Operational Risk Management (ORM) Certificate

The PRMIA Operational Risk Management (ORM) Certificate is designed to deliver a deep, practical understanding of operational risk management frameworks and measurement methodologies in financial institutions.  Successful candidates will be better prepared to implement meaningful risk assessment initiatives, produce useful risk management information and understand basic modeling techniques for operational risk measurement.

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ORM Certificate Candidate Guidebook

The Guidebook provides an overview of program design, dates and locations, fees and registration, exam format, syllabus, and preparation.

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How to Enroll in the ORM Program & Exam

To enroll, you must first pay the Program Fee.

Upon payment, you will receive access to a digital version of Risk Management Frameworks and Practices for Operational Risk Management via your PRMIA account profile.

Within 2-3 business days of paying the program fee, you will receive an exam authorization for Pearson VUE, allowing you to schedule the Operational Risk Management (ORM) exam at a Pearson VUE testing center. Your exam authorization is valid for 12 months after purchase.

If you experience difficulty scheduling your exam, please contact us.

ORM Program Fee & Enrollment

ORM Program Fee Price
Sustaining Member Price $499
Contributing Member Price $520
Non-member Price $549

Discounts available to groups, contact [email protected] for more information.

Given the flexibility offered by PRMIA examination policy, all Certificate Program Fees are considered a final sale and non-refundable or transferable under any circumstances. See the PRMIA Terms of Use for details.

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***Quebec Language Project - PRMIA exams will not be offered at the testing centers or remotely in Quebec. Due to the Quebec Language Project, all materials and exams are required to be offered in French. PRMIA is not able to offer the exam options in French at this time. Candidates will need to travel outside of Quebec to sit for their exams.

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