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Risk Management Certificate Program


Learn risk management principles and discover new strategies and tools that can help improve the risk program at your organization. 

Our Risk Management Certificate Program

Our Risk Management Certificate provides occupational safety and health professionals with a comprehensive overview of the risk management framework and provides practical guidance on effectively implementing risk management principles, processes, methods and tools. The program is designed to help you identify and analyze potential workplace hazards and risks.

You will also discover new ways to manage risk, keep workers safe, and design and implement corrective safety measures. The certificate program is based on key voluntary consensus standards on risk and the ASSP technical report, and it is aligned with occupational health and safety management system standards.

RiskPhotoWhat You Will Learn

  • Create a risk management framework for your organization
  • Define the purpose, scope and evaluation criteria for risk management processes within your organization
  • Assess and measure the effectiveness of the risk management processes
  • Develop and select risk treatment strategies to reduce risk to acceptable levels
  • Apply a prevention through design (PTD) approach to assess and manage risk throughout the lifecycle of a system
  • Align occupational safety and health initiatives with strategic and business objectives
  • Examine risk-based decision-making and increase your ability to communicate and manage risk from an enterprise risk management perspective

How to Earn Your Certificate

Step 1: Enroll in Our Risk Management Certificate Program.

There is no fee to register for the program. However, there is a separate registration process and fee for each required course. Once you are enrolled, please continue to Step 2.

Enroll in ASSP's Risk Management Certificate Program

Step 2: Register individually for and complete each of the three required courses within two years.

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Step 3: Retrieve your certificate!

Upon completion of the required courses, ASSP will post your certificate within 48 to 72 hours in your profile at, (Log-in, go to My Account, Education & Content, Certificates). Download the certificate and display it to recognize your career achievement!

Why Earn a Professional Certificate From ASSP?

ASSP has a long-standing reputation for delivering top-quality safety education and training that OSH professionals can immediately put into practice — giving you an advantage in your workplace, in your industry and in the safety profession.

  • Establish credibility as a leader and signify your commitment to the safety profession
  • Gain a competitive advantage and maximize your earning potential
  • Become an indispensable asset and valuable resource to your workers and organization
  • Grow your professional network by learning alongside other safety professionals
  • Understand and integrate best practices from leading organizations


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