Project Risk Management

Updated to align with the 6th Edition of the PMBOK® Guide, this course covers the Project Risk Management knowledge area. Learn how to identify risks, plan for risk management, analyze risk factors, and develop, implement, and monitor risk responses.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Mar 19, 2018
Duration
3h 40m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Planning Risk Management
Identifying Project Risks
Performing Qualitative Risk Analysis
Performing Quantitative Risk Analysis
Planning Risk Responses
Implementing Risk Responses
Monitoring Project Risks
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Mar 19, 2018
Duration
3h 40m
Description

Updated to align with the 6th Edition of the PMBOK® Guide, this course, Project Risk Management is the eleventh course in Pluralsight’s series preparing you for the newest version of the PMP® exam. This course explores many of the processes found in the Project Risk Management knowledge area. First, you'll begin with a look at effective risk management planning. Next, you'll learn how project risk factors are identified, how to apply qualitative and quantitative analysis techniques to better understand risk probabilities and impacts, and how to develop and implement risk responses. Finally, you'll learn how to monitor the project risk environment to ensure nothing stands between you and project success. By the end of this course, you'll be better prepared to assess and navigate your project's risk environment, negating threats and capitalizing on opportunities that can enhance your project's success.

About the author
About the author

Casey has experience leading projects, analyzing challenges, and designing solutions in many fields, including healthcare, digital media, mobile app development and education. He's always in pursuit of new knowledge and loves to share what he learns along the way with others. To inquire about speaking engagements or consulting opportunities, and to learn more about his other ventures, visit http://CaseyAyers.com

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone, my name is Casey Ayers, and welcome to my course, Project Risk Management. This course is the eleventh entry in our newly-updated series, helping you prepare for the latest version of the PMP exam. By completing this course and others in our PMP prep series, you'll not only be better prepared to ace the certification exam, but critically, will also fulfill the mandatory training requirement that must be met before taking the exam. The PMP, or Project Management Professional certification is consistently listed as one of the top five most valuable certifications for IT professionals and is also broadly applicable to a wide range of industries. Given how much new value can be created from successful projects, businesses in all sectors and of all sizes need capable project managers today. A PMP builds the skills needed to succeed and opens new doors for those with this certification. Some of the major topics we'll cover in this course include planning for risk management and identifying project risk factors, applying qualitative and quantitative analysis techniques to identified risks, developing and implementing risk responses, and ensuring our risk management efforts are effective through monitoring. By the end of this course, you'll be better prepared to manage risks and capitalize on opportunities that can make the difference between your project's success of failure. This course, and others in the series, cannot only help you learn more about project management and prepare for the PMP exam, but also serve as a great refresher for established project managers and as an opportunity to earn continuing education credit. I hope you'll join me on this journey to prepare for the PMP exam and learn about project risk management, here at Pluralsight.