Holiday Sales - PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Prep

    December 27, 2017 8:30 AM to December 29, 2017 5:30 PM
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    Kforce - Sunrise
    1551 Sawgrass Corporate Pkwy
    Sunrise, FL 33323
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    Why do you need this:

    Start your 2018 with your readiness to accept more challenges. Most of the businesses are now going Agile and recruiters are looking for agile experts. The PMI Agile Certification (PMI-ACP®) recognizes skills in using Agile tools and techniques to successfully navigate complex projects towards satisfactory outcomes. This course covers all topics listed in the PMI-ACP® Examination Content Outline and may be used to satisfy the 21 contact hours of agile education required for certification. If you already hold a certification with PMI®, this course may be used to satisfy up to 21 PDUs. Although this course is designed for students pursuing the PMI-ACP®, it is appropriate for anyone who wants to understand or utilize agile techniques to better leverage the benefits. Project or program managers, team members, resource or line managers, and technical resources will all benefit from this course.

    Course is a right choice for:

    • Candidates working in the organizations where Agile/Scrum is used for project management
    • For certified scrum masters who wants to boost their career as more experienced project managers
    • Senior Managers who are responsible for managing agile teams
    • Product owners who are managing the scope and project plan using product backlogs and release plans

     

    Learning objectives:

    • Fully understand the PMI® policies and procedures required to fulfill your Professional Responsibility.
    • Share “Best Practices” of the Agile Project Management knowledge through open class discussions.
    • Preparation for PMI® Certification Exam (ACP® Certification) through a combination of lecture, class exercises, discussion, self-study, quizzes, and practice exams
    • Understand Agile manifesto and principles
    • Understand the various development methodologies like Scrum, XP, TDD
    • Work with product owners for product backlog management
    • Understand the releases and iterations/sprints
    • Understand the various scrum roles like product owners, team and scrum master
    • Understand how Risks are managed under Agile
    • Understand the principles of continuous improvement
    • Understand how to build and work with agile teams
    • Understand how to manage stakeholders’ expectations

     

    Course outlines:

    • Agile Project Management Overview
      • What is Project Management
      • Agile Project Management
    • Domain I. Agile Principles and Mindset
      • Explore, embrace, and apply agile principles and mindset within the context of the project team and organization.
    • Domain II. Value-Driven Delivery
      • Deliver valuable results by producing high-value increments for review, early and often, based on stakeholder priorities. Have the stakeholders provide feedback on these increments, and use this feedback to prioritize and improve future increments.
    • Domain III. Stakeholder Engagement
      • Engage current and future interested parties by building a trusting environment that aligns their needs and expectations and balances their requests with an understanding of the cost/effort involved. Promote participation and collaboration throughout the project life cycle and provide the tools for effective and informed decision making.
    • Domain IV. Team Performance
      • Create an environment of trust, learning, collaboration, and conflict resolution that promotes team self-organization, enhances relationships among team members, and cultivates a culture of high performance.
    • Domain V. Adaptive Planning
      • Produce and maintain an evolving plan, from initiation to closure, based on goals, values, risks, constraints, stakeholder feedback, and review findings.
    • Domain VI. Problem Detection and Resolution
      • Continuously identify problems, impediments, and risks; prioritize and resolve in a timely manner; monitor and communicate the problem resolution status; and implement process improvements to prevent them from occurring again.
    • Domain VII. Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People)
      • Continuously improve the quality, effectiveness, and value of the product, the process, and the team.

     

    Training Package includes:

    • Certificate of completion for 21 hours of agile project management education
    • Assessment / Mock up tests

     

    We have designed this offering to include everything you need to get PMI - ACP certified.  Seats are filling up quickly, so reserve yours now.  We look forward to seeing you at the course!

    For more details, please contact education@knowledgeconvey.com

    Knowledge Convey and PMI South Florida Chapter are Registered Education Providers (REP®) for PMI®.

     

    Tickets

    $1,095.00 PMI and Chapter member discounted price
    $845.00 Earlybird rate before December 16

    $1,195.00 For non Chapter members
    $945.00 Earlybird rate before December 16