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Risk Management Techniques and Tools WEBCAST

Tuesday, August 16 11:00am - 2:00pm PDT

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2.0 Credits

Member Price $109.00

Non-Member Price $131.00


Risk affects all areas of business - from hiring and onboarding to customer fulfillment and customer support. Assessing risks allows your executive team and others to make informed decisions. This webcast contains 17 tools and techniques to assess and manage risks in your organization. You will learn how to evaluate your organization’s current systems and practices to identify and eliminate risks throughout your organization and apply a value stream perspective to your risk management.


Enterprise risk management protects and enhances stakeholder value. ERM can be used by businesses of all sizes. SWAT analysis and PESTLE analysis to analyze risks. Tools and techniques in risk awareness and management. Value stream perspective for enterprise risk management. ISO 31000-2018 principles. COSO ERM framework.


Familiarity with enterprise risk management concepts and best practices.

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Accountants and finance professionals who play a role in risk management within entities of any size.


Distinguish between the ISO, COSO and generic enterprise risk management models. Recall the benefits of enterprise risk management. Recognize the challenges of implementing enterprise risk management. Identify tools and techniques to Identify and eliminate risk throughout the organization. Determine how processes and procedures can be enhanced by Using a value stream perspective for enterprise risk management.






Leader Bios

Bruce Shepard

Bruce Shepard was most recently an assistant professor of accounting at George Fox University and an adjunct professor of accounting at the University of Oregon, prior to becoming an instructor for the AICPA in 2012. From 2006-2010, Mr. Shepard was the Chief Financial Officer of Las Vegas Gaming, Inc. in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he had full management responsibility for all financial affairs, daily business operations, administration and human resources. From 1985-2006, Mr. Shepard was in charge of the Middle Market Practice for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in Portland, Oregon, where he served as an Assurance Partner from 1989-2006 focusing on providing proactive business advisory services to fast-growing companies.

At PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, Mr. Shepard spearheaded over 100 acquisitions and divestitures by leading in the financial structuring and negotiations. He worked with clients to develop strategic plans for short-term and long-term growth. He assisted both start-up companies and beyond start-up companies with attaining their needed growth capital. Mr. Shepard wrote an article, Financing Entrepreneurs, in 1999 for the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Shepard was awarded “Beta Alpha Psi Professional of the Year” in 2006 for sustained involvement with the University of Oregon.

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Non-Member Price $131.00

Member Price $109.00