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Types of Controls and Risk Assessments

Explore the types of controls and risk assessments in four parts, beginning with Control Objectives and Control Measures.

1 video  //  22 minutes of training

Course description

In this course, you’ll look at the importance of risk assessment and the control types that go with preventing, detecting and correcting undesirable events. Includes vocabulary and in-depth examination of control type categories.

Course syllabus

Types of Controls and Risk AssessmentsDuration: 21:37

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$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.