PMI-ACP® (Agile Certified Practitioner) Training

Leading Agile Teams with PMI-ACP® Credential

Training to Move Your Career Forward — Register Today! Seats are Limited

Are you looking for your next Agile Opportunity, a successful path to Agile transformation of your existing organization or need to climb up the corporate ladder with Agility? Then, here’s your chance to enroll for this course and take the next step. This course is full of group activities that provide hands on exercises on Agile concepts from start to finish.
This course will give you all the information required on Agile concepts that will groom you to face the challenges of the Waterfall world and provide you with requisite solutions.

A must attend if you are:

  •  In transition or seeking new careers
  • A current PMP® and/or CSM credential holders
  • A Project / Program Manager chartered to lead agile teams
  • A Product Manager working in Agile adopted environment
  • A CxO, VP or a Director of Engineering, Operations, or Customer Care
  • A Software Developer or a QA Engineer
  • An Engineer and Technologist in Software, Hardware or Networking

Pre-requisites for Certification Exam

To be eligible for the PMI® Agile certification exam, you must meet the PMI eligibility requirements. The fundamental objective of the course is to prepare students for the PMI Agile Certification Examination.
Training in agile: 21 contact hours; hours must be earned in agile topics. This prep course provides you with all the required hours.
General Project Experience: 2,000 hours working on project teams. Must have been earned in the last 5 years.
Agile Project Experience: 1,500 hours working on agile Project teams or in agile methodologies. These hours are in addition to the 2,000 hours required on general project experience. These hours must have been earned in the last 3 years.

Course Outline

  • Course Overview and Certification Process
  • Multiple Practice Exams and Tips
  • PMI Ethics and Professional Conduct
  • Agile Concepts
  • Waterfall vs. The Agile Framework
  • Agile with Planning (Scrum, XP)
  • Agile with No Planning (Lean, Kanban)
  • Agile Framework
  • Product Vision, Mission, Objectives
  • Product Roadmap
  • Product Releases
  • Sprint / Iteration / Kanban on Daily Work Cadence

 

Demystifying the PMI-ACP® Agile Credential

 

About Our Instructor’s:

Sunny Singh, PMI PMP® PMI-ACP® CSM CSPO

Sunny has worked with small to large cap companies, where he has managed Agile projects and helped organizations to transfer from waterfall model to full fledge agile deliver model. In past he has taught PMI PMP® class, under his guidance students have achieved major success in PMP® test and at workplace. In his free time, Sunny likes to spend time with his family, read books, and develop mobile apps.

Anup Deshpande, PMI-ACP, CSM, CSP, SAFe SPC, IGCCA, PMP

Anup has been an Agile Evangelist in the Bay Area for the last decade. He has been instrumental in Agile Transformations at the enterprise level and has over 20 years of portfolio and program management experience in the Software Industry. He has served at the board of PMI Silicon Valley Chapter for 5+ years and has led the chapter as a President & CEO in 2012. As a President Emeritus, he currently volunteers as the Advisor to the President for last two years. He also serves in the Agile Advisory Board and teaches at UC Berkeley Extension as an Adjunct Faculty for wide variety of Agile and Project Management certificate courses.

He is the founder and an organizer of a meetup – Silicon Valley Agile Trends and Leadership (http://www.meetup.com/AgileSV) that have over 1200 active members and attracts 130+ professionals on month basis. Monthly events in Foster City and Santa Clara.

He is currently employed at Visa as a Sr. Director of Program and Portfolio Management for one of the world’s largest Online Payments Platform and has tremendous energy to drive audacious goals for the company. Prior to this, he has worked at various companies including Yahoo where he has driven multiple high priority cross-organizational goals to successful completion. Connect with him on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/anupdeshpande

 

Fee Structure:

Regular Price – $1099

Early bird Price – $999 (30 days prior to start date of the class)

Class timings: 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Address :

39465 Paseo Padre Parkway, Suite 2800, Fremont CA- 94538

For more information please contact/call us:

certificationtrainings@canvasinfotech.com

855-5-CANVAS (855-522-6827)

 

Dates for training Days for training Timings Registration Instructor
September 30th, October 1st, October 7th 2017 Saturday and Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Register Now! TBD
December 1st, 2nd & 3rd 2017 Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Register Now! TBD

 

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. How do I pay for the training?

You can pay for the training on our website after choosing your date of the training.

https://www.canvasinfotech.com/training/training-events/ or if you prefer to pay by phone or personal check, please contact us at 855-5CANVAS Ext. 2 (855-522-6827) Ext. 2.

2. Can this training be taken online?

Yes. If you cannot attend the classes in person, you can sign up and an online webinar link will be sent to you 15 minutes before the start time of class.

3. What are the Prerequisites for PMI – ACP

The Prerequisites for PMI – ACP – LINK to Handbook

2,000 hours of general project experience working on teams. A current PMP® or PgMP®will satisfy this requirement but is not required to apply for the PMI-ACP.
1,500 hours working on agile project teams or with agile methodologies. This requirement is in addition to the 2,000 hours of general project experience.
21 contact hours of training in agile practices (Which Canvas will provide after this training)

4. What are the Exam details for PMI-ACP

(PMI-ACP)® EXAM DETAILS- Link to Exam Outline

The exam is comprised of a total of 120 multiple-choice question.
20 of which are pretest questions that do not affect the score.
The time allotted for the exam is Three hours.

5. What is the Exam Fees?

PMI Membership: 

Individual Member: US$129 to join (plus USD $10 application fee), US$129 per year to renew
Student Member: US$32 to join, US$32 per year to renew

Fee Type for PMI-ACP PMI Member Fee PMI Non-Member Fee
Certification Fee $435 $495
Re-certification Fee $335 $395
Certification Renewal $60 $150

 

6. What will I get out of this training?

21 contact hours of training in agile practices.
Detailed notes on all the topics.
Practice quizzes and full length exams.
Lunch and snacks will be provided.
Quick intro to JIRA – AGILE.
After training you will lead your agile teams with more confidence and achieve greater results.

7. Is Food provided during the PMI-ACP Workshop with Canvas InfoTech Inc.?

Yes – Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided with tea and coffee.

8. Is the PMI-ACP workshop fee refundable?

No, the fee is non-refundable because of the limited seating and we have to push the potential new enrollments away due to limited number of class. Once paid, the PMI-ACP fee will not be refunded, if for any reason you cannot take the training. You can however move to the next upcoming batch if for any reason you cannot attend the batch that you signed up for.