NOTE: This newly revised, six-module, program has shifted to live, instructor-led, online learning. We have adapted the interactive learning modules to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for group discussions. The course also includes lectures using current, real-life case studies, videos, and polling questions. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants.

Register early to take advantage of our 15% discount!


  • Tues, Mar 1, 2022 @ 9am - 12:30pm
  • Thurs, Mar 3, 2022 @ 9am - 12:30pm
  • Mon, Mar 7, 2022 @ 9am -12:30pm
  • Wed, Mar 9, 2022 @ 9am - 12:30pm
  • Fri, Mar 11, 2022 @ 9am - 12:30pm
  • Mon, Mar 14, 2022 @ 9am - 12:30pm
  • Tues, Mar 15 - Tues, Mar 22 --> 2-3 hour online optional exam, to be done on your own time during this week (can be done in parts within the week).

CAREER STAGE: Mid-career

Use a risk management framework to identify, assess, and monitor risk.

Many accounting and finance professionals are responsible for contemplating and balancing risk while keeping the organization’s performance goals in mind. This CPA Ontario certificate program is designed to help you react to evolving business objectives and define your role in identifying and dealing with risk. There will be specific exercises that focus on COVID-19 through a risk lens.

By establishing an enterprise risk management framework or improving on an existing one, a business can thrive, create value, and achieve a competitive advantage.

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Participants who complete the program are eligible to write an optional certificate exam. The exam is not mandatory, however Certificates of Completion will be awarded only to those who successfully complete the exam. Course email confirmations for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) tracking purposes will be sent to all participants regardless of exam participation.


  • Define enterprise risk management and its importance
  • Understand a risk management framework: context, identification, assessment, treatment and monitoring
  • Look at various enterprise risk management (ERM) frameworks used around the world
  • Learn how to apply a framework to organizations of all sizes, in all sectors
  • Skills to identify, analyze and protect your organization against unanticipated internal and external threats
  • Develop the ability to predict various risks that may have a critical impact on your business
  • Learn a variety of risk response and management approaches
  • Develop effective risk communication and reporting to all stakeholders
  • Exposure to and application of tools, templates and instruments for risk identification, analysis, and evaluation


Accounting and finance professionals who are responsible for balancing risk management with performance goals of an organization.