We all know that any project has risk. A risk that something unexpected will happen, a risk that planned resources or technology won’t perform as expected, or a risk that changes within the organization dramatically impact the project timeline. Certainly any of these things are possible, and then some. If you’ve spent any time identifying possible risks, which you should, then you probably have a good idea of what might happen throughout the duration of your project. Knowing what could happen puts you in the position to proactively decide what you want to do versus being reactive to unexpected surprises. This course will help you get to know the risk management strategies. There are a few main strategies that can be applied to almost all risk situations. Study these strategies. The better you know each strategy, the better you will be able to apply the right strategy when needed. By completing this course, you will know how to respond to project risks appropriately. Course Result: Know how to respond to project risks appropriately . This course has been approved for 1 hour of PDU credit from PMI (Project Management Institute).
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.