Risk Management

PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)

PMI’s Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®credential is a solution to project management’s increasing growth, complexity and diversity. Globally recognized and demanded, the PMI-RMP® fills the need for a specialist role in project risk management.

It recognizes your unique expertise and competency in assessing and identifying project risks, mitigating threats and capitalizing on opportunities, while still possessing a core knowledge and practical application in all areas of project management.

Overview of the PMI-RMP Credential

The PMI-RMP credential acknowledges the individual’s unique expertise on the project team while demonstrating the recognition and value the role provides to the project management profession. In this role, an individual has more competence in the specialized area of assessing and identifying project risks while mitigating threats and capitalizing on opportunities than a general practitioner and yet, also maintains a basic level of competence in all areas of project management.

Employers can trust credential holders to possess the skills, knowledge and experience to contribute directly to their crucial projects. This global credential also supports individuals in meeting organizational needs; organizations can be confident in hiring capable, experienced project risk management practitioners as well as having a means for a career development path. 

Who Should Apply

The risk management specialist role on project teams is becoming more important to an organization’s success. Be an asset to your organization. Hone your basic project management skills and showcase your specialized expertise in minimizing risk to employers with the PMI-RMP credential.

Course Outline (link on separate Page)

Risk Management Professional PMI-RMP® Exam Prep (30 Hours)

Course Description

This course is excellent not only as a preparation course for the RMP® exam, but most importantly, to learn a Framework for Risk Management. Risk is inherent in everything that we do and it’s therefore no surprise that risk management holds a high level ofimportance within Project Management. This course offers an overview of project risk and risk management in a combination of hands on and lecture learning formats, and is geared towards preparing students for writing the PMI Risk Management exam.

Prerequisites: A working knowledge of project management or strong familiarity with a guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide, 6th Edition)  

Course Objectives

Introduction to Risk Management

  • Classifying Risk
  • The Project Environment
  • Approach to Risk Management
  • Project Risk Management Knowledge area
  • Introduction to Project Risk
  • Risk Credential Overview

Risk Management Planning

  • Risk Management Plan Contents
  • Generate the Risk Management Plan
  • Risk Register
  • Risk Register Contents
  • Risk Register Resources
  • Managing the Risk Register

Communication and Leadership

  • Building a communication foundation
  • Communication types and methods
  • Calculating Communication channels
  • Management vs. Leadership
  • Management Theories
  • Communicating with Stakeholders
  • Leadership Styles
  • Gathering and Identifying Risks
  • Gathering Project Risks
  • Identify Risks
  • Identify Risks: Tools and Techniques

Risk Analysis

  • Risk Analysis Overview
  • Perform Qualitative Risk Analysis- Tools & Techniques
  • Documenting Trends
  • Perform Qualitative Risk Analysis – output

Executing and Monitoring Risk

  • Building and Implementing a Risk Response Plan
  • Risk Response Overview
  • Plan Risk Response
  • Risk Response Strategies
  • Risk Response Planning- Outputs
  • Monitor and Control Risk
  • Monitoring Risks

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