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Enterprise risk management - an overview


Welcome to the eLearning module Enterprise risk management - an overview.

Enterprise risk management training for all staff: to develop an awareness of ERM thinking and practices that supports the development of a strong risk management culture across the health workforce.

A certificate is issued on completion.


After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Describe enterprise risk management (ERM) and its importance in healthcare workplaces.
  • List the categories of enterprise risk identified in the NSW Health enterprise risk policy.
  • Describe the roles and responsibilities for managing enterprise risk that apply to you and your immediate work team.
  • Apply the ERM process to a range of work situations.
  • Distinguish proactive and reactive ERM


This course is applicable for all NSW Health Staff and may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.