Acumen Risk

Course Catalog

Asset Name Description Roles DLZ Subscription
Acumen Risk Product Overview Series: Online Help Learn about the different features of Acumen Risk.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Functional Guide
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk VLC On-Demand: Learn More This guide explains how the On Demand service for Virtual Live Classes works, and includes a list of all the available classes. The On Demand booking service for live classes is available to Enhanced Tier subscribers only.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Product Overview: Features and Navigation - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 7m Read 

Learn about the different features and navigation of Acumen Risk.

Topics covered:
Introduction to Deltek Acumen
Risk Analysis Basics and Navigation
Scheduling
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
Acumen Risk Product Overview Series: Introduction, Overview and Navigation - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the terminology, definitions and the basic requirements for the Risk Model, how to prepare a schedule by considering the key Schedule Characteristics, and how to perform a Schedule Cleanse. This course is part of the Risk Product Overview Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Product Overview Series: Introduction, Overview and Navigation - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about the terminology, definitions and the basic requirements for the Risk Model. This course is part of the Fuse Product Overview Series.

Topics Cover:
Key Schedule Characteristics
Schedule Cleanse
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Product Overview: What's New in v8.3 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 7m Read 

Learn about the new features and enhancements on Acument Fuse version 8.3.

Release Goals
Key Release Changes
New Features and Enhancements
Merge Metric Template
Import Cost Data from CSV File
Risk Driver Report Enhancements
Fuse Detail Report Enhancements
Usability Enhancements
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
Acumen Risk Product Overview: What's New in v8.4 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 10m Read 

Learn about the new features and enhancements on Acument Risk version 8.4.

Topics covered:
Fiscal Calendar Data
Risk Analysis Calculation and Display in Hours
Project Server
EVAS Metric Enhancements
Calculated Fields
Physical % Complete Field
Turn Mentor Messages Off
New TimePhase Fields
Logic Sensitivity
UNCEFACT Import
Performance Improvements
User Pool Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
Acumen Risk Product Overview: What's New in v8.5 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 10m Read 

Learn about the new features and enhancements on Acument Risk version 8.5.

Topics covered:
EVAS/DECM Metrics
Accelerate Schedule
Enhancements
Deltek Acumen Options Dialog
Box Enhancements
Loading Cost Data without Schedule Data
Baseline Project Time Now and Baseline WBS Code Fields
Fields Tab Project Selection
S2//Logic Tab Enhancements
S2//Diagnostic Enhancements
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
Acumen Risk Product Overview: What's New in v8.6 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 10m Read 

Learn about the new features and enhancements on Acument Risk version 8.6.

Topics covered:
Integrated Program Management Data Report (IPMDR)
S2//Diagnostics Enhancements
S3//Risk: Risk Exposure Grid Enhancements
Deltek Acumen Options Dialog Box
3-Point Risk Impacts
Publish Metrics to a Deltek Data Source
Copy to Cost Model
Metric Enhancements
UN/CEFACT Export Enhancement
Microsoft Platform Enhancements
Fuse.exe.config File Enhancements
Other Enhancements
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Functional Guide
Acumen Risk Product Overview: What's New in 8.7 - Functional Reference Guide Duration: 10m Read 

Learn about the new features and enhancements on Acument Risk version 8.7.

Topics covered:
Acumen 8.7 New Features
Acumen 8.7 New Enhancements
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Product Overview Series: PPM Architecture - Infographic Duration: 5m read

Learn about the PPM Architecture and its best practices, and how the portfolio of products under the PPM umbrella integrate with each other.

Topics covered:
Project Portal
Project Control Artifacts
Proposal System
Accounting System
Project Management Control System Schedule and Cost Database
Risk Management ARM
Resource Management Schedule
Performance Analysis
Customer Reports
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Product Overview Series: Features Overview - Infographic Duration: 2m read 

Learn about the features and benefits of using Acumen Risk.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Event Identification and Mapping Series: Uncertainty Ranging and Optional Modelling - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour class, you will learn about Duration Uncertainty, to set up an Uncertainty Template, apply Uncertainty Ranges, about Task Existence and Cause/Effect Correlation, Central Limit Theorem and its uses. This course is part of the Risk Event Identification and Mapping Series.
  • Risk Analyst
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Event Identification and Mapping Series: Risk Events - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the types of Risk Events, to populate the Risk Register, to identify the probability and impact of Risk Events, and about Manual and Automatic Mapping. This course is part of the Risk Event Identification and Mapping Series.
  • Risk Analyst
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Event Identification and Mapping Series: Risk Events - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn how evaluate the top risk events for possible Risk Mitigation in Fuse. This course is part of the Fuse Event Identification and Mapping Series.

Topics Cover:
Risk Mitigation Process
Setup Scenario for Cost/Benefit Analysis
Risk Register with mitigation
Mitigation Benefit Analysis
Evaluate Mitigation Benefit
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Event Identification and Mapping Series: Uncertainty Ranging and Optional Modelling - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about Acumen Fuse’s Uncertainty Ranging and Optional Modelling feature. This course is part of the Fuse Event Identification and Mapping Series.

Topics Cover:
Duration Uncertainty
Setup Uncertainty Template
Apply Uncertainty Ranges
Task Existence
Cause/Effect Correlation
Central Limit Theorem
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Event Identification and Mapping - Quick Reference Guide Duration: 7m read 

Learn about event identification and mapping.

Topics covered:
Uncertainty Ranging - 2m read 
Optional Modelling - 2m read 
Risk Events - 3m read
  • Risk Analyst
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Risk Analysis - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the 3 main areas of Risk Analysis, the difference between Vulnerable Activities and Risk Drivers, Risk Analysis Comparison, Risk Exposure Comparison, and Risk Contribution Comparison. This course is part of the Risk Analysis and Reports Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Risk Analyst
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Risk Mitigation - Recorded Session In this 1-hour course, you will learn to evaluate the top risk events for possible Risk Mitigation, the Risk Mitigation process, to set up scenarios for cost/benefit analysis, to populate the Risk Register with Mitigation, about the Mitigation Benefit Analysis, and to evaluate the Mitigation Benefit. This course is part of the Risk Analysis and Reports Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Risk Analyst
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Cost Risk Analysis - Recorded Session In this 1.5-hour course, you will learn the Cost Risk Analysis process, how time is accounted for, to differentiate between Base Cost Uncertainty, identify Cost Risk Events, and to run a Cost Risk Analysis. This course is part of the Risk Analysis and Reports Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Risk Analysis Outputs - Recorded Session In this 1-hour course, you will learn to perform an analysis of Risk results in Fuse, about the Risk Sensitivity Analysis, the Joint Confidence Level Analysis and Critical Schedule Driver Analysis, to produce the Risk Analysis graphics, to publish the Risk Executive Briefing, and to assemble a Risk analysis results report. This course is part of the Risk Analysis and Reports Series.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Exporting IPMDAR JSON Files - Learning Video Duration: 7m 22s

Learn about the IPMDAR DID and how to export its JSON files.

Topics covered:
Introduction and In this Learning Video - 50s
IPMDAR DID Overview - 50s
Exporting the JSON Files - 4m 53s
Summary and Conclusion - 49s
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Risk Analysis - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about 3 main areas of Risk Analysis. This course is part of the Fuse Risk Analysis and Reports Series.

Topics Cover:
Vulnerable Activities
Risk Drivers
Risk Analysis Comparison
Risk Exposure Comparison
Risk Contribution Comparison
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Risk Mitigation - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn how evaluate the top risk events for possible Risk Mitigation in Fuse. This course is part of the Fuse Risk Analysis and Reports Series.

Topics Cover:
Risk Mitigation Process
Setup Scenario for Cost/Benefit Analysis
Risk Register with mitigation
Mitigation Benefit Analysis
Evaluate Mitigation Benefit
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Cost Risk Analysis - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn about Acumen Fuse’s Cost Risk Analysis process. This course is part of the Fuse Risk Analysis and Reports Series.

Topics Cover:
Base Cost Uncertainty
Cost Risk Events
Cost Risk Analysis
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports Series: Risk Analysis Outputs - Virtual Live Class Duration: 2hrs

Learn how to perform an analysis of Risk results in Fuse. This course is part of the Fuse Risk Analysis and Reports Series.

Topics Cover:
Risk Sensitivity Analysis
Joint Confidence Level Analysis
Critical Schedule Driver Analysis
Risk Analysis Graphics
Publish Risk Executive Briefing
Assemble Risk Analysis Results Report
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Standard
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Analysis and Reports - Quick Reference Guide Duration: 17m read 

Learn about risk analysis and reports.

Topics covered:
Risk Analysis - 2m read 
Risk Mitigation - 1m read 
Cost Risk Analysis Process - 2m read 
Risk Analysis Outputs - 2m read
Risk Modelling - 1m read
Risk Advisor - 2m read
Risk Mapping - 2m read
Risk Analysis Exposure - 2m read
Risk Analysis Reports - 3m read
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk Certification Exam Duration: 1h 30m

The Deltek Acumen Risk Certification validates skills within the Acumen Risk product suite. Successful completion of the Certification exam is required to receive the Professional Certification. A candidate who passes the Deltek Acumen Risk Certification exam has demonstrated proficiency within multiple areas of Deltek Acumen Risk. To receive Deltek Acumen Risk Certification, you must pass the knowledge based exam.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk VLC On Demand Request Form Use this form to request a private Virtual Live Class on a date of your choice.
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced
Acumen Risk VLC On Demand - FAQ This printable document covers the frequently asked questions by people interested in taking the virtual live classes (VLC).
  • Project Manager
  • Scheduler
  • Risk Analyst
  • Control Account Manager
  • DLZ Enhanced