Introduction to Risk Management

Upskilling Workshop, 21 Academic Hours

Protect Assets, Mitigate Risk

Wawiwa’s upskilling workshop is designed to provide early-stage cyber professionals with a holistic understanding of the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) and its practical applications. This workshop introduces the RMF, intertwining it with relevant NIST standards, constituent publications, main terminologies, and the broader landscape of risk management standards and methodologies.

By enrolling in this workshop, you'll gain essential knowledge and practical skills to effectively implement and navigate the RMF, enhancing your ability to manage and mitigate cybersecurity risks.

Who Is This Course For?

  • Early-Stage Cyber Professionals


  • Basic understanding of cybersecurity concepts
  • Familiarity with general IT and networking principles

Learning Objectives

  • Understand risk management terminologies, methods, and tools
  • Gain hands-on proficiency in conducting risk assessments

What You'll Get...

Professional Supervisor and Instructors

Supervising all Wawiwa Cyber courses is Mr. Nadav Nachmias, Head of Cybersecurity Programs at Wawiwa.
The course instructors are cybersecurity professionals with hands-on experience as well as training skills. The technical level of the course can be adjusted according to the audience.
Nadav Nachmias Head of Cybersecurity Programs

Nadav Nachmias

Head of Cybersecurity Programs

Nadav is a Cybersecurity Specialist with over 15 years of experience, focusing on Cybersecurity strategies, architecture, and workforce empowerment. His practical experience made it intuitive for him to develop diverse training programs and materials in several Cybersecurity fields (including Cybersecurity Management, Incident Handling and Response, and Cyber Forensics).

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Course Syllabus

Introduction to Risk Management Framework

  • Process and terminologies of risk management
  • NIST Risk Management Framework (both as a learning tool and
    a practical business tool)

Risk Management Framework Steps

  • Foundational concepts of RMF system preparation tasks
  • Preparation workflow
  • Mission, business function, and processes of the RMF
  • System architecture and registration
  • Security categorization; potential impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability
  • Information types
  • Federal Information Processing Standards Publication 199 and NIST SP 800-60 in categorization
  • Importance and susequent remediation process of assessment reports

Use Case and Practice

  • “Sydney Engines” scenario
  • “MediBank” scenario

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