Duration: 2 days; Instructor-led
This Agile Project Management qualification aims to address the needs of those working in a project focused environment who want to be agile. It is useful to all candidates and competency levels ranging from highly experience project managers to those new to the industry.
None. It is suitable to all candidates and competency levels ranging from highly experienced project managers to those new to the industry.
This course is highly interactive and uses diverse teaching methods (lectures, self-assessments, group discussions, activities, and videos) to accommodate different learning styles This training will also leverage on participant’s personal life and work experiences.
Following the completion of the course delegates will be able to:
- Develop a more advanced, applied level of knowledge to gain an understanding of agile and the ability to apply relevant project management methods, leading to successful agile projects.
- Clarify different management styles needed for successful agile projects compared to traditional projects and be able to tailor these to the situation.
- Actively promote trust and close co-operation between the business and developers and gives the business ongoing visibility into what is happening.
- Combine knowledge of more traditional management methodologies with agile to better adapt to a changing business environment.
- Improve time-to-market and project success rates while simultaneously accelerating results by encouraging stakeholder involvement, feedback and effective controls.
· Agile concerns and issues
· What is Agile
· Which Agile approach
· Project Variables – Understanding what is negotiable
· The 8 principles
· Principles – AgilePM top tips
· Factors Instrumental to Success – ISFs
· Project Approach Questionnaire (PAQ)
· The DSDM Process
· Roles and responsibilities
· Project roles
· SDT roles
· Supporting roles
· Products overview
· The products
· MoSCoW prioritisatio
· A DSDM structured Timebox
· Timeboxing – the daily stand-up
Timeboxing – the wider context
· Planning concepts
· Testing concepts
· Planning throughout the Lifecycle
· Planning and quality
· Key DSDM Practice: facilitated workshops
· Key DSDM Practice: Modelling
· Key DSDM Practice: Iterative development