PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Course - Santa Clarita (May 14th - 16th, 2019)

3 Days. Contact/PDU Hours: 24

(Strategic: 4, Leadership: 6, Technical:14)

What is the PMI-ACP® Certification?

The PMI-ACP® recognizes knowledge of various agile principles, practices and tools developing applications has been increasing dramatically over the last several years. Research demonstrates the value that agile methods can have, improving team productivity, increasing delivery of business value and in decreasing product defects. The PMI-ACP® is positioned to recognize and validate knowledge and experience with this important approach.

The PMI-ACP® can provide an opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge of agile practices. The PMI-ACP® is not limited to project managers or Project Management Professional (PMP)®. Individuals with experience working on agile project teams can also apply.

Course Purpose

The purpose of this class is to prepare participants with existing 1,500 hours of agile experience to pass the PMI-ACP® certification exam.   This course will present the principles, practices, terminology, tools and techniques associated with major agile methodologies that are covered on the PMI-ACP® exam. This course satisfies the 21 hours of contact training required to sit for the exam.

This course was developed to reflect the updated examination content outline from December 2014.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the agile mindset and principles
  • Understand the major agile methods covered on the PMI-ACP® exam
  • Understand the various principles and roles associated with agile methods
  • Understand the various tools and techniques associated with agile methods
  • Learn how to pass the PMI-ACP® exam

Course Topics:

  • Agile Mindset and Principles
  • Adaptive Planning
  • Value-Driven Delivery
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Team Performance
  • Problem Detection and Resolution
  • Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People)
  • PMI-ACP® Exam Content Outline Domains and Tasks
  • How to pass multiple-choice question exams

 Our instructors have over twenty years of training and consulting experience in the areas of project management, facilitating business requirements and agile software development. They hold PgMP®. PMP®, PMI-ACP®, and PMI-PBA® certifications and have held several PMI® chapter board and Region 7 positions. They also have taught the entire PMI® GAC approved Masters of Project Management (MPM) at Devry/Keller University.

Facilitated Methods is dedicated in assisting you to pass the Agile Certified Professional (PMI-ACP)® exam the first time.

Facilitated Methods is a division of Blash Enterprises, Inc.

Instructor: Greta Blash:

Greta Blash has extensive experience as an executive and consulting IT professional, both domestically and internationally. Her areas of experience include business analysis, project management, product management, agile development, customer relationship management, and business intelligence.

Greta has taught project management, business analysis and agile essential and certification courses worldwide for the last ten years. She taught the entire Master of Project Management program for DeVry/Keller in Las Vegas. She is a frequent speaker on the topics of business analysis, agile and project management, using a blended approach.

She is the co-author of Basics of Good Project Management, in addition to a number of videos on youtube.

In addition to her CSM and PMP certification, she also holds agile (PMI-ACP), business analysis (PMI-PBA) and program management (PgMP) certifications from Project Management Institute (PMI).

Event Properties

Event Date 05-14-2019
Event End Date 05-16-2019
Registration Start Date 04-11-2019
Cut off date 05-13-2019
Individual Price $1,395.00
No. of Strategic PDUs 3
No. of Technical PDUs 9
No. of Leadership PDUs 4
Location Master's University

Speakers

Geta Blash

Author, Educator

Greta Blash has extensive experience as an executive and consulting IT professional, both domestically and internationally. Her areas of experience include business analysis, project management, product management, agile development, customer relationship management, and business intelligence. Greta has taught project management, business analysis and agile essential and certification courses worldwide for the last ten years. She taught the entire Master of Project Management program for DeVry/Keller in Las Vegas. She is a frequent speaker on the topics of business analysis, agile and project management, using a blended approach. She is the co-author of Basics of Good Project Management, in addition to a number of videos on YouTube. In addition to her CSM and PMP certification, she also holds agile (PMI-ACP), business analysis (PMI-PBA) and program management (PgMP) certifications from Project Management Institute (PMI).

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