R130: Risk Financing
This course is not available for registration at this time. Please see the Key Dates on the Program Courses page for further information.
The final course in the risk management
certificate deals with monetizing uncertainty. This course focuses on financing
options that are used to pay for critical resources when needed. You will learn
about alternatives to risk financing, review techniques used to estimate loss
and evaluate suitable financing options. The course will also examine financial
and capital markets.
Course materials include a textbook and a course
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.
Length: One term (13
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