Analysing Business Risk: Introductory Quantitative Methods

Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education

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  • 2 days
  • in person

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Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education

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About the course

Economic uncertainty will unavoidably bring unpredictable business exposure to risk. Coping with risk would mean that Corporations and most business professionals would require new sets of skills and risk tools. This course provides a doorway into quantitative risk management, with a keen focus on linking business risk to business profitability. How can businesses stay profitable in an uncertain and risky economic climate?

Course Programme

Day 1

08:45 Arrival and registration

09:00 Session 1 Definitions and Introductory concepts to risk

10:30 Coffee

11:00 Session 2 The statistics of risk

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Session 3 Accounting for risk

15:00 Tea

15:30 Session 4 Qualitative versus quantitative risk analysis

18:30 Terrace bar open for informal discussion

Day 2

09:00 Session 1 The quantification of risk

10:30 Coffee

11:00 Session 2 Forecasting: interpreting forecast statistics (I)

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Session 3 Forecasting: interpreting forecast statistics (II)

15:00 Tea

15:30 Session 4 Guest Speaker: Dr. Elvis Hernandez (Consultant, OSL Risk Consulting)

17:00 Course ends

Experts

Sooter Nomhwange

Sooter is Teaching Associate in Business and Management at the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education. He is part of the tutor delivery team on the Certificate in Strategic Business and Management, Certificate in Operations Business and Management and the International Summer ...

Analysing Business Risk: Introductory Quantitative Methods at Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education

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