Course name Basic Theory of Corporate Safety, Security and Risk Management
Course date 01.06.2024 - 31.12.2024
Institution Laurea University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Business HUB
Teacher Timo Ryynänen
Available for open UAS No
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 20.05.2024 - 24.11.2024
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Basic Theory of Corporate Safety, Security and Risk Management

01.06.2024 - 31.12.2024

Course description

The aim is that after completing the study unit you will be able to:

  • define the concepts and areas of corporate safety, security and risk management and their significance for the organization
  • define the criteria for the security requirements and best practices of organizations and be able to apply them
  • define the criteria for the security requirements and best practices of organizations
  • utilize the principles of risk management and risk assessment and management methods in the development of safety.



Assessment criteria

The study unit follows point-based assessment. The course has five small tests and an online exam, all of which must be completed:

  • Module 1: test, max 10 points
  • Module 2: test, max 10 points
  • Module 3: test, max 10 points
  • Module 4: test, max 10 points
  • Module 5: test, max 10 points
  • Online exam: max 50 points
  • TOTAL 100 points.

You can try each test and online exam twice, (a better result is taken into account). A total of at least 50 points must be obtained from the tests and the online exam to pass the study unit.


  • 1: 50-59 points
  • 2: 60-69 points


  • 3: 70-79 points
  • 4: 80-89 points


  • 5: 90-100 points

Course way of working and time table

  • The study unit can be completed on your own schedule until December 2024. Registration is open until November, 31.
  • The learning platform is Canvas and all communication during the course takes place through it.

Course info

  • This study unit provides the same knowledge base as the theoretical part of the course Basics of Corporate Safety, Security and Risk Management.
  • The same implementation in Finnish is Turvallisuusjohtamisen ja riskienhallinnan perusteet. You cannot receive credits twice from same study unit.
  • Opintojakso on sisällöltään sama kuin Turvallisuusjohtamisen ja riskienhallinnan perusteet. Et voi saada opintopisteitä molemmista.

Course enrolment info

If you are studying at Centria, HAMK, Humak, Karelia, Lapland UAS, TAMK, Turku AMK, VAMK or XAMK

  • enrol through your university’s student’s desktop (Pakki/Peppi)
  • you can see the enrolment status on your PSP

Student from another UAS (if using Peppi/Pakki for cross-study enrolment is not possible)

  • Select your home UAS from the list. If it is not there, you cannot register using the form.
  • Write your personal identity number in the correct format on the form. An incompletely reported ID may prevent you from accessing the course.
  • Fill in the email address of your home university on the enrolment form – entering a different email address does not entitle you to a study place. Make sure your address is spelled correctly.
  • Make a note for yourself of which course you have enrolled for.
  • Enrolment is binding. If you must cancel your enrolment, make room for another student by sending email to