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Crisis and Risk Management


Crisis and Risk Management Certificate of achievement in Crisis and Risk Management Level 5. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 100 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Endorsed Certificate of Achievement. Do you have what it takes to remain cool, calm and collected under pressure? Would like to become the responsible figure others turn to with confidence in any kind of crisis? If looking to significantly improve your professional profile and career prospects for life, this exclusive Crisis and Risk Management Level 5 Course could be just the ticket! Unexpected incidents and unplanned eventualities are part and parcel of everyday life in a business setting. Things can and will go wrong – certain scenarios proving entirely unavoidable. In such instances, it’s the effectiveness of established contingency plans and the reliability of those overseeing them that determine the outcome. If a business is able to respond confidently and competently to any crisis, it enjoys a self-administered insurance policy of the highest value. At the opposite end of the scale, organisations that are unable to cope with crises as they occur put their very survival on the line. This dynamic Crisis and Risk Management Level 5 Course has been designed for anyone looking to capitalise on the growing global demand for experts in the field. Unprecedented competition in every sector, political unrest, economic instability and environmental issues add up to an unpredictable landscape for businesses worldwide. Whether looking to improve your personal competencies, climb the career ladder or secure your first professional position, this targeted course could make all the difference. Enrol with BOLC Courses today and there’s no telling where tomorrow could take you!

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Crisis and Risk Management

Course Benefits

When taking this high-quality Crisis and Risk Management Level 5 Course with CPD Courses, every learner benefits from:

  1. All learning materials and supporting documentation required to complete the course provided as standard – no additional expenses or purchases required.
  2. The opportunity to study in your own time and at your own pace for a fully-endorsed certificate of the highest quality.
  3. Complete flexibility with no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about – ideal for those with active lifestyles and busy schedules.
  4. 24/7 access to our exclusive online learning platform, allowing you to study from any location and any device with an Internet connection.
  5. The complete commitment of our exclusive tutors and the wider STS Courses student support team throughout your studies.

Learning Objectives

The objective of this innovative Crisis Management Course is to prime candidates with the skills, knowledge and confidence to build or further existing careers in administrative and supervisory capacities. Those who master the precise art of crisis management stand out as invaluable business assets no organisation can confidently operate without. Going beyond the basics of crisis management as a concept, learners explore the roles, responsibilities and character traits needed to handle any crisis that may occur.

Over the course of four intensive modules, course content introduces the role crisis management plays at the heart of the modern business, along with the disciplines and industry insights the working professional must master. Key strategies for crisis planning, prevention, response and recovery are also introduced, along with the various types of crises a business may encounter, the importance of business continuity, how to carry out a professional crisis audit and the establishment of a capable crisis team.

Upon successful completion of this course, newly-acquired skills, talents and knowledge include:

  • The role the crisis manager plays within a wider organisation
  • The consequences of inadequate or absent crisis management
  • An understanding of the various different types of crises
  • How to develop an effective crisis management plan
  • Building and overseeing a wider crisis management team
  • The importance of regular crisis audits
  • An understanding of the risk matrix and general risk management
  • The ability to handle any crisis with confidence

Course Outline

This intensive yet digestible Crisis Management Course is delivered across 10 modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Module 1 – What is Crisis Management?

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Defining Terms
  • The Crisis Management Team
  • Creating the Team
  • Training Leaders and Staff
  • Conducting Training

Module 2 – Conducting the Crisis Audit

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Why Audit?
  • Using a Risk Matrix
  • Performing a Risk Level Analysis

Module 3 – Developing a Response Process

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Crisis Response Process
  • Consulting with the Experts
  • Incident Management Techniques
  • Documenting Incidents
  • Investigating Incidents
  • Working through the Issues
  • Types of Decisions

Module 4 – Establishing an Emergency Operations Centre

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • EOC Considerations
  • Who is In Charge?
  • Building Business Continuity and Recovery
  • Essential Crisis Plan Elements
  • Recovering and Moving On

Module 5 – Understanding Risk Management An Overview

This module covers the following key topics:

  • History of Risk Management and its Concepts
  • Element of Risk
  • Classification of Risk
  • Types of Pure Risk
  • Risk Management
  • Benefits of Risk Management

Module 6 – The Main Types of Business Risk

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Risk and Types of Risks
  • Market Risk Categories
  • Benefits of Technology Risk Management
  • External Sources of Risk
  • Benefits of Social Risk Management

Module 7 – Key Risk Management Process

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Risk identification
  • Risk Identification Process
  • Risk and Opportunity Identification

Module 8 – Management of Financial Risks

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Financial Risk Management
  • Scope of Financial Risk
  • Implementation of Financial Risk Management
  • Types of Financial Risk Management

Module 9 – How to Manage Technology Risk

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Technology Risk
  • Scope of Technology Risk
  • Benefits of Technology Risk Management
  • Implementation of Technology Risk Management
  • Main Technology Types
  • Managing Technology Risk

Module 10 – Managing Operational Risk

This module covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Operational Risk Management
  • Scope of Operational Risk
  • Implementation of Operational Risk
  • Strategy of Operational Risk
  • Regulatory and Statutory Requirements