Risk Management Academy

This Academy will provide the essential building blocks to develop, establish, and embed risk management as a business process within your agency. Participants will learn to better manage their agency’s risk by understanding the basic concepts, principles, and applications of risk management. In addition, participants will gain a better understanding of the Authority’s tools and resources, along with skills necessary to achieve buy-in from upper management to create and support a healthy risk management culture. This Academy covers one module of the five-module Risk Management Practitioner (RMP) Program. Additional information regarding the RMP Program may be found here: http://www.cpshr.us/training_center/RiskManagement/index.html Those interesting in attending this academy must first complete an application process and be selected to attend. Attendance of this no-cost academy is limited to twenty-five participants. If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact Training by email at training@cjpia.org, at least two business days in advance of the Academy start date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays.
Topics Covered:
  • Unique loss exposures of public entities
  • Consequences of ineffective risk management
  • The purpose of risk management in the public sector
  • Technical and behavioral competencies required to manage risk
  • Importance of Root Cause Analysis
  • Contractual risk transfer and insurance review
  • Nuances of claims and loss control
  • Importance of investigating claims and preserving evidence
  • Review of the most important aspects of workers' compensation
  • Disability management and early return to work

3 days
Who should attend:
The Academy is designed for those having primary risk management responsibility and that managing their agency’s risk exposure.
As Needed
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