The following UCT online short courses are offered by AIFMRM in collaboration with GetSmarter, the Faculty of Commerce’s online learning partner. Students will receive a UCT certificate on successful completion of these short courses.

Business Risk Management short course

This 10-week, online short course provides a comprehensive overview of enterprise-wide risk management. The course is aimed at those already working in risk management and those interested in entering the field, and provides a sound foundation of theoretical knowledge as well as the latest tools and techniques for practical application.

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Advanced Business Risk Management short course

This 8-week, advanced online short course will act as a comprehensive simulation of the risk management process. While crucial theoretical concepts will be discussed in the appropriate level of detail, the focus is ultimately very practical, and you will be guided through the application of industry best-practices.

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Foundations of Financial Markets in South Africa short course

This 8-week, online short course is designed for anyone working in, or interested in, the financial services and investment industries – both from the buy and sell side – as well as professionals working in other related areas such as risk management, accounting, insurance, and information technology.

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