CRSM: School Risk Management Education in Pennsylvania
September 23, 2013
In December, the Certified School Risk Managers Program will be available in the classroom in Pennsylvania! In this day and age with tight budgets, the risk management function is often spread throughout the organization. It has never been more important for everyone to be on the same page. The CSRM designation courses provide a comprehensive overview of the risk management process in schools from the fundamentals and risk identification all the way to administration and monitoring your program to ensure your schools are safe and operational. Taught by school professionals who know your business, these courses can also provide a valuable networking opportunity. Schools must be proactive to avoid the budget implications of costly claims and insurance premiums. Take a look at the course offerings available in Pennsylvania and register online today!
Funding School Risks
December 3, 2013
The primary focus of this course is to introduce and explain the methods that can be used to finance the district’s losses. Using general criteria, the risk manager compares and evaluates the various risk financing options and ultimately determines which is best for the school district.
Take this course for an in-depth look at the overall risk management process, while examining the function of the school risk manager.
- Introduction to Funding School Risks
- Foundations for Funding
- Options for Funding School Risks
- Reserving for School District Risks
- Finance Issues for the School Risk Manager
Administering School Risks
December 4, 2013
Participants will learn to implement and monitor the school risk management program, along with communications tools, the risk management information system (RMIS) and processes for delivering resources to the district, such as request for proposal, competitive sealed bids, etc. The establishment of a district code of ethics and ongoing ethics program concludes the course.
- Introduction to Administering School Risks – The Risk Management Process
- The School Risk Management Team
- Communicating with the Risk Management Team
- Implementing the Risk Management Program
- Monitoring the Risk Management Program
- Ethics and the School Risk Manager
Location for both courses:
Pennsylvania Assoc. of School Business Officials
2608 Market Place
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Faculty: Samuel M. Mamula, CSRM, CSP, CPCU