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PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Training in Chicago, IL on Dec 3...

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Regus – Illinois, Chicago – 55 E. Monroe Address: 55 E Monroe St Suite 3800, Chicago, IL 60603, USA

Chicago, IL 60603

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Agile is a philosophy that uses organizational models based on people, collaboration and shared values, such as rolling wave planning; iterative and incremental delivery; rapid and flexible response to change; and open communication between teams, stakeholders and customers. There are many methodologies that adhere to these tenets such as SCRUM, Kanban, Lean, XP.

Agile is a topic of growing importance in project management. The PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® is developed in response to this increasing demand of organizations in the marketplace for project practitioners who can apply a diversity of methods to their projects.

This PMI-ACP® course provides a high quality training program that teaches you the skills and knowledge you need to successfully apply Agile practices in real life and to pass the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®examination to earn your certification.

This classroom course is aimed at people who work in Agile projects or whose organizations are adopting Agile principles.

Benefits of Taking This Course:

• Provides you with increased professional versatility in project management methodologies and Agile framework.

• Presents you a higher level of professional credibility with a combination of Agile training and examination on Agile principles, practices, tools, and techniques.

• Supplies you with the material to apply Agile, Agile framework and in demand methodologies. i.e. SCRUM, Kanban, Lean, XP, TDD, DSDM and more

• Gives you the most recent information about the PMI-ACP® exam by PMI

• Provides everything you need to be fully prepared to take and pass the PMI-ACP® exam, including satisfying the 21 CPUs required to write the examination.

Course Outline:

Module 1 - Introduction

  • Introduction to the Course
  • Course Overview
  • Module Structure

Module 2 - Introduction to the Project Management

  • Project and Project Management
  • PMI and PMBOK® Guide Fifth Edition
  • Introduction to Agile

Module 3 - Agile Manifesto and Principles

  • Agile Philosophy
  • Agile Project Management
  • Agile project Life Cycle
  • Traditional vs. Agile Project Management

Module 4 - Agile Methods and Approaches

  • Scrum
  • eXtreme Project Management (XPM)
  • Lean
  • Kanban
  • Agile Unified Process (AUP)
  • Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
  • Test-Driven Development (TDD)
  • Feature-Driven Development (FDD)

Module 5 - Agile Domains and Tasks

  • Domain I. Agile Principles and Mindset
  • Domain II. Value-driven Delivery
  • Domain III. Stakeholder Engagement
  • Domain IV. Team Performance
  • Domain V. Adaptive Planning
  • Domain VI. Problem Detection and Resolution
  • Domain VII. Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People)

Module 6 - Agile Tools and Techniques - I

  • Agile Analysis and Design
  • Agile Estimation
  • Communications
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Metrics

Module 7 - Agile Tools and Techniques - II

  • Planning, Monitoring & Adapting
  • Process Improvement
  • Product Quality
  • Risk Management
  • Value-Based Prioritization

Module 8 - Agile Knowledge and Skills

  • Stakeholder Management
  • Building Agile Teams
  • Communication Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Other Agile Concepts

Module 9 - PMI-ACP Exam Preparation

  • Introduction to PMI® and PMBOK®
  • PMI-ACP® Credential
  • PMI-ACP® Application Overview
  • Exam Preparation

Learning Objectives:

Individuals who have completed this course will have an understanding of:

● Agile manifesto, principles and practices across Agile methodologies, such as:

  • - Scrum
  • - eXtreme Programming (XP)
  • - Lean
  • - Kanban
  • - Dynamic Systems Development Methods (DSDM)
  • - Test-Driven / Feature-Driven Developments

● Agile project lifecycle and key Agile management skills and social, economical and environmental influences.

● Applying Agile management knowledge and skills, such as communications, coaching and mentoring, leadership, team motivation, problem solving strategies, and more.

● Using Agile tools & techniques, such as value based prioritization, risk management, soft skills negotiation, product quality, Agile estimation, analysis, and design.

● How to deliver a high quality product in a shorter period of time

● Empowerment of team; self-organization and self-management

● Professional responsibilities concerning Agile Project management.

● Requirements to apply for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner certification and pass the PMI-ACP ® exam


● Candidates can only purchase the exam at PMI as part of their registration process

● Candidates need to meet PMI’s exam eligibility (see Who can attend?).

● The exam is computer based and is in closed-book format; consists of 120 multiple-choice questions distributed between definitions, essay-type, and scenario-based questions.

● The time allotted to complete the exam is 3 hours and computer based. A pass / fail result score is generated based on their overall performance at the end of the exam.


What can/can't I bring to the event?

Open mind and lots of energy

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email: info@mangates.com PH: 469-666-9332

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, you may transfer your ticket to other participants 7 days prior to the class.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you will be able to change your e-mail or name during the class.

What is the refund policy?

Please refer to: www.mangates.com

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

Yes, we will be able to change it during the class.

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