This course delves into the identification and resolution of
risk. You will learn analysis techniques used to identify risks and outline
alternatives to manage risks, including the transfer of risk to insurance and
financial organizations. The course targets and provides treatment methods for
specific and emerging risks, such as cyber and reputation.
include a textbook and a course guide.
Evaluation for this course is
based on the following:
The midterm exam is unproctored and is delivered
through the course web page on our e-learning website.
*Please note:* The final exam for this course
is held at a Computer-based Examination Centre. Upon registration for
the course, a booking confirmation containing the exam date, time, and location
as well as other important information pertaining to the scheduled examination
will be emailed to students.
One term (13 weeks).
Delivery: Facilitated online learning.
There is no weekly live class, but all students follow the same weekly schedule
for readings, assignments, and graded online interaction. Students should plan
to log in to the course website at least twice a week to participate in graded
activities. The course instructor provides guidance and grades student
Time commitment: About 6-8 hours per week to
complete readings, learning activities and discussion.
CANADIAN RISK MANAGEMENT (CRM)
is recognized by RIMS, the risk management society. Successful completion of the
Institute risk management courses will allow individuals to meet the
foundational course requirements of the Canadian Risk Management (CRM)
designation, which is awarded by the Global Risk Management Institute
candidates must also pass standardized exams administered by GRMI. Proof of
registration in this course will qualify individuals to register for the
corresponding GRMI exam.
Who Should Register
Courses in the Insurance Institute’s Risk Management
Certificate program are designed for individuals who want to further their risk
• Insurance distributors: brokers, agents, managing general
• Underwriters in risk analysis roles
• Operational risk management insurance roles
Risk management roles outside of the insurance