IT Risk Management

3 Day Course

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Risk Foundation (7 topics)

  • Types of risk
  • Threats and opportunities
  • Common IT risks
  • Preliminary risk planning
  • Identify risk tolerance of stakeholders
  • Roles and responsibilities for risk management
  • Risk management plan

Risk Identification (5 topics)

  • Conduct a risk workshop
  • Risk assessment matrix
  • Types and sources of risks
  • Triggers and symptoms of risk events
  • Cause and effect of risks

Risk Qualification (2 topics)

  • Risk probability and impact
  • Risk ranking and prioritization

Risk Quantification (2 topics)

  • Risk interviews
  • Risk ranking and prioritization

Risk Response Planning (4 topics)

  • Contingency plans
  • Managing risks through deference
  • Determine cost of risk and needed contingency reserve
  • Develop risk response plan

Risk Management and Control (4 topics)

  • Change control
  • Update the risk response plan
  • Corrective actions
  • Workarounds

Dealing with Problems (1 topic)

  • Communicating negative information

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