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Risk Management for Engineers
45 minute on-demand seminar 
Available Now (15 day access)

This online training program presents an overview of one of the most important Project Management processes - Risk Management. It supports two other major processes: Project Estimating and Scheduling in their mission of creating a sufficient budget and a workable schedule, which are the cornerstones of any successful project.

This training program will teach you how to identify project risks, analyze them and select appropriate response strategies, what tools may be used to make your Risk Management more efficient. All explanations are supported by numerous examples, quizzes and an extensive case study.


What You Will Learn

Define risk and risk planning

Understand risk identification

Perform risk analysis

Create risk matrix

Understand the difference between quantitative and qualitative techniques of risk analysis

Select an appropriate risk response

Understand how to use risk breakdown structure (RBS)

Deal with risks at a project level

Understand the difference between risks and contingencies

List typical risks specific for electrical utility companies

How This Online Course Works

Get the best of both worlds with this blended learning approach.

  1. Learn at your own pace and on your own schedule as you first enjoy the internet-streamed, on-demand seminar. Speed up, slow down, or repeat sections of the presentation.
  2. Upon completion, join us for one of our regularly scheduled live online Q&A sessions. A calendar of live Q&A dates and times is provided in the program access instructions you will receive. You can also email your questions directly to the instructor.
Course Access

You will receive immediate online access to the on-demand training presentation. The audio for the online seminar is only available through your computer or other Internet connected device. You will also receive links in your access instructions to PDFs for all the presentation materials in case you want to print or keep a copy.

The on-demand training presentations are available for a total of 15 days from the time any one of the training presentations is first accessed. After 15 days, your access to the on-demand presentations will expire. However the PDF formatted training program slides and other documents you receive are yours to keep.

Your Instructor
Boris Shvartsberg, Ph.D., P.E., P.M.P.

Dr. Shvartsberg is an engineering and project management professional with more than 40 years of practical experience in managing and supervising of highly complicated technical projects for utility companies in USA and Latvia. He has an extensive teaching experience in the European and US colleges and universities. Mr. Shvartsberg is an author of more than 25 publications on electrical engineering and project management subjects. He made numerous successful presentations at International conferences and symposiums. 

Program Pricing
$149 for single attendee, $125 per attendee thereafter.
Special pricing is available for groups. Please click here for more information.

If you have additional questions please email or call (440) 853-1038.
Payment and Cancellations

Payment is required prior to training program access. Payment can be made by Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or corporate check. Your credit card will be charged at the time of registration unless other arrangements have been made.

Cancellations for online training programs can be made before the program access instructions are sent by PGS, and cancellations will result in a credit. For more information on PGS policies regarding administrative matters and complaint resolution, please contact our offices at (440) 853-1038.

Who Should Attend

This training program is designed for any project management and engineering professional looking to expand his knowledge and experience in Risk Management to provide a valuable contribution into Time and Cost Management:

    • Engineers
    • Project managers
    • Project support personnel
    • Engineering managers
    • Construction personnel
Prerequisites and Advance Preparation

This fundamental level online training program has no prerequisites. No advance preparation is required..

Why Choose PGS?

PGS training programs are known for their clear explanations and in-depth content. Register today, and join the over 10,000 industry professionals who trust PGS with their energy training needs