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Start in Risk.
Start with ERMAP.

Start your risk management career through Enterprise Risk Management Associate Professional (ERMAP) Certifications

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Stand out from your peers. Connect with a global risk network.

ERMAP certification showcases knowledge of a holistic approach to Enterprise Risk Management across organizations. This certification is tailored for young professionals working in or alongside risk departments

Increase your credibility and recognition
ERMAP certification demonstrates your expertise and dedication to succeed in the risk management field
Advance your professional career
Stand out in the job market and open doors to new career opportunities and advancement within your organization
Risk certification for new professionals

Risk certification for new professionals

ERMAP is specifically designed for entry-level professionals in risk-related roles and those who aim to integrate risk considerations deeply into business processes. There is no prior experience needed.

Ideal Candidates

Students and fresh graduates with no prior professional experience
Entry level risk professional with less than 4 years of experience in risk management
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Get Assessed through ERMA Online Exam

The ERMA Exam Assessment is an in-depth evaluation of a candidate’s practical experience and achievements in the field of risk management. This model emphasizes the application of theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios, assessing a candidate’s problem-solving abilities and their capacity to effectively manage and mitigate risks.


Multiple choice


Passing grade
(84 correct answers)


Online, through ERMA assessment portal

Assessment Preparation

To help you prepare for the exam, you will be provided with a 3-month access our Assessment Portal, where you can access:

Reading Materials
You will get access to 6 modules of reading materials, designed to prepare you for the exam.
Exam Simulation
Familiarize yourself with the exam format and questions. You can take the simulation up to 5 times before taking the actual exam.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Once registered, how soon can I schedule the exam?
Once the registration process is completed, you will receive credentials to access the Exam Portal for a period of three months. You can take the exam at any time during this three-month access period.
How long is the exam duration?
Participants have a total of 8 hours to complete the exam. Within this timeframe, they can pause, stop, or log off from the exam portal and resume where they left off. It’s important to note that the time spent away from the exam is counted. A timer is provided within the exam interface to keep track of the remaining time.
What are the reading materials consist of?
The exam reading material series consists of six modules covering all aspects of the exam:

1. Introduction to ERM
2. Introduction to ISO 31000
3. Principles of Risk Management
4 . Framework of Risk Management
5 . Process of Risk Management
6. ISO 31000 Glossary

Are there any additional study materials you recommend?
In addition to the materials provided, we also suggest obtaining a copy of ISO 31000.
How long will I have to wait for the result?
For the ERMA Exam Assessment, the result will be sent to your registered email typically within 5-10 working days upon passing the exam.
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 Exam 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 the Exam Extension Request available in the Exam Portal, and we’ll provide additional time for you to complete the exam.
What if I fail the exam?
If you fail the exam, you have the option to retake it with a fee of USD 350. However, to enhance your chances of success, the exam portal offers access to an exam simulation. This simulation allows you to take up to 5 attempts, helping you familiarize yourself with the types of questions in the exam.
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3-month access to exam portal
Reading materials (6 modules)
Exam simulations (5 times)
Online Exam
E-certificate upon passing the exam (2-year validity period)

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ERMAP Exam Try Out

Curious about the ERMAP certification exam? Our Exam Try Out offers you the perfect opportunity to experience the exam format and types of questions you’ll encounter.

Why Take the Exam Try Out?

  • Realistic Practice: Answer a few sample questions similar to the actual exam
  • Immediate Feedback: Get your score instantly to gauge your readiness
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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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