This course brings the latest Agile project management techniques and best practices together with many examples, practical exercises and group discussions.
Agile development can generate exceptional ROI, business satisfaction and quality systems. You will learn and practice techniques and approaches for Agile development that can be successfully integrated into managing your projects. Whether you’re about to try an Agile approach such as Scrum, Kanban or XP for the first time, or you already have a portfolio of Agile projects under your belt, this course will equip you to link Agile development to disciplined project management.
This two-day course is approximately 50% lecture and 50% practical exercises. These hands-on exercises focus on learning and applying the skills needed to successfully manage and deliver with Agile.
With this Agile Project Management training course, you’ll earn 15 Professional Development Units (PDUs) towards your PMP-ACP® or PMP® Certification or maintenance of your PMP® credentials.
The following topics are learned through lectures, group projects and excercises:
- Fundamentals of Agile
- Activities and workflows that are common to Scrum, Kanban and XP methodologies
- Management of Project Envisioning, Releases and Sprints with Agile
- User Story creation and management
- Release and Sprint planning
- Use of Velocity metric to help your team
- Reporting techniques and feedback mechanisms
This course is designed for Project Managers, Business Analysts, Scrum Masters, Team Leads, Development Managers and Directors of IT.