Mastering Credit Ratings: The Ultimate Guide to Becoming an expert in IRB Approach (in 5 hours)

This Master level course on Credit Ratings IRB Approach will get you up to speed in your financial career

Why is this course?

Credit ratings are very important because of the high profile credit issues and the Basel Rules. This course focuses on risk analysis approaches as practiced by both financial institutions internally and credit rating agencies.

It will provide you with a solid foundation in credit risk management which can serve as a basis for more advanced courses or as an entry into risk management.

About This Course

The course consists of 3 video animated modules

1. Classification of rating systems,

2. Internal Ratings Based Approach,

3. External Ratings

You will also get the audio tracks to listen to when you are on the road.

After completing this course you will be familiar with:

  • Methodologies for rating credits
  • Factors considered for credit analysis and scoring
  • Calibration and validation of the arrived at credit scores
  • Credit rating practices of specialized rating agencies
  • Basel’s internal rating–based approach to mitigate credit risk

At the end of each module there is a quiz that will let you know if you understood the concepts presented.

To cover all material, basic exercises and quizzes, a student will need approximately between 4 to 5 hours.

Upon successful completion of all quizzes and exercises you will get a Certificate of Completion from Global Risk Academy.

Who is this course for

Professionals from banks (commercial and central), financial institutions or supervision authorities such as risk managers, auditors and department managers.

It will be also a perfect fit for interim risk managers and consultants who want to get up to speed with a new or current risk assignment.

It will be also helpful for students pursuing Degree, Diploma, Engineering and commerce who want to make a career in finance

Your Instructor

Boris Agranovich
Boris Agranovich

Founder at Global Risk Community, Global Risk Academy and creator of B2B Pioneers platform

More than 30 years of global experience in working with large & medium corporations in Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific across multiple sectors including Financial Services, IT, Consulting, Manufacturers and Distributors.

Speaker and panelist in the world's leading professional events.

Specialties: Risk management systems, social networking for business consultancy, management reporting, policies and procedures, banking, corporate & Trust and hedge fund industry, consulting and coaching.

MY VISION: Good risk management should facilitate business growth by understanding the risks involved and managing them to acceptable levels, rather than seeking to prevent new initiatives.

MY MISSION: to help clients successfully increase revenue, manage risk and regulatory change, reduce costs and enhance control.

Course Curriculum

  Module 2. Internal Rating based Approach IRB
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What Others Are Saying

"Great topics on credit ratings. it is essential to really increase ones knowledge based on credit rating system and supported by Basel II and iii respectively. I'm really delighted. Well done Global Risk Academy!"

- Abodunrin Adeyemi Oluseun, Certified Risk and Compliance Management Professional, EcoBank Nigeria

What Others Are Saying

"Boris has an incredible grasp of his specialist area of Risk Assessment and adds creative and engaging presentations, so they are accessible to the majority of people who don't share his depth of expertise. In management of this large and effective group, Boris has been not only very professional, but extremely responsive to inquiries of the GlobalRisk Community members who use this group. "

- Marijana Curguz, Head of Local Task Force Rehabilitation at Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank, NYC

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Do I get a certificate?
Upon successful completion of all quizzes and exercises you will get a Certificate of Completion from Global Risk Academy.

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