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Prepare for the RIMS-CRMP-FED exam with these resources.

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​​Learn about general strategies for taking the exam, how to analyze the exam questions, what to expect at the testing center, and review the core competencies for RIMS-CRMP-FED exam. The RIMS-CRMP-FED Study Guide helps prepare you for the core RIMS-CRMP exam (part 1) and FED exam (part 2).

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RIMS-CRMP-FED Prep Virtual Workshop

This two-day live virtual workshop helps prepare risk professionals to obtain the RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional for Federal Government (RIMS-CRMP-FED) credential.

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Refresh your knowledge. Prepare for parts one and two of the three-hour RIMS-CRMP-FED exam with these online courses:

Part 1: RIMS-CRMP Overview Course

Part 2: RIMS-CRMP-FED Online Course

Related Reading

  1. CFO and PIC (July 29, 2016). Playbook: Enterprise Risk Management for Federal Government. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. Updated in 2021 but not yet released.*
  2. Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (June 2017). Enterprise Risk Management: Integrating with Strategy and Performance.
  3. Government Accountability Office (Dec. 2016). Enterprise Risk Management: Selecting Agencies’ Experiences Illustrate Good Practices in Managing Risk. (GAO Publication No. 17-63). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.*
  4. HM Treasury. The Orange Book: Management of Risk – Principles and Concepts.
  5. OMB (July 15, 2016). Circular No. A-123, Management’s Responsibility for Enterprise Risk Management and Internal Control. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.*
  6. OMB Circular No. A-11, Preparation, Submission, and Execution of the Budget. PART 6 – The Federal Performance Framework for Improving Program and Service Delivery.*
  7. AFERM Federal ERM Areas of Practice Guidance. In development/partly available.* New!
  8. NISTIR 8286 - Integrating Cybersecurity and Enterprise Risk Management (ERM). (October 2020) New!
  9. Hardy, Karen. Enterprise Risk Management: A Guide for Government Professionals. Wiley Publishing. New!
  10. Stanton and Webster. Managing Risk and Performance: A Guide for Government Decision Makers. Wiley Publishing. New!
  11. Improving Government Decision Making Through Enterprise Risk Management. IBM Center for the Business of Government. New!

*Top 5 most important references



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