Course Summary
Credit Type:
ACE Course Number:
Organization Course Number:
ARM 55
11 weeks (44 -- 66 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Risk Management
This course is part of a sequence of courses for which students must successfully complete the requirements of all segments in order to receive credit recommendations. Successful completion of coursework includes enrollment in and successful passing of a final credentialing exam.


The course objective to enable students to apply risk control techniques that reduce the frequency and severity of accidental losses.

Learning Outcomes:

  • By identifying the major risk categories including physical property, intellectual property, legal and regulatory, human resource, environment risk crime, cyber, and fleet
  • Protect company assets and resources by applying appropriate risk control strategies and technical information including avoidance, loss prevention, loss reduction, and diversification

General Course Topics:

  • Introduction to risk assessment and treatment
  • Root cause analysis
  • Business continuity management
  • Physical property risk
  • Intellectual property and reputation risk
  • Legal and regulatory risk
  • Management liability
  • Human resource risk
  • Environmental risk
  • Crime and cyber risk
  • Fleet risk
Instruction & Assessment

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations

Minimum Passing Score:

Supplemental Materials