Agile has quickly become the go-to project management approach for a wide range of industries. In this course, you will be introduced to agile project management, including the core values and principles outlined by the Agile Manifesto.
The course discusses some common myths and misconceptions about agile development approaches, identifies factors to consider when deciding whether to adopt agile practices and explains the general agile practices that a company may want to adopt. Wondering what Scrum is, or how it is used in practice? How does Scrum compare to XP and Lean? You will get answers to these questions in this fast-paced, highly-interactive class.
This course is designed for anyone who wants to efficiently lead or participate in projects that experience frequent changes in the project requirements. It is an excellent next step for to those who have been trained on traditional project management approaches, including those who have already earned certifications from Project Management Institute (PMI)®. It qualifies for 14 PDUs for certified Project Management Professionals (PMP)® and is aligned with the Agile Certified Practitioner exam objectives developed by Project Management Institute.
As more organizations transition to agile, it is increasing the demand for professionals with agile skills and an understanding of a range of agile methodologies. Now is the perfect time to earn your Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP®) credential. For those who are already earned their Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential, this course qualifies for an additional 7 PDUs while preparing for the new certification. Make this the year that you get serious about understanding agile and demonstrating that knowledge by earning the Project Management Institute’s fastest growing certification: the PMI-ACP®.
Delivering projects on time, on budget, with desired scope is no small order. Statistically speaking, the odds are not in our favor. Yet the margin for error has all but disappeared in most organizations. We have to deliver.
Our Essentials of Project Management workshop is a practical, fast-paced, highly interactive way to get your organization on track to consistently delivering successful projects.
Ready to take the next step in your ability to lead and deliver?
Our Advanced Project Management workshop is a combination of nuts-and-bolts theory and practical lessons learned, all packaged in a fast-paced, highly interactive session to get your organization on track to consistently delivering successful projects.
Gaining the Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential can be an important milestone in the development of a project manager’s career. Our Project Management Certification Exam Preparation Workshop helps aspiring project managers get ready so they can pass the exam. This workshop can also help less experienced project managers gain their Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® credential.
A skilled project management workforce provides a recognized advantage in an organization’s ability to deliver on its mission. This one-day simulation provides a bridge from the typical classroom teaching to the application of the learning.
This learning event is a great follow-up to our project management series of classes. Whether you are preparing for certification, looking to earn continuing education credits after certification, or want to tune-up your project management skills, this simulation is an engaging and informative way to further develop your ability to confidently lead and deliver.
This course provides a case study-based project simulation that allows you to experience real-world application of project management techniques taught during our Essentials of Project Management and Advanced Project Management courses. Using case study and team-based simulation techniques, we emphasize the real-world application of project management techniques, from project kick-off to close out.
Delivering projects on time, on budget, with desired scope is a challenge for every organization. According to The Standish Group, "the single most important advancement to improve project success rates is the increase in competency of the executive sponsor."
What can leaders do to help their teams successfully deliver projects more consistently? The Institute's Project Sponsor Workshop is a practical, fast-paced, highly interactive way to get your organization on track to consistently delivering successful projects.
Teams and organizations rise and fall on how well they are led. This program is designed to help you further develop your ability to lead and deliver.
The program consists of modules that you can select for your specific target audience. Topics include what it means to lead, understanding different styles, the critical importance of relationships, developing teams that deliver, managing your time and commitments, developing your influencing skills, making better decisions, and managing conflict and stress.
Each of these modules can be delivered as stand-alone workshops. Contact us to start exploring how we can help grow your leaders.