Operational Risk Management

Course description

This course will provide you with tools that will help you manage the operational risk of a financial institution effectively. You will learn how to build an internal and external database, how to perform scenario analysis and how to find Key Risk Indicators and make Risk Control Self-Assessment. You will also learn how to assess the capital requirements for banks and insurance companies.

Course content

– Framework for Operational Risk Management
– Key Risk Indicators
– Heat Maps
– Risk Control Self Assessment
– Building a Loss Database
– Using External Data
– Mitigation of Risk
– Capital Requirements for Insurance, Pension and Credit Institutions

The course is relevant to

– Risk Managers
– Internal Auditors
– Accountants
– Backoffice Employees
– Controllers
– Managers
– Compliance
– Regulators
– Account Managers


The course requires no specific prior knowledge apart from a general understanding of financial institutions.

Reviews of this course (13)

16 Nov 2023

Operational Risk

Very good, gives some deep diving into industry praxis.

Lilyum Ågren Bayat


07 Oct 2021

Operational Risk Management

Both theory and practice were very nice

Sonya Mirzaikamrani

Kommuninvest AB

07 Oct 2021

Operational Risk Management

Great course! Really good at explaining.

Andreas Mattsson

Trustly Group

17 Dec 2019

Operational Risk Management

Some things familiar and lot of inspiration to use. A good combination between theory and practice. The instructor was easy to understand. He communicated effectively on a high level.

Stefan Dahl

ISEC Services

17 Dec 2019

Operational Risk Management

Great overall run through of operational risk that is applicable in my field. Good mix between theory and practice as well as interesting insights from other course participants. The instructor has high competence within the area, he is good communicator and great at keeping motivation up.

Mathilda Keino

Volvo Group Treasury

17 Dec 2019

Operational Risk Management

Highly recommended course covering wide variety of risk. Very good material (theory and examples) provided. Good presentation and enough breaks. The instructor has very good knowledge and experience.

Gunther Lorbeer

Paysafecard.com Wertkarten GmbH

04 Jun 2019

Operational Risk Management

Good with the combination of PPT, writing and excell

Evelina Kalmnäs Lindqvist

Förste AP-Fonden

11 Nov 2018

Operational Risk Management


Søren Eienfeldt Jensen

Spar Nord Bank

30 May 2018

Operational Risk Management


Pinar Omeroglu

BTIT Mangement AB

30 May 2018

Operational Risk Management

Excellent course. I think the teaching methods are good.

Frederik Casselhag

B3IT Mangement AB

30 May 2018

Operational Risk Management

Great course. Excellent instructor.

Mattias Klint

B3IT Management AB

30 May 2018

Operational Risk Management

Excellent course. Great teaching methods and instructor!

Karl Hultkrantz


30 May 2018

Operational Risk Management

Very informative and practical course.

Anastasia Börjesson

Entercard Group AB


28 May 2024 - 28 May 2024

We are currently planning future dates.

Please contact us for more information.

Instructor on this course

Jørgen Just Andresen

Jørgen Just Andresen

Jørgen Just Andresen is Managing Director of Financial Training Partner A/S, which he co-founded in 2002.

He has many years of teaching experience as a chief consultant at SimCorp’s training department, which he joined in 1996. Prior to SimCorp he worked at Danske Bank with fixed income research and fixed income sales.

Jørgen has worked for a number of years as external lecturer at Copenhagen Business School and was awarded teacher of the year at CBS’ education Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Financial planning).

He is author of the books Finansiel Risikostyring (Financial Risk Management) and Finansielle Derivater (Financial Derivatives) published by Djøf Publishing.

He holds an M.Sc. (international finance) and an HD (accounting).

Jørgen teaches Derivatives, Risk Management, Portfolio Management and Fixed Income

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