PMI-ACP Prep Course

If you are pursuing PMI-ACP®, PMI's professional certification for agile practitioners, this course has been designed to help you demystify agile fundamental concepts and review all PMI’s recommended reading list—and much more. You will also be invited to participate in interactive discussions to link the theoretical knowledge covered in class to practical examples and experiences.  You will also be able to take on a more active and effective role in Agile projects as well as to encourage your organization to develop a productive Agile environment. 

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Who should attend

This course is designed for anyone currently working on Agile-based projects and with wider project experience who wants to become PMI® Agile certified. Anyone with a working knowledge of Agile from senior management to product developers will benefit from this course including:

  • Project Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Business Analysts
  • Technical Coordinators

Minimum course prerequisites are those relevant to the exam which are:

  • Secondary degree (high school or equivalent) or higher and
  • 2,000 hours working on project teams within the last 5 years (Note: PMP® and/or PgMP® credential holders will be accepted as fulfilling this general project experience requirement), and
  • 1,500 hours working on Agile project teams or with agile methodologies in the last 3 years (in addition to the 2,000 hours required in general project experience).
  • 21 contact hours Training in Agile topics (this course takes care of this requirement)

Topics

This training program covers the seven domains, the tools & techniques, and the knowledge and skills included in the ACP Certification Exam:

  • Agile principles and mindset
  • Value-driven delivery
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Team performance
  • Adaptive planning
  • Problem detection and resolution
  • Continuous improvement (Product, Process, People)
  • Tools and techniques
  • Knowledge and skills

The training also covers:

  • An overview of the PMI-ACP certification process
  • Understanding the knowledge and experience requirements for passing the PMI-ACP® certification exam
  • Overview of PMI’s perspective on Agile Project Management
  • Comparison of Scrum to Agile Project Management
  • Overview of the various Agile approaches and methodologies
  • Overview of Lean, Extreme Programing (XP), feature-driven development, and the Agile Unified Process

Course Material

You will be provided with the following material and content:

  • Handouts, which are professionally designed to maximize learning and interactivity by following the learning best practices.
  • Access to our practice exams. Our training package comes with an ACP practice exam and access to an online self-study platform where you can further practice with more sample questions
  • Additional resources: PMI-ACP Handbook, PMI-ACP examination content outline, PMI-ACP examination reference list

What you need to know about the exams

  • The exam tests your knowledge on Agile fundamentals and your ability to apply this knowledge to basic projects
  • To maintain your certification you need: 30 PDUs/3 CEUs every 3 years in Agile project management
  • Learn more about the PMI-ACP Certification Exam here

Information

Course Code PJM304
Level Intermediate
Who should attend Project Managers, developers with project management experience
Certificate of AttendanceNo
Certification Track PMI ACP
Continuing Education Credits 24 PDUs
Offered OnlineNo
Available to Buy OnlineNo
Course Fees €750.00
Partner Institution Global Business Management Consultants

Schedules

Days and Hours Start Date End Date Hours per Week
Mon-Wed., 9.00-17.00 01/02/2016 03/02/2016 24
Last Update At: 2015/12/08 - 16:23:33

  

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Where to find us

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10680 Athens
Telephone:
Business Programs: 2103680907, 2103680927
Fax: 2103633174
Email: project@hau.gr,
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