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    Risk Management (1 day)
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    A solid grounding in the major tools and techniques to identify, assess and plan for risks. Delegates will also learn to identify the likely areas of risk, to apply a standard methodology for quantifying risks and to develop solutions and contingency.

Duration 4 hours

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

During this 1-day course, participants will:

• Learn creative methods for identifying risks

• Appreciate how to quantify and deal with various categories of risk

• Estimate and assess likelihood, impact, probability, exposure and costs of risks

• Respond to risks and learn how to justify risk-related costs

• Create project Risk Registers and practice mitigation and avoidance strategies

• Learn how to run a project with a Risk Management Plan

• Use practical, group-based exercises to reinforce and enhance the skills learned

Prerequisites: Project Management in the Real World (2 days) or Introduction to Project Plnning (1 day) recommended

Delivered By: Dr Fraser Robertson, Fistral Training & Consultancy Ltd


Recommended attendance at an Intro-level PM as follows: Onsite courses - Project Management in the Real World; OR Online courses - Introduction to Project Planning (1-day or Parts 1,2 and 3) If you are unable to attend a course please cancel your place as soon as possible, with at least 3 working days notice via the online booking system http://bookings.strath.ac.uk/mybookings.asp. Full details of booking conditions can be found at the link below:

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PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development

All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).

You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science).

Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.