The PMI-ACP certification validates your knowledge of Agile principles and recognizes your skills with Agile techniques. It is one of the fastest-growing certifications in project management and most of the companies are undergoing Agile transformation due to the rapid change in market dynamics. This training program is aligned with the 2017 PMI guidelines to help the candidates in passing the PMI-ACP exam.
The PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner) course helps the participants to become skilled Agile professionals having knowledge and skills of a broad spectrum of Agile methodologies. ACP is PMI’s widely recognized and fastest-growing certification as it offers many individual as well as organizational benefits. Considering this, PMI has updated the ACP exam with the addition of the Agile Practice Guide. The certification can enhance the value of the candidate in front of employers, stakeholders, and peers.
The PMI-ACP course covers Agile methodologies, tools, techniques, and real-life scenarios along with the concepts that are recently updated in the Agile Practice Guide, a reference resource for the PMI-ACP exam. Organizations using Agile methodology and responsive to market dynamics likely to complete more projects successfully than their counterparts. The PMI-ACP course includes many approaches to Agile such as Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean, and Test-Driven Development (TDD) which helps in increasing versatility. PMI-ACP certified professionals are globally recognized for their knowledge of Agile Principles and skills of Agile techniques for software development.
Planning, Monitoring and Adapting
Agile Risk Management
Agile Contracts and Accounting Principles
PMI-ACP certification can be attended by those who fulfill the eligibility criteria and interested in learning the Agile methods of software development. It is ideal for:
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Step 1: Enroll for PMI-ACP training from REP of PMI(Project Management Institute)
Step 2: Understand the exam pattern and prepare in advance.
Step 3: Register to become a member of the PMI to access your information and manage your account.
Step 4: Enter the project experience hours earned in the last 5 years.
Step 5: Enter your 21 contact training hours (PDUs) earned during the PMI-ACP training.
Step 6: Submit your PMI-ACP application through the PMI website & pay the fee(Member: Rs $435, Non-member: $495).
Step 7: Take the 3-hour online exam comprising 120 MCQs.
Step 8: Get a minimum 70% score to pass the PMI-ACP exam.
Step 9: After passing the exam, PMI-ACP certification is added to your profile.
Step 10: The certificate needs to be renewed every 3 years by earning 30 PDUs.
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PMI-ACP is a globally recognized certificate that addresses the organizational needs of practitioners who can apply their skills of working on Agile projects and examining Agile tools and techniques to undertake the projects in an efficient manner.
The prerequisites to attend PMI-ACP training are:
• Secondary degree
• 21 contact hours (PDUs)of training in Agile practices
• 12 months of general project work experience within the span of the last 5 years or an active PMP/PgMP credential. and
• 8 months of Agile project experience within the span of the last 3 years
PMI-ACP certification offers many benefits that include:
• Gain in-depth knowledge of the Agile methodologies, principles, tools, and techniques.
• Understand the Scrum Framework and artifacts, along with the roles and responsibilities of an Agile Certified Practitioner.
• It enhances your chance of getting a good job as there is a lot of scope in Agile project development methodologies
• The PMI-ACP professional can bring positive outcomes in business by applying the diversified methods of project management
After completion of the PMI-ACP training, you can schedule the exam anytime.
The PMI-ACP Exam comprises 120 MCQs (multiple choice questions). Out of these 120 questions 20 are considered as pre-test questions and will not be included in the final score. The minimum passing score is 70% and the duration of the exam is 3 hours.
Yes, the exam fee is included in the course fee if you are a member of PMI (Rs $435). For non-PMI members, the exam fee(Rs $495) is not included in the course fee.
To attain the PMI-ACP certification, you must take formal training on PMI Agile Certified Practitioner and gain PMI membership. Once you become the member, pay the exam fee directly to schedule your exam. After passing the exam successfully with a minimum of 70%, you will be awarded the widely recognized PMI-ACP certificate from PMI.
The PMI-ACP certificate is valid for 3 years. You need to earn 30 PDUs (professional development units) in Agile concepts before the expiry date in order to renew your certificate.
To renew PMI-ACP certification, earn 30 PDUs to meet the Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) for the certification and submit the PDUs in the online CCR system and pay the renewal fees which is $60 for PMI members and $150 for non-members.
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