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AgilePM® Practitioner

If you are good at managing lots of different tasks and lots of different people and you can lead a team, then Project Management may be the career for you.  The AgilePM Practitioner Project Management certification aims to address the needs of those working in a project-focused environment who want to be Agile.

Why AgilePM Foundation?

The Agile Project Management™ (AgilePM®) certification aims to address the needs of those working in a project-focused environment who want to be Agile. It provides organisations with a leaner, more structured approach to project management enabling them to respond far more quickly to change and provides a way to implement high-priority initiatives. It works alongside formal approaches such as PRINCE2® and compliments quality processes such as ISO 9001 and CMM1. If this is your first time learning the Agile methodology, we will help you understand how to bring Agility into your projects, to respond, change and adapt as required, with greater focus on co-operation with stakeholders which will lead to successful project implementation. Based on the proven fundamentals within DSDM Atern, the certification provides the ability to deliver Agile Projects in organisations requiring standards, rigour and visibility around Project Management, while at the same time enabling the fast pace, change and empowerment provided by Agile.

On this course will:

  •  Explain how to lay the foundations for successful AgilePM® projects
  •  Explain how an AgilePM® project is managed
  •  Clarify the different management styles needed for successful AgilePM® projects (compared to “traditional” projects)
  •  Learn how to successfully apply AgilePM® to your projects.

Why AgilePM Practitioner?

The practitioner level empowers, encourages and equips you with an in-depth knowledge of not just the certification, but also how to apply and implement these principles into the life of a project manager on a daily basis.

Who will benefit from AgilePM?

  •  New and experienced project staff
  •  Consultants/contract staff operating in an AgilePM® environment
  •  Project Managers considering a career in an AgilePM® environment
  •  Anybody wishing to improve employment prospects in an AgilePM® environment.

The Training AgilePM® Practitioner course will cover everything you need to pass the Practitioner exam first time with the flexibility to view the same course on almost any device!   Now you can truly learn on the move with no third-party software required – go mobile on your commute, learn from your tablet at home on the sofa, or squeeze in a session from your desktop in the office.

AgilePM® ideally addresses the needs of anyone working in a project-focused environments who want to be more agile.
A formal qualification

This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.

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Get as much help as you want from your personal course tutor via phone and email.

Awarding body: APMG
Our course ref: PM005

APMG International is an award-winning Examination Institute.  APMG accredits professional training and consulting organisations and manages certification schemes for knowledge-based workers, and has a global reach, with regional offices located around the world.

Study Hours

This course takes around 10 of study time hours to complete.

Course Duration

You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full time jobs and other commitments.

Study Method

The course is specially designed for study by distance learning via our online learning environment.

Assessment

At the end of this course you will need to sit a 2 hour, open book exam. This is a multiple-choice test and you will need to achieve 30 correct answers out of 60 to pass. The test can be done online from home or at a local test centre; whichever best suits you. The cost of the exam is INCLUDED in the course price.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners, you will be able to work effectively with, or as a member of, a project management team working within an AgilePM® environment. You will receive an official certificate of completion from the awarding body; APMG.

Additional Information
Difficulty
Level 1
Entry requirements
To enrol on this course, you must first have your AgilePM® Foundation certificate. We also recommend an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Section 1
Introduction and the Case study

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start.  However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our FAQs section or Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.