PMI® Authorized ACP® Exam Prep

Acuna Consulting is a PMI Authorized Training Partner - Premier Level

Acuna Consulting is a Project Management Institute (PMI)® Authorized Training Partner (Premier Level)

The PMI-ACP® course provides a high-quality training program that teaches you the skills and knowledge you need to successfully apply agile practices in your professional work and pass the PMI-ACP® exam to earn your certification.

PMI-ACP® designation can provide an opportunity for you to demonstrate your knowledge and skills related to agile practices. This course is for you if you are working in organizations using agile to manage projects or transitioning to an agile way of working. The course content follows the PMI-ACP® exam content outline and references the suggested reading list but is not limited to the Agile Practice Guide.

The PMI-ACP® is not limited to project managers or Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential holders; individuals with experience working on agile project teams can apply.

 

Learning Objectives

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Agile Manifesto and Principles
  • Agile frameworks, team methods and approaches
  • How to integrate and tailor different agile methods
  • Agile techniques needed to achieve project success
  • Benefits of working with a high-performing team
  • How to plan and manage an agile project
  • Keep the business environment in mind
  • Be prepared for the PMI-ACP® exam

 

We offer

  • Focused PMI-ACP® exam preparation class;
  • Individualized instruction and guidance to complete PMI-ACP® application
  • Knowledge and skills needed to pass the PMI-ACP® exam
  • The most extensive and effective exam-taking tips
  • Practice quizzes, activities and mock exams
  • The individualized study program for you to prepare for the exam
  • 1-hour one-on-one Q&A session with the instructor to answer any questions and clarify any concepts

 

Guarantee

We guarantee that you will be provided with free additional instructor assistance and the option to attend PMI-ACP® exam prep courses and workshops if you do not pass the PMI-ACP® exam the first time.

Prerequisites

All of the standard Project Management Institute (PMI)® requirements for taking the ACP® Exam (see the PMP Certification Handbook).

To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic project management concepts and have some working experience with project management.

Courses

Syllabus

Lessons 1-11
Lesson 1 - Introduction
  • Introduction to the Course
  • Course Overview
  • Course Agenda and Schedule
  • Modules Structure
Lesson 2 - Introduction to the Project Management
  • Project and Project Management
  • PMI and PMBOK® Guide Fifth Edition
  • Introduction to Agile Mindset and Principles
Lesson 3 - Agile Life Cycle Selection
  • Agile Philosophy
  • Agile Project Management
  • Agile project Life Cycle
  • Traditional vs. Agile Project Management
Lesson 4 – Creating an Agile Environment
  • Agile Mindset
  • Servant Leadership
  • Team Composition
Lesson 5: Delivering in an Agile Environment
  • Agile Project Charter
  • Common Agile Practices
  • SCRUM
  • Kanban
  • Agile Unified Process (AUP)
  • Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
  • Test-Driven Development (TDD)
  • Feature-Driven Development (FDD)
Lesson 6 – Organizational Considerations
  • Considerations for Project Agility
  • Agile and the Project Management Office
  • Transformation to Agility
Lesson 7 - Agile Approaches and Methods
  • Agile Scaled Approaches
  • Agile Team Methods
Lesson 8 - Agile Domain and Tasks
  • Value-driven Delivery
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Team Performance
  • Adaptive Planning
  • Problem Detection and Resolution
  • Continuous Improvement
Lesson 9 - Agile Tools and Techniques
  • Agile Analysis and Design
  • Agile Estimation
  • Communications
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Metrics
  • Planning, Monitoring & Adapting
  • Process Improvement
  • Product Quality
  • Risk Management
  • Value-Based Prioritization
Lesson 10 - Agile Knowledge and Skills
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Building Agile Teams
  • Communication Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Other Agile Concepts
Lesson 11 - PMI-ACP® Exam Preparation
  • PMI-ACP® Credential
  • PMI-ACP® Application Overview
  • Exam Preparation

Course Credits

PMI CredentialTechnicalLeadershipBusiness and StrategyTotal
PMP77721
PMI-ACP77721
PMI-SP3115
PMI-RMP3115
PfMP3137
PMI-PBA3317
PgMP3137