Creating a Risk Management Plan to Reduce the Impact of Negative Events


As low as $49 per board member (based on a 10-member board)

Is your organization often stuck having to make tough decisions when it’s already too late? Are your decisions proactive or reactive? In this course, you will learn how to designate the necessary attention and resources to control and mitigate risk, thus protecting your organization from uncertainty, reduce costs and increase the likelihood of sustainability and success.


Every decision and strategic activity within your organization has a level of risk associated with it. Understanding the different levels of risk and implementing an effective risk management program will help ensure that these decisions and activities are managed effectively. A successful risk management program must also meet legal, ethical and internal objectives and should be an integral part of the strategic planning process. 

With this course you will receive a detailed 9-page governance guide, 20-minute video training module and a sample governing policy you can start using today to start building a proper risk management plan for your organization.

What You'll Learn

  • How to identify different levels of risk
  • How to analyze and assess each level of risk and determine the likelihood of disruption
  • How to respond when an event presents itself 
  • How to reduce and mitigate the impact of risk on your organization
  • What to do when you are forced to accept a potential loss associated with risk
  • The benefits of risk management


About your instructor: Darrell Kuhn

DJ (Darrell) Kuhn, author of The Boardroom Blueprint, is a noted leader and visionary with a successful career in an executive leadership and a member of Atlantic Business Magazine’s prestigious CEO Hall of Fame. He has been an exemplary community volunteer and board member in roles for many organizations over the last 30 years including the Chamber of Commerce; United Way; Food Banks; Canadian Mental Health Association; Diabetes Association; Rotary Clubs and various Business Developmental Agencies.

A strong advocate for local non profit organizations, Darrell recognizes the profound impact on the communities they serve. He believes that the creation of a strong governance structure and leadership capacity, significantly impacts the effectiveness, brand and reputation of any organization. This passion and experience has positioned Darrell as a foremost expert in effective board governance and leadership.

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4 Lessons