Certification in ISO 31000

This course enables participants to become G31000 – certified ISO 31000 risk management professionals. The training and exam are based on the ISO 31000 risk management standard which can be used by organization of any size, any industry, and any sector.

In this intensive three-day course, participants develop competence in the foundations of the ISO 31000 risk management standard. Based on rigourous teaching, practical exercises and quiz questions that test their aptitude, participants acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to pass the stringent ISO 31000 exam.

They do so by becoming familiar with the vocabulary, principles, framework and the risk management process proposed in the ISO 31000 standard. During the course, we will present the ISO 31000 Risk Management Principles and Guidelines and its two companions, the ISO Guide 73:2009, and the IEC/ISO 31010:2009 Risk Assessment Techniques.

About The Trainer

Alex Dali, MBA, ARM – President

The Global Institute for Risk Management Standards – G31000 is a non-profit international organization dedicated to raise awareness for the ISO 31000 Risk Management Standard and associated documents.

Alex Dali is President of G31000. He holds a MSC in Chemical Engineering, a degree in Business Administration and a post-masters in Risk Management. Alex has worked and lived during the last 20 years in many countries and has demonstrated vast experience in many aspects of risk management. He is well known as the active founder/owner of the ISO31000 LinkedIn group which has 60,000+ members. Alex serves as an invited professor in several universities and institutes in the United States and Europe. He currently provides training, workshops, is involved in the publication of articles and books, focusing exclusively on ISO 31000 standard.

Learning Objectives


Understand the vocabulary, principles, framework and risk management process in accordance with ISO 31000.


Apply the methodology of ISO 31000 as an internationally-recognized standard adopted by more than 60 countries.


Acquire the competence to communicate effectively about ISO 31000 with people having different backgrounds and experience in risk management.

Course Agenda


26th September - Day 1

Introduction to risk management concepts as defined by ISO 31000

  • Understand the risk management vocabulary as defined by ISO 31000.
  • Understand the benefits of risk management to an organization.
  • Understand the ISO 31000 risk management principles and how they influence the risk management framework and process.
  • A quiz and review on the elements learned during the day


27th September - Day 2

The risk management framework and process according to ISO 31000

  • Understand the risk management framework at a high level
  • Detailed presentation of the risk management process
  • Risk identification, risk analysis, risk evaluation and risk treatment
  • Risk assessment tools recommended in IEC/ISO 31010
  • Risk communication
  • Risk monitoring and review
  • A quiz and review on the elements learned during the day


28th September - Day 2

Morning: Overall review

  • Testing your knowledge with sample exam questions
  • Information regarding the validation procedure of G31000 pertaining to the ISO 31000 certification – foundations level
  • Exam on the foundations of ISO 31000 (80 multiple choice questions in 2 hours)
  • Exam on the Approved ISO 31000 Trainers (100 multiple choice questions in 2 hours)
  • Correction and individual result given 30 minutes after the exam
  • Lunch is offered for all


Attendees should read the ISO 31000 risk management standard before the course, especially the vocabulary, the principles, the framework and the process proposed in the ISO 31000 standard.

It could be purchased on the ISO website. Given below is a link to purchase.

ISO 31000:2009 ? Risk management — Principles and guidelines

Exam & Certifications

The exam to become Certified ISO 31000 Risk management professional meets the requirements of ISO/IEC 17024 standard designed to harmonize the certification process of personnel worldwide.

The exam covers the five following competence domains:

  • Fundamental concepts
  • Terms and definitions
  • Principles of risk management
  • The risk management framework
  • The risk management process


Examination Hours


Multiple Choice Questions


G31000 Training Centre

Business Bay, Dubai


26th - 27th September 2017

Certification Masterclasses


28th September 2017

09:00 AM - 11.00 AM

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