How to Manage Risk - BCS Foundation Award 

Award Winning, Online, Self-Study

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Course overview

Are you interested in learning more about risk management in your role to help choose a direction?

Risk is a feature of any business; it influences the decisions an organisation makes and the way in which it operates. Some organisations are more risk averse whereas others have a greater appetitite for risk depending on what they wish to achieve in the market and the level of insight they have that enable them to take risks.

Different functions of an organisation manage different types of risk including finance, health & safety and data in an IT department.

This award is designed for anyone wishing to gain an understanding of the principles of risk and how to manage it within an organisation. This includes understanding what risk is, identifying different types of risk, and how risk can be measured and assessed. It will consider the principles of risk management and how a clear reporting process can enable clear decisions to be made based on the information provided.

After completion of this course, you will be demonstrate an understanding of an understanding of the definition of risk, an understanding of risk analysis, an understanding of how to measure and document risk and an understanding of how to report risk.

Online, self-study, global access to study in any country

Course features
  • Study time: 40 hours
  • Gain Industry Skills
  • Gain New Skills in Technology and Business
  • Includes 30 minute exam
  • Job and Career Support
  • Tutor support
  • Learn Online - Study at home or work
  • Content Aligned to SFIAPlus IT Industry Framework
  • Globally Recognised BCS Certificate, letters AMBCS after your name
  • Free 1 year BCS Membership
  • 0% Interest Free Payments
  • Includes BCS Books

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Gain the skills you need to become a real professional, boost your confidence, and master the field.

This course includes 'Pass Assist', a unique package of support to equip learners with knowledge and confidence to pass your BCS exam, including:

  • Digital access to BCS Books in Risk Management and Security Management
  • Practice exam papers
  • A series of exam preparation videos (coming soon)
  • Tutor support - discussion forum, email and What’sApp.
  • How to Manage Risk - BCS Foundation Award

    This course in How to Manage Risk is a globally recognised professional qualification which will help develop your knowledge and understanding in these specific subjects:

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    Companies suffered operational surprises in the past 5 years due to unidentified risks

    Organisations plan to increase investment in risk management and compliance in the next 2 years

    Risk management programs are under 5 years old, suggesting availability of new jobs.

    Why should I take this course?

    This Foundation Award in How to Manage Risk will help develop your career, especially if you are working with data, a new project or new product.

    77% of companies suffered operational surprises in the past 5 years due to unidentified risks. This means that a large number of businesses are not effectively managing their risks, which can lead to significant financial losses and other problems.

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    Meet our instructor

    Darren Winter

    CEO & Founder
    I’m Darren BCS Accredited Trainer and Company Director of Duco Digital Training. My objective is to help you attain the relevant skills in technology and business that you can use to move forward in your career, which is accessible and affordable.
    If you have any questions about choosing the right course for your career, please contact me.
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