Level 5 Award in
Corporate Risk
and Crisis Management

This Level 5 programme is specifically designed for senior security, risk and business continuity managers who are being given responsibility for the planning, management and implementation of increasingly complex security, risk management, business continuity, emergency response or crisis management projects, often involving a high level of multi-agency and stakeholder integration, both internally and with external partners.

Since its inception in 2015, it has become widely recognised as one of the leading professional qualifications in the world.

  • It is the only Level 5 risk and crisis management programme regulated by UK government Ofqual (Office of Qualifications) and is listed on their Register of Qualifications.

Course Content:

  • 21st Century Risk & Crisis Management
  • Hierarchy of Events: Incidents – Emergencies – Crisis
  • Incident Response and Decision Making
  • Communications and Information Exchange
  • Creating the Management / Command and Control Structure
  • From “Command & Control” to “Support & Adapt”
  • Practical Issues in Major Event Response Management: A Self-Auditing Check List
  • Social Media & Crisis Management
  • Case Studies in Failure: Why Do Good Organisations Fail?
  • Creating Resilience and High Reliability Organisations


Course contact hours:


Delivery format:

Online / Hybrid

Assessment Format:

Flexible / Online Workbook

Programme Fee:

£750 + VAT


ISRM Training courses are delivered periodically throughout the year in online cohorts. Register your interest for the next available course to join the waitlist, and a member of the ISRM Training team will be in contact regarding the next available dates.

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