The association’s president Jo Willaert says others will follow


FERMA has announced the first six education bodies to receive accreditation for its professional certification rimap.

The providers are located in six different European countries and are developed or supported by their respective country’s risk management association. The accredited bodies are:

  • Belgium: ICHEC Formation Continue – Diplôme en Risk Management, supported by BELRIM
  • Finland: University of Tampere – Master’s Degree Programme in Business Studies – Specialisation in Insurance and Risk Management, supported by FINNRIMA
  • Italy: ANRA – ALP (ANRA Learning Path), developed by ANRA
  • Malta: University of Malta – Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Insurance and Risk Management (B.Com. (Hons), supported by MARM
  • Poland: POLRISK – Certyfikowany Zawodowy Menedżer Ryzyka – Certified Professional Risk Manager, developed by POLRISK
  • Sweden: Stockholm School of Economics Executive Education – Risk Management Diploma, supported by SWERMA

FERMA president Jo Willaert commented: “Education is one of the three priorities of my term as president. I am delighted with the support we have received from the member associations who have worked closely with FERMA and the education bodies to achieve this first set of accreditations.”