The Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA) is the leading source of information and networking opportunities within the Risk Management industry, with members from a wide range of corporations both from the private and public sector. Our non-profit organisation represents individuals and companies committed to the enhancement of the Risk Management discipline. We aim to be the risk management institute of choice for risk professionals and practitioners in Southern Africa, dedicated to the advancement of the risk management profession and accreditation, through research, promotion, education, upliftment, training, guidance and strong relationships with other Institutes or Associations.Registered members are therefore encouraged to subscribe to continuous professional development in order to function effectively. They therefore have the responsibility to keep abreast of developments and knowledge in their area of expertise in order to maintain their competence.Members shall strive through personal initiative to maintain professional competence, and keep abreast of emerging issues, world trends, etc. in the field of risk management.Members shall contribute to the development of the risk management profession through the sharing of skills, ideas and participation in networking to promote and enhance the competence of the profession.
The objective is to ensure that a continuous professional development culture relating to learning and competence is maintained at its highest level.To ensure improvement, knowledge and skills enhancement as well as the development of personal qualities to ensure professional execution of duties throughout the Risk Manager or Risk Practitioner’s career.