Certified Regulatory Vendor Program Manager Level II

Other Vendor Management courses through Compliance Education Institute

Web-based ... Self-paced ... On demand

The increased regulatory focus on third party oversight programs has created a growing demand for professionals with specialized expertise in build and managing compliant vendor management programs.


The Certified Regulatory Vendor Program Manager (CRVPM) Level II course offered by RISC Associates/Compliance Education Institute expands upon existing concepts from the CRVPM Level I course and introduces new concepts and content. Combining both audio and video, this self-paced online course will help prepare those tasked with vendor management for implementing and managing a compliant program as well as enhancing existing programs and preparing for exams and audits.

The course begins with setting up Lines of Defense, a classic risk management approach to structuring your vendor management program, and how to apply it the basic hub & spoke vendor management structure discussed in CRVPM Level I. The course then goes on to addresses the five components of the vendor management lifecycle including:

  1. Outsource Planning
  2. Vendor Selection/Due Diligence
  3. Contract Management
  4. Periodic Review and Oversight
  5. Exit Strategy

In addition, it also introduces advanced concepts in vendor management and expands upon existing concepts covered in the CRVPM Level I course so that the vendor management professional can continue to expand their vendor management knowledge and augment their program.

Time Required: 12 hours

CPE Eligible: CRCM credits to be advised

Cost: $499 per enrollment

Upon Course Completion: There are 5 chapter exams throughout the course and a score of eighty percent (80%) must be achieved on each in order to attain the CRVPM II designation. Includes: CRVPM Level II Advanced Reference Guide; Vendor Site Visit Scorecard; Vendor BCP Feasibility Scorecard; Vendor Exit Strategy document; additional documents and tools to support your vendor management program.  Also includes one year free telephone/email consulting support for vendor management issues/questions and GLBA 501(b) issues.

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Compliance Officers, Risk Officers, Auditors, CIOs, CFOs, vendor management specialists, Operations Officers, Info Security Officers, IT Officers, Examiners and anyone tasked with building and managing a vendor management program.


  • Lines of Defense and Outsource Planning
  • Due Diligence/Vendor Selection
  • Contract Management
  • Periodic Review and Ongoing Monitoring
  • Exit Strategy


R.I.S.C. Associates/Compliance Education Institute (CEI) – CEI is the education division of RISC Associates, a leading regulatory compliance consultancy with deep expertise in GLBA 501(b). Leveraging its more than 30 years of banking, compliance and information security expertise and field experience, RISC has put together a series of educational courses offered through its CEI division to help bankers better prepare for the compliance issues that they deal with on a daily basis.

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The CRVPM course has been taken by 7 of the top 10 banks in the U.S. and 23 of the top 50 banks in the world! The course has also been taken by retailers with credit card operations, insurance companies, securities/brokerage firms, mortgage brokers, consulting and audit firms, and vendor management services and software providers.

NYBA Professional Development at (212) 297-1679 or education@nyba.com.