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Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Organisational Risk and Compliance (Level 6)
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 6
Credits 75
Subject Area
  • Management and Commerce » Business and Management » Quality Management
Strategic Purpose Statement
The purpose of this qualification is to provide experienced practitioners in the risk and compliance area with a transferable set of skills and knowledge to manage aspects of the development and implementation of effective organisation-wide risk and compliance management systems. Variants of these systems are required across a broad range of organisations.

This qualification builds and improves business practices through proactive management of risk, compliance with relevant laws and codes, and governance to meet community expectations.

Graduates will be capable of managing aspects of the risk and compliance frameworks within a dynamic context.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

- Apply risk and compliance management principles; and advocate risk and compliance management and risk-governance within an organisational-context
- Identify and prepare for analysis of risks and compliance obligations within an organisational-context.
- Analyse organisational and compliance-related risks, apply appropriate risk assessment criteria, and assist with the development of new assessment criteria for these risks.
- Implement appropriate tools for risk and compliance-related risk prioritisation and evaluate an organisation's risks against risk appetite and tolerance.
- Develop and implement organisational risk and compliance-related risk treatment.
- Develop and facilitate risk management and compliance management training within an organisational-context.
- Tailor risk and compliance reports for internal and external stakeholders.
- Develop, implement, and manage risk and compliance testing and reviews, including evaluating findings and recommending improvements.
Education pathways
This qualification may lead on from the New Zealand Certificate in Organisational Risk and Compliance (Level 4) [Ref: 2609].

Candidates intending to enrol in programmes for this qualification should have experience as a risk or compliance practitioner before doing so.

Graduates may progress on to higher-level tertiary qualifications in management and leadership.
Employment pathways
Graduates of this qualification, supported by having relevant technical knowledge and skills in the field they will operate in, may be employed as a leading practitioner in the risk and compliance field.

Examples of roles include: senior risk adviser or risk specialist, senior compliance advisor or senior compliance officer.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
None.
Education Organisation The Skills Organisation
Developed By Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 3979
Status Current
Created March 2019
Next Review February 2024
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