The Velociteach 2-Day Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam Prep Class is comprehensive, accelerated, and focused on a single goal: Equip students with the knowledge and techniques they need to pass the Project Management Institute’s (PMI)® PMI-ACP certification exam. The PMI-ACP certification is a great next step for those who hold the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.
This course covers the history and basic concepts of Agile, its methodologies, strategies—all the key areas of required study for the certification exam. Looking beyond the exam, the course also offers real-world applications of the Agile approach.
The 2-day instructor-led PMI-ACP class is held online, virtually via GotoMeeting– no travel needed! For group classes, we are able to send an instructor onsite for face-to-face delivery.
- Increase knowledge of Agile principles, practices, and tools across Agile methodologies.
- Application of the Agile value of decreasing product defects
- Improve team productivity, delivery of business value, and project success
- Validate your experience, ability, and proven understanding of current tools and terminology.
What’s Included in This Course?
- 21 hours of education in Agile practices (required to apply for the exam). (Also counts as 21 PDUs for current PMPs and 25 CPE Credits.) (PDU Breakdown: 16 Ways of Working (Technical) + 1 Power Skills (Leadership) + 1 Business Acumen (Strategic); the remaining 3 Ways of Working (Technical) PDUs are achieved through the InSite Practice Test A.)
- 2 days of live instruction from a certified Velociteach training expert
- Textbook The PMI-ACP® Exam: How to Pass on Your First Try by Velociteach CEO Andy Crowe, covering exam content and test-taking strategies, with two simulated exams included.
- 6 months of access to additional practice questions through InSite, Velociteach’s exclusive online e-learning program.
- Course workbook with comprehensive memory-device aids covering all aspects of the exam content.
- All classroom supplies (pen, markers, highlighter, etc.)
- PMI-ACP exam application assistance.
- Ongoing, post-class support by Velociteach’s training team.
- Baseline Exam Introduction and Score Sheet.
- PMI-ACP Application Requirements & Process.
- PMI-ACP Exam Specification
- Standardized Exam Strategies & Tips
- The Agile Manifesto
- Discover the wide range of Agile Methodologies, including:
- Roles, Ceremonies, Artifacts
- eXtreme Programming – Roles, 12 Practices
- Project Justification & Chartering.
- Agile Teams & Team Spaces.
- Agile Analysis.
- Sprint Exam.
- Agile Planning.
- Agile Estimating.
- Working with Agile.
- Managing with Agile.
- Course Final Exam.
- Course Wrap-up and Next Steps.