Course Overview

Agile approaches are being embraced and adopted by a huge range of organisations large and small across the world. Many agile approaches however are not designed to be used within projects. The course is highly practical with lots of opportunities to try things out through a range of activities and discussions to aid your learning.

How Will The Course Benefit You?

If you are going to managing projects using Agile, then attending this workshop will make a big difference to your knowledge and confidence. If you have managed projects using ‘traditional’ project management approaches, this workshop will help you gain a greater understanding of some of the subtleties necessary to successfully manage in an Agile way.

Career Path Opportunities

The course will benefit:

  • Project managers / aspiring project managers
  • PMO staff
  • Business Analysts
  • Scrum Masters
  • Product Owners
  • Project Sponsors
  • Change leaders
  • Agile team members looking to become Agile Project Managers
  • Operational Line Managers / Staff participating in a Project

Course Content

Practical, PRAGMATIC AGILE APPLICATION…BEYOND THE BASICS

  • Planning projects using Agile
  • Managing risk in an Agile environment
  • Metrics
  • How to handle project change in an Agile setting

Focus on Agile Concepts

  • Active management of requirements
  • Focus on testing
  • Quality management and quality control
  • Real-world scalability
  • Exam preparation.

Pre-requisites

We recommend you have some prior exposure to Agile project management as this workshop goes beyond the fundamentals.

Duration

2 days

Pre-Course Preparation

This course is delivered either as a live online event and/or a face-to-face classroom workshop. Whichever you choose, we ensure all our delivery is highly interactive, memorable and effective.

Pre-Course Preparation

We will provide you with guidance on some preparation activities before attending which will take a couple of hours.

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