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Project Risk Management

Project Risk Management

Course Overview:

The Project Risk Management course gives delegates a thorough overview of project risk management best practices and teaches hands-on project risk management techniques. This course is not industry specific and can be applied in any project environment.

Project managers and team members who use proven methods to address project risks, have a higher chance of achieving project success. Successful project managers know how to proactively identify, qualify, quantify and plan risk responses in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Course Format:

Delegates attend 3 classroom-based sessions over 3 days. Project Risk Management is a theory and practical based course. This course consists of 6 exercises after some theory has been presented.

Delegates will learn about the 6 Risk Management Processes as set out in the- A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide), Project Management Institute.

Course Duration:

This course is 3 days (08:30 to 16:30).

Course Benefits:

Although risk remains uncertain, wouldn’t you want to be more prepared for what is to come than just going ahead blindfolded? This course provides you with a solid understanding of project risk management and how to manage project risks to increase successful project delivery. The ultimate goal for the project team is to reduce and control the likelihood of threats and enhance opportunities.

Course Syllabus:

  • Why do projects fail?
  • Define project risk management

Who should attend this course?

  • Portfolio Managers
  • Programme Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Project Team Leaders and Members

Training Quality Assurance:

ProjectLink has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. This course carries 21 PDUs for PMI® certification holders.


PMI and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Physical Address

  • 243 Willem Botha Street
  • Wierda Park
  • Centurion

Postal Address

  • PO Box 52810
  • Wierda Park
  • South Africa
  • 0149

Contact us

  • Phone: +27 (0) 12 660 0010
  • Fax: +27 (0) 12 660 0190
  • Email: sales@projectlink.co.za