The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has just announced that the Executive Education Centre of the University of Business and Technology (UBT) is now the first exclusive provider of the internationally recognised Fundamentals of Risk Management (FoRM) course based in Saudi Arabia.
Sanjay Himatsingani, director of training for the IRM, said: “We’re very pleased to be working with the UBT in Saudi Arabia. There has been a big demand for risk management training in the region and we’re delighted to be able to be working with our new partners. The FoRM course is well respected and attracts delegates from a wide variety of organisations all over the world. FoRM gives students an introduction to the principles and practices of enterprise risk management and can be applied to anyone from any sector globally. It’s also a great introduction to the International Certificate in Enterprise Risk Management.”
Dr Amir Dhia, director general of UBT Executive Education, added: “We’re proud to partner with the IRM to deliver FoRM programmes. Risk management has become more than ever before as a major interest and concern for corporates and institutions as they emerge and grow. We’re confident that the IRM programmes will complement our current scope of world-class partnerships and programmes and will definitely add value and expertise to the practitioners and executives who take them.”
UBT Executive Education focuses on management training and career development for practitioners and executives in business and management. It provides international certification and qualification programmes as well as customised programmes for corporations. The organisation boasts trained professionals from more than 100 companies and institutions in several countries in the Middle East.
UBT Executive Education offers programmes in Human Resources, finance and accounting, digital marketing, business development, project management, communication, supply chains and logistics and risk management.