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Agile has gone mainstream and the movement towards agile adoption shows no signs of slowing down. Organizations worldwide continue to advocate for the the adoption of agile techniques in order to deal with rapid organizational and technology changes. Although traditional project management methodologies have been the standard for many years, the continued pace of change means that project managers and organizations alike need to adopt new ways of developing and implementing projects.
Effectively implementing agile practices requires a paradigm shift including a new mindset and new techniques. This course covers all the major topics needed to understand and master agile project management. The course begins by providing key foundational knowledge and then gradually builds on this knowledge to delve into core agile techniques and practices.
What Do Participants Learn?
Comprehensive understanding of best practices for working in agile teams and leading agile teams
Understanding of how to develop an agile mindset and the benefits of a collective mindset as part of an embedded team
In depth understanding of various agile frameworks and various techniques and practices of different frameworks
Understanding of agile management vs. waterfall management
Understanding of Minimum Viable Products and how to bring value to the customer through continuous improvement
Understanding of how to utilize agile techniques to manage a project’s scope, timeline and budget
Understanding of the role of iterations and how to develop in iterations
Understanding of velocity and how to utilize real metrics to ensure continuous development and delivery
Knowledge of in depth strategies for responding to change and delivering success even on difficult projects
Knowledge of key mistakes to avoid when transitioning to agile
Who Should Attend?
Business leaders (including team leads, managers, directors)
What Will the Learning Experience Include?
Comprehensive pre-program activities include:
Web-based information forms & surveys completed by attendee.
Direct consultation with the attendee about the expectations.
During the training, participants engage in data, activities, and conversations that lead to insight and knowledge.
Participants learn from expert trainers who have both academic and business experiences.
Highly applicable training content & instructive activities for adding depth to training topics.
**A half-day site visit for integrating the experience & plan next steps. Opportunities to provide connections, ideas & support.
Explore & Practice
Apply & sustain the learning experience by using this ongoing support:
To ensure participant has new skills or behavior progress.
Optional, fee-based mentoring & coaching with the trainer.
Training materials & additional documents (e-books, pdf files, presentations and articles)
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Choosing the right approach
The basics of Agile Project Management
Roles and Responsibilities and delegation
Preparing for an Agile project
The factors that lead to success
Six levels of agile planning
Processes and Products
Communication in an Agile project
Prioritisation and Time boxing
Maintaining control in an Agile project
Anticipating and Managing risk
Requirements and Estimating
Building in quality
Consolidate your previous Agile knowledge
Successfully implement an Agile methodology into all aspects of your projects