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Risk Management Training Program - Examination School for Non-Examiners

Last Updated: July 20, 2022

Program Overview

This course is designed to provide the participant with a basic overview of the risk management and compliance examination function to enhance an employee's understanding of the examination process and the Report of Examination.  In addition to virtual lectures/discussions, participants are expected to actively participate in group case studies and other classroom activities, as well as review self-study materials.

Key Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the both risk management  and compliance examination process and the Report of Examination components
  • Recognize the fundamentals of examination component analysis
  • Recognize the fundamentals of bank supervision
  • Discuss the organization and structure of a Report of Examination

Instructional Format

With the exception of the first day which starts at 11 am Eastern, the regular class day is approximately eight hours. In addition to in-class lectures/discussions, participants will be expected to actively participate in group case studies and other classroom activities, as well as review self-study materials.


This virtual course is four and a half days long, concluding on Friday at 4 pm Eastern.



Target Audience

This course is designed for non-examiner personnel who directly support the Division of Risk Management Supervision and Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection, or a state/other banking agency with comparable functions. Participants should have a minimum of six months experience in their current position.

This course is open to appropriate staff of the FDIC and partner government regulatory agencies. This course is not open to the public or staff of private banks.



Pre-Course Assignment

Currently, a pre-course assignment is not required.

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For more information concerning course content and administration, please contact Senior Bank Examination Training Specialist Denise Roth at (571) 876-8505 or Training Technician Kristine Fisk at (571) 384-5252.