AgilePM® Project Management - Foundation and Practitioner

AgilePM® Project Management - Foundation and Practitioner

Accredited Course, helps you get qualified and become immediately productive as a member of a agile/project environment.

Updated Apr 18, 2018

This accredited course prepares you for a qualification in AgilePM® Project Management, a best practice for Agile Project Management. 

The AgilePM® certification aims to address the needs of those working in a project-focused environment who want to be Agile. It provides individuals and organisations with a leaner, more structured approach to project management enabling them to respond quickly to change and provides a way to implement high-priority initiatives.

It works alongside formal approaches such as PRINCE2®, PMI, APMP and compliments quality processes such as ISO 9001 and CMM1.

AgilePM® Project Management - The world’s leading framework and certification for Agile Project Management is a practical and repeatable methodology that achieves an ideal balance between the standards, rigour and visibility required for good project management, and the fast-pace, change and empowerment provided by Agile.

Benefits of the AgilePM® Method:

  • Deliver quicker, cost-effective and low risk change by implementing a tried and tested approach to agile project management.
  • Understand the background of agile in project management and the differences compared to traditional/alternative approaches.
  • Equip yourself with the core principles, concepts and processes required for successful agile projects.
  • Learn how to apply the DSDM agile approach to projects and daily activities and embrace an evolutionary development approach for more effective solutions.
  • Boost communication and stakeholder engagement skills; critical for successful projects.
  • Clarify different management styles needed for successful agile projects compared to traditional projects and be able to tailor these to the situation.
  • Help organizations deliver effectively, at a lower cost and with lower risk, by continually validating project milestones against business objectives.
  • Become an informed member of a project team using DSDM and AgilePM practices.
  • Enhance your CV and boost future employment prospects.
  • This accredited course aims to provide you with a straight forward route to becoming a fully certificated Registered Practitioner in your own time and at your own pace. 

Foundation and Practitioner - Course Content: 

  • 10 modules with associated engaging, motion graphic video presented lessons 
  • Notes to support each lesson and references to further suggested reading. 
  • Support materials and exercises to consolidate the learning 
  • Foundation level sample questions to test and embed the learning 
  • Practitioner level sample questions to test comprehension of the subject 

Who should take this course?

  • Anyone interested in learning about and applying agile, agility and agile approaches to managing their projects or aspiring for a career in project management.
  • This is an accredited course and prepares you for a  qualification in AgilePM Project Management.

What will you achieve or be able to do after taking your course?

  • Describe Agile, Agility and list the various Agile approaches and an appreciation of why and when to use Agile Project Management.
  • Practical understanding of the underpinning philosophy, principles, lifecycle, products produced, techniques used, roles and responsibilities in an Agile project, including alternative configurations.
  • c) Help you to apply a variety of Agile practices in a project, e.g. Facilitated workshops, MoSCoW prioritisation, Iterative Development and Modelling. The Agile approach to managing and prioritising requirements.
  • d) Help you to become immediately productive as a member of an  agile project environment .
  • e) Prepare you for a Foundation and Practitioner level qualification in AgilePM® Project Management.
  • f) Eligible for 30 Category - C PDUs or CPDs

When you are ready to take the Foundation or Practitioner Exam/Qualification, please contact your Learning Service Provider – SkillSolve Training ( +44 (0)1202 970910) to arrange your exams.