Revise Contingency Plans
Post Course Assistance:

“Contact the Coach” – Learning for Business Results

Raising the Standards offers a continued learning relationship providing free access to post course support to embed the knowledge gained. Our advisors are subject matter experts in each area of specialisation.

Delegates can “Contact the Coach” for support, information or assistance with additional questions regarding the application of theory covered during the course.

Need to roll out training for a group in your organisation and worried about the cost?

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