Risk Management

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Level: Beginner

Why you need this course:
After completing this course, you’ll have a basic foundation in several of the more widely used risk management techniques, and you’ll understand how insurance works as a component in a risk management program.

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the six steps in the risk management process.
  • Describe three primary methods of identifying loss exposures.
  • Explain why measuring loss frequency and loss severity is important in analyzing loss exposures.
  • Describe the risk management techniques of risk control and risk financing.
  • Describe the financial criteria and guidelines for selecting risk management techniques.
  • Describe procedures for implementing risk management techniques.
  • Describe procedures for monitoring and revising a risk management program.
  • Explain the benefits of sound risk management.
  • Given a case, recommend risk management techniques appropriate for an individual, a family, or a business.

Cost: $20 per Professional Development Hour (PDH). Information on PDHs provided can be found here.

Risk Management Topics Include:

  • The six steps in the risk management process
  • Three primary methods of identifying loss exposures
  • Why measuring loss frequency and loss severity is important in analyzing loss exposures
  • The risk management techniques of risk control and risk financing
  • The financial criteria and guidelines for selecting risk management techniques
  • Procedures for implementing risk management techniques
  • Procedures for monitoring and revising a risk management program
  • Benefits of sound risk management
  • Risk management techniques appropriate for an individual, a family, or a business

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