The health and wellbeing of members, exhibitors, staff, and other stakeholders is our top priority. Due to the growing concern around the coronavirus (COVID-19), and in alignment with the best practices laid out by the CDC, WHO, and federal and local governments, CFMA has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 CFMA Annual Conference & Exhibition. Please CLICK HERE for more information.

Risk Management

Learn how to design and implement an effective risk management strategy for a construction company. This course is an introductory level course that is 4 hours and earns 4.0 CPE credits.

Chapter coordinators, contact for more information or to schedule this course for their chapter. If you wish to attend a course at a CFMA chapter, see a list of upcoming courses, or visit CFMA’s Education Online website to learn more about CFMA’s web-based education.

A basic understanding of the construction project process and construction accounting and financial management.

Program Outline:

  • Insurance
  • Project Bidding
  • Safety/Loss Control
  • Claims Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Legal Issues

When you have completed this course, you will be able to:

  • Discuss practical techniques for risk management
  • Design an effective risk management strategy for your company or customer
  • Explain the insurance renewal process
  • Manage the "insurance year"

Who should take this course?

  • CFOs, Controllers & CFMs with less than 3 years' experience
  • Project Managers
  • Risk Managers
  • Safety Officers
  • Construction financial and accounting managers
  • Accounting and risk department support staff
  • Accounting professionals who need a better understanding of construction risk management requirements.
  • Professionals in other areas (Risk, Project Management, IT, etc.) who need a better understanding of construction risk management requirements.


NASBAThe Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: Web site: