Introduction to Agile Project Management
CLASS DATE(s):
7/2/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 1 Day

COURSE COST: $495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

You are familiar with the concepts of traditional project management and may have used the concepts to manage multiple projects. For projects in which the requirements are continuously changing, you may need a more proactive project management approach. In this course, you will use Agile project management.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

This course is intended for Project Managers, Program Managers, or anyone who wants to efficiently manage projects that experience frequent changes in user requirements. A good understanding or work background in project management.

  

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware. Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. If the minimum enrollment is not met, this course may run as a virtual instructor led. If you have any questions, please contact us (learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244)

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Performance-Based Objectives - Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to
Describe Agile project management.
Describe the Scrum methodology used to manage a project.
Manage projects using the Scrum methodology.
Understand the critical success factors to implement Agile

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Agile Project Management
Topic 1A: Overview of Agile
Topic 1B: Describe the Values of Agile
Topic 1C: Describe the Principles of Agile
Topic 1D: Identify Methodologies of Agile

Lesson 2: Using the Scrum Methodology
Topic 2A: Identify Roles and Responsibilities in Scrum
Topic 2B: Implement the Scrum Process

Lesson 3: Managing Projects with the Scrum Methodology
Topic 3A: Estimating a Scrum Project
Topic 3B: Track Scrum Projects
Topic 3C: Communication in Scrum Projects
Topic 3D: Best Practices to Manage Scrum

Lesson 4: Understanding Critical Success Factors to Implement Agile
Topic 4A: List Risks in Agile Projects
Topic 4B: Myths About Agile
Topic 4C: List the Challenges in Agile
Topic 4D: List the Benefits of Agile