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Lead in Risk.
Lead with CERG.

Lead Risk Governance with full confidence through Certifications in Enterprise Risk Governance (CERG) Certifications

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Demonstrate your extensive experience. Connect with global risk leaders.

CERG validates the expertise required to foster a proactive risk culture and to develop robust governance structures. This certification is tailored for organizational leaders who hold the highest accountability to align risk management with overall business strategy.

Improve your organization’s risk management effectiveness
Through the CERG certification, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to effectively lead and oversee the risk management process.
Expand your network & get more professional development opportunities
Connect with thousands of risk leaders through the ERMA professional network and contribute to the field of risk management.
Risk certification for risk leaders

Risk certification for risk leaders

CERG is specifically designed for senior leaders or executives in organizations, board members, and those responsible for shaping risk culture, establishing governance structures, and aligning risk with business strategy.
Ideal Candidate
Senior risk professional with more than 5 years of experience in senior risk role(s)
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Get Your Portfolio Assessed for CERG

The ERMA Portfolio Assessment approach offers a holistic evaluation of a candidate’s accumulated work and achievements in risk management. This approach allows ERMA to gauge practical expertise, problem-solving skills, and the ability to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world situations

Assessment Details

You will be provided with 3-month access to our Assessment Portal, where you will be asked to submit the following documents within the given time.

Application Form
Experience Form
Professional Resume
Letter of Endorsement
Letter of Verification
Other supporting documents
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I submit the documents?
After completing the registration process, you will receive credentials to access the Assessment Portal for three months. You can submit the required documents at any time during this access period.
How long will I have to wait for the result?
For the ERMA Portfolio Assessment, assessment results will be emailed within two weeks after all documents are submitted. If the assessment result is a pass, the e-certificate will also be included in the email.
How long does the certification remain valid?
The ERMA certification is valid for a period of two years. To renew and maintain your certification, you will need to obtain a specific amount of PDUs (Professional Development Units) and pay a renewal and maintenance fee of USD 150 every two years. More information about renewals can be found on the Renewal tab.
What if I need more time to complete the exam beyond the initial 3-month window?
By default, our Assessment Portal will only provide exam participants with a 3-month access. If you are unable to complete the exam within this provided period, you can fill contact our team and we will provide additional time for you to submit the required documents.
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Portfolio Assessment for CERG

3-month access to assessment portal
E-certificate upon passing the assessment (2-year validity period)

ERMA Continuing Development Program (CPD) for Certification Holders

All ERMA certification holders are required to participate in ERMA Continuous Professional Development (CPD). In the CPD, you are invited to be actively involved in various professional development activities to obtain Professional Development Units or PDUs.

0 PDUs

Needed to Renew

0 years

Validity Period
Acknowledged professional activities

We acknowledge the following professional activities as PDUs:

Speaking Engagements
Participations in ERMA Global Series
Participations in Acknowledged Seminars or Workshops
Public Writings and Publications
ERMA Content Contributions
Participations in ERMA Peer Assessment

Accumulation of PDUs

If you obtained more PDUs than the required amount for your certification, you may allocate your PDUs surplus for the following renewal cycle. To qualify in the PDUs accumulation, you must submit your PDUs within the validity cycle time of your certification.
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