Diploma in Financial Risk Management - Level 5



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140 Hours
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Level 5 Diploma in Financial Risk Management
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Financial risk management is very crucial for each and every organisation to identify and avoid any revenue loss or leakage. It is only through an effective financial risk management process that an organisation can achieve maximum profits or revenue. Therefore, with the increase in the need for proper financial risk management, the need for professionals such as risk manager, risk analyst, risk consultant and many more have also increased drastically.

If you too aspire to get into or make some progress within the risk management industry, this Diploma in Financial Risk Management – Level 5 is sure to be of immense benefit to you. This course has very detailed learning materials that will thoroughly educate you on the fundamental concepts of risk management. The various risk management control systems will also be amply covered in this course, with special consideration to the different methods of measuring risk exposure.

As a risk management professional, it is vital for you to know your role, responsibilities and duties to carry them out as needed. Thus, this course will explore the role, responsibilities and duties of a financial risk management, followed by modules that will look into topics such as risk management framework, risk tolerance and many more.

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Study 365 has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 5 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Study 365 to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales


Level 5 Diploma in Financial Risk Management
Awarded by ABC Awards

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Learning Outcomes

  • Have a thorough understanding of the fundamental concepts of risk management.
  • Learn about management control systems.
  • Explore the role and responsibilities of a risk management professional.
  • Learn different methods to measure risk exposure.
  • Have a clear understanding of the risk management framework.
  • Learn about risk tolerance.

Course Curriculum

1: What Is Risk?

2: How To Manage Risk

3: Understand The Governance And Reporting

4: What Is Internal Control?

5: What Are Management Control Systems?

6: How To Manage Performance

7: Information Systems Management

8: Internal Auditing And Risk

9: Risk In Finance

10: What Is Currency Risk

11: Hedging And Transaction Risk

12: Risk In Interest Rate

13: Deal With Investment Appraisal Risk

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain a professional qualification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Please Note: Additionally, £89 is charged for assessment and certificate and you need to pay that when you are submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially when you are registering). This payment can be paid into 04 installments when you are submitting your assessments.


At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Accredited Body

Accredited body (Accreditation) ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.


  • All learners should be over the age of 19 and have a basic understanding of Maths, English and ICT.
  • A recognised qualification in level 4 or above in any discipline.

Career path

  • Quality Manager – £35,329 per annum
  • Quality Assurance Manager – £35,326 per annum
  • Risk Manager – £50,064 per annum
  • Risk Management Analyst – £33,863 per annum
  • Risk Management Manager – £50,868 per annum
  • Risk Management Consultant – £43,376 per annum

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