• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Agile projects use of short work iterations and incremental development of products that focus on business priorities and customer value. In this course, you'll learn fundamental Agile concepts, including the eight Agile values and twelve Agile principles. This course also covers the five phases of the Agile project management model, and introduces you to the most common Agile methodologies and frameworks. Finally, this course introduces key activities for managing an Agile project, including creating a product vision and project charter, and best contract and documentation types. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. PMI-ACP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Learning Objectives

Introduction to Agile

  • identify characteristics of the Agile method
  • distinguish between primary and secondary Agile values
  • identify the five phases of the Agile project management model
  • identify some of the methodologies that can be used for Agile project management
  • recognize the four Scrum inspect and adapt events
  • identify the five ADAPT steps required to transition to Agile
  • identify the recommended components of a business case
  • recognize the elements of a project charter
  • identify the contract types suitable for Agile projects
  • identify helpful types of documentation for Agile projects
  • demonstrate your understanding of the Agile principles and methodologies

Framework Connections

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