Private - Project Management Institute Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Certification Exam Preparation (1 Day)
About course

Agile is a project methodology that is growing in popularity for software and product development projects and the Project Management Institute Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® recognizes an individual’s expertise in using agile practices on projects. This concise 1-day course is a follow-on to the prerequisite 2-day Introduction to Agile class. While the 2-day provides a solid foundation in agile methodologies, this additional 1-day course provides a concise review of the examination content including a 50 question practice exam.

This course will provide a concise review of the knowledge and skills needed to support the six major domains agile project practitioners engage in on projects in an agile environment. The domains covered are value-driven delivery, stakeholder engagement, boosting team performance, adaptive planning, problem detection and resolution, and continuous improvement.  In addition, the course will cover agile tools and techniques including communications, planning and monitoring, agile estimation, agile analysis and design, product quality, negotiation value-based prioritization, risk management, agile metrics and value stream analysis.

Who should attend

This course is intended for people who meet the educational, general project experience and agile project experience eligibility requirements for the PMI-ACP® certification; and have taken the 2-day Introduction to Agile course.

Course features

This course reviews the agile tools and techniques and the agile knowledge and which serves as the basis for the PMI-ACP®  examinations. Upon completion of this 1-day course you will be able to:

  • Identify areas to focus on in preparation for the certification exam 
  • Understand answers to sample exam questions 
  • Develop a personalized strategy for passing the PMI-ACP®  Exam
Course outline

Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam 

  • Qualifications 
  • Application Process 
  • Exam Content 
  • Preparing for the Exam 

Review of Agile Domains 

  • Value-Driven Delivery 
  • Stakeholder Engagement 
  • Boosting Team Performance Practices 
  • Adaptive Planning 
  • Problem Detection and Resolution 
  • Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People) 

Review of Agile Tools and Techniques 

  • Communications 
  • Planning, Monitoring and Adapting 
  • Agile Estimation 
  • Agile Analysis and Design 
  • Product Quality 
  • Soft Skills Negotiation 
  • Value-Based Prioritization 
  • Risk Management 
  • Metrics 
  • Value Stream Analysis 

Review of Agile Knowledge and Skills 

  • Level 1 Knowledge and Skills (33% of exam content) 
  • Level 2 Knowledge and Skills (12% of exam content) 
  • Level 3 Knowledge and Skills (5% of exam content) 

Agile Practice Exam 

  • 50-question Practice Exam 
  • Debrief on Correct Answers – and Why 

Preparing for the Exam 

  • Reference Books and Materials 
  • Developing a Personal Study Plan
Course information
Duration: 7 hours
Earn: 7 PDUs
Delivery Method: Virtual or Traditional Classroom