PECB Certified Risk Manager

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Date(s) - 16/08/2017 - 18/08/2017
08:00 - 16:00



Mastering Risk Assessment and Optimal Risk Management based on ISO 31000 and ISO/IEC 31010

In this three-day intensive course participants develop the competence to master a model for implementing risk management processes throughout their organization using the ISO 31000:2009 standard as a reference framework. Based on practical exercises, participants acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to perform an optimal risk assessment and manage risks in time by being familiar with their life cycle. During this training, we will present the ISO 31000 general risk management standard, the process model it recommends, and how companies may use the standard. This training is also fully compatible with IEC/ISO 31010 which supports ISO 31000 by providing guidance for risk assessment.

Who should attend?
Risk managers
Business Process Owners
Business Finance Managers
Business Risk Managers
Regulatory Compliance Managers
Project Management
Persons responsible for information security or conformity within an organization.

Learning objectives
To understand the concepts, approaches, methods, tools and techniques allowing an effective risk management according to ISO 31000 and IEC/ISO 31010
To understand the relationship between the risk management and the compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of an organization
To acquire the competence to implement, maintain and manage an ongoing risk management program according to ISO 31000
To acquire the competence to effectively advise organizations on the best practices in risk management

Course Agenda
Day 1: Introduction to the Risk Management framework according to ISO 31000
Concepts and definitions related to Risk Management
Risk Management standards, frameworks and methodologies
Implementation of a Risk Management framework
Understanding an organization and its context
Day 2: Risk identification and assessment, risk evaluation, treatment, acceptance, communication and surveillance according to ISO 31000
Risk identification
Risk analysis and risk evaluation
Risk treatment
Risk acceptance and residual risk management
Risk communication and consultation
Risk monitoring and review
Day 3: Risk assessment methodologies according to ISO 31000 and Certification Exam
Presentation of risk assessment methodologies
Certification Exam
Knowledge on Risk Management is preferred.

Educational approach
This training is based on both, theory and practice:
– Sessions of lectures illustrated with examples based on real cases
– Practical exercises
– Review exercises to assist the exam preparation
– Practice test similar to the certification exam
To benefit from the practical exercises, the number of training participants is limited

Examination and Certification
The “Certified ISO 31000 Risk Manager” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:
– Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts in risk management
– Domain 2: Risk management program
– Domain 3: Risk assessment
– Domain 4: Risk treatment
– Domain 5: Risk communication, monitoring and improvement

The “Certified ISO 31000 Risk Manager” exam is available in different languages (the complete list of languages can be found in the examination application form)
Duration: 2 hours
For more information about the exam, refer to the PECB section on ISO 31000 Risk Manager Exams
After successfully completing the “ISO 31000 Risk Manager” exam, participants can apply for the credentials of Certified ISO 31000 Provisional Risk Manager or Certified ISO 31000 Risk Manager, depending on their level of experience.
A certificate will be issued to the participants who successfully pass the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to the selected credential
For more information about the ISO 31000 certifications and PECB certification process, refer to the PECB section on ISO 31000 Risk Manager Certifications

General information
Exam and certification fees are included in the training price
A student manual containing over 350 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed to the participants
A participation certificate of 21 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to the participants
In case of failure of an exam, the participants are allowed to retake the exam for free under certain conditions.
ISO 31000 and IEC/ISO 31010 provide guidance for risk management to which organizations cannot get certified against


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