Certified Risk & Crisis Manager - CRCM

Certification Overview

Certification Overview

Risk management has long been a key part of project management, but in recent years, it has become an increasingly important part of organizational best practices. Corporations have realized that effective risk management can not only reduce the negative impact of crises; it can provide real benefits and cost savings.

The risk management framework provided in this Certification which is flexible enough for any organization. You can apply it to a single project, a department, or use it as a basis for an enterprise-wide risk management program.

Viable organizations need to be ready for emergencies because they are a fact of doing business. The worst plan is not to have any kind of plan at all, and the best plans are tested and adjusted so that they work over time. Fortunately, you do not need separate plans for fire, weather disasters, and all the different kinds of crises that can occur. One solid plan will help you to prevent, respond, and recover from all crises. The Certified Risk and Crisis Managers will help you ensure your organization is ready to manage any kind of crisis


Program Outline

Program Outline

Module – 1 Risk Management

Understanding risk
Risk management activities
Assessing risk
Responding to risks
Resourcing controls
Reaction planning
Reporting and monitoring
Reviewing and evaluating the framework

Module 2 – Crisis Management

What is crisis management?
Training leaders and staff
Conducting the crisis audit
Performing a risk level analysis
Developing a response process
Consulting with the experts
Incident management techniques
Working through the issues
Establishing an emergency operations center
Building business continuity and recovery
Recovering and moving on
Practice opportunities


Target Candidates


  • This certification aims at risk professionals, or those who interface with risk management disciplines on a very regular basis, who want to improve and expand their knowledge in risk and Crisis Management.
  • Those who are in charge of critical units or company subsidiaries.



 Exam Pattern

The exam comprises of 50 Multiple Choice Questions out of which the candidate needs to score 70% (35 out of 50 correct) to pass the exam.

Duration of exam
The total duration of the exam is 1 hour (60 Minutes)

Closed Book

No external sources of information may be accessed during the exam at Pearson Vue Test Center. Further details of the materials permitted are provided:

Retaking of exam
If a Candidate does not pass the exam in the second (2nd) attempt, the candidate must wait for a period of at least fourteen (14) calendar days from the date of their attempt to retake the exam for third (3rd) time or any subsequent time. The exam can be taken any number of times.

Certification Validity
The Certified Risk and Crisis Manager (CRCM) Certificate is valid for life


Synergy Course

Course Details 

- Curriculum: GAQM Official Material  – 2015 edition

- Language: English terminologies with Arabic explanation

- Venue: business center of a 4/5 star hotel

- Lecturing: 20 hours 
- Pattern: 5 evening classes

- Timing: 3 hours; 5 – 9 PM

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