The Basics of Vendor Risk Assessments


You may have some idea of what your risks are, but wonder, “How do we tie it all together so we can actually use vendor risk assessments in the management process?”

This webinar will cover how to discover and assess the amount of risk a third-party relationship brings to your organization in the face of our ever-changing environment - risk you may not have previously anticipated. We'll also discuss the fastest and easiest methods of creating vendor questionnaires and how to solve the vendor risk management equation.

Watch now to learn:

  • Tips for creating a vendor risk assessment
  • Best practices on how to assess vendor risk
  • Getting from inherent risk to residual vendor risk

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Webinar Presenter Nicole O'Brien
Nicole O’Brien is a Third-Party Risk Officer at Venminder. Nicole has experience in the financial, mortgage and healthcare industries spending much of her career conducting third-party risk reviews and developing the processes that manage those assessments. Nicole is a Certified Third-Party Risk Professional (CTPRP) and holds a Certification in Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC) through ISACA.
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Type: On-Demand
Date: April 6, 2021
Presenter: Nicole O'Brien
Duration: 1 hour
Who should attend:
This introductory level webinar is recommended for any third-party risk professional who needs an understanding of the risk assessment process and how to complete a questionnaire on vendors.


This session is eligible for 1 CPE Credit for participating in the LIVE event. CPE Credit will be issued only upon completion of all polling questions and the post-event survey and offered within 5-7 business days.


Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Each Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Who Should Attend: CEOs, CFOs, Compliance, Risk, BOD, Vendor Management, CPAs 
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
Refunds: This is a free event.
Cancellations: In the event that this session would need to be cancelled, you will be personally contacted and registered for the rescheduled event.
Concerns: For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact our offices at 270-506-5140.

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