TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

Riskwest offers a broad range of high-quality training programs in risk management and business continuity that are developed and delivered by practitioners with extensive hands-on experience in multiple sectors including financial services, mining, oil and gas, petrochemicals, utilities, transportation, logistics, government, and community service organisations.

Riskwest’s courses are developed for those who are responsible for leading or participating in implementing their organisation’s risk management and business continuity initiatives and programs. Courses are scheduled and delivered periodically on a public basis, or they may be customized and delivered in-house.

Our course offerings include:

Riskwest Training Schedule 2019

DateCourseDurationCityFlyerOnline registration
28 March 2019Fundamentals of Business Continuity Management
The objective of this workshop is to provide participants with a practical understanding of the key principles of Business Continuity Management (BCM), systems and processes. This includes how these translate into effective implementation of a BCM programme.
½ dayPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
2-3 April 2019
Business Continuity Institute Incident Response & Crisis Management
This course is a comprehensive learning opportunity covering all aspects of developing and implementing an incident response structure and crisis management capability. It begins with learning how to build an incident response structure (as introduced in the Design stage of the Business Continuity Management Lifecycle) and goes beyond incident management into learning how to build a crisis management capability in an organisation.
2 daysSydney, NSWDownload FlyerClick here to register
1-2 May 2019
ICOR Crisis Communication Planner
Understanding the elements of communicating during a crisis or incident is an essential planning component for every organisation. This course provides valuable information on how to protect organisational reputation. It covers the role of the spokesperson, message development, how to write the communications plan and includes a crisis communication plan template.
2 daysPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
23 May 2019
WA Event Risk Management Workshop - Parks and Leisure Australia
The growth of community and sporting events run in local governments (both internally and by external providers) has increased expectation and requirements for event planning and management. The diversity of event activities, locations & audiences plus compliance of event sponsorship and funding, call for stringent event risk management procedures. Upon completion of this hands on Risk Management workshop, attendees will have an understanding of the common types of event risk; Be able to identify the different types of risk; Successfully control event risk; and be able to construct a Risk Management Plan relevant to their event. They will also receive practical templates, advice and information resources to assist in ongoing event planning.
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Perth, WA Visit WebsiteClick here to register
11-12 June 2019
Business Continuity Institute Incident Response & Crisis Management
This course is a comprehensive learning opportunity covering all aspects of developing and implementing an incident response structure and crisis management capability. It begins with learning how to build an incident response structure (as introduced in the Design stage of the Business Continuity Management Lifecycle) and goes beyond incident management into learning how to build a crisis management capability in an organisation.
2 daysAdelaide, SADownload FlyerClick here to register
17-21 June 2019
Certificate of the Business Continuity Institute Training Course and Exam
Become a Business Continuity Institute (BCI) certified Business Continuity (BC) professional and achieve an internationally recognised qualification in BC.
5 daysPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
27 June 2019
Project Risk Management
The objective of this workshop is to provide participants with an understanding of project governance, the project lifecycle and how to effectively address uncertainties in a way that maximises opportunities and minimises adverse impacts on project objectives. This workshop applies to a range of projects including infrastructure delivery, business transformation, ICT, research and development, and service delivery.
½ dayPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
13-14 August 2019
Business Continuity Institute Incident Response & Crisis Management
This course is a comprehensive learning opportunity covering all aspects of developing and implementing an incident response structure and crisis management capability. It begins with learning how to build an incident response structure (as introduced in the Design stage of the Business Continuity Management Lifecycle) and goes beyond incident management into learning how to build a crisis management capability in an organisation.
2 daysMelbourne, VICDownload FlyerClick here to register
21 August 2019
WA Event Risk Management Workshop - Parks and Leisure Australia
The growth of community and sporting events run in local governments (both internally and by external providers) has increased expectation and requirements for event planning and management. The diversity of event activities, locations & audiences plus compliance of event sponsorship and funding, call for stringent event risk management procedures. Upon completion of this hands on Risk Management workshop, attendees will have an understanding of the common types of event risk; Be able to identify the different types of risk; Successfully control event risk; and be able to construct a Risk Management Plan relevant to their event. They will also receive practical templates, advice and information resources to assist in ongoing event planning.
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Perth, WA Visit WebsiteClick here to register
11 September 2019
Fundamentals of Risk Management
The objective of this workshop is to provide participants with a theoretical and practical understanding of the framework, principles and process which translates into effective Risk Management.
½ dayPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
22-23 October 2019
Business Continuity Institute Incident Response & Crisis Management
This course is a comprehensive learning opportunity covering all aspects of developing and implementing an incident response structure and crisis management capability. It begins with learning how to build an incident response structure (as introduced in the Design stage of the Business Continuity Management Lifecycle) and goes beyond incident management into learning how to build a crisis management capability in an organisation.
2 daysPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
18-20 November 2019
ICOR Implementing ISO22301 Certification Training Course and Exam
This 3-day course on ‘Implementing AS ISO 22301’ is designed to expose the participant to all aspects of a BCM programme and provide a solid “how to” guide for building a business continuity programme for all types of organisations.
3 daysPerth, WA Download FlyerClick here to register
12 December 2019WA Event Risk Management Workshop - Parks and Leisure Australia
The growth of community and sporting events run in local governments (both internally and by external providers) has increased expectation and requirements for event planning and management. The diversity of event activities, locations & audiences plus compliance of event sponsorship and funding, call for stringent event risk management procedures. Upon completion of this hands on Risk Management workshop, attendees will have an understanding of the common types of event risk; Be able to identify the different types of risk; Successfully control event risk; and be able to construct a Risk Management Plan relevant to their event. They will also receive practical templates, advice and information resources to assist in ongoing event planning.
3 daysPerth, WA Visit WebsiteClick here to register

Financial Crime Compliance

  • Fraud Risk – Essential Insights into Fraud and Commercial Crime Prevention
  • Anti-money Laundering and Sanctions Program
  • Trade-based Money Laundering
  • Establishing and Maintaining Effective Financial Crime Compliance Program
  • Countering the Financing of Terrorism

Business Continuity Institute Professional Practices Training

  • Introduction to Business Continuity
  • Introduction to Organisational Resilience
  • Policy and Program Management
  • Embedding Business Continuity
  • Incident Response and Crisis Management
  • Designing Business Continuity Solutions
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Developing and Managing the Business Continuity Plan
  • Designing and Delivering Effective Exercises
  • Validating your BCM Programme Course

Customised training

With the increasing need to ensure that people at all levels of the organisation are familiar with the risk management approach, there is the need to provide training to everyone.  We provide in-house ‘off the shelf’ courses and customised training courses as required.  Our on-line training tools provide an easy way to provide your people with the information they need to enable them to apply risk management principles to their work activities and projects.  The on-line training package is accessible from any on-line device and provides a combination of tutorial sessions, review questions and instructional videos.  Further information on courses is available in ‘Training and Development’.

Riskwest is a Licensed Training Partner of the Business Continuity Institute. BCI is recognised as the world leader in the field of business continuity management through the development of proven and reliable methodologies that enable an organisation to exercise and maintain an effective business continuity programme.

We are also an authorised training partner for the International Consortium for Organisational Resilience. ICOR is an international non-profit education and credentialing organisation that provides professional development, certification, thought leadership, career pathing and the latest research and industry trends in organisational resilience.