Enterprise Risk Management

Course Overview

Enterprise Risk Management aims to equip the participant with the necessary skills to be able to successfully manage strategic and operational risk in the organisation. This will be achieved by introducing a systematic approach to risk management that is backed up by practical guidelines and easy to use templates.


Learning Outcome

• Apply the concept of risk management in within the participant’s organisations through an understanding of the risks businesses are exposed to, how risk is triggered and the importance of managing these risks.
• Assess risks encountered through the organisational value chain and identify the potential impact of direct and indirect risks (cascading risk).
• Identify risks and issues facing the organisation and compile an issue and risk log.
• Calculate the expected monetary value of risks and assess the financial impact of identified risks.
• Complete the risk / opportunity assessment model.
• Develop issue resolution and risk mitigation strategies.
• Monitor and control the implementation of mitigation and resolution strategies.
• Develop a risk management plan for an organisation.

Course Content

• Defining and Cascading a risk and Defining risk management
• Risks organisations are exposed to
• The increasing importance of managing and Triggers of risks
• Risks along the value chain
• The Risk management process
• Risk Assessment
• Risk Response


Additional information

Qualification Type:

Certificate of Competence



Programme Type:

Category B Learnership

Programme ID:




NQF Level:

Level 5

Contact Days:

5 – 7 Learning hours per week, anytime, anywhere


Grade 12 Qualification

Training Options:

Distance Learning – Online

Minimum Learners Required:

One (1) on Distance Learning – Online

Who should attend:

This course is recommended for executives, managers, planners and analysts who would typically be part of the strategy development team.

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