Academic Recognition


CRP Training Course Available in 2024

Dr. Danny Ha is appointed as President (Course Devevlopment and Training Tutor ), of ICRM since 2024. Please enterthe website and contact Dr. Danny Ha about the course and details. 


Advanced Diploman in Risk and Crisis Management

The New Intake will commence in Jan 2020, and will jointly organised the course with the Hong Kong Management Association.  Students need to complete three modules, submit individual and/or group projects, and sit for final examination. On completion of the course sucessfully, graduates can apply for professional designation as CRP - "Certified Risk Professional.    


Professional Certificate Course on Risk and Crisis Management

Since 2008, The Institute of Crisis and Risk Management will organise the course with the Hong Kong Management Association.  Working with the leading experienced experts, our Institute can provide efficient practical applications and realistic training, specifically customised to the participant's needs. Our Professional Examaination will be combined with the HKMA's project(s)  assessment and examination.  More than 2000 graduates were completed from this course.  For details of the course, please enter the website of HKMA at:  The certificate course will be suspended after 2019.  


Advanced Diploma in Negotiation

The widely recognised Program on Negotiation is jointly organised by HKMA and our Institute in 2016, and dedicated to developing the theory and best practices of negotiation and alternate dispute resolution in a range of public and private settings. The program provides all the skills required to engage or support those in the organisation during the negotiations in any given circumstances. Keep your planned career moving forward by capitalizing on the distinct advantages of negotiation in business. Most importantly, an exercise in self awareness, behavioural change and profit maximisation. Graduates may apply the profession designation of :Certified Professional Negotiator" from the Institute.  For MBA graduates from any universities in Hong Kong, they can apply the exemption if they can produce the transcript with good results on the related subjects of negotiation.


Honarable Appointment of Prof. Daniel Erdmann, WMO

Our Institute welcome the honorable appointment of Prof. Daniel Erdmann as Honorable Professional and Business Advisory Management Advisors wef 5 July 2013. Currently serving as Director General, World Mediation Organization, Professor and Director, School of Mediation and conflict Resolution at EUCLID, and Thesis Advisor/COTIPSO Classroom Partner, Peace Operations Training Institute, Prof. Daniel has a prominent record of mediation service, a broad base of support and an impressive list of international of international achievements. He has published extensively and has served as member or advisor to different agencies, boards, and roundtables. His exemplary accomplishments of mediation services has earned him the respect, support and admiration of many prominent professionals in the public sector, academia, community parties of all strips, and in other countries. Our Institute is confident Prof. Daniel will continue to embody these traits in his honorable appointment as the professional advisor in the Institute of Crisis and Risk Management in Hong Kong.

For the professional certification as mediator and conflict manager, graduates from ADM, is asked to create an academic thesis of 20-30 pages and not to go through the complete course material.

Advanced Diploma in Professional Security Trainer

Hong Kong Management Association and our Institute organize an Advanced Diploma in Mediation in 2013. Gain the knowledge, skills, and credentials to help organizations train up the professional security people, become qualified as a Certified Security Trainer (CST) at the Institute to establish the two core business and security competencies for your internal and external clients. Achieve your professional and career goals.

Advanced Diploma in Mediation

Hong Kong Management Association and our Institute organize an Advanced Diploma in Mediation, Certificate in Mediation since 2010. Gain the skills, tools, and credentials to resolve conflicts as a mediator. Become qualified as a Certified Professional Mediator (CPM) at the Institute to establish the two core negotiation and conflict management competencies for your internal and external clients. Graduates and members will also recommend to have another certification as a mediator in Europe, such as WMO. The course will cover the subject of Family Mediation.  All lecturers are recognised as experienced mediator, trainer, auditor, and master trainer from different qualified bodies in Hong Kong, China, US, and Europe.

CRP members - modules exemption to Lingnan University EMBA programme

Upon our provision of course content and assessment of the CRP modules consisting of: Risk Management, and Financial Management in Corporate Decision Making, CRP members of ICRM who has completed our CRP programme can apply for exemption up to a maximum of two modules running under the EMBA programme of Lingnan University, Hong Kong. For details., please contact us. Our Institute wish all the best to CRP members who would take this valuable opportunity of furthering postgraduate education at Lingnan University.

Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) Institute

HKCSS is a Training and Resource Institute for NGOs (Non Government Organizations), ICRM is nominated as one of the ten authorized organizations/educational institutions (click here for posted advertisement in Economic Times) to provide related course (, please click this link for more details.

Professional Certificate in Investment Specialist (PCIS)  

The designated course provider (FE Centre) and Nanjing University Shenzhen Research Institute will offer a course of Professional Certificate in Investment Specialist (PCIS) to all ICRM members who will be eligible for module exemption. Please click here for the course details and contact ICRM for registration details. 

Collaboration Agreement : Nottingham Business School in United Kingdom and ICRM in 2006

MSc/Postgraduate Diploma - Fraud Risk Management (Distance Learning) - March 2006 Intake

All CRP full members will receive a maximum exemption of two modules which may be granted to students on a subject for subject basis as determined by agreement between NTU and ICRM.

Nottingham Trent University top ten

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Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education in 2005 

Graduates from Higher Diploma in Business Service Operations and Management (4 year Full Time) at Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education will have partial or whole exemption from professional certification of CRP provided that they fulfill all the basic entrance requirements of CRP. Please click here for course module or contact ICRM for details.
Hong Kong University (HKU)

HKU-PKKI launches a series of Executive Certificate in Strategic Crisis Management. ICRM, as supporting Institute, will make arrangements for their participants to sit for "CRP-assessment." The target participants are business executives and management professionals.
作為一個支持學會,本會會為香港大學潘錦溪商業研究學院「策略危機管理 - 行政人員証書課程」之畢業生安排考取「核准風險評估策劃師」之專銜資格。

Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA)
ICRM and HKMA organized a series of Programmes which will start on 21st October 2003 onwards.
本會與香港管理協會合辦之証書課程, 於十月二十一日開始。

Vocational Training Council (ittdc)


  • IT299 Executive Diploma in Risk Management and Corporate Governance (CEF-Approved)
    Besides Information security and system audit, crisis and risk management is another mandatory iThe course is designed to help executives and professionals to increase their capacity in meeting existing and future challenges, the programme is based on the key competencies required for effective management with the focus on risk management and corporate governance. The contents include the best contemporary management concepts and practices applicable to the Hong Kong environment.

    Upon Successful completion of the program and examination, participants will receive an award of professional designation in "Certified Risk Planner-CRP" issued by The Institute of Crisis and Risk Management.

    Duration: 14 Evenings
    Schedule: Nov 22 - Dec 22 '04 (Every Mon, Wed & Fri)
    Time: 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    Fees: HK$9,800
  • IT 484 Certified Risk Planner (CRP) Professional Training
    Besides Information security and system audit, crisis and risk management is another mandatory issue organizations have to look into. In view of the recent disasters and terrorist actions, management of information and data is strategically important. The Institute of Crisis and Risk Management Limited ( ICRM ) is established to foster professional standards in business crm planning. This assessment of this course includes an e-exam and a project. The course will be conducted by certified trainers from ICRM.

    Duration: 7 evenings
    Schedule: Jul 19, 21, 26, 28, Aug 2, 11, 16 (Evening Mode)
    Fees: HK$6,000
  • Seminar - “A Risk Planner Role in the Era of Crisis”
    Date: 13 Mar 2004
    Time: 10:00 – 11:30am
    Venue: 9/F, VTC Tower , 27 Wood Road , Wanchai, HK
    Details: (English) (Chinese)

Hong Kong Productivity Council

Professional Diploma in Crisis Management and Corporate Communication in 2004

With sufficient crisis management skills, do you want to enhance your knowledge in Financial Risk Management and Corporate Communication during crisis, as well as Leadership skills?

Then this Training Program is for you!

This program will offer the participants a professional, structured and practical training in various aspects during crisis. It includes 12 modules and a final group project, totaling 60 hours. Holders of CRP will get exemption for the first 5 modules

Program Outline




Part I: Crisis and Risk Management

1. Crisis Management
2. Organizational Safety and Security Management
3. Risk Management
4. Risk Planning - 6Q approach
5. Professional Code of Standards and Business Ethics
6. Crisis Leadership
7. Financial Risk Management
Part II: Corporate Communication & Public Relations

8. Essence of Corporate Communication (Internal Communication)
9. Managing Public Relations during Crisis (External Communication)
10. Crisis Communication Strategy
11. Creative Thinking for Effective Communication
12. Turning Threats into Opportunities

For course details, you can click this hyperlink