Agile Certified Practitioner

 
Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Program 
Program Duration: 3 Days
Cost: Available on request
Program Material: PMI® Agile Practice Standard, Course Presentation Slides Electronically and Printed, Practice Questions and All Case Studies and Cone of Learning Games
PMI® (PDU’s): 30
Course Overview:

The Program is based on the PMI - ACP® certification program launched on 26 March 2018 and the examination based on the Agile Practice Guide®.

Throughout this course you will obtain the necessary skills to help you prepare for the Project Management Institute’s new PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® credential exam.
 
By using concentrated practice exams and workshops, you will learn essential Agile terminology, tools and techniques, as well as the specialized elements within the PMI® suggested reference materials required to pass the exam.
Target Group:
If you already use Agile practices or your organization is adopting Agile methods, earning the PMI® Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® certification will demonstrate your knowledge of and commitment to this rapidly growing approach to Project Management.
Course Objectives:
  • Understanding and managing the Lean Enterprise
  • Reviewing Lean principles and Agile practices
  • Defining and managing the value stream
  • Identifying and eliminating waste from projects
  • Why cycle time is more important than capacity utilization
  • Managing work in progress (WIP)
  • Creating visibility both to and from the team
  • Managing the product portfolio/roadmap
  • Using Agile estimation techniques
Course Content:
  • Introduction to Agile Project Management

  • Fundamentals of Scrum for dealing with uncertainty and risk

  • Planning an Agile Project

  • Fostering self-management within the development team

  • Managing change

  • Applying Agile throughout your organization