Certified Risk Analyst Program ™


These are interesting times for risk managers. The world is more conscious of the importance of risk management than ever before and businesses are increasingly turning to their risk department to assist in a wide variety of decisions.
Modern Organizations have now to operate in global business environment fraught with exponentially increasing volatility and complexity. The interaction of many forces – social, cultural, political, financial, environmental, and legal – forms a landscape or topography of the organization and its value chain, which defies easy definition. There are risks regardless of whatever path and activities are pursued. The key question is: “How can I make confidently major strategic and operational decisions in a way that optimize the balance between opportunity and risk?”
To answer that question, you will need to build a risk mapping and profiling model that relates clearly organizational performance with risk management. Hence the essential purpose of the CRA™ program is to equip participants with the methodologies and tools necessary to conduct comprehensive assessment and mapping of risks profiles in projects and organizations in order to develop highly effective risk decision-makers able to identify, analyze and manage Risks and Opportunities to ensure optimal level performance level for their organizations.

What are the Benefits of CRA™ For YOU?

  • Use of Board Certified Designations after your name on your Business Card and on your Promotional Materials.
  • Global Certification in true sense and no territorial examination required.
  • CTEP™ is awarded directly by American Academy of Financial Management USA.
  • Secure your job and be recognized by an independent and global authority.
  • Get the designation that illuminates your professional education, hard work and experience.

What Makes the CRA™ program so unique

  • Fully accredited course by the American Academy of Financial Management (AAFM™), an independent worldwide Board of Standards and Accreditation Council for financial management professionals.
  • Completion of the program leads to awarding of the Certified Risk Analyst (CRA™) designation, a globally recognized qualification in risk management industry.
  • The CRA™ program has been offered and recognized by top companies in the financial industry around the world that includes China Construction Bank, Bank of China, Deutsche Bank, Citibank, Xerox, HSBC, Shangri-La Hotels, Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States of America, 3M Asia Pacific, Hewlett Packard Singapore, United Overseas Bank Singapore and so forth.

How to become CRA™

  • Complete the AFA® Education Program
  • Pass the AFA® Examination
  • Satisfy the minimum 2-year work experience requirement
  • Agree to follow the AFA® Professional Code of Ethics