Public Sector Risk Management

This risk management course provides answers to the key questions facing public sector managers and staff responsible for risk management. Based upon the ISO31000:2018 Risk Management Standard, this risk management course presents a practical, step-by-step approach to developing a risk management plan and implementing a risk management program for your public sector organisation.

Taught over eight hours, participants will cover a range of content including:

  • What is risk and why are risks a reality for every organisation
  • The upside of risk: why eliminating all risks is not feasible or even desirable?
  • An overview of the ISO31000:2018 Risk Management standard
  • Establishing the context for risk management
  • Risk identification, risk evaluation and risk communication

By the end of this behavioural insights course, you will understand a range of behavioural insights fundamentals including:

  • Define risk management, identify common misconceptions and demystify the language of risk
  • Recognise the necessity of embracing upside risk
  • Understand the key elements of risk management
  • Identify the various risk focus areas
  • Recognise how to analyse and treat risk and identify and address unintended consequences of certain treatments

This social planning and community development course will be delivered as an interactive workshop consisting of an instructor-led lecture, group and individual activities and will be delivered online, via a live video link.


Delivered Online