PMI-ACP® Agile Preparation - REP Certified 25 Contact Hours

This course gives you 25 Contact Hours of Agile Practices Education so you can take the PMI-ACP® exam or earn PDUs
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  • Length 11.5 hours
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Published 5/2015 English

Course Description

**Course UPDATED for the July 2015 RDS Survey** This Course includes the content modified by PMI in July 2015!

12 Hours of Content, 329 Pages of Slides, 250+ Quiz Questions Included IN the course. This is simply the BEST and MOST complete PMI-ACP® Course Available on Udemy.

If you are a PMP® already, you can use this ONE course to both get 25 PDUs AND Qualify to take the PMI-ACP® Exam at the same time!

This course is administered by Innate Images, LLC an official PMI® REP (Registered Education Provider) and enables you to claim 25 Contact Hours or 25 PDUs for PMP® recertification.

Why fly somewhere, stay in a hotel, take a week off from work, sit in a classroom and incur all the costs associated with such a trip…

When you can prepare for the PMI-ACP® Exam AND earn 25 PDUs from the comfort and convenience of your own personal surroundings. Accessing exactly what you need to pass the PMI-ACP® exam has never been so easy.

Our Course is taught by BetterPM Assistant Instructor who has over 10 years of experience leading actual Agile projects at major corporations across the US.

BetterPM's streaming video, audio and printed material “hits the mark" on “exactly" what you'll need to pass your exam. We do this by leveraging our years of experience with thousands of students…

We know what the “most challenging areas" of the test are, so we highlight and emphasize those areas for you as you go through the training, making it the most time leveraged and efficient process possible.

Topics Covered in this Agile Course

  • A typical “Waterfall" Project Lifecycle
  • Specifics regarding the PMI-ACP® credentialing process
  • Manifesto for Agile Software Development
  • Agile – How is it Different?
  • Overview of an Agile project lifecycle
  • Benefits and limitations of an Agile process
  • Leveraging the benefits of multiple disciplines
  • Scrum
  • Other Types of Agile
  • Current Trends and the Lean Startup
  • PMI and Agile Project Management

What are the requirements?

  • If you wish to qualify for the certification, you must meet minimum requirements to take the PMI-ACP® Exam
  • 1500 hours working on agile project teams or with agile methodologies These hours are in addition to the 2,000 hours required in “general project experience” These hours must be earned within the last 3 years
  • If you just want to learn all about Agile projects, then this is not required
  • This course qualified you for 25 Contact Hours of Agile Practices Education

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Confidently explain the differences between the Agile approach and a typical “Waterfall” project approach
  • Know the basic pros and cons of each method
  • Understand the basics of the Scrum approach
  • Be able to recite the 3-4-5 rule of Scrum: 3 Roles, 4 Artifacts, and 5 Ceremonies
  • Understand and Utilize Value Driver Delivery Concepts
  • Engage stakeholder effectively and facilitate Agile meetings
  • Boost team performance and lead teams adaptively
  • Be the master of user stories, retrospectives, burn down charts, and timeboxing
  • Resolve problems in an agile project using Test-driven development and Continuous integration
  • Coach and mentor and agile team
  • Know the differences between PMP®, PMI-ACP®, and Scrum Master® certifications
  • Pass the PMI-ACP® Exam with flying colors!

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone looking to learn more about Agile Projects
  • Anyone looking to take and pass the PMI-ACP® Exam
  • Certified PMPs® who want to earn additional PDUs for recertification

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction and Welcome!
Course Overview
Preview
09:12
PMI-ACP Exam Overview
Preview
12:30
Introduction
02:35
Upcoming changes in the PMI-ACP Exam for 2015
14:09
Course Handout Slides and PDF
329 pages
Link to PMI-ACP Content Overview PDF
Article
Course slides for RDS Update
9 pages
Section 2: Exam Overview
Exam Overview: Eligibility and continuing certification requirements
Article
Section 3: Concepts of Agile
Differences between Agile and “Waterfall” approach
07:23
Agile Manifesto Values and Principles
13:58
The SCRUM Framework
16:56
Concepts of Agile Quiz Lecture
03:44
Section 4: Agile In Action
Agile In Action - Everyday Agile Overview
08:21
The Agile Sprint
08:42
Additional Agile Tools
07:37
Agile in Action Quiz Lecture
02:33
Section 5: Value Driven Delivery
Value Drive Delivery - Module Objectives
03:45
Value Based Prioritization
13:13
Value Stream Analysis
12:16
Decomposition Technique
16:31
Quantifying Value
05:28
Value Driven Delivery Quiz Lecture
04:49
Section 6: Stakeholder Engagement
Stakeholder Engagement Module Overview
02:26
Stakeholder Needs
11:11
Stakeholder Involvement
12:08
Stakeholder Engagement
06:12
Stakeholder Engagement Quiz Lecture
04:45
Section 7: Boosting Team Performance
Boosting Team Performance Module Overview
04:11
Team Formation
10:52
Emotional Intelligence
12:03
Team Empowerment
00:53
Team Collaboration
09:17
Daily Standup Meeting
11:14
Boosting Team Performance Quiz Lecture
03:12
Section 8: Adaptive Planning
Adaptive Planning Module Overview
02:50
Adaptive Planning
14:46
Agile and Adaptation
06:26
Agile Estimation
11:27
Agile Velocity and Cycle Time
03:51
Adaptive Planning Quiz Lecture
02:46
Section 9: Problem Detection and Resolution
Problem Detection and Resolution Module Overview
01:34
Creating a Safe Working Environment
04:00
Risk Identification
14:30
Risk Response Strategies
11:26
Risk Communication
01:42
Risk Communication
01:42
Problem Detection and Resolution Quiz Lecture
03:41
Section 10: Continuous Improvement
Continuous Improvement Module Overview
02:52
History of Lean
10:58
Agile and Kaizen
07:02
Continous Improvement in Agile
06:06
Continous Improvement Quiz Lecture
03:55
Section 11: Full Length PMI-ACP Exam Quizzes
30 Questions PMI-ACP Mini Quiz
30 questions
100 Questions PMI-ACP Quiz 1
100 questions
100 Question PMI-ACP Quiz 2
100 questions
How to get your course completion certificate!
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Instructor Biography

Innate Images LLC, Professional Education Provider, PMI Certified REP #3330

Innate Images LLC is a Boston Based Education company that has been in business since 2009. Specializing in Project Management, Agile, and other types of technical education they have helped over 100,000 students prepare for various types of exams such as PMP and PMI-ACP exams. We also lauchned our new Airbnb Profit Blueprint course to help students learn how to make money and travel the world via Airbnb!

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