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The Mechanics of Operational Risk
Starting 1 March 2023
Delivered by distance learning over 14 weeks
Starting 1 March 2023
Delivered by distance learning over 14 weeks

A Postgraduate Operational Risk Certificate course

In Partnership with Middlesex University


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0) 20 8052 2090.

The Mechanics of Operational Risk training course

Core modules

Unit 1 – Big Picture Overview

Unit 2 – People and Conduct

Unit 3 – Software and Model Risk

Unit 4 – Data Security and Business Processes

Unit 5 – Compliance and Regulatory Change

Unit 6 – Quantification, Scenario Analysis and Mitigation

Unit 7 – Risk Culture and Governance

What you’ll learn

  • Operational risk best practice
  • People and conduct
  • Software and model risk
  • Data security and business processes
  • Compliance and regulatory change
  • Quantification, scenario analysis and mitigation
  • Risk culture and governance

How you’ll learn

  • A new module is released every two weeks
  • Read the units online, save them to your computer or print them out
  • Study at your own pace
  • Efficient and cost effective - no need to travel or take time off work 
  • Apply new skills and expertise to your work straight away

Postgraduate certificate option

You have the option to receive a postgraduate certificate validated by Middlesex University Business School. 

You will need to submit an additional marked assignment of 5000 words, based on a continuing case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

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