How do I register for a course?

All registrations are made online. You can visit the following the link to check all programs available for registration at, select your desired program, fill in your information, click to register, and complete the payment. 

If you would like to see the complete list of RISKS’s programs, you can visit following the link,

How far in advance do I need to register?

Our classes generally fill up fast, and we follow “first come First serve” for our registration. Normally, registrations close 14 days prior to session’s start date. If you have any concerns about the availability of a particular class, you can contact us via email at

Who do I contact if my company or organization is interested in hosting an on-site RISKS training course?

You may contact our team at :

Will I have to create an account to register for courses?

Not exactly; all of our registration processes don’t require creating an account to register. Once you complete your registration for the desired course, your account will be created.

Is there a course cancellation fee?

No fees are applicable for cancellation, however in order to get a complete refund you must cancel prior the course beginning by 14 days. For more information please visit you Terms & Conditions page

Where can I take my exams?

Our examins are computer-based that are administrated by RISKS examination centres or Pearson examination centres depending on the certificate you are applying to.  RISKS has three examination centres, in Dammam, Riyadh and Jeddah. 

What will happen if I fail an exam?

Each qualification must be completed within the required length indicated in the conditions of each certificate/program.  Candidates are be permitted for up to two-to-three exams attempts within this timeframe depending on the conditions that are applicable for the desired certificate/program.  Please read the conditions of the programs you are interested in.

Am I required to pay a re-sit fee for the second attempt?

You may be allowed to take the second exam attempt for free for some programs. Please read the examination information for the program you are interested in.

What does the exam look like?

The exam format will be a Multiple-choice exam, the same format for most remote exams around the world.

Can I schedule my exam?

Yes, you can reschedule the exam for free if you apply for rescheduling one month prior to the exam date.

Certifications Frequently Questions

What is Certificate programs? 

Today is the perfect time to advance your level of certification. Studies show that advanced certification leads to greater career flexibility, greater income and better job satisfaction. Our Professional certificates are designed for individuals who intend to learn, enhances their qualification and strengthen the competitive advantage of their business. RISKS will provides a robust platform for participants to share and exchange knowledge with international expert/instructors and other participants across industries from the Saudi Arabia and gulf region.

Why should I hold a Certificate?

RISKS is a professional body who is partnered with global institutions across the globe to certify individuals and provides various levels of active professional certification in a number of areas. Certifications acknowledge an individual’s effort to achieve a professional level of competency in the industry. While individuals’ motives may vary, there are numerous reasons for seeking certification including personal and professional satisfaction, employer recognition and financial gain.

How do I earn a certification?

To obtain a certification, you must first meet the eligibility requirements detailed in the certification handbooks and pass the required exam.

What are the certification requirements?

The eligibility requirements for each certification are mentioned and detailed in each respective certification handbook. Please link to the appropriate certification handbook for complete guidelines.

In what language are the certificates delivered and assessed?

RISKS certificate qualifications are delivered and assessed in English. If English is not your first language, we recommend that you have an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent evidence of competence in the English language before beginning your studies. However, English proficiency is the responsibly of candidate as RISKS do not ask for IELTS result. 

Do you offer any tuition discounts?

RISKS Professional programs have a fixed fee for individual participants, group participants, and professional, 

Discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more employees enrolling for the same session from the same organisation. For further details please contact our team. 

Additionally you may benefit from the Educational Instalment program by Riyadh Bank, and credit card offers provided to AlAhli Bank.

What payment methods are available?

Full details of payment methods can be found on the enrolment form. Payment can be made using the following methods

●          BACS / Bank transfer

●          Online Debit / Credit / Mada card

●          Invoice – payment must be made within 14 days of the invoice date. (For corporate clients).

What kind of support will I receive when I enrol on a RISKS Certificate?

When you enrol on one of our Certifications program, you will automatically be registered as a student member of RISKS for one year, or until you complete the certificate-whichever comes first. You will only continue to have student membership as long as you are entered for an exam. Students will also receive access to:

  • E-Textbook
  • Interactive contents 
  • Student handbook & Guide
  • Discussion forum
  • Module coaches
  • Live webinars
  • Specimen and past exam papers
  • Online resource centre
  • Dedicated student support team

Once I pass the certification exam or evaluations, what next?

You will receive your Successful Completion and graduates certificate, receive your new designation/title (certified), and be recognized locally and internationally for your professional competent. 

How do I maintain my certification?

To maintain your eligibility for certification and your designation/title, you are required to demonstrate continued engagement level of knowledge and professional practice in the area of your certification.