the management of any project, large or small, an understanding
of risk is critical. Too many software projects suffer unnecessarily
from poor risk management and its consequences - projects that
are over budget, delayed, or in some cases, even cancelled.
An understanding of the types of risk that can affect a project,
putting in place a strategy to mitigate them, combined with
the continuous monitoring of the risks, can greatly enhance
the successful management and completion of a project.
event will be of interest to Project Managers, Senior Managers,
Quality Managers, Team Leaders, who require an understanding
of the principles of Risk Management. Other staff in your
organisation that are involved in risk management or software
projects would also benefit from attending.
Risk Management for Software Projects provides a framework that
enables risk analysis and management to be conducted in a realistic
and practical fashion.
The subjects covered include: types of risk; strategies for
mitigating risk; monitoring and managing risk; characteristics
of successful risk managers.
course materials are supported with a number of practical
exercises, tips and case studies to illustrate and give experience
in applying the techniques described.
the end of this course you will be able to:
a structured approach that highlights risks, how to mitigate
them and learn from them;
templates for the implementation of the approaches discussed
to manage risk;
the characteristics of successful risk managers;
the Principles of Risk Management to effectively manage