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

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In this basic / intermediate 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.

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  • Start whenever you are ready
  • Self-paced: start, pause, go back, go ahead at your own pace


  • Wherever you are! The course is online!

How long?

  • Course duration is 3 hours but it is self-paced: you can take your time to go through it!

How much?





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€ 115


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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  


  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
  • Note:
    • The course material is online only
    • You have an initial period of 1 month to complete the course. This can be renewed as many times as you need to complete the course

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





Feedback from course participants:


Jonathan (Thailand) said:  

" Very clear, concise and delivered well"


Diana (Spain) said:  

"Very practical course"


Norma (United States) said:  

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