GARP - Foundations of Financial Risk

Duration

Duration:

Just 2 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

7/2/2022 (Monday)

Overview

On this accelerated GARP Foundations of Financial Risk (FFR) course, you will learn all the concepts and principles of financial risk and risk management and how to implement the practices into your business.

In just 2 days, you’ll build knowledge on key topics like credit, market, operational risk, insurance risk, and the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s regulatory principles (Basel Accords). You’ll also learn about:

  • Governance structures for the management of risk in a financial institution
  • The regulatory requirements provided by the Basel Committee on banking supervision

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the GARP FFR exam, and achieve your GARP Foundations of Financial Risk certification. Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors, and train in a distraction-free environment.

Audience

This course is ideal if you have experience in risk, compliance, treasury, financial IT, operations, trading, auditing, commercial/retail banking, and insurance.

It is also ideal if you:

  • Work in the financial services industry
  • Are involved in support, front, middle and back-office staff, including IT, Audit, and HR

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 2-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 110.783 students saving more than one million hours since 2001

Benefits

Curriculum

  • Module 1: Functions and Forms of Banking
  • Module 2: Managing Banks
  • Module 3: Banking Regulation
  • Module 4: Credit Risk
  • Module 5: Credit Risk Management
  • Module 6: Market Risk
  • Module 7: Operational Risk
  • Module 8: Regulatory Capital and Supervision
  • Module 9: Insurance Risk

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

GARP Foundations of Financial Risk exam

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Number of questions: 70
  • Format: Multiple-choice
  • Passing score: 49/70 (70%)

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

Before attending this accelerated course, you should have 1-3 years' experience in risk, compliance, treasury, financial IT, operations, trading, auditing, commercial/retail banking, and insurance.

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call (0)8 52 50 01 66 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.

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