Agile

Duration: 
3 days
Codes: 
1812

Overview

The case for Agile methods is proven. Agile has escaped the confines of the technical community is now on the business agenda of all progressive companies. Increasingly, organisations that use PRINCE2, PMI and other 'traditional' approaches to Project Management are seeking to benefit from the introduction of Agile methods. It may at first appear that there is an incompatibility between Agile and PRINCE2., PMI and similar methods - and it is true that using them together is not straightforward. However the potential benefits are huge, and when approached properly the issues can be addressed and can be resolved in a way that builds on the strengths of both

This training course considers the leading Agile approaches including eXtreme Programming, Scrum, DSDM (Dynamic Systems Development Method) Atern, the Agile/Open Unified Process and Lean Software Development. It examines the issues, risks and benefits of implementing Agile alongside PRINCE2, PMI and similar traditional methods, and presents proven solutions through examination of the implications and practical Case Studies

Audience

This course will benefit anyone with an interest in recognising the benefits of using Agile with PMI, PRINCE2 or 'traditional' Project Management. Attendees will include Project Managers and team members from both Agile and Traditional projects, Project Sponsors and other Project Board members, Project Assurance and Project Support staff and those responsible

This course can be delivered with a focus on any chosen method or combination of methods: generic Agile, Lean, Scrum, DSDM Atern, the Agile/Open Unified Process or any client-specific local practices

Skills Gained

  • Build high-performance teams for more efficient software delivery
  • Effectively manage Product Backlogs
  • Minimise waste using Lean principles
  • Apply Scrum to portfolio management and multiple team projects
  • Resolve impediments at management and enterprise levels

Prerequisites

Delegates should have existing experience managing projects in a PRINCE2 or PMI PMBOK methodology based environment

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
Onsite3 1500 £1500 2019-04-24
Onsite
Onsite2 1000 £1000 2019-04-24