CERTIFIED
RISK ANALYST

ARiMI-CRA

Certified Risk Analyst - CRA™

Modern Organisations have now to operate in global business environment fraught with exponentially increasing volatility and complexity. There are risks regardless of whatever path and activities are pursued. The key question is: "How can I make confidently major strategic and operational decisions in a way that optimize the balance between opportunity and risk?” To answer that question, you will need to build a risk mapping and profiling model that relates clearly organizational performance with risk management.

Hence, the essential purpose of the CRA™ program is to equip participants with the methodologies and tools necessary to conduct comprehensive assessment and mapping of risks profiles in projects and organisations. The program aims to develop highly effective risk decision-makers able to identify, analyze and manage Risks and Opportunities to ensure optimal level performance level for their organizations.

The CRA™ Program is conducted by the Asia Risk Management Institute (ARiMI), the leading Professional Development Institute in Enterprise Risk Management in Asia.

Objectives of Program

CRA™ is your passport to mastering the Risk Assessment and Decision-making process!

The aim of the program is to develop the capabilities to resolve their organization risk management challenge. Consequently, CRA™ gives participants:

Objective 1: Gain an integrated, cross-disciplinary understanding (from Strategy, Finance to Psychology) of the key risk assessment concepts, issues, methodologies, tools and best practices.

Objective 2: Build a stronger Risks Assessement process that make threats and opportunities (including "Black Swans") more visible and measurable so that they can be analysed effectively.

Objective 3: Develop a practical knowledge of effective risk analysis and mapping tools (quantitative & qualitative), as well as the analytical ability to turn data into information to support effective decision-making.

Objective 4: Improve corporate planning & decision-making by promoting the allocation of scarce resources to the relevant risk/opportunities issues highlighted through the application of appropriate Risk methodologies & tools.

Modular Structure for Busy Professionals

To allow participants to integrate our program into their work schedule, the CRA™ Program takes place in 2 modular periods (approximately separated by 4 to 5 weeks). Each period on site is either 1 or 3 days.

Busy professionals who are not based in Singapore only need to make 2 trips to Singapore.

Please check out how the 4 days are scheduled by referring to the "Calendar & Fees" tab. Alternatively, please Contact Us to request for the CRA™ Program Calendar.

 

 

 
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Program Modules

The CRA™ Program consists of 4 workshop modules and provides a comprehensive and structured learning path, both in scope and depth, covering:

 

The Learning Journey

The 4 workshop modules are spread over 2 months. This modular structure of the program allows participants coming from all over Asia to balance work and study at the same time. The physical time on site represents 4 days as follows:

  • Attend 2 modules under the Risk LEADERS Master Class (RLM1 & RLM2)
  • Attend 2 modules under the Risk EXPERTS Master Class (REM1 & REM2)

To obtain the Certification, participants are required to pass successfully the required Assessment to qualify for accreditation purposes (more information in Section: Program Assessment).

 

Program Assessment

Assessment is necessary to ensure the quality of the graduates by reviewing the candidate's ability to meet the requirements of the professional certification.

 
Requirements to be Fulfilled by Candidates When Seeking ARiMI-CRA™ Certification

 

Program Certification

Upon completion of the program's requirements for the workshop modules, assignments and examination, candidates will be awarded:

  • Certified Risk Analyst (ARiMI-CRA™) Designation

 

Progress to CPRM™ after CRA™

The CRA™ program is a powerful learning experience, but it is only 1 step in your professional development journey.

 
For Your Next Step in Professional Learning Development

 

 

 

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Program Calendar Overview for 2016

We have 2 intakes scheduled in 2016 in Singapore. Busy professionals will be able find an intake that suits their work schedules, thus allowing them to plan ahead.

Those who are not based in Singapore only need to make 2 trips to Singapore.

Session

Trimester Period

CRA-AX32

: from 11 Nov 2015 till 8 Dec 2015

CRA-AX33

: from 25 Apr 2016 till 31 May 2016

CRA-AX34

: from 26 Sep 2016 till 1 Nov 2016

 

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Modules for CRA-AX32

 

Modules for CRA-AX33

 

Modules for CRA-AX34

 

Public Holiday

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OCTOBER 2016

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Courses and dates are correct at the time of publishing.
Participants are fully responsible for all travel arrangements, accommodation and associated costs.
Participants are to register for the intake whereby they are able to complete all 4 modules and sit for the exam in the intake they have registered for, as postponement of any module or exam will not be allowed.

Program & Exam Fees

Comprehensive CRA™ Program Package
(4 required modules in a total of 4 days) Course Fee
(w.e.f. 1 Jan 15)
Course Fees SGD 3,585.00
 
Workshop sessions and facilitation
 
Course contents guides and instructional materials for future reference
 
Templates of key risk management tools
 
Interaction with risk management peers
 
Coffee breaks during workshop days
 
Forum with Risk Experts
 
Semi-annual networking events to meet peers from previous batches
 
Complimentary 1-year membership to the Asian Risk Management Society (alumni association)
 
Exam Fee SGD 295

Note: The above-mentioned activites and items are subject to change

Grants & Discounts Available:

Companies can claim 400% tax deductions or 60% cash payout of total training expenditure under the Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) Scheme. Terms and Conditions apply. For more information, please check out IRAS website:

https://www.iras.gov.sg/irashome/Schemes/Businesses/Productivity-and-Innovation-Credit-Scheme/

We have discounts/grants for the program. Check below to see the type of discounts available, which you may be eligible to apply. Please also note that discounts are not applicable to examination fees.

 
a) Fee Sponsored by Company/Organisation
 
b) Fee Paid by Participant

IMPORTANT NOTE:

  • Any discounts offered by ARiMI (including group discounts) to the program fee require payment by due date stated in program fee invoice.
  • If Registrant is self-sponsored, payment of fees cannot be made by any company account
  • All discount offers cannot be combined with any other offer. Discounts are not applicable to examination fees.
  • Registrants are entitled to only one category of discount. Multiple claim of discounts are not allowed.
  • *ARiMI is not affiliated with any banks or financial institutes. All loan applications are subject to underwriting guidelines and approval of the bank or financial institute. This does not constitute an offer to lend. ARiMI shall accept no responsibility or liability for damage or loss or any unsettled loan amount incurred by any participant.

 

 

 

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Participants Profile

Participants are expected to come from a wide range of industry bringing a wealth of perspectives on critical Risk Management issues in the classroom. Take this opportunity to build your network with a peers group of risk professionals from a wide range of industries and learn from direct industry experience in managing Risks.

Expected Group Profile Snapshot:

  • Strong academic background
  • International exposure & mindset
  • Age range: 20's to late 30's
  • Strong leadership potential and maturity

Testimonials from Past Participants

 

Corporate Sponsors

Corporate support is an important factor to the success of the participants within the ARiMI programs. As such, formal corporate endorsement is welcome for the application submitted by candidates and will allow the organization to generate more value from the CRA™ Program.

Should your organization wish to work more closely with us to ensure that your employees reap the maximum benefits of the program, simply contact us.

 

 

 

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Innovative Learning Methods & Format

How you learn is as important as What you learn

The basis of the CRA™ is a strong problem-solving approach and has been specifically designed for busy professionals. We know that square pegs don't fit into round holes! That people with different background and experiences react and learn differently.

Hence, the program follows a UNIQUE experiential learning format and real-life business case studies that ensures you can build on your professional experience to quickly apply the new knowledge and skills acquired in your workplace to resolve your professional challenges.

Our Learning Principles are as follows:

 
1. Interactive Experiential Learning Format
 
2. Build Practical Knowledge & Skills
 
3. Provide Multiple/Blended Learning Formats
 
4. Foster Learning Ownership & Peer Exchange
 
5. Start a Life-Long Learning Process
 
6. Allow Flexible Learning to Combine Work & Study

 

Expert Program Faculty

For this program, you will learn from ARiMI very experienced Faculty. Participants will have the advantage of learning from leading Experts in the field of risk management who have practical experience through their advisory and consulting work and through interaction with executives in a variety of higher education programs. Our Trainers are highly credentialed practitioners, scholars, skilled educators, groundbreaking researchers, and entrepreneurs. They will bring to the participants a wealth of knowledge and experience that will be very useful in the work of the participants. For more information click on the name of the faculty below:

Marc Ronez,
Lead Master Trainer

Dr Er Jwee Ping,
Master Trainer

   
       



 

 

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