This course examines the first stage of risk management - identification of risk factors. It also presents several risk identification techniques, including how to use root cause identification, the Delphi technique, and brainstorming sessions to identify risks.

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This online course forms part of the SkillsNet short course suite.

Please note this course is only available to CPA Australia members.

Learning objectives

  • Differentiate between internal and external risks
  • Determine the most appropriate risk identification techniques to use for a given situation
  • Recognise guidelines for conducting a brainstorming session to identify project risks
  • Recognise actions you can take to overcome various challenges you may encounter when facilitating a brainstorming session to identify risks
  • Conduct a brainstorming session to identify the risks of a project


Decision makers at all levels in an organisation interested in learning about the issues relating to risk and risk management

60 Minutes

365 Days