Fundamentals of Risk Management

Virtual Workshop



The traditional role of risk management is to protect the organization from negative deviations in a downside tail. Learn how understanding the fundamentals of risk management can be used to form decisions beneficial to your organization. Examine the building blocks inherent in risk management frameworks and determine the approach needed to meet your organization’s need.

Attendees evaluate the purpose, function and process of risk management. Our professional instructor will help participants keep track of their learning through “aha” moment worksheets and interactive discussion. Learn why and how executives use these fundamentals to create, protect and realize enterprise value.

Registration Fees
RIMS Members: $775 USD | Non-members: $1,175 USD (review registration details below)

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May 24 – 25, 2022 | 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm ET
Registration Closes May 23 | Register Now

Instructor: Ken Baker, Principal, Enterprise Risk Consulting

August 10 – 11, 2022 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm ET
Registration Closes August 9 | Register Now

Instructor: Chris Mandel, President & Managing Consultant at
Excellence in Risk Management, LLC


Workshop participants will walk away with the ability to:

  • Understand the basics and evolution of risk management
  • Navigate the dynamic universe of risk management from a beginner’s standpoint
  • Know risk management as a function, a process, a discipline and a profession
  • Extend knowledge of risk management purpose and principles to your organization
  • Use a foundational understanding of risk management processes, tools and techniques for real-world business application
  • Understand risk management as a discipline for decision making


This program is for professionals new to risk management, non-risk professionals who are interested in learning more about the discipline, and those who need a refresher on the foundations.  

RIMS education courses are designed primarily for risk and insurance professionals, but anyone within an organization who wants to learn more about a specific topic of interest is encouraged to attend.

Level: Entry

Formats: Live virtual, in-person, corporate or RIMS chapter training.
Contact regarding corporate and chapter training.



May 24 – 25, 2022

RIMS Members: $775 USD
Non-Members: $1175 USD

August 10 – 11, 2022

RIMS Members: $775 USD
Non-Members: $1175 USD


For registration assistance, please contact our Client Services Team at

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.

All requests for refunds or changes must be submitted in writing to RIMS at 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.