Agile Project Management Foundation (AgilePM®) Overview

Agile Project Management Foundation Course Outline

This is a three-day course focused on the AgilePM® Foundation training. 

Module 1: What is Agile?

  • Which Agile Approach for Project Management?
  • Which Agile Approach?
  • Philosophy
  • Understanding what Negotiable is
  • The 8 Principles
  • Focus on the Business Need
  • Deliver on Time
  • Collaborate
  • Never Compromise Quality
  • Build Incrementally from Firm Foundations
  • Develop Iteratively
  • Communicate Continuously and Clearly
  • Demonstrate Control
  • Principles Top Tips
  • Factors Instrumental to Success – ISFs
  • Project Approach Questionnaire

Module 2: Roles and Responsibilities

  • Roles Responsibilities Overview
  • Business Sponsor
  • Business Visionary
  • Technical Coordinator
  • Project Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Ambassador
  • Team Leader
  • SDT Roles
  • Business Advisor
  • Technical Advisor
  • Project level Roles
  • Project Manager (PM) Role and Key Relationships
  • PM and Business Sponsor
  • PM and Technical Coordinator
  • PM and Business Analyst
  • PM and Team Leader
  • PM and SDT
  • Roles and Responsibilities Top Tips

Module 3: Agile Project Management – Through the Lifecycle and Products

  • DSDM Process
  • Configuring the Process– 3 lifecycle Examples
  • Products
  • Pre-Project and the Agile PM
  • Feasibility and the Agile PM
  • Foundations and the Agile PM
  • Evolutionary Development and the Agile PM
  • Deployment and the Agile PM
  • Post-Project and the Agile PM

There will also be homework set each evening for the candidates to complete.

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Who should attend this AgilePM® Foundation Course?

This AgilePM® Foundation Training Course is an introductory course which introduces participants to the fundamental principles and practices of the AgilePM® methodology, which focuses on Agile Project Management. The professionals who can benefit from attending this course are as follows:

  • Agile Project Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Quality Assurance Professionals
  • Change Managers
  • Operational Team Leaders
  • Scrum Masters
  • Release Managers

Prerequisites of the AgilePM® Foundation Course

There are no formal prerequisites for attending this AgilePM® Foundation Course.

Agile Project Management Foundation Course Overview

The AgilePM® Foundation Training is a 3-day course that introduces delegates to the Agile methodology and offers the training and examination for the APMG accredited AgilePM® Foundation certification. In today's fast-paced business environment, the relevance of Agile methodologies cannot be overstated. Agile practices, with their emphasis on flexibility and iterative feedback, have become a cornerstone of modern project management.

Knowing Agile Project Management is essential for professionals across various industries. Project Managers, Team Leaders, and anyone involved in project execution should aim to master this subject. The ability to work competently and proficiently on Agile projects is highly valued in the job market. Agile Project Management allows professionals to break away from rigid project management methodologies and embrace customer collaboration.

The 3-day training provided by the Knowledge Academy is a comprehensive introduction to Agile methodologies. Delegates will acquire the foundational knowledge and skills required for successful Agile project management. With guidance from qualified trainers, they will be well-prepared to work effectively as part of a team on Agile projects.

Course Objectives

  • To introduce delegates to Agile methodologies
  • To equip delegates with core principles for successful Agile Project Management
  • To help delegates understand and implement the 12 Principles of Agile
  • To emphasise a greater focus on customer satisfaction, leading to increased prospects of returning business
  • To enhance communication between teams and clients, creating a better working environment

Upon completion of this course, delegates will benefit by gaining a solid understanding of Agile methodologies and the essential principles of Agile project management. They will be well-prepared to contribute competently to Agile projects, leading to improved job prospects in a dynamic business world.

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What’s included in this AgilePM® Foundation Course?

  • AgilePM® Foundation Examination
  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • AgilePM® Foundation Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) Foundation Exam Information

The Agile Project Management Foundation Exam evaluates one's grasp of agile Project Management methodologies. Ideal for Project Managers, Business analysts, Software Developers, and those involved in Agile project delivery, this exam delves into various aspects of Agile, from its principles and processes to roles, communication strategies, risk management, and quality assurance. In essence, this certification is an excellent launchpad for those keen on establishing or advancing a career in Agile Project Management. 

  • Question Type: Multiple Choice  
  • Total Questions: 50 
  • Total Marks: 50 Marks   
  • Pass Mark: 50%, or 25/50 Marks 
  • Duration: 40 Minutes  
  • Open Book/ Closed Book: Closed Book

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Agile Project Management Foundation (AgilePM®). Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Agile Project Management Foundation (AgilePM®), accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

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Agile Project Management Foundation (AgilePM®) FAQs

Yes, all our Agile courses are accredited by APMG International, who created AgilePM® alongside the Agile Business Consortium. We are an APMG ATO (Accredited Training Organisation).
The AgilePM® Foundation training course does not have any prerequisites and is suitable for anybody in, or who has an interest in, project management, from project management students all the way to Executives and Senior Managers. This course can benefit anybody looking to implement an Agile methodology into their projects.
It is recommended to spend 2-5 hours on pre-course work material prior to the course. The Agile Project Management Foundation course last 3 days. There will also be homework assigned during the course.
Our accredited Agile Foundation course and training is in place to thoroughly prepare you for the examination. However, if you fail the Agile Foundation examination, you can rebook the exam. We advise leaving adequate time before the retake, to ensure that you are fully prepared to retake the exam. AMPG have authorised public exam sessions on their website, where you are able to re-take exams at your own leisure. Please contact one of our advisors if you require any further information.
Once you have gained your Foundation AgilePM® qualification, it is advisable to begin your AgilePm® Practitioner qualification. This course is designed to cement your Agile knowledge and allow you to be able to successfully implement these principles into all aspects of your projects.
We recommend the official Agile Project Management Handbook v2.0, which is published by the DSDM Consortium and designed to complement the Foundation and Practitioner training courses. The book also works beyond training as a general resource on the Agile Project Management methodology and how it works, making it a useful reference tool for anybody using or looking to use AgilePM® practices in their day-to-day career. AgilePM® is a registered trademark of Dynamic Systems Development Method Ltd. All rights reserved.
The training fees for Agile Project Management Foundation (AgilePM®) certification in Canada starts from CAD2295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Agile Project Management Foundation (AgilePM®).
Please see our Agile Training courses available in Canada
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We’re an APMG Accredited Training Organisation (ATO)


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Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


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Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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