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Workshop Overview

Risk Assessment Methods


  • 2 days
  • 9:00am - 4:30pm

Additional Info

A RIMS Fellow Workshop

Risk assessment lies at the heart of every risk management process. The information generated by risk assessment informs or validates decisions your organization makes.

This workshop will describe a broad range of risk assessment techniques from the ISO 31010 Risk Assessment Standard.

Learn to determine the best risk assessment methods suitable for your organization and apply them accordingly within your organization's risk management framework. Note: Given the range of techniques covered, this workshop provides limited in-depth technical guidance. Exercises are designed to help participants apply key and common risk assessment methods.

Session Listing

There are currently no sessions available. Contact us to request a session.

How You Will Benefit

By attending this workshop, participants will learn to:

  • Understand and apply th​e main categories of risk assessment techniques based on ISO 31010
  • Identify key considerations for the selection of risk assessment methods relevant to your organization
  • Develop, apply, and communicate results of a risk assessment in relation to a risk management framework and decision making
  • Explore resulting risks and opportunities in relation to organizational objectives

Who Should Attend

Risk management and ERM practitioners.

Decision makers and those that support them.

What You Will Cover

  • Definitions of risk assessment terms and techniques 
  • Selection crite​ria and organizational factors in relation to the RIMS Risk Maturity Model
  • Common challenges and requirements for success
  • Conducting a risk assessment based on organizational needs
  • Reporting and communicating results to decision-makers and external stakeholders 

Workshop Tools

  • Case studies
  • Sample risk assessment outputs
  • RIMS Risk Maturity Model

Additional Notes

We suggest that you register on-line for quick registration. If you are mailing us a check or doing a bank transfer, you need to fax us a copy of the registration form in order to hold your seat in the program. Registration is not guaranteed until we receive payment.  If you wish to participate in a RIMS course, the registration fee needs to be received by RIMS before the first day of the course.
If you register by mailing a check or doing a bank transfer, you will be accepted as long as the program is not sold out when we receive your payment.
International Attendee Information/Travel Visas- APPLY EARLY! Visa applicants are advised to apply to the consultate as soon as they decide to attend a program. We suggest at least four months in advance to allow enough time for the visa approval process to take place.
Since registrations will be limited, we suggest registering as soon as possible.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact through our online contact form.

Cancellations and Refunds

RIMS reserves the right to cancel a course if conditions warrant. In the event of such a cancellation, registration fees will be refunded. RIMS is not responsible for any travel or lodging expenses that an attendee may incur due to such a cancellation. Before purchasing your airline ticket, please confirm with RIMS ( that there are enough registrations to conduct the program.
All requests for refunds or changes must be submitted in writing. Registrants who cancel 15 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop can send a replacement from their company or receive credit to attend another workshop with the same duration and cost within a year of the cancelled registration. Please note if the member rate was paid for the original registration and you elect to send a replacement or transfer the credit to another employee of your organization who is not a member, an additional fee will be charged to offset the difference between the member and nonmember rate. No refunds will be issued for cancellations less than 15 days from the start of the workshop.
Registrants who cancel 21 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop will be subject to a $150 service charge. Refunds for credit cards will be processed within 30 days. All other forms of payment will be issued 60 days following the course. Transfer to another course can be made within the calendar year. Individuals may be substituted prior to the course.
In the event that a presenter is unable to perform due to an unforeseen circumstance, RIMS shall find a substitute with equal expertise.



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