Agile Project Management 24

Course Code
1840224G

This Agile Project Management Certificate Program provides tools and techniques for effectively and efficiently planning and managing high-velocity projects. This is the toolset you need to meet changing customer needs and expectations, and to efficiently produce high-quality products, services, and solutions.

  • Date February 26
  • Time N/A
  • Duration 6 Weeks
  • Program Type Open-Enrollment/Public
  • Certificate Type Certificate Available
  • Format Self-Paced Online
  • CEUs 4
  • PDUs 40
  • Fees $4,050

This Agile Project Management Certificate Program provides tools and techniques for effectively and efficiently planning and managing high-velocity projects. This is the toolset you need to meet changing customer needs and expectations, and to efficiently produce high-quality products, services, and solutions.

Agile Project Management 24

Program Experience

In a time of growing global competition, continuous innovation in technology, and incredibly short time-to-market requirements, the demand for agile and cost-effective project management has never been higher. This on-demand certificate program equips you with the vital project management skills you need to help your team respond to unpredictable circumstances through incremental, iterative work cadences and empirical feedback. Elevate your skills to communicate more effectively and develop solutions to increase efficiency. 

Applications include business intelligence, data mining and warehousing, service delivery, product development, marketing, and process improvement. The program focuses on Agile, Scrum, and Kanban methodologies and how to apply them to projects both within and outside the realm of software design. 

Caltech is a Premier Authorized Training Partner with the Project Management Institute (PMI®). This program provides 40 PDUs towards the Disciplined Agile Scrum Master (DASM®), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP®) and similar certificates, either for initial application or sustainment.

Benefits

You will learn how to:

  • Describe agile project management processes
  • Articulate how agile differs from waterfall approach
  • Identify project management scenarios wellsuited for application of agile and lean methods
  • Differentiate between agile frameworks such as Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), and Lean, and select the most appropriate for a project
  • Apply the Scrum and Kanban methods
  • Assess requirements and design considerations
  • Effectively manage scope uncertainty and changing customer requirements
  • Drive agile scoping, project planning and estimating activities
  • Track and report agile project progress
  • Lead method transitions within the organization
  • Improve processes continuously during the project
  • Implement the Project Close process and transitioning to sustainment teams, like DevOps
  • Energize teams through an agile culture
Topics
  • Agile Methodologies and Practices
  • Agile Estimating and Requirements Gathering Procedures
  • Agile Design and Testing Procedures
  • Agile Release and Iteration Planning Strategies
  • Agile and Scrum Methodologies and Practices
  • Agile Leadership Styles for Agile Projects
  • Scaling Agile for Large Agile Projects
  • Agile Implementation Strategies
Who Should Attend

This program is for professionals seeking to optimize business performance in high-tech companies. In addition to project managers, this program is ideal for practitioners across business intelligence, data mining/warehousing, service delivery, product development, marketing, process improvement, engineering, and anyone in a project or product delivery role. 

Schedule
Course Duration Self-Paced Online

Agile Project Management 24

Online (Course # 1840224G)

6 Weeks

February 26, 2024 release; completes April 7, 2024

Instructors

Photo of Nathaniel Crews

Nathaniel Crews

Agile Project Management, Systems Engineering, Coaching