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AgilePM® Foundation and Practitioner

Use Agile to improve your projects. AgilePM is the world's leading certification for Agile Project Management.

Next course starts:

09 Nov 20
In Wellington

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Description

AgilePM is the industry standard for a full agile project approach. It provides a balance between controlling your projects, being flexible and able to adapt to changes as they occur. It enables you to develop solutions incrementally, to react effectively to change and to increase collaboration.

This course has been developed by APMG International in partnership with the Agile Business Consortium, the leading not-for-profit professional body for promoting and enabling business agility worldwide.

AgilePM is a registered trademark of Agile Business Consortium Limited. All rights reserved. APMG International is a registered trade mark of The APM Group Limited. All rights reserved.

Topics Covered

AgilePM focuses on eight principles for effective project delivery:

  1. Focus on the business need
  2. Collaboration
  3. Build incrementally from firm foundations
  4. Communicate continuously and clearly
  5. Deliver on time
  6. Never compromise on quality
  7. Develop in iterations
  8. Demonstrate control
Outcomes

Following this course, you will be able to:

  • Deliver solutions to your client incrementally 
  • Empower your project personnel
  • Encourage collaboration and ownership of tasks and the project
Who Should Attend

The AgilePM certification is ideal for all project professionals at any stage of your career.  

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to join the Foundation course. However, you must hold the Foundation certification to attend the Practitioner course.

 

Foundation

The AgilePM Foundation certification provides participants with the 8 core principles needed to facilitate a successful project, whilst providing flexibility that other project management methodologies do not provide. 

Participants will need to complete some private evening study during the delivery of the course. To obtain the AgilePM Foundation certification you must achieve 50% or higher in the exam held at the end of day three.

 

Practitioner

Once you have attained the Foundation certification, AgilePM Practitioner builds up to the next level of qualification and equips you with the knowledge and understanding required to apply AgilePM theory to your projects. 

Following the course, you will be able to deliver solutions incrementally in accordance with the AgilePM methodology, including decision making at project initiation and critical points in the lifecycle of the project, while empowering project personnel and encouraging increased collaboration and ownership.

 

About the Exam

Foundation Exam

The AgilePM Foundation exam adheres to the following format:

  • Multiple choice
  • 50 questions per paper
  • 25 marks required to pass - 50%
  • 40 minutes duration
  • Closed book

Practitioner Exam

The AgilePM Practitioner exam adheres to the following format:

  • Objective testing
  • 4 questions per paper with 20 marks available per question (8 in total)
  • 40 marks required to pass - 50%
  • 2.5 hours in duration
  • Open book (official AgilePM Handbook only)

 

Course Feedback

"Excellent way to get my Agile certification! The trainer knew his stuff and balanced preparing us for the exam with applying the Agile methodology to projects. Thank you!" 

Price

The prices for our AgilePM training courses are:

  • AgilePM Foundation - $1,995 excluding GST.
    3 day course including the exam and the official AgilePM Handbook.
  • AgilePM Foundation and Practitioner - $2,995 excl GST. 
    5 day course including the exams and the official AgilePM Handbook.
  • AgilePM Practitioner only - $1,795 excl GST (contact us for this option)
    2 day course including the Practitioner exam.

For the dates of our courses, please see the Session Information below. 

Register Now For This Course

If you have any questions about the course, dates or wish to run this course in-house please contact us on

04 495 9100 or email us at info@projectplus.co.nz


Wellington

Mon 09 Nov
9:00am to
Fri 13 Nov
5:00pm
Session information
Sessions
AgilePM Foundation and Practitioner. $2995 excl GST. Includes official handbook and the exams.
Mon 09 Nov 9:00am - Fri 13 Nov 5:00pm
Wellington
AgilePM Foundation. $1995 excl GSt. Includes the official handbook and the Foundation exam
Mon 09 Nov 9:00am - Mon 09 Nov 5:00pm
Wellington

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