Operational Risk Management Fundamentals Certificate


Preparing for the Exam

The exam features questions developed by RMA’s Operational Risk Council on topics that align with RMA’s operational risk framework.

"This certificate confirms my comprehensive knowledge of the ever-evolving operational risk discipline."

Operational Risk Framework

Nine Web Seminars cover the topics in the certificate

Topics Covered 

The topics covered in the exam are the subjects of the following Web seminars offered by RMA:

  • Introduction to Operational Risk
  • Information Security in Operational Risk
  • Internal Loss Events: Embedding Internal Loss Data in an Organization’s DNA
  • Key Risk Indicators: What They Are and Why You Need Them
  • Quantitative Modeling of Operational Risk
  • Risk and Control Self-Assessments
  • Understanding External Losses for a Robust Operational Risk Program
  • Understanding the Boundaries Between Credit Risk and Operational Risk
  • Understanding the Value of Scenario Analysis in Operational Risk

Cost Per Person to Access all Sessions

Participants may purchase access to all nine Web seminars at a discounted rate when signing up for the exam. Participants will receive a link to purchase the Web seminars after signing up for the exam.





Once the order is placed, it takes approximately 24 hours to receive links to the Web seminars. Participants will also be prompted to download the student slides. We recommend that participants listen to the study materials as well as view the slides, as there are additional items mentioned by the instructor in the seminars that are not listed on the slides.

To purchase RMA’s ORM Certificate Web Seminar Series, please contact RMA’s Customer Care at 1-800-677-7621 and reference product number 641169.