This single unit course describes the skills and knowledge required to manage risks that may impact achievement of project objectives. It involves identifying, analysing, treating and monitoring project risks, and assessing risk management outcomes.

The unit applies to individuals responsible for managing and leading a project in an organisation, business, or as a consultant.


  • Identify project risks
  • Analyse project risks
  • Establish risk treatments and controls
  • Monitor and control project risks
  • Assess risk management outcomes

Upon successful completion of this unit, you will:

  • Manage project risk on at least two occasions.

In the course of the above, the candidate must:

  • conduct effective risk management processes for a project of sufficient complexity
  • apply risk management techniques, strategies and tools


Nominal hours = 40