FoRM 7: Risk Monitoring Course

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Risk monitoring is within the broader ecosystem of the risk management process.

It involves maintaining continuous awareness of an organisation's risk environment as well as its risk management programme and associated activities to support risk decisions.

Our Risk Monitoring course will help you understand the importance of monitoring risk and implementing a risk and control monitoring programme.

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FoR 7 Risk Monitoring

About this Course

Available as part of our Risk Management Library.

Learning objectives

  • Understand the importance of risk monitoring within the context of the Management of Risk (MoR) framework
  • Distinguish between periodic and continuous risk monitoring
  • Understand why continuous risk monitoring is essential and the benefits it provides to our Company
  • Implement a risk and control monitoring programme
  • Identify risk and control monitoring programme implementation challenges
  • Understand how the three lines of defence responsibilities in relation to risk monitoring

Course Contents


- Learning objectives
- How to complete this course

What is risk monitoring?

The Management of Risk (MoR) framework

- How does a company monitor risks & controls?

What is continuous risk monitoring?

- Scenario: using technology for continuous monitoring
- The right way to do continuous monitoring
- Current content: Why continuous risk monitoring is essential

What are the benefits of continuous risk & control monitoring?

How to implement a risk & control monitoring programme

- Implementing a risk & control monitoring programme: True or false?

What do the regulators say about risk & control monitoring?

Risk & control monitoring programme implementation challenges

- Tackling risk monitoring programme implementation challenges

The Three Lines of Defence & how they support risk monitoring

- You decide: The roles of the three lines of defence in risk monitoring




Course Specifications



Approximately 40-minute long e-learning course followed by a 10-question assessment.



Suitable for all staff - examples and interactivities designed for staff at all levels. No previous knowledge or experience is required.



SHARD-compliant, responsive display on all devices, accessibility on screen readers, visual design controlled via a client style sheet.



All Windows, Mac OSX, iOS, Android (Flash-free for mobile compatibility). AICC and SCORM 1.2-compliant, suitable for both hosted and deployed SCORM or AICC.



Fully customisable on Skillcast Portal CMS.



Pre-translated versions not available, but all text content can be exported for translation into all languages.



Based on best-practice risk management frameworks and suitable for global audiences.

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