PMI Risk Management Professional

When it comes to cybersecurity projects, there are many knowns and unknowns. Luckily, risk management professionals plan for all potential risks during a project's lifecycle. If you manage complex projects, earning the PMI RMP certification confirms that you can identify, assess, and mitigate project risks. This online project management course will fully prepare you for the Project Management Institute's Risk Management Professional certification exam.

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6 Months / 50 Course Hrs
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George Mason University

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Course code: GES278

What you will learn

  • Recognize and implement policies, processes, and procedures for risk assessment, planning, and
  • Interpret the need to have stakeholders and project team members understand project risk management concept while prioritizing project risk and promoting risk ownership
  • Analyze the facilitation of risk identification, evaluation, prioritization, and response among team members
  • Identify the processes of monitoring, evaluating, and communicating risk and risk responses
  • Demonstrate abilities to use quantitative and qualitative risk management tools and techniques

How you will benefit

  • Build confidence toward successfully completing the certification exam
  • Become recognized by Project Management Institute (PMI), a global leader in project management certification, training, and career development
  • Prove comprehensive risk management knowledge and skills to employers

How the course is taught

  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 Months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 50 course hours
  1. Risk Management
  2. Framework and Lifecycle
  3. Portfolio Management
  4. Program Management
  5. Project Management

David Grimes has more than 10 years of management and leadership experience in the private and non-profit sectors. Grimes is passionate about technology and education, having worked as academic dean, student services director, technology coordinator, teacher, consultant, and technology columnist. He holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Science from Ohio State University, both in Technology Education.

Prerequisites:

While there are no prerequisites to take this course, PMI requires the following to be eligible for the exam:

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate degree, or the global equivalent)
  • 4,500 hours of project risk management experience
  • 40 hours of project risk management education

OR

  • Four-year degree (bachelor's degree or the global equivalent)
  • 3,000 hours of project risk management experience
  • 30 hours of project risk management education

Learn more about the certification requirements.

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or newer.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment. The following textbooks will be shipped to you approximately 7-10 business days after enrollment:

  • The Standard for Risk Management in Portfolios, Programs, and Projects

Yes, ed2go courses are completely online. However, keep in mind that not all certifying bodies or industry-specific certifications are recognized internationally. Please review your country's regulations prior to enrolling in courses that prepare for certification.

This course will prepare you for PMI Risk Management Professional exam. Learn more about the certification requirements.

This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.

The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.

You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via email) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more about financial assistance.

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