Module 3 - Document Control: Risks & Benefits (EDC3)

Self-Paced Online Course Module - e-learning


In this intermediate level course module, we cover the risks related to a poor documentation management as well as the benefits of implementing Document Control.

  • What are the risks related to poor documentation management? 
  • Examples of incidents related to poor document management
  • What are the measures to mitigate these risks: lessons learnt & best practices
  • Benefits of a controlled documentation system

 This course is both for:

  • All professionals working in an environment where risks related to poor documentation management are present.
  • Beginners in Document Control
  • Document Control Professionals who learnt the discipline on-the-job and want to ensure that they get the fundamentals of the discipline right and to gain confidence in their practice
  • Experienced Document Controllers who wish to gain knowledge in risks related to Document Control and looking for "selling points" for Document Control within their company.
  • Any person who wish to gain a better understanding of the requirement for Document Control.


  • It's up to you!
  • Accessible 24/7
  • Start whenever you are ready
  • Self-paced: start, pause, skip back, skip ahead at your own pace
  • You have a lifetime access to your course


  • Wherever you are! The course is online!

How long?

  • The course is designed so that it takes participants about 3 hours to complete both theory and practice.

How much?





£ 105

€ 125


1. Introduction: Managing Risks

Definition of risk and risk management

Challenges of risks managements

Example of risks


2. Risks related to document management

Risks for industrial safety

Example of incidents

Legal risks

Company reputation

Financial risks


3. Control of Content

Best practices to mitigate risks


4. Centralized information

Best practices to mitigate risks


5. Dedicated Document Control Professionals

Best practices to mitigate risks


6. Benefits of Controlled Documentation

Best practices to mitigate risks





  • A certificate of completion is sent by email immediately upon completion of the module
  • Assessment is done through online tests and checks  



  • No formal qualification or experience required
  • Courses are delivered in English: a functional level in English language is recommended

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AUD  195


EUR  125

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USD  150

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CAD  180

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  1. Register here
  2. Upon payment receipt, we send your account details within 2 working days
  3. You access your course on our online e-learning platform


  • The course material is online only
  • You have a lifetime access to your course

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A few feedback from course participants:




United States


"I learned a lot more from this course than I expected."





"Very practical course"





"Very engaging course on the related risks that need to be managed that have a potential negative impact on both the company and the project."





"I like how the information is logically organized and clearly presented.  I find the information relevant useful and helpful."





"Indeed i now understand the need to control the risks and benefits associated with documentation. If it's not documented, it's not done. I feel very confident in controlling my documents after this module"




United States


"Very interesting course, I was very satisfied with this course"