Agile Project Management Course
AgilePM® APMG certified training course
Classroom based courses
Virtual and Online courses
As of January 2023
- Agile project management is an approach based on delivering requirements iteratively and incrementally throughout the project life cycle
- At the core of agile is the requirement to exhibit central values and behaviours of trust, flexibility, empowerment and collaboration.
- Agile project management assigns roles and responsibilities within an Agile project
- AgilePM applies the underpinning philosophy and principles of Agile to a project situation
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AgilePM is one of the most popular and successful methods for effective project management. The Agile Project Management Certification is one of our most popular project management courses. Agile Project Management is used extensively by FTSE 500 companies, AgilePM is also widely recognised and used in the public sector, both in the UK and internationally.
Key benefits often attributed to Agile include improved revenue and speed to market, developing the right product/ solution (through iterative development and incremental delivery) and increased collaboration and customer satisfaction.
Based upon DSDM, an Agile Project Management course will equip you with an understanding of how to apply the Agile philosophy and techniques to deliver projects faster whilst still meeting the quality expected.
Using Agile PM provides you with greater control of resources, and the ability to manage business and project risk more effectively. This will benefit:
- Individuals seeking leading project management skills and greater employment prospects
- Project managers
- Directors/executives (senior responsible owners) of projects, and
- For individuals, AgilePM certification is an invaluable asset to your career as it increases employment prospects and helps you to do your job more effectively.
Our Foundation and Practitioner Agile course is to equip you with all the core skills and knowledge you will need to work on an Agile project or in the case of a Practitioner, lead a project as the Project Manager. The Agile PM training course covers all the content for both qualifications and enables you to lead an Agile project. It includes the following:
- Apply the underpinning philosophy and principles of AgilePM in a project situation.
- Appropriately configure the lifecycle of an Agile project to a given scenario.
- Identify and apply popular Agile techniques in a project situation, including MoSCoW prioritisation, iterative development and timeboxing.
- Understand and assign roles and responsibilities within an Agile project.
- Understand the mechanisms for governance and control of an Agile project
- Understand how to test, estimate and measure progress in an Agile project
- Describe and apply the Agile approach to managing requirements
Our fully qualified Agile Project Management trainers will cover the full AgilePM syllabus on your Agile course with us. We will provide all the training materials and help and support you need to pass your Agile PM exams on your Agile course.
Once you book yourself on to a top notch Agile course you can look forward to learning everything you need to handle this sort of project in your future career. The 4 day Agile PM course covers an extensive range of topics to ensure that you find out everything necessary to feel completely comfortable running this kind of project. The areas covered include the following.
Overview of Agile
The main differences between Agile project management and conventional approaches
The process of choosing an Agile project approach
Agile project management principles
The preparation needed for running an Agile project
Agile project lifecycle
Agile project framework summary
Planning in an Agile setting
Agile team member roles and responsibilities
Agile project deliverables
Agile techniques and tools
Controlling an Agile project
How to manage an Agile project
How to manage risks
Quality management in an Agile setting
Managing requirements on Agile projects
Foundation exam preparation
Foundation exam (day 2)
Practitioner exam preparation
Practitioner exam (day 4)
Live Virtual Learning is a great way to access the Agile project management certification during COVID.
Our qualified AgilePM trainers will take the training live over webex so you can take the qualification from the comfort of your own home.
We will send you all your training materials and the trainer will guide you through them on your agile project management course.
You will then take your Agile Foundation and Practitioner exams online at home after your training at a time and date that suits you.
Yes absolutely. Both ourselves and our AgilePM trainers are fully accredited by APMG International.
AgilePM is one of the most popular and successful methods for effective project management. It is used extensively by FTSE 500 companies.
Agile project management is also widely recognised and used in the public sector, both in the UK and internationally.
Agile is a process carried out by a project team which involves breaking the project up into several stages and involving constant collaboration with stakeholders and continuous improvement and iteration at every stage.
Key benefits often attributed to Agile project management include improved revenue and speed to market, developing the right product/ solution (through iterative development and incremental delivery) and increased collaboration and customer satisfaction.
We pride ourselves on our excellent trainers here at Knowledge Tree. Our Agile PM trainers are all accredited through APMG (the examining body for the Agile certification). They have on average 10+ years’ experience in project management across a number of industries and have been delivering Agile project management training for many years.
So, they will certainly prepare you well for your Agile PM exams and provide you with lots of support and guidance along the way.
There are no pre-requisites for the Agile PM foundation examination. Candidates must achieve a pass at foundation level before completing the practitioner examination.
We offer a combined Agile training course (Foundation followed by Practitioner) which is a great way to get fully qualified within a week.
We offer a very competitively priced Agile course package. If you book an Agile PM classroom course with us, you will receive the following:
- 4 day training course with a qualified AgilePM instructor
- A copy of the official AgilePM Handbook V2
- Both exams, foundation and practitioner.
If you would like to attend one of our Agile Training courses, you can complete the Foundation and Practitioner levels and both exams within our 4 day classroom based course.
You will cover the Foundation part of the course over 2 days followed by your Foundation exam. The course will then continue with the practitioner level and the exam so you can get fully qualified in 4 days.
Our weekday Agile course takes place on a Mon to Thurs.
It is a 4 day Agile training course, which covers the Foundation level and Practitioner level. You will also take your exams within the 4 days if you have opted for a classroom based Agile training course.
Yes, you need to be prepared to do 2-3 hours of work each evening during your Agile course as the trainer will set your work based on preparing for both exams.
Both exams are multiple-choice.
The Foundation exam is 40 minutes, with 50 multiple choice questions. It is closed book and the pass mark is 25/50 (50%)
It will test you on DSDM and Agile terminology and concepts.
The Practitioner exam is 150 minutes with 80 multiple choice questions, it is an open book exam (using the official AgilePM manual only). The pass mark is 40/80 (50%)
It will test a candidate’s ability to apply DSDM and Agile Project Management to a fictional scenario.
The Foundation exam has 50 multiple choice questions. It is closed book and the pass mark is 25/50 (50%)
The Practitioner exam has 80 multiple choice questions, it is an open book exam (using the official AgilePM manual only). The pass mark is 40/80 (50%)
A confirmation of your booking will be sent to your email as soon as you have booked and paid (along with a full Tax Invoice). The venue details are normally the ones listed on the website, but this will be confirmed via email at least 7 days before the course start date as it can change due to availability. Please note your booking is not fully confirmed until you have paid in full.
You can change your course dates up to 10 business days before the course start date subject to a re-booking fee of £150 + VAT. Changes cannot be made to the booking within 10 business days of the course start date. We always try to work with customers to achieve an outcome that works for everyone, we are very customer centric. Please see our full terms and conditions for more details.
We have everything covered, we don't have any hidden fees or nasty surprises. The Price listed (+VAT) is the price you pay.The only thing we don't cover is overnight accommodation and travel costs to the training venue.
The dress code is casual, so don't worry about business attire.
If you have any special needs or requirements please let us know when you book your course and let your course tutor know at the start of the course so he/she can accommodate your needs. Any additional exam time can only be accommodated with the accompaniment of a Doctors note or other proof. An example of this would be Dyslexia or if you are a non-native English speaker (passport required).
Payments & Refunds
Yes, we charge VAT at the standard rate of 20%. Our prices are listed without VAT as most of our customers reclaim the VAT, and want the price excluding VAT. If you click "Book Now", you can see the price including VAT in the cart.
We offer full refunds as long as you submit your email request to us 20 business days before the course start date (minus a small cancellation fee, see full T&Cs). A cancellation means you no longer want to do your course with us and want a refund, it is not the same as wanting to change your course date. Cancellations between 20 and 10 business days are subject to a 50% cancellation fee (value of purchase). Cancellations less than 10 business days are subject to a 100% cancellation fee. We always try to work with customers to achieve an outcome that works for everyone, we are very customer centric. Don't forget, you can reschedule for a small cost (see other FAQ about changing course dates), this description only refers to an instance where you require a cash refund. See our Term-Conditions for more details.
We know you're going to love your course with us, just in case you don't you will get a full refund. Just let us know on the first day of your course and we'll sort out the rest.
This Money Back Guarantee applies only to our classroom based courses and does not apply to our Virtual courses. No need to worry though as we can offer you a free, no obligation demo over WebEx before you book your Virtual course so you can see actually what our Virtual courses will entail and you can ask any question you may have on the delivery of the course.