ISO 31000 Risk Management Standard: Course and Exam

Course Description

This course enables participants to become proficient in the ISO 31000 risk management standard and learn how to implement it in their organization. The training and certificate exam are focused on the ISO 31000 risk management standard which can be used by organizations of any size, any industry, and any sector.

Location & Registration

Specialized training for your organization is available at your location for groups of 2-40 individuals throughout the United States and world-wide. To express interest in a date and location for a group training, please reach us via the contact page or email.

In-House Training

We also provide organizations with competitavely priced, in-house tailored corporate training and Risk Management Maturity Assessments. Please contact us for availability and pricing.

Prerequisates and Materials

No pre-course study is required. You will receive a 150 page training manual and other course handouts which are included in the course price. A licensed, loaner copy of the three document standard set, will be provided for your use during the three days. Call or email with your inquiries.


$2985 USD per individual for small groups includes 3 day training, all course materials, certificates of attendence and continuing education credits. This includes a recognized post-graduate certificate, if you choose to take the exam. For larger groups, please request a custom quote. Your satisfaction is guaranteed or we refund you fee.

About the Course

In this intensive three-day course, participants develop competence in the foundations of the ISO 31000 risk management standard. Based on in-depth teaching, practical exercises and multiple choice questions that test their aptitude, participants acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to pass the stringent exam. They do so by becoming familiar with the vocabulary, principles, framework and the risk management process proposed in the ISO 31000 standard.

Course Objectives
Course Content

During the course, we will present the ISO 31000 risk management standard in its entirety, including much of the two companion documents, ISO Guide 73:2009, Risk Management Vocabulary and ISO/IEC 31010:2009, Risk Management and Risk Assessment Techniques. A number of risk assessment techniques and tools will be taught with trainee participation. We will also detail the history of risk management and the ascendancy of ISO 31000 worldwide.

Exam and CE Credits

Comprehensive exam made up of 35 multiple-choice questions, 2 short essay questions and 10 true or false questions. Exam duration: 1.5 hours. Participants who complete this course will receive a Certificate of Attendance from our training organization and 2.4 hours of risk management continuing education credits which are recognized in the actuarial, health and safety, banking, insurance, security fields and others. Attendees who pass the exam will receive a certificate of completion from The Manhattanville Graduate School of Business in Purchase, New York.

Training Schedule
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