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Certificate of Risk Analysis and Planning


Course Outline and Topics

Course Overview

Every business decision you make carries risk, which makes risk management training and processes essential to guiding important business decisions.

The Certificate of Risk Analysis and Planning is an online professional development program that will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to analyse and plan for risk.

In this online risk management course you will discover a range of risk analysis methods and strategies and learn how to plan for, control and review risks using risk management tools and techniques.

You will also learn how to identify risks, assess the impact and consequence of risks and develop an action plan for a business.

On completion of this course you will feel confident to manage risk and reduce the impact of any unexpected events to a business or organisation.

Course Structure

Unit 1 - Manage risk

  • Establish risk context
  • Risk management strategy
  • Reviewing processes
  • Corporate governance
  • Risk capacity
  • Strategies
  • Stakeholders
  • Goals and objectives
  • Success factors
  • Key Results Areas (KRAs)
  • Identify risks
  • Consultants
  • Market research
  • Process mapping
  • Force field analysis
  • Check sheets
  • Analyse risks
  • Risk treatments
  • Develop action plans
  • Business continuity planning
  • Contingency planning
  • Audits

Unit 2 - Identify risk and apply risk management processes

  • Nature of risk
  • Identification procedures
  • Develop questionnaires
  • Simulations
  • Policies and procedures
  • Evaluate risks
  • Suppliers / supply chain
  • Responsibilities
  • Risk categorisation
  • Fault tree analysis
  • Econometric models
  • Data documentation
  • Impact analysis
  • Contingency plans
  • Benchmarking
  • Control measures
  • Eliminate hazards
  • Monitor effectiveness
  • Testing
  • Improvement plans
  • Collect performance data
  • Feedback data


Written assignments and exercises, including short-answer questions, reports/essays and projects. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment.


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Certificate Course



  • Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
  • Improve your employment opportunities;
  • Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
  • High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
  • No entry requirements;
  • All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
  • Unlimited tutor support;
  • Easy to understand course content;
  • 12 months’ access. Free extensions may be available upon application.
  • Certificate of Attainment/Completion issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
  • Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
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Professional Development For:

  • Business Managers
  • Project Managers


  • Includes 12 months access
  • Full up-front payment only