Identifying and Managing the Financial Risks of Climate Change

Develop your understanding of how climate change translates into financial risk as sessions explore updated global regulations, methodologies, and data management approaches

This course will provide participants with an extensive insight into climate change risk from a financial services perspective, including the challenges, trends and opportunities present for financial institutions to drive improvement and manage the risk of climate change.

Working with subject matter experts, this up-to-date agenda features interactive discussions on the coordination of ESG and climate change, as well the methodologies and strategies, including updates on the PACTA methodology and the Net-Zero approach. 

Sessions will dive into the current global regulatory guidelines and frameworks, exploring the guiding principles of TCFD and the recommendations. Additionally, there is some focus on data management and using qualitative vs quantitative, as well as financial vs non-financial methods for calculating and managing climate change risk.

This course will allow participants to build on their existing knowledge as well as explore different perspectives, such as lessons learnt and potential solutions from the insurance industry. 

What will you learn?
  • Understanding the role in promoting climate practices and why it is so important

  • Understanding the types of data and data management required, both qualitative and quantitative

  • A comprehensive overview on current regulatory standards, and the global setting

  • Updates on the PACTA methodology and Net Zero targets

  • Embedding climate change risk management into existing frameworks

  • The differences in climate risk stress testing and development of climate scenario analysis

Sessions include
  • Climate change risk management

  • Climate alignment 

  • Climate change risk: meeting emerging regulatory expectations

  • Disclosure, reporting and governance frameworks

  • Climate change risk models and methodologies

  • Incorporating climate change risk strategies

  • Data management for climate change risk

  • Climate scenario analysis and stress testing

Pricing options

We offer flexible pricing options for this course:

  • Early bird rates - save up to $500

  • Group booking rate - save over $1500

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Live Virtual training courses


Our live virtual training courses have been designed to engage and inspire you. Much more than a webinar, our approach includes:

  • Technical content compressed into 60-minute interactive sessions and spread out over two, three or four days

  • Facilitated collaboration including Q&A, interactive polling and group workshops

  • Live interaction with subject matter experts – get your questions answered in real time

  • Receive comprehensive course materials and supporting content from to reinforce your learning

  • Stay connected with other learners and extend your network by joining our dedicated LinkedIn group for course participants

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