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Postgraduate Diploma in Risk Management (Fast Track)


3 months



UK / International


Course Overview

This intensive, dual award, programme is designed to equip learners with the necessary skills and knowledge to effectively manage risks in organizations. Throughout the course, learners will be exposed to a range of topics, including ISO standard ‘harmonisation’ programmes, organizational strategy and risk plans, contemporary issues in CSR risk management systems, and risk financing options available for an organization. Additionally, learners will learn how to evaluate a range of tools to assess an organization’s position in the market and prepare a risk management plan to mitigate potential risks.

Entry Requirements

An honours degree in a related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification.
Additionally, applicants must be 21 years or older at the beginning of the course and have minimum 2 years relevant work experience.
English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency.

Modules Covered 

  1. Fundamentals of Risk Management

  2. Strategic Risk Analysis and Control

  3. Ethics and Governance in Leadership

  4. Organizational and Environmental Hazard Assessment

  5. Quantitative Risk Assessment Techniques

  6. Innovative Research Techniques in Risk Management

Intake Dates

The online program is asynchronous, allowing for immediate enrollment at any time throughout the year. For UK and international students, course sessions start in February, May, August, and November

Awarding Organisation(s)

Students who successfully complete the Postgraduate Diploma in Risk Management at Telford Business School are awarded two distinct certifications:
1. Postgraduate Diploma Risk Management - This diploma is internally awarded by Telford Business School
2. Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Risk Management - This is an Ofqual-regulated qualification awarded by Qualifi.
The dual certification process not only allows graduates to participate in Telford Business School’s graduation ceremonies but also provides the benefits of an Ofqual-regulated qualification. These benefits include broader global recognition and the opportunity for advanced entry into UK degree programs. This dual approach enhances the educational credentials of our graduates, making them highly competitive in the global job market.

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