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PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Boot Camp

3 Days
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4 Days
Live Online


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Select courses offer Leadership (PDU-L), Strategic (PDU-S) and Technical PMI professional development units that vary according to certification. Technical PDUs are available in the following types: ACP, PBA, PfMP, PMP/PgMP, RMP, and SP.

21.00 CDUs
25.00 CPEs
21.00 T-PDUs
21.00 T-PDUs

Expertise Level: Intermediate
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Agile has made its way into the mainstream – it's no longer a grassroots movement to change software development. Today, more organizations and companies are adopting this approach over a more traditional waterfall methodology, and more are working every day to make the transition.To stay relevant in the competitive, professional world, it's increasingly important that professionals can demonstrate true leadership ability on today's software projects. The Project Management Institute's Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification clearly illustrates to colleagues, organizations or even potential employers that you're ready and able to lead in this new age of product development, management and delivery.

This PMI-ACP training course not only prepares you to lead your next Agile project effort, but ensures that you're prepared to pass the PMI-ACP certification exam. This course provides a proven combination of class learning and testing that prepares students for some of the most difficult of testing situations. Questions are designed to allow you to learn through practice so that you will be able to apply what you have learned for the exam.

Learn precisely what you will need to know in order to pass the Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI–ACP) Exam
Understand Agile principles and practices which will transform team performance and improve customer satisfaction
Acquire valuable insights into how you can empower and inspire your team
Discover techniques to more actively manage a project's scope to help better ensure the delivery of the best product possible, even if that differs from what was planned
Learn to better know and collaborate with customers for better results
Learn the most powerful metrics to employ to ensure that teams continuously improve their development and delivery
Avoid the pitfalls many teams fall into when adopting Agile practices
Gain powerful insights, techniques and skills to successfully coach a new or existing agile team
Arm yourself with the latest industry knowledge on how to manage dynamic projects in the most unforgiving environments
Learn why studies have shown Agile teams are significantly happier with their work, and ensure this benefit for your own team
Upcoming Dates and Locations
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Nov 1, 2016 – Nov 4, 2016    12:00pm – 4:30pm Live Online
12:00pm – 4:30pm
Nov 2, 2016 – Nov 4, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Morristown, New Jersey

Global Knowledge Training
19 Speedwell Avenue
4th Flr East Tower
Morristown, NJ 07960
United States

Nov 7, 2016 – Nov 9, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Washington, District of Columbia

Microtek-Washington, DC
1110 Vermont Avenue NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
United States

Nov 14, 2016 – Nov 16, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Kansas City, Kansas

Centriq Training
8700 State Line Road
Suite 200
Leawood, KS 66206
United States

Nov 14, 2016 – Nov 17, 2016    12:00pm – 4:30pm Live Online
12:00pm – 4:30pm
Nov 28, 2016 – Nov 30, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Madison, Wisconsin

Hyatt Place Madison Downtown
333 West Washington Ave

Madison, WI 53703
United States

Dec 5, 2016 – Dec 7, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Columbus, Ohio

The Fawcett Center
2400 Olentangy River Rd

Columbus, OH 43210
United States

Dec 5, 2016 – Dec 8, 2016    12:00pm – 4:30pm Live Online
12:00pm – 4:30pm
Dec 7, 2016 – Dec 9, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Portland, Oregon

Kinetic Technology Solutions
1001 SW Fifth Avenue
Suite 305, Congress Center Bldg.
Portland, OR 97204
United States

Dec 12, 2016 – Dec 14, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Columbia, Maryland

Doubletree by Hilton Columbia
5485 Twin Knolls Rd

Columbia, MD 21045
United States

Dec 14, 2016 – Dec 16, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm San Francisco, California

Learn IT
33 New Montgomery St.
Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

Dec 19, 2016 – Dec 21, 2016    8:30am – 4:30pm Grand Rapids, Michigan

Hampton Inn Grand Rapids South
755 54th Street SW

Wyoming, MI 49509
United States

Dec 19, 2016 – Dec 22, 2016    12:00pm – 4:30pm Live Online
12:00pm – 4:30pm
Jan 9, 2017 – Jan 12, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online
8:30am – 4:30pm
Jan 23, 2017 – Jan 25, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Phoenix, Arizona

Dynamic Worldwide
4500 S. Lakeshore Dr
Suite 600
Tempe, AZ 85282
United States

Jan 30, 2017 – Feb 1, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Raleigh, North Carolina

ASPE Training
114 Edinburgh South Dr
Suite 200
Cary, NC 27511
United States

Jan 30, 2017 – Feb 1, 2017    11:30am – 7:30pm Live Online
11:30am – 7:30pm
Feb 7, 2017 – Feb 10, 2017    12:00pm – 4:30pm Live Online
12:00pm – 4:30pm
Feb 13, 2017 – Feb 15, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Kansas City, Kansas

Centriq Training
8700 State Line Road
Suite 200
Leawood, KS 66206
United States

Feb 21, 2017 – Feb 23, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Seattle, Washington

Computer Classrooms-Seattle WA
10604 NE 38th Place
Suite 118
Kirkland, WA 98033
United States

Course Outline
  1. Getting Started

During this kick-off section of the class the group not only covers introductions and course objectives, but they are also taken through an overview of the different Agile methods that are tested on the exam. This section specifically covers:

  • Introductions
  • Objectives
  • Working Agreements
  • Agile Overview
    • Why Agile?
    • What is Agile?
    • Agile Manifesto & Principles
    • Agile Practices
    • The Agile Team
    • Agile Metrics
  1. Tools and Techniques

During this section of the class, the group examines the PMI recognized Tools and Techniques of Agile Project Management. This material represents 50% of the material on the test. This section specifically covers:

  • Agile analysis and design
  • Agile estimation
  • Communications
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Metrics
  • Planning, monitoring, and adapting
  • Process improvement
  • Product quality
  • Risk management
  • Value-based prioritization
  1. Knowledge and Skills

During this section of the class the group explores Agile Knowledge and Skills. This material represents 50% of the material on the test. This section specifically covers:

  • Agile values and principles
  • Agile frameworks and terminology
  • Agile methods and approaches
  • Assessing and incorporating community and stakeholder values
  • Stakeholder management
  • Communication management
  • Facilitation methods
  • Knowledge sharing/written communication
  • Leadership
  • Building agile teams
  • Team motivation
  • Physical and virtual co-location
  • Global, cultural, and team diversity
  • Training, coaching, and mentoring
  • Developmental mastery models (for example, Tuckman, Dreyfus, Shu Ha Ri)
  • Self-assessment tools and techniques
  • Participatory decision models (for example, convergent, shared collaboration)
  • Principles of systems thinking (for example, complex adaptive, chaos)
  • Problem solving
  • Prioritization
  • Incremental delivery
  • Agile discovery
  • Agile sizing and estimation
  • Value based analysis and decomposition
  • Process analysis
  • Continuous improvement
  • Agile hybrid models
  • Managing with agile KPIs
  • Agile project chartering
  • Agile contracting
  • Agile project accounting principles
  • Regulatory compliance
  • PMI's Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct
  1. Testing Details

During this section of the class the group will cover the nuts-and-bolts of testing details related to the PMI-ACP® examination. This section will specifically:

  • Discuss the timeline for the exam
  • Review the eligibility requirements
  • Examine the costs to take the exam
  • Breakdown the audit process
  • Review the details and results of the exam
  • Discuss what happens if you don’t pass
Who should attend

This Agile Project Management training course is designed for anyone who is considering the use of an Agile PM methodology for software development, including:

  • Project Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Analysts
  • Developers
  • Testers
  • IT Managers/Directors
  • Software Engineers
  • Software Architects
  • Software Managers
  • Testing Managers
  • Team Leaders 
Bonus Materials

Attendees of this course also receive Our Agile Concepts & Skills Assessment, to measure your knowledge areas and enhance your career development.

*when regular course price is paid in full, cannot be combined with other discounts.

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Passing the PMI-ACP® exam – Our Guarantee
ASPE-SDLC offers you the best PMI-ACP® certification training course on the market. We are backing that claim up by offering you the following guarantee: If you take the PMI-ACP® exam within four weeks after your PMI-ACP certification training course has completed and do not pass, ASPE will provide you a second examination voucher at the PMI® member rate free of charge. You must provide ASPE with a copy of your exam score. Fax: 919–816–1710 or email: to get your free voucher. If you do not pass on your second try, ASPE will allow you to re–sit any PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Boot Camp session within one year of your initial class. You must use your initial class materials when re–taking the course. You will need to fax in your second exam score to receive your free course credit.

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