Risk Management

Increase your ability to manage uncertainty and value to your organisation through systematic and effective risk management.

  • Understand the varying definitions and the subjective nature of Risk.
  • Understand the ISO 31000 process standard.
  • Confidently and clearly establish the context of your Risk Management plans.
  • Establish and understand the criteria to be used when rating risks.
  • Have a good understanding of when to use quantitative or qualitative risk evaluation techniques.
  • Analyse and evaluate risks appropriately.
  • Develop risk mitigation controls.
  • Formulate and manage a risk management plan using a structured process and methodology.
  • What is covered in the course?

    • Terminology and definitions.
    • Risk identifications, risk analysis and risk transfer.
    • Decision criteria.
    • Risk control.
    • Monitoring and review.
  • Should I attend?

    The course is ideal for anyone who wants to obtain a good understanding of risk management as it applies to projects, teams, new initiatives and other organisation activities involving risk and change.

  • How will I benefit?

    This practical course will provide you with a working knowledge of the principles, processes, skills, tools, and techniques required to understand risk and risk management. With reference to the ISO 31000 Standard in Risk Management, the course contains valuable insights into: terminologies and definitions, context setting, identifying and assessing risks, developing control plans, monitoring and reviewing risks.

  • How will my organisation benefit?

    A new approach to risk management will increase your organisation’s ability to manage uncertainty and build value into the business.

    Need customised training for your organisation?

    Contact our team to discuss customising this course to meet your needs.


  • AQF Equivalence, Articulation Pathways CPD Points and Certification

    • You will receive a soft copy University of Adelaide Certificate of Completion.
    • This PACE course may contribute to earning Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points or credit. Many professional associations accredit CPD at a standard rate of 1 hour of professional development / learning = 1 CPD point. This should be used as a guide only and confirmation should be sought from your accrediting body prior to registration in any PACE course or program.
Using our own projects to develop strategies for assessing and managing risk - Fantastic!past participant

What will I receive as part of this course?

  • Printed course book and materials (PDF copy for tablet on request)
  • Certificate of Completion and training record
  • Refreshments during the day, including a light lunch on full day courses

What should I bring to the course?

Our courses are designed to be work-related and interactive. Please bring current workplace examples related to this topic for use on the day.

What further development can I do?

We recommend Introduction to Project Management or Asset Management and the ISO Standard.

Available course dates:

No dates for this course are currently being offered. Please register your interest for future dates by emailing pace@adelaide.edu.au