AgilePM Foundation

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3 days
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Overview

This course is accredited by the APMG and provides certification in Agile Project Management. Participants will learn how Agile Project Management processes can guide the planning, management and control of successful Agile projects. This course provides the opportunity to gain certification as an Agile Project Manager at the Foundation level.


Included in the three day Foundation course is the Agile Project Management Foundation exam and a copy of the Agile Project Management (White Book) version 2, which is the only reference material that can be used in the exam.


The Agile Project Management Methodology works to deliver workable business solutions, in a fraction of the time that other traditional project management approaches can deliver.

Audience

TARGET AUDIENCE


The Agile Project Management Foundation course is designed for:

  • Project Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Business Analysts
  • Agile Team Members
  • Project Board and Project Steering Representatives
  • Project Management Office Personnel Quality Assurance and Quality Control Managers

Skills Gained

SKILLS GAINED


Successful completion of this course will enable participants to:

  • Understand the concepts, benefits and risks of Agile Developme
  • Understand the philosophy, approach and principles of Agile Project Management Understand the lifecycle and products
  • Set up appropriate project team
  • Plan and run facilitated workshops
  • Model and prototype aspects of the solution
  • Elicit, analyse, prioritise and manage requirements
  • Create a timeboxed plan for a project
  • Understand the importance of negotiation and collaboration Use skills to set up and manage an Agile project
  • Understand the Agile Project Management Foundation Exam structure
  • Work through sample exam papers
  • Prepare for and sit the Agile Project Management Foundation Exam

Prerequisites

PREREQUISITES


This course has no prerequisites, however the following would be advantageous:

  • Previous or current experience of working within a project environment
  • Previous project management training and development

Course Outline

The Agile Project Management Process:

  • Agile Project Management Framework
  • Configuring the Agile Project Lifecycle

Products and Deliverables:

  • Management, Business and Solution Focus

Agile Project Teams:

  • Agile Project Roles and Responsibilities
  • Agile Project Team Empowerment
  • Agile Project Team Structure

Agile Project Management Techniques:

  • Facilitated Workshops
  • MoSCoW (Must Have, Should Have, Could Have and Won’t Have Now) Prioritisation
  • Iterative Development Timeboxing Modelling

Project Management and Control:

  • Agile Requirements
  • Agile Planning Agile Risk Management Testing, Quality and Maintainability
  • Agile Estimating and Measurement Agile Configuration Management

Exam

Foundation Exam

  • 40 minute 50 question Simple Multiple Choice Exam held on day 3
  • Requires 50% (25 marks) pass to attain AgilePM Foundation Certification

Note that some evening work is required – approximately 1.5 hours on days 1 and 2.

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.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Glasgow
Glasgow3 899 £899 2019-02-20
Manchester
Manchester3 899 £899 2019-02-20
Onsite
Onsite3 1500 £1500 2019-02-21
Berkshire
Reading3 949 £949 2019-04-29