|Project Risk Management Essentials (.9 CEUs)
All projects involve risk. Learning and understanding basic Project Risk Management can lessen risk exposure, reduce costs and improve project outcomes. Aligned with the PMBOK®, this course gives students an in-depth look at the process of identifying and applying risk management principles and techniques to projects This basic Project Risk Management course provides knowledge and hands-on experience to identify, measure and respond to risks in project development and implementation. Students will learn to quantify risks and create risk response strategies to deliver projects that meet stakeholder expectations. Emphasis is placed upon techniques that are widely applicable in project management environments. Prerequisite: Project Management Essentials or concurrent enrollment. Required texts: The Guide to Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), 6th Ed., Publisher: Project Management Institute, ISBN: 978-1628251845 (5th Ed. allowed to be used through March 26, 2018) and Eric Verzuh, The Fast forward MBA in Project Management, 5th Ed., Publisher: Wiley, ISBN: 978-1119086574.