Risk is a fact of life for businesses and as a manager, you must know how to manage it. But before you can do that, you need to assess the risk in order to create a strategy to avoid or mitigate it. In this course, you will learn common techniques to assess risk, including opportunity assessment, and threat assessment using FMEA - failure mode and effects analysis.
identify the key concepts in assessing risks
distinguish between common techniques to assess opportunities and those to assess threats
recognize techniques to assess both opportunities and threats together
identify questions to ask when performing an assessment of opportunities
recall the steps in assigning rankings during a threat assessment
sequence the steps to take in calculating the RPN and prioritizing risks
recognize methods for performing a risk assessment
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.