NEW! Riskonomics: Art and Language of Risk Management with Carl Pritchard

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this training, learners will be able to:

  • Establish the basic elements of a risk lexicon.
  • Recognize the influence of risk tolerance on risk language applications.
  • Open fear-free discussions of project threats and opportunities.


Dive headfirst into the intriguing world of risk management, where the unknown-knowns, tolerances, and issues come to life. Risk language is a bit intimidating for some, and foreign to others. In this compelling training, you will learn the basic language of risk management and open the door for a better, clearer understanding of how we can communicate risk more effectively. You will be empowered to communicate with precision. 



    • The Power of Risk Language
    • Key First Steps in Establishing a Risk Lexicon
    • Eliminating Common Risk Angst Through Language
    • Archival Practices and Why the Librarian is Paramount

PDU Allocation Table

The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle®. Power Skills and Business Acumen PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Ways of Working PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials. *Please note that the asterisked row below applies to the PMI® Agile Certification Journey and includes Disciplined Agile® Scrum Master (DASM), Disciplined Agile® Senior Scrum Master (DASSM), Disciplined Agile® Coach (DAC), and Disciplined Agile® Value Stream Consultant (DAVSC) certifications.
Ways of Working Power Skills Business Acumen Total
CAPM® / PMI-CP™ / PMP® / PgMP® 1 0 0 1.00
PMI-ACP® / Agile* 0 0 0 0.00
PMI-SP® 0 0 0 0.00
PMI-RMP® 1 0 0 1.00
PfMP® 0 0 0 0.00
PMI-PBA® 0 0 0 0.00
Ways of Working Power Skills Business Acument Talent Triangle



Carl Pritchard PMI-RMP, PMP

Carl Pritchard, PMI-RMP, PMP, is a thought leader in project management. The author of eight project management texts, he was named the 2019 "Best of the Best" in project management by PMI. He has been a project management instructor since he taught his first PMI Training offering in 1993 (then known as SeminarsWorld), and is considered the "fun guy" of project management and risk management training. He pioneered virtual learning by building the structure and process for project management training with George Washington University in the mid-1990s. He is the principal of Pritchard Management Associates, Inc.

Training Information

20 November 2024
Start Time
12:00 PM
1 Hour


Member Price
(US$99.00 before 7 October)
Nonmember Price
(US$99.00 before 7 October)
Government Price
Student Price

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