Workshop overview


Every business wants to get better at managing internal and external risk. Strong risk management systems reduce waste, make your business more profitable and enable your business to scale and grow. This course will help you put in place an effective and robust risk management system using our best practice framework.


Prepare your business

Qualsys has designed a highly interactive 1-day risk management workshop which will help you:

  • Apply ISO 31000 to your business practices
  • Make a successful ‘whole brain’ risk management team
  • Core risk principles
  • Understand how to build collaborative working across the business
  • Embed risk-based thinking across your business
  • Focus on what matters in risk management – getting results
  • Engage employees to identify and manage risk
  • Implement a robust risk management system


Who should attend?

  • Anyone responsible for managing risk


Breakdown of the day: 

8.30: Tea and coffee

9.00: Introduction to risk and key risk principles

9.45:  Risk alignment, business continuity

10.45: Methods for identifying risk and maintaining a risk register

11.30: Risk assessments

12.15: Lunch

13.00: Implementing effective risk policies and procedures

14.45: Risk management for opportunities

14.45: Managing risk training, awareness, competency and communication

15.15: Engaging leadership and leading cultural change

15.45: Next steps & round up

16.00: End


Included with this course: 

Delegates will be provided with both printed and electronic templates, guides and course notes following the session.

Lunch will also be provided.


Pre-course activities:

Qualsys is committed to enriching your learning and training experience. In order to help you get the most from your course, we invite all our students to take part in some brief pre-course activities. We find this helps both your tutors in understanding your objectives and to support rich and detailed discussions on the day. As a result, we are better placed to deliver a learning experience that works for you – both in the classroom and beyond!



Qualsys offices: Aizlewood’s Mill, Nursery Street, Sheffield, S3 8GG

Free parking on-site, or a 15-minute walk from Sheffield train station.



1 day: 9am – 4pm


Cost: £249 + VAT

Flexible payment options: Pay online via secure checkout portal or by invoice.

Chris Owen, Services Director at Qualsys - Best GRC Software vendor  

Your Tutors

Chris Owen is Services Director at Qualsys. He has over a decade of experience implementing quality management systems and providing targeted, strategic advice and consultancy services for Qualsys’s customers.

Chris works closely with clients to implement practical training- and technology-led solutions that work. In developing and delivering his services, Chris has earned a reputation for engaging and motivating staff in some of the most challenging and heavy subject matters.

Liam Pollard, Services Implementation Manager, works closely with Qualsys’s customers to deliver targeted, effective software solutions. Implementing risk management systems for a range of customers has given Liam valuable insight into the risk process.

From identifying and mitigating risk to embedding risk-based thinking into a business culture, Liam has supported and guided dozens of businesses on the pathway to resilient, reflexive risk control.

Sign up here: Risk Management Workshop, 11th October 2018

£249 + VAT