Today’s highly changing environment and the constant demand to stay current with innovative technologies makes it imperative to find a new and better way of doing things. The frustration with heavy methodologies that didn`t work and the strive for a lightweight model of project management and product delivery led to the appearance of Agile – a new style of work, and a new mindset.
This training is also a solid preparation for the Scrum.org Professional Scrum Master® I (PSM I®) and Professional Scrum Product Owner ™ (PSPO) certification exams.
Profound Understanding of How to Apply Agile
Understand and practice how to apply Agile principles to your everyday work – e.g. effective project and product development management, backlog management, customer collaboration, planning at different levels – Product Vision, Product Roadmap, Release Plan, Sprint Plan, as well as other Agile team rituals.
Certification Exam Preparation
Receive solid preparation for the PMI-ACP® exam and cover topics such as eligibility requirements, exam practice tests at the end of each domain and numerous valuable tips. Receive 21 PDUs/contact hours counted towards your membership.
Ask the Practitioner
Our trainers are practitioners that have years of experience in the Agile transformation of leading companies, so feel free to ask for their advice on your real-world challenges – get consulted and inspired!
ITCE is a Registered Education Provider of the PMI® Institute.
Meet our team of certified trainers who are here to help you master your knowledge and practices of Agile and provide guidance for Agile projects and way of working.
Consultant & Trainer
Svetoslav is specializing in Agile Frameworks, Agile Service Management, DevOps, ITIL, and ServiceNow. He has a strong (10+ years) IT Service Management background in large scale organizations, particularly in the areas of transitioning and operating services as well of managing relationship with customers and stakeholders and managing service desk teams.
Managing Partner & Senior Consultant
Nina is a highly qualified consultant and leader with more than 20 years of experience in leading highly complex projects and transformations. Nina is a well-known name in the field of Agile, Business Analysis, Enterprise Architecture and IT Service Management.
Consultant & Trainer
Gregoire Krieg is a trainer and coach specializing in Agile, DevOps, Project Management, and IT Service Management (ITIL®). He has experience as a consultant in business processes design, ERP and business intelligence systems implementation. Additionally, Greg participates in ServiceNow IT Service Management (ITSM) consulting projects.
What you’ll learn
- Introduction to Agile
- Agile Principles and Mindset
- Value-Driven Delivery
- Stakeholder Engagement
- Team Performance
- Adaptive Planning
- Problem Detection and Resolution
- Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People)
- Agile Methodologies
- PMI Agile Certified Practitioner® Certification Exam Tips and Tricks
The training program is specially designed to cover the domains required by the PMI ACP® certification program and accredited by PMI®. Each of the training modules is supported by practice tests and discussions for successful approach towards the certification exam.
Starting the Agile Way of Working in your company?
Agile Practitioner Training can be customized to be starting point of newly established Agile teams involved in the Agile Transformation of your organization. Our trainers will incorporate your real-world product backlog into the training and will facilitate group and individual exercises based on project case studies.
13-15 AprMon – Wed €540
6-8 JulMon – Wed €540
Frequently Asked Questions
Can the training content be customized?
The training can also be custom-tailored to the needs of specific organization and delivered to a closed group of team(s) by incorporating a real-life company product/case study and focusing the content and duration of the training around opportunities and pain-points important for the organization.
Are there any prerequisites from attending the training?
There are no fixed prerequisites for attendance. Still, the training will be more beneficial for you if you plan to or already work in an Agile-oriented environment.
Who is this course for?
If you already work in an Agile oriented team or your organization is adopting Agile practices, this course is a good choice for you. We typically see a mix of different roles attending:
- Product Managers, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Developers and QAs looking to switch from traditional to a modern Agile delivery
- Product Managers, Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers and QAs looking to certify and refresh their real-world, hands-on experience and skills
Is this course suitable for me if I am not aiming at certification at the moment?
Yes, absolutely! The Project Management Institute Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® at ITCE is not focused only on getting certified. Our goal is both to prepare you for the exam and, with the help of an interactive business simulation, to help you understand and apply Agile principles to your everyday work practices.
Why should I get certified?
- Proof of professional achievement. Certification demonstrates that you have the required knowledge and experience, and provides additional opportunities for growth.
- Increased marketability. The PMI-ACP certification proves your competency.
- Advancement opportunities. Becoming certified is a great way to prove your skill level and show your employer that you are committed to improving your skill set.
- Customer confidence. More and more organizations (including your customers) discover the advantages of Agile frameworks, therefore they will require qualified stuff.
What is the process of the PMI-ACP certification?
During the training, you will receive more information about the application process as well as how you can get your PDUs, guidance for the exam registration, and valuable tips for the certification.
How can I register for the PMI-ACP certification exam?
Once you make sure you are eligible for the certification exam, PMI will e-mail you exam scheduling instructions with your eligibility code, which you will need when scheduling your exam appointment.
You can schedule your exam appointment online. All PMI Exams are available with Pearson VUE. ITCE is a Pearson VUE® Authorized Test Center. Our Testing center is open for these certification exams every working Wednesday and Thursday. You can read more about the registration process here.
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