APMG - Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) Foundation & Practitioner

Duration

Duration:

Only 3 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

1/12/2021 (Wednesday)

Overview

On this accelerated APMG Agile Project Management Foundation and Practitioner course, you’ll gain a thorough understanding of the DSDM Agile Project Management framework, and how as a project manager, you’ll apply the framework into your business strategies.

In just 3 days, you’ll build knowledge on the philosophy, principle and lifecycle of an Agile project. You’ll also learn the:

  • Products produced during an Agile project and their purpose.
  • Techniques used and their benefits and limitations.
  • Roles and responsibilities within an Agile project

This is a combined course, so you’ll sit both the APMG Agile Project Management Foundation and the APMG Agile Project Management Practitioner exam, to achieve your certifications.

As an official APMG Partner and through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to official courseware, learn from certified instructors and train in a distraction-free environment.

Audience

This course is ideal for:

  • Practicing project managers
  • Agile team members looking to become Agile Project Managers

Please note: Firebrand Training is an APMG Accredited Organisation.

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified in just 3 days. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 107171 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business

Benefits

Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Two options of training - Residential classroom-based, or online courses
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities.
  • Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll sit your exam at the earliest available opportunity after the course - either immediately after your classroom course, or as soon as there are slots available, if you've taken it online
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify

Curriculum

APMG Agile Project Management Foundation

  • Section 1: The underpinning philosophy and principles of Agile
  • Section 2: The lifecycle of an Agile project, including alternative configurations
  • Section 3: The products produced during an Agile project and their purpose
  • Section 4: The techniques used and their benefits and limitations
  • Section 5: The roles and responsibilities within an Agile project

APMG Agile Project Management Practitioner

  • Section 1: How to apply a variety of agile practices to a project, for example, workshops, the MoSCoW technique to define project priorities, iterative development and modeling  
  • Section 2: How to test, estimate and evaluate profit delivery in an Agile project    
  • Section 3: Facilitation and support mechanisms within an Agile project 
  • Section 4: The agile approach to manage and prioritise requirements

Exam Track

As part of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

APMG Agile Project Management Foundation exam

  • Format: Multiple-choice, closed book
  • Number of questions: 50
  • Passing score: 50% (25/50)
  • Duration: 40 minutes

APMG Agile Project Management Practitioner exam

  • Format: Objective-examination, open-book (only the official AgilePM manual is allowed)
  • Number of questions: 4 (20 points per question)
  • Passing score: 50% (40/80)
  • Duration: 2.5 hours

What's Included

Included Handbook

Official APMG AgilePM Agile Project Management Handbook v2.0 - ISBN: 978-0992872724

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites for this accelerated course.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

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"I really enjoyed the subject matter as well as how the instructor delivered it. The course was delivered remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the course was just as engaging as a face to face class would have been. The instructor kept us all involved throughout."
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"The trainer was great who delivered the course at the right pace and managed to extend our learning by covering the practitioner exam. A great test of our knowledge. Virtual courses are tough but the instructor made this as easy an experience as it could have been. Thanks"
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