Risk Assessment

Risk Management and Business Continuity

Course Overview

Title

Risk Management and Business Continuity

Level

Intermediate

Prerequisite

Basic knowledge of government operations, insurance, and probability management

Field of Study

Finance

Topics

Risk Assessment

Format

Offered Both as Group-Live Class and E-Learning Opportunity

CPE

16 (Group-Live) / 9 (E-Learning)

Government finance is filled with uncertainty. When that uncertainty has the potential to lead to loss, the government is faced with risk. This class will show you leading-edge methods to analyze risk and how to develop risk mitigation strategies in response.

Learning Objectives

Those who successfully complete this seminar should be able to:

  • Learn how to define risks in probabilistic terms
  • Learn how to express risks in pictures to make them easier to understand
  • Learn essential risk mitigating strategies

Who Will Benefit

CFO/Finance Director

Budget Manager

Controller

Treasurer

Debt Manager

Purchasing Manager

Department Director

Schedule and Sample Agenda

Format

Agenda

CPE

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Group Live

16 CPE

8 Hours

8 Hours

E-Learning

9 CPE

2.5 Hours

2.5 Hours

2.5 Hours

Register

Scheduled Offerings

Format / Location

May 12-14, 2021

E-Learning

October 21-25, 2021

E-Learning

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, GFOA has cancelled all Group-Live training events through September 2021.

Course Instructors

This course is taught by finance officers and other subject matter experts.