Risk Appetite Management

Online Course




The uncertainty of the last few years has undoubtedly impacted our perception and tolerance of risk. As the business environment continues to evolve, there is intense pressure to respond to strategic, cultural, technological, environmental and market changes. A well-devised risk appetite framework allows your company to link strategy and risk management, strengthening risk culture and enhancing performance in turbulent times.

Learn how to navigate the complex, critical area of risk appetite management and develop a risk appetite framework to clarify your organization’s position on risk taking with this comprehensive and self-paced online course.


  • Cultivating a risk appetite management mindset
  • Risk terms and correlations
  • Risk appetite framework, strategy and accountability
  • Navigation of risk appetite criteria using common methods 
  • Examples to articulate and measure risk appetite 
  • Measurement of enterprise value 
  • Five-step risk appetite framework construction 
  • Risk appetite management strategic value communication 
  • Strategic decision-making employing risk appetite management


  • Discussions and exercises with professional instructional designers and subject experts
  • Acquiring the skills needed to determine the differences and correlations of risk appetite, risk tolerance and thresholds
  • Access to tools for your own risk content
  • Insight on successful approaches for overcoming obstacles
  • Understanding key metrics and principles to build risk appetite
  • Self-paced learning with six months of access to the course after purchase


RIMS Members: $349 USD

Non-Members: $499 USD

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RIMS Core Competency Category

Risk Management Knowledge



AccessAvailable for six months after purchase


Members: $349 USD
Non-Members: $499 USD