Operational Risk Management

Understand how to identify and assess operational risk while learning how to implement a reliable risk management strategy.

  • Industry relevant

  • Fully online
  • Self-paced learning

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What you will learn about

  • Unit 1: Introduction to Risk Management

  • Unit 2: Risk Management Framework

  • Unit 3: Operational Risk Management Structure

  • Unit 4: Risk Management Process

Description

In an increasingly volatile (VUCA) world, identifying and assessing risk, and the ability to implement a reliable risk management strategy is critical.

This short course focuses on operational risk management and covers the ISO 31000 – International Standards of Operational Risk Management, as well as risk identification, evaluation, control, mitigation, financing, monitoring and reporting. You will walk away with competencies in risk management that will equip you to identify and manage internal and external risk exposures within any organisation.

Course summary

  • Duration: 6 months

  • Mode: Fully Online

  • Pace: Recommended 8h/week

  • Assessments: Graded
  • Study Plan: Included

  • Course Type: Self-paced

The self-paced course mode means you choose when to start and how much time you have available to learn. We provide you with a structured learning path that sets out the recommended pace of learning and is aligned with the content release schedule on our virtual campus. Your course units are released on a study schedule over the course term. Responsive academic support is provided by qualified lecturers via email. The course consists of various units and all the formative assessments are completed online at different intervals. Your final online summative assessment is at the end of the course and is the final step before you are eligible for certification.

This course in Operational Risk Management is specifically designed for middle and senior managers from a variety of industries who are looking to upskill themselves on the potential areas of risk within their departments or organisations. The course is aimed at providing a comprehensive understanding of risk management, helping managers to identify and mitigate risks that can impact business decisions, profitability, and overall success.

In addition to being relevant for managers, this course is also a valuable resource for business owners. By gaining a solid understanding of risk and its potential impact on their operations, business owners can make informed decisions that help ensure the long-term success and stability of their companies. Whether you’re looking to improve your risk management skills for personal or professional reasons, this online course offers an engaging and practical learning experience that is designed to help you achieve your goals.

Upon successful completion of this course you should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of the concept of Risk Management, define organisational risks, categorise them and analyse the impact factors;
  2. Explain the importance of a risk management framework in terms of risk governance; a risk management culture, and an integrated organisational and risk management strategy;
  3. Outline the importance of an effective operational risk management structure; and
  4. Explain the components of a typical operational risk management process and its practical implementation.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be equipped to pursue a range of exciting careers such as:

  • Risk and Compliance Officer
  • Facilities and Risk Officer
  • Enterprise Risk Officer
  • Project Quality and Risk Manager
  • Facilities and Risk Manager
  • Compliance Manager
  • Regulatory Risk Specialist
  • Risk Officer
  • Risk Manager
  • Managers at various levels in an organisation
  • Small business owners
  • Employees in profit and non-profit organisations as well as government institutions

R5,988

Pay as little as R499* / monthly

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This course includes:

  • Interactive content and on-demand video

  • Downloadable resources

  • Digital Certificate

 

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Course requirements

  • At least 18 years of age
  • An active email account with a valid email address (that belongs to you)

Recommended

  • Minimum Grade 10
  • Basic digital literacy
  • Ability to read and write in English

To register for your course you need to complete the online registration process successfully and pay using one of our payment methods.

Fees payable upon registration will differ depending on the payment option you choose. A minimum amount must be paid upfront if a payment plan is chosen. A payment plan allows you to pay the course fee, over a fixed term, in interest-free instalments.

Your registration and course access is only complete once payment is received either in full or the minimum amount outlined in your payment plan.

Your course access is only available if your account is up to date with your payments or if you have paid the full course fees. If you need to reactivate your course, just make payment using our various payment options or call us for support.

Computer literacy: 

  • Good understanding of web navigation
  • Understanding of email usage
  • An active email account (that belongs to you)

Hardware: 

  • A PC, Tablet or Smartphone

Connectivity & recommended data:

  • Access to a reliable internet connection
  • At least 1GB of data per month
 
 

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Celebrate your achievement with a personalised certificate

Validate the skills and knowledge you have gained with a personalised digital certificate. Grow your skills and get recognised. To get certified all you need to do is:

  • Meet the assessment requirements outlined in the course

  • Settle your course fees

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