Risk Management Templates

Project Risk Management is defined by the Project Management Institute as:

Project Risk Management includes the processes of conducting risk management planning, identification, analysis, response planning, and controlling risk on a project. The objectives of project risk management are to increase the likelihood and impact of postive events, and decrease the likelihood and impact of negative events in the project. (PMBOK Guide® Fifth Edition)

The Processes of Project Risk Management are:

  • Plan risk management,
  • Identify risk,
  • Perform qualitative risk analysis,
  • Perform quantitative risk analysis,
  • Plan risk response,
  • Control risk.

Project Risk Management Plan Template

Project Risk Management Plan Template
Prepared by:
Marc Arnecke, PMP
The project risk management plan is a component of the project management plan that describes how risk management activities will be structured and performed.
Last Modified:
Download File in .docx Format (MS Word Template):
2017-09 – Project Risk Management Plan
Download File in .pdf Format:
2017-09 – Project Risk Management Plan


  1. Thank you for the templates. I hope I find useful to what I want to do.

    1. Thank you for comment.

      Best regards

  2. I would really appreciate if you could have a guide on how to use the risk register template. any chance?

  3. Marc, how do I use the description area under the risk status report? the drop down list for total number of entries in category is not working.

  4. Very great set of templates.
    Thank you very much for sharing this and allowing us to customize it to our need and taste.

  5. excellent templates, thumps up!!

  6. Please could you send me risk management plan for degassing station shutdown and maintenance projects in oil and gas. Thank you

  7. it is really nice
    but a pity the excel templates is not free

    1. Dear Zwak Chamtu,

      Thank you very much for your comment.
      ALL templates on this website are downloadable free of charge.


  8. Thank you. Looks nice.

  9. very good put up, i definitely love this web site, keep on it

  10. With thanks! Valuable information!

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