Operational Risk Management Fundamentals Certificate

Developed by leading operational risk professionals, for operational risk professionals.

The Operational Risk Management Fundamentals Certificate was created to validate an individual’s understanding of general operational risk concepts. Additionally, the certificate can be used to validate an institution’s entry level ORM training program and/or identify any gaps in training, which may be bridged through one or more of RMA’s operational risk Web seminars. Conveniently offered online, the exam is easy to complete and takes approximately one hour. Results are received immediately upon completion of the exam.

• Offered Online

• Immediate Results

Who is it for?

For the individual…

The certificate is intended for individuals who are new to the operational risk discipline to demonstrate that they have a solid foundational knowledge of key principles in the practice area. 

To earn the certificate, individuals take an online, 30-question exam any time they choose. Passage of the exam and awarding of the certificate confirms that an individual has a solid understanding of general operational risk concepts.

For the institution…

The exam can be used to validate an institution’s entry-level training program and/or identify any gaps in training, which may be bridged through one or more of RMA’s operational risk Web seminars. Institutions may sponsor a group of people to take the exam.

"In addition to building confidence of the employee, we believe the credential gives assurance to our stakeholders across the organization that the individual has the knowledge and expertise to add value and help drive business success."