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Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)

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This vendor-neutral Certification is Offered By:
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Newtown Square, PA USA
Phone: 610-356-4600
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Skill Level: Intermediate                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $670 (shortest track)               

Summary:
The PMI Risk Management Professional is a specialty credential for individuals who assess and identify project risks and mitigate threats.

Initial Requirements:
You must possess a high school diploma, Associate's degree or equivalent; have at least 4,500 hours spent in the specialized area of professional project risk management within the last five consecutive years; and have 40 contact hours of formal contact education in the specialized area of project risk management. Alterntely, you must possess a Bachelor's degree or equivalent; have at least 3,000 hours spent in the specialized area of professional project risk management within the last five consecutive years; and have 30 contact hours of formal contact education in the specialized area of project risk management.

You must pass the PMI-RMP exam ($670). The exam has a 3.5 hour time limit and consists of 170 questions.

There is a discount for PMI members.

Continuing Requirements:
You must complete at least 30 professional development units every 3 years and pay a renewal fee ($150).


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