Course Details

Risk Management


Course Overview

The Risk Management short course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the concepts and practices related to risk management. The course will cover a range of topics, including the importance of risk management, the different types of risks faced by organizations, and the various strategies and tools used to manage risks. Participants will learn how to identify and assess risks, develop risk mitigation strategies, and implement risk management plans. The course will also explore the role of risk management in achieving organizational objectives and improving performance.

Content and Learning

This course will cover the following topic areas:

Unit 1: Introduction to Risk Management Unit 2: Types of Risks and Risk Assessment Unit 3: Risk Mitigation Strategies and Tools Unit 4: Implementing Risk Management Plans Unit 5: Role of Risk Management in Achieving Organizational Objectives Unit 6: Risk Management and Performance Improvement Unit 7: Case Studies and Best Practices This course is ideal for: • Business managers • Accounting • Finance • Risk Managers, Analysts, and Consultants • Project Managers and Team Leaders • Executives And Decision-Makers • Individuals interested in improving their risk management skills and knowledge.


Participants should have a basic understanding of management principles. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a KNUST certificate that recognizes their participation and successful completion of the course. The course will be conducted in-class with 12 contact hours. The course is open to individuals with a background in business

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