Course Description

Course Title : Advanced Banking Risk Management course

Institute of Banking

Who is this programme for?

The Professional Diploma in Advanced Banking Risk Management is a specialist risk management programme specifically designed for senior risk and compliance professionals who are working in senior risk management or related roles in banking, financial institutions or providing risk management advisory services to banks.

It covers a broad technical curriculum encompassing the key conceptual foundations of banking risk management and it will enable participants to think strategically in order to manage the key risks in accordance with the bank’s competitive advantages and risk appetite.

This programme is designed for:

  • Banking and financial institutions’ senior risk and compliance professionals who are members of the bank risk committees and related roles including, but not limited to, governance, risk, regulatory and liquidity committees.
  • Banking, financial and regulatory institutions’ senior risk and compliance professionals who are working in risk and compliance roles including:

– Compliance
– Credit review
– Capital and credit modelling
– Conduct risk
– Asset and liability management
– Market risk
– Operational risk
– Internal audit
– Legal
– Finance
– Technology
– Change management

  • Risk professionals working in the Central Bank of Ireland, National Treasury Management Agency, accountants, business consultants, lawyers and other professionals who provide risk management advisory services.

How you will benefit

This programme will support your professional development and provide you with:

  • An internationally recognised university qualification at master’s degree level from University College Dublin.
  • At the strategic level, an understanding of the sources and nature of the key risks inherent in the banking model and the inter-relationships between those risks, the bank’s competitive advantage, capital requirements, regulatory requirements and customer imperatives.
  • An understanding of corporate and risk governance and its relevance within the overall business context including global best practice governance standards.
  • The current global best practice risk management approaches used by banks to identify, measure, mitigate and manage these risks in an enterprise-wide risk context.
  • The technical risk skills and knowledge to critically evaluate and implement practical solutions to the key risk challenges facing banks’ senior management teams.
  • An understanding of the regulatory imperatives that drive risk management in banking and an understanding of what regulators are seeking to achieve.

College Name Institute of Banking
Course Category Banking & Financial Services, Business
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 1
Course Fee €3,300 in total
Awarding Body UCD
Entry Requirements The minimum entry requirements for the programme are: Honours degree (second class honours grade 2 award or higher) in business or in a relevant cognate discipline and have at least three years’ experience in a banking role Or Have completed the Professional Diploma in Banking Risk Management Practices (at level 8) and have at least three years’ experience in a risk role Or Admission may also be considered for experienced professionals who do not meet the admission requirements as set out above where they can demonstrate learning through work and training which makes them a suitable candidate for the programme, i.e. they will have significant experience in a senior risk role with responsibility for risk decisions.
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Course Provider

Institute of Banking

IFSC, 1 North Wall Quay, Dublin, Ireland

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