APM Risk Management Certificate Level 1

Course overview

This Level 1 certificate course will give delegates an increased understanding of the risk management process, the people issues involved and the techniques commonly used.

Course specification

Who should attend:

Project managers, work package leads, programme managers or key project staff involved in risk management.

Duration:

Virtual classroom learning option: This two-day course includes an examination that is booked at a separate time following training. Pre-course reading and evening work required.

Classroom learning option: This two-day course includes an examination at the end of Day Two. Pre-course reading and evening work required.

Blended learning option (for cohorts): 10 hours study on The PM Channel followed by one-day classroom course with examination at the end of the day.

Online learning option: 15 hours study on The PM Channel.

Timings:

Pre-course study for classroom and blended learning option to start at four weeks before course.

Classroom, virtual and blended course: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Examination:

One-hour multiple choice examination with an external invigilator. The examination is held at the end of the course, or taken separately when taking virtual online training.

Venues:

Virtual classroom training: delivered using Zoom interactive video conferencing which allows you to learn using a powerful combination of video, virtual whiteboards and breakout rooms for small-group exercises.  It simulates very closely a classroom learning environment but with the advantage of geographic flexibility and zero travel costs. Access to Zoom is provided by Provek, delegates do not need to purchase Zoom.

Face-to-face classroom training: Mercure Newbury West Grange Hotel, Thatcham, RG7 5UP for public scheduled exams.

In-house single client courses held at the client’s selected venue.

Dates:

Public course dates

2020: May 13-14

Online learning option exam dates

2020: March 24, May 14, July 7, September 22, November 24

For in-house courses, which can be tailored if required, contact Provek to discuss dates and prices.

Price:

Two-day classroom is £844 + VAT per delegate inclusive of lunch, refreshments and exam fees.

Online learning is £149 + VAT

APM Risk Level 1 exam is £146 (personal member rate) or £161 (non member rate) + admin fee £25 + VAT  The PRAM Guide (required reading) £35 (No VAT).

For in-house courses, which can be tailored if required, contact Provek to discuss dates and prices.

Course style:

The classroom course is participative in nature utilising plenary presentation sessions, group discussions, individual and group exercises and examples.

Pre-requisites:

Ideally, a minimum of six months practical project experience and good basic project management skills and knowledge.

Brochure:

Download the course brochure.

Download the virtual tutor-led course brochure.

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Qualification details

Risk management is a distinct and specific area within APM’s Body of Knowledge and a key control function within any project or programme. APM offers Project Management Risk certificates at Levels 1 and 2, which are designed for those who are involved in project risk management at various levels.

Level 1 learning options

Virtual tutor-led classroom: Two-day tutor-led course with up to five hours pre-course and homework study and the one-hour exam booked/taken following training. This is available as an in-house option only. Please contact the office for more details.

Classroom: Two-day course with up to five hours pre-course and homework study and the one-hour exam at the end of Day Two. This is available as an in-house option only. Please contact the office for more details.

Blended: Up to 10 hours directed online learning on The PM Channel followed by a one-day classroom course with the one-hour exam at the end of the day. This is available as an in-house option only. Please contact the office for more details.

Online: Up to 15 hours directed online learning on The PM Channel followed by the one-hour exam at a Provek public scheduled course venue.

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