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Risk Management Fundamentals

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About This Course

This course builds the foundation for your understanding and application of specific techniques that will prepare your stance related to the uncertainty – or risk – of the project’s success from the start to finish milestones. (Includes a real-life case study to exemplify how the concepts being taught in this course were applied successfully in a well-known event!)

This course is also available in the Complete Your Talent Triangle bundle and the PDU Passport, our all-access pass to every InSite PDU course.


  • Introduction & Tutorial
  • Baseline Exam
  • Risk Overview
  • Risk Management Planning
  • Responding and Managing Risks
  • Course Summary
  • Review Quiz


  • Course Progress Time Sheet
  • Risk Management Fundamentals – Baseline Exam
  • Risk Management Fundamentals – Student Notes
  • Certificate of Completion

Target Audience: Best for PMP® and PgMP® certification holders.

Outcome: 5 Professional Development Units (PDUs) that can be applied towards the following certifications: PMP, PgMP, PMI-ACP, & PMI-BA,  4 PDUs towards the PMI-RMP certification, 1.5 PDUs towards the PMI-SP certification, and 1 PDU towards the PfMP certification.

Author: Margo Love

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is this course registered with PMI? Will I earn Professional Development Units (PDUs)?

    Yes and yes!  Your PDUs are important, and we’ve registered this course with PMI.  Velociteach is a Registered Education Provider (REP#1768).  This course is listed with PMI, provides Category A PDUs and is aligned with the PMI Talent TriangleTM. Once you have finished the course, our system will generate a Certificate of Completion for your records.

  • How long will I have access to this course?

    You will have access to this course for 6 months from the time you activate the key in your account.

  • When will I be able to access this course?

    Upon purchase, this course will automatically be added to your account. However, your 6-month access period will not begin until you activate the key.

  • How long will it take me to complete the course?

    You will earn 5 PDUs for completing this course. Therefore, it should take you about 5 hours to complete the course, but you can revisit sections or watch lessons as many times as you wish during your access period. One of the best features is you can pause a course and pick up right where you left off when you log back into your account. InSite is self-paced, which makes it simple for you to learn when it is convenient for you.

  • Can I access this course from a mobile device?

    Yes, you can take this course from your computer, tablet or mobile device.  If you can access the internet, you can access this course.

  • What is the Talent Triangle, and how does it impact my PDUs?

    PMI requires that you earn a minimum number of 8 PDUs in Technical Project Management, Leadership, and Strategic and Business Management categories.

  • How do I report my PDUs?

    You will receive a Certificate of Completion when you complete each course. PMI has step-by-step instructions on how to report your PDUs.

  • PDUs: 5

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Risk Management Fundamentals

PMI Talent Triangle™

  • Leadership PDUs: 0
  • Technical PDUs: 4.5
  • Strategic PDUs: .5

"I really enjoyed the way the information was presented -- a very basic approach. I liked the examples given with the different people and scenarios. "

-N. Bell

"The information was very straight forward. Good reinforcement of the information through repetition. Learning was fun and the host had a good sense of humor!"

-P. Richards

Customer Reviews

Based on 20 reviews

The student notes are a great tool to follow the presentation while taking own notes. A perfect collection of the most relevant Information to review and learn later.
Enjoyed the quiz at the end. A playful and effective way to recap the whole content.

Thank you so much for the review and kind words. We're thrilled you enjoyed the course and hope you continue to use Insite by Velociteach for your PDU training needs.

AThis approach to teaching is excellent and provides a perfect pace in which I can get PDUs while sharpening my skills.

Thanks for the moduled learning format

Great ramework for managing risks, and planning risk responses


I found the audio and slideshow components helpful.


The presentation is helpful.