Management of Risk (M_o_R®) Foundation — A 3 day course
A certain amount of risk taking is inevitable if an organisation is both to achieve objectives and exploit opportunities effectively.
The adoption of well-managed risk taking is likely to lead to sustainable improvements in service improvement and business growth.
The M_o_R® Framework will allow organisations to perceive potential problems before they either arise or become a threat to achievement of objectives.
This course provides a route to the M_o_R Registered Foundation qualification. By the end of this event delegates will be able to use M_o_R approach to improve performance by contributing to:
- Increased certainty and fewer surprises
- Better Service Delivery
- More effective management of change
- More efficient use of resources
- Better Management at all levels through improved decision making
- Reducing waste and fraud
- Better value for money
- Management of contingent and maintenance activities
- What is a risk?
- Why do Risk Management?
- Governance Requirements
- Internal Control
- When to apply Risk Management
- Organisational Context and Objectives
- Stakeholder Involvement
- Early Warning Indicators
- Overcoming barriers to M_o_R
- Continual Improvement
- Setting up Risk Management Policies and Processes
- Risk Management Planning
- Using a Risk Register and Issue Log
- Identifying Risks
- Analysing Risks
- Planning for Implementation of Countermeasures
M_o_R Embedding and Reviewing Risk Management
- Measuring effectiveness
- Success factors
- Building awareness
- Modifying behaviour towards risks
- Senior Management Buy-in and Commitment
- Roles and Responsibilities
The M_o_R Foundation Examination
Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices
Edinburgh — £1225 (+VAT)
Leeds — £1225 (+VAT)
London — £1225 (+VAT)
Newcastle — £1225 (+VAT)
This course is aimed at Business Managers; Programme and Project Managers; Operational Managers and any other roles within an organisation which need to develop their knowledge and capabilities in the Management of Risk.
These qualifications complement other OGC best practice guidance such as PRINCE2® and MSP®.
They are also suited to those who may be involved in the implementation of Management of Risk M_o_R framework.
There are no specific pre-requisites for this course but delegates will be expected to have experience in Operational or Project management.
As part of the preparation for this course you will be required to complete 10-15 hours of pre-course reading
M_o_R Foundation exam is 45 minute, 45 question, multiple choice paper.
It is a closed book exam which is included in the course price.
As a requirement for the exam, please bring a valid photo ID (passport or driving licence) with you for the start of the course.
Also, please bring a non-programmable calculator with you for the course and for use during the exam.
If you have a medical condition that you feel may affect your performance in a formal examination (e.g. dyslexia) please advise us. The examining board can make special dispensation for this but need medical evidence and time to organize this. Exam regulations prevent the board-appointed invigilator acting once the training course has started.