Agile Project Management Course + PMI-ACP® Exam Preparation

As a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) with the Project Management Institute (PMI)®, we offer exam preparation for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® qualification. This intensive 3-day exam prep course also includes some practical application of the agile framework to projects.

Agile project management approaches are extremely effective for anyone working in a fast-paced environment, where project teams need to respond to change rapidly. Originating in the IT industry, agile has become popular throughout all sectors.

  • Course Benefits
  • Course Content
  • About PMI-ACP®
  • FAQ

PMI-ACP® Course Benefits

  • Internationally Recognised Certification

    The PMI is recognised globally as a leader in project management excellence. PMI-ACP® certification will establish your credibility with potential employers.
  • Enhance an Existing Project Management Qualification

    The PMI-ACP® can be a standalone certification, or a perfect complementary qualification to your Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential, PRINCE2® certification, or another equivalent project management certification.
  • PMI-ACP® Exam Preparation

    Our PMI-ACP® certified trainers will talk you through the exam application process, give you a practice exam to complete, and provide guidance and tips for achieving success when you sit the PMI-ACP® exam. Following training, each participant gains 60-days unlimited access to an online PMI-ACP® Exam Simulator.
  • Confidence to Implement

    Our PMI-ACP® exam preparation course combines practical agile learning and exam preparation. You will gain agile know-how that you can apply immediately to your working environment.
  • Skills That Boost Your Credibility

    Agile enables you to progress projects faster and to deliver value at an early stage.
  • An Essential and Versatile Agile Toolkit

    The agile approaches covered during this course are not industry specific, meaning that you can apply them to any project requiring an agile approach.
  • Gain 35PDUs

    Our PMI-ACP® exam preparation course is registered for 35 Professional Development Units (PDUs) towards maintaining a PMP® credential.

 

* Course fee excludes:
  • Examination fee of €365 for PMI® members and €415 for non-members (paid directly to PMI)®. (This is an indicative cost. Please check www.pmi.org for current details.)

What is covered on this PMI-ACP® Exam Prep Course?

  • Agile Principles and Mindset

    Why Agile?
    Origin and context
    Agile Principles
    Forms of Agile: Scrum, XP, FDD, DSDM, Crystal
  • Value-Driven Delivery

    Chartering
    Value Stream Mapping
    Prioritisation Schemes: Simple Prioritisation, MoSCoW, Kano Analysis, Monopoly Money
  • Stakeholder Engagement

    The Gulf of Evaluation
    Wireframes
    Personas
    User Stories
    Facilitation Methods
  • Team Performance

    Servant Leadership
    Empowered Teams
    Personal and Team Motivation
    Daily Stand-Ups
    Team Space
  • Adaptive Planning

    Agile Planning
    Timeboxing
    Personal and team motivation
    Minimally Marketable Feature
    Agile Collaborative and Innovative Games
  • Problem Detection and Resolution

    Cycle Time
    Failure Modes
    Fast Failure
    Team Problem Solving
  • Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People)

    Retrospectives
    Process Tailoring
    Systems Thinking
    Process Analysis
  • PMI-ACP® Exam Preparation

    PMI-ACP® Application Process
    Agile Domains
    Exam Questions
    Practice Exam
    Study Techniques
  • Exam Content

    Agile Tools and Techniques
    Agile Knowledge and Skills
    Personas
    User Stories
    Facilitation Methods

PMI-ACP® Certification and Eligibility Requirements

PMI-ACP® is suited to project managers who have experience with agile methodologies, or who have used a progressive elaboration, phased, or iterative approach to project management in the past.

Who Attends?

This course is designed for those who have some exposure to agile methodologies, and who meet the PMI-ACP® eligibility criteria.

The eligibility requirements include general project experience, agile project experience, and agile project training. You can read about the full PMI-ACP® eligibility requirements by downloading our course brochure.

New to Agile Project Management?

If agile is a new concept to you, or you're just beginning to incorporate agile or iterative project management thinking to your work, our Agile Certified Course may be the right fit for your needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Does Agile only apply to IT and software development?

    No, although originating in IT, agile's flexible and profitable results caused its popularity to spread across all sectors.
  • What is the difference between Agile and Scrum?

    Agile is the overall approach to project management and Scrum is a form of agile. Other forms of agile include Crystal and Extreme Programming. We cover many of these forms of agile during this course.
  • Do I complete my PMI-ACP® exam during the course?

    No, you must apply for the PMI-ACP® exam directly with the Project Management Institute (PMI) after you have completed training. We also recommend that you allow time after your training for study and further exam preparation.
  • Why is certification important?

    Accreditation confirms your competence and commitment to excellence. Potential employers seek recognised and respected credentials, such as those awarded by the PMI.

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