Assessing, Managing & Mitigating Risk

Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply
Course summary
1 day
Corporate Training for Teams
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Course description

Assessing, Managing & Mitigating Risk

This course from CIPS will enable you to identify, analyse and control exposure to risks in your supply chain.

The 1 day programme is ideal for anyone who needs to understand and manage the risks they face or who have difficult supply chain partners, either as suppliers or customers. It traces the sources of risk and relates the topics covered to both case study examples and situations within your own organisation.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify common areas of resilience and vulnerability
  • Use different tools and techniques to identify different risks and the most appropriate response
  • Assess a risk and its impact on your organisation, project or contract and develop risk management strategies
  • Create approaches to ensure risk is mitigated and ethical practice is adopted

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone dealing with the supply chain and would like a greater understanding of risk and its consequences.

It is particularly suitable for those with tricky supply chain partners, whether suppliers or customers.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

This training course is worth 7 CPD credit hours

Training Course Content

Key topics covered include:

  • Benefits of risk management and the impact of inaction
  • Risk identification and main categories of risk
  • Risk management cycle
  • Strategic risk planning
  • Mitigation strategies


Course costs vary depending on your organisation's specific training needs. Please enquire for an in-house quote.

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