ORM Exam Preparation Resources
The ORM Certificate is designed for self-study and is based on the PRMIA Operational Risk Manager Handbook, together with PRMIA Case Studies.
Optional preparation resources are also available to help you prepare for the ORM exam, but they are not required to pass the exam.
Required ORM Resources
The required study resources listed below are designed for self-study.
The Operational Risk Manager Handbook
The Operational Risk Manager Handbook is a best practices guide to all elements needed for the successful implementation of an effective risk management framework and the management of operational risk. Designed to deliver a deep, practical understanding of operational risk management, risk management frameworks and measurement methodologies in financial institutions, the handbook is written by an all practitioner author team from major financial institutions around the globe.
ORM Handbook Introduction and Table of Contents
*This download only includes the ORM Handbook's Introduction and Table of Contents. A full version of the ORM Handbook is provided post enrollment.
The ORM Handbook Digital Resources
The ORM Handbook cites supplemental digital resources, which are provided below. Resources are listed based on the chapter where the reference is cited.
ORM Optional Online Resources
PRMIA offers live, on-demand, and self-study programs for those who wish to reinforce their ORM studies.
ORM Self Study
Designed to complement the ORM Handbook readings, this self study course combines video lectures with readings and assessments to offer the optimal study assistance.
Virtual Online Training Programs
Designed to offer live or on demand learning in a variety of topics that align to the ORM syllabus, PRMIA offers new virtual training each month. New topics related to Operational Risk are added month - check the listing often for courses that suit your needs.