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  • Awarded by 'EC-Council'
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  • 11Number of Modules
  • 35Guided Learning Hours
  • Official Exam Included


The Risk Management Approach and Practices course covers the main subject areas which include risk management framework, risk treatment and third-party risk management. The course will teach you how to delve deep into risk management and create an effective risk management programme. The focus of the course is to guide a Chief Information Security Officer to define a risk management approach and implement it in an IS programme. Learners will be introduced to common approaches and practices used by worldwide organisations.

The course is extensive and will feature a range of modules such as an introduction to risk management, essentials of risk management, risk management policies, risk law and risk management positions. Each module is discussed thoroughly to ensure learners gain an in-depth understanding of the subject matter.

The Risk Management Approach and Practices course is highly beneficial to anyone aspiring or already employed in information security and risk management. Getting qualified will further improve your opportunities of career progression, and having this certificate on your resume will demonstrate to employers that you have expanded your skills and expertise in the area.

Why study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more rewarding and enriching.

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  • Who is this Course aimed at?
  • Entry Requirement
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Progression and Career Path
  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Risk Management Professionals
  • Security Professionals
  • Anyone interested in enhancing their knowledge in risk management practices
  • This course is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. However, a sound educational background would be an advantage.
  • Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions assessment test is marked automatically so that you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Learners who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Risk Management Approach and Practices Certificate.

EC-Council is a global leader in creating information security trainings and certification programmes. EC-Council operates in 145 countries and is widely recognised for developing Certified Ethical Hacker and Certified Security Analyst amongst a range of courses and programmes. They are proud to have trained information security professionals globally and influenced the mindset of organisations around the world. Their primary goal is to certify individuals and organisations in information security skills.

Upon successfully completing the course in Risk Management Approach and Practices, you will gain an accredited certification that will help you prove your skills and expertise in risk management approaches. Qualifying in this course will give you the opportunity to demonstrate your expertise to potential employers and organisations. Below listed are a few of the job titles this course will be worthwhile for and you can land and progress further in your career with fruitful advancements.

  • Chief Information Security Officer

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification

Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials

Learners will be Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card

Personalised Learning Experience

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Course Curriculum

1: Introduction to Risk Management
1.0 Introduction to Risk Management
1.1 Cyber-Risk Sources
1.2 Black Swan Events
1.3 Compliance Risk
1.4 Ethics
1.5 A Seven-Question Framework for Ethical Decision-Making
1.6 Fraud Risk Management
1.7 Risk Appetite Statement
1.8 Risk Tolerance
1.9 Risk Threshold
1.10 Risk Retention
1.11 Risk Management Standards
2: The Essentials of a Risk Management Program
2.1 Where Risk Resides
2.2 Risk Ownership
2.3 Key Risk Indicators (KRI)
2.4 Risk Assessment Types
2.5 ISO 27001-based Risk Assessment Process
2.6 Risk Categories
2.7 Risk Rewards
2.8 Silent Cyber Risk
2.9 Risk Registry
2.10 Risk Taxonomy
2.11 Risk Rewards
2.12 Risk Ontology
2.13 Risk Registry Products
2.14 Applying Compensating Controls to Reduce Risk
2.15 Risk Calculation Formula
2.16 Risk Management Software
2.17 Risk Maps
2.18 Risk-Mapping Software
3: Risk Management Frameworks
3.1 ISO 27005
3.2 NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF)
3.3 NIST Risk Management and Assessment
3.4 NIST Risk Management Hierarchy
3.5 NIST Risk Assessment Process
3.6 Other Frameworks and Methodologies
3.7 Lesser Known Risk Assessment Methods
4: Risk Management Policies and Procedures
4.1 Risk Management Lifecycle
4.2 Risk Management Program Implementation Use Case
4.3 Risk Management Program Review
4.4 Risk Program Maturity Models
4.5 Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)
5: Risk-Based Audits
5.1 Risk-Based Internal Audit
5.2 Physical Risk Assessments
6: Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM)
6.1 TPRM Program Structure
6.2 Delivery Assurance
6.3 Validation of Meeting Contractual Requirements
6.4 Formal Delivery Audits
6.5 Periodic Random Delivery Audits
6.6 Third-Party Attestation Services (TPRM)
7: Risk Management Positions
Risk Management Positions
8: Risk Law
Risk Law
9: Procurement Risk Management
Procurement Risk Management
10: Risk Culture
Risk Culture
11: Future of Risk Management
Future of Risk Management

Students feedback


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    Kian Watson

    May 18, 2020 - 3:21pm
    Really great

    A really great course, interesting material that was well presented. The course provides a well-balanced overview and introduction to such topic.

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    Seth Barrett

    May 11, 2020 - 9:48am
    Extremely informative

    Most important course with all the information required to understand risk management approach and practices.

    J M

    Jax Miller

    April 28, 2020 - 4:24pm
    Amazing course

    I want to say that this has been the best ever knowledge gaining experience of mine. Whether it’s the content or the quality or the representation, everything seemed just perfect.

    D P

    Danny Palmer

    April 26, 2020 - 8:51pm
    Effective course

    This course has helped me with short but effective videos, good web materials and an awesome tool.

    J F

    Jenson Fox

    April 21, 2020 - 10:06am
    Learned a lot

    I was able to learn many things about risk management approaches. The materials were nice and easy to grasp.

Buy Now
£949 (inc. VAT)
  • 1 year
  • Wishlist
  • Awarded by 'EC-Council'
  • Course Material
  • 11Number of Modules
  • 35Guided Learning Hours
  • Official Exam Included
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