PMI’s Risk Management Professional certification is one of the most recognized certifications in risk management. Once you are PMI-RMP certified, you will possess the skills and experience to contribute directly to crucial projects. It helps you to identify and assess project risks, exploit available opportunities and defend against threats, communicate risks to the project team with more competence than a general practitioner can do.
Project Management Institute, PMI is a US nonprofit professional organization for project management based in Pennsylvania, USA. PMI improves organizational success through its internationally respected certifications and professional development courses.
There are two possible sets of prerequisites for the PMI-RMP exam:
- A secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree, or the global equivalent)
- 4,500 hours of project risk management experience
- 40 hours of project risk management education
- A four-year degree (bachelor’s degree or the global equivalent).
- Also, 3,000 hours of project risk management experience
- 30 hours of project risk management education
- PMI-RMP handbook
- Exam Content Outline
- Practice Standard for Project Risk Management
- Enroll in a formal study course offered by PMI chapters or accredited Registered Education Providers (R.E.P.s).
- Review the latest edition of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge(PMBOK® Guide).
- Application submission
- Audit process
- Recertification every 3 years
PMI-RMP Exam Details
Question: 170 multiple-choice questions
Duration: 3.5 hours
- Member: US$520
- Non-member: US$670
To maintain your PMI-RMP, you are required to earn 30 professional development units (PDUs) in risk management topics every three years.