Agile Project Management 21.5 Training Hours or PDUs

Agile Project Management Essentials (2 Hours or PDUs)

Define Agile methodologies, core values and principles for Agile project management. Identify differences between Agile and other methods.

Adopting an Agile Approach to Project Management (2 Hours or PDUs)

Identify steps for adopting an Agile project management approach, myths and misconceptions about Agile development approaches, and factors when considering to adopt Agile practices.

An Overview of Agile Methodologies (1.5 Hours or PDUs)

Explore the key methodologies available to Agile practitioners. Explain Agile methodologies and the guiding principles and practices of each.

Overview of the Scrum Development Process (2 Hours or PDUs)

Gain concepts about Scrum practices, major phases of the Scrum development process, roles and responsibilities of the Scrum team, and activities performed in each Scrum phase.

Agile Planning: Project Initiating and Requirements Gathering (1.5 Hours or PDUs)

Determine appropriate levels of planning using Agile methods. Build a business case. Initiate and gather requirements for an Agile project.

Agile Planning: Doing Estimates and Completing the Release Plan (2 Hours or PDUs)

Gain techniques used in release planning to create estimates and prioritize requirements included in the project backlog. Define team velocity and ways to distribute work among iterations.

Planning and Monitoring Iterations on an Agile Project (2.5 Hours or PDUs)

Define a process to plan iterations. Create an iteration backlog. Create a schedule using buffering principles. Identify key tools and methods used by Agile teams to monitor and report project progress.

Leading an Agile Team (2 Hours or PDUs)

Determine the role of the project manager on Agile projects. Explore the mindset of an Agile project leader. Define characteristics of an Agile project team. Understand team agility performance assessments.

Managing Stakeholder Engagement on an Agile Project (2 Hours or PDUs)

Categorize stakeholder types. Identify tools, techniques and strategies for involving and engaging stakeholders during the project life cycle.

Ensuring Delivery of Value and Quality in Agile Projects (2 Hours or PDUs)

Determine Agile practices and strategies for promoting quality on an Agile project.

Core PMI® Values and Ethical Standards (2 Hours or PDUs)

Explain mandatory and aspirational standards based on the PMI® Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct.