The APMG International AgilePM certification aims to address the needs of those working in a project-focused environment who want to be Agile. Based on the proven fundamentals within DSDM Atern, the certification provides the ability to deliver Agile Projects in organizations requiring standards, rigor and visibility around Project Management, while at the same time enabling the fast pace, change and empowerment provided by Agile.

The Foundation-level qualification is aiming to measure whether the candidate has sufficient knowledge and understanding of the Agile Project Management guidance to be able to recognise and distinguish between the key elements of the approach. The Foundation qualification is also a prerequisite for the Practitioner qualification.

Duration                        Learning Credits        

1 day-8 hours of            8 PDU’s 



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Course Outline

Day 1

Introductions and domestics

What is Agile? Why use DSDM

Philosophy, Principles and Project Variables

Preparing for Success

DSDM Process

DSDM Roles and Responsibilities

DSDM Products

Key Practices – Prioritization and Timeboxing

Exercise Practice Foundation Exam Questions

Day 2

Planning and Control throughout the Lifecycle

Other Practices

Roles and Responsibilities – Project Manager’s View

Agile Project Management through the Lifecycle

Effective Use of Products

Deliver on Time – Combine MoSCoW & Timeboxing

Day 3

People, Teams and Interactions

Requirements and User Stories

Estimating – How and When

Project Planning throughout the Lifecycle


Who can attend?

With a clear, concise and detailed perspective on project productivity, the AgilePM certification is useful to all candidates and competency levels ranging from highly experienced project managers to those new to the industry. 

This qualification is aimed at:

Practising project managers

Agile team members who wish to become Agile Project Managers

Learning Goals

Individuals certified at this level will have demonstrated their understanding of:

● The underpinning philosophy and principles of Agile

● The lifecycle of an Agile project, including alternative configurations

● The products produced during an Agile project and the purpose of these

● The techniques used and their benefits and limitations

● The roles and responsibilities within an Agile project.

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