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Agile Overview Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Agile

  • What is Agile?
  • Agile Manifesto

Module 2: Philosophy and Approach

  • Fundamentals
  • Philosophy
  • What is Negotiable?
  • Principles of DSDM
  • Which Agile Approach?

Module 3: Roles and Responsibilities

  • Business Sponsor
  • Business Visionary
  • Technical Coordinator
  • Project Manager
  • Business Analyst and Ambassador
  • Team Leader
  • SDT Roles
  • Business and Technical Advisor
  • Supporting Roles
  • Project Level Roles
  • Project Manager (PM) Role and Key Relationships
  • PRINCE2 Agile® Structure
  • Organisation
    • Guidance
    • Adjustments
    • Delivery Team
    • Project Structures

Module 4: Processes and Products

  • DSDM Process
  • Configuring the Process
  • Management Products

Module 5: Communication

  • Introduction to Communication
  • Facilitated Workshops
  • Modelling
  • Daily Stand-Up
  • Iterative Development

Module 6: Prioritisation and Timeboxing

  • MoSCoW Prioritisation
  • Integral Part of Planning Process
  • Delivering the Business Case
  • Prioritisation
  • Timeboxing
  • DSDM Structured Timebox
  • Free Format Timebox

Module 7: Requirements and Estimating

  • Agile Requirements
  • Requirements
  • User Stories
  • Confirmation
  • Well-Constructed User Stories
  • Requirements Through the DSDM Lifecycle
  • Requirements Top Tips
  • Estimating
    • Coping with Uncertainty
  • Style of Estimating
    • Top Down
    • Bottom Up
  • Estimating Through the Lifecycle
  • Estimating Top Tips

Module 8: Scrum

  • Scrum Theory
  • Scrum Team
  • Scrum Events
  • Scrum Artefacts

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Who should attend this Agile Overview Course?

The Agile Overview Course is for anyone who wants to gain a foundational understanding of Agile principles, methodologies, and practices. This Agile Training can be beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Software Developers and Engineers
  • Business Executives and Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Product Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Quality Assurance (QA) Professionals
  • Human Resource (HR) Professionals

Prerequisites of the Agile Overview Course

There are no formal prerequisites for attending this Agile Overview Course.

Agile Overview Course Overview

Agile methodology has revolutionised project management, emphasising adaptability, collaboration, and customer feedback. This course delves into Agile principles, frameworks, and best practices, providing a comprehensive understanding of its significance in fostering innovation, efficiency, and client satisfaction in diverse industries.

Proficiency in Agile is essential for professionals aspiring to lead transformative projects. Project Managers, Developers, Product Owners, and executives benefit immensely. Agile mastery ensures streamlined workflows, quicker project deliveries, and enhanced stakeholder engagement. This course is tailored for professionals aiming to navigate complex projects successfully and meet the dynamic demands of the market.

This intensive 1-day training equips delegates with a comprehensive understanding of Agile principles and practices. Delegates will learn to streamline project workflows, improve collaboration, and enhance product development efficiency. They'll gain the knowledge and skills needed to facilitate Agile adoption within their organisations, resulting in faster delivery and increased customer satisfaction.

Course Objectives:

  • To understand the core principles and values of Agile
  • To implement Agile methodologies to manage projects more effectively
  • To foster a culture of collaboration and adaptability within their teams
  • To utilise Agile tools and techniques to enhance product development
  • To identify and address common challenges in Agile adoption
  • To lead Agile initiatives and empower teams for success
  • To improve project transparency and customer feedback integration
  • To explore case studies and real-world examples of Agile in action

After completing the Agile Overview Course, delegates will receive a certification that validates their knowledge and proficiency in Agile methodologies. This certification demonstrates their commitment to delivering high-quality, customer-centric results in an increasingly competitive and fast-paced business environment.

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What’s included in this Agile Overview Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • Agile Overview Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Why choose us

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.


Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience


Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.


Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.


Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

What our customers are saying

Agile Overview FAQs

Agile is an iterative method for software development and project management that allows teams to provide their customers with value faster and more effortlessly.
Agile is important for software developments, which use heavyweight methodologies based on phases and stage gates that include a lot of processes and documentation.
Agile has various features, including continuous improvement, identifying problems, adaptability, flexibility, product quality, delivering working software, and customer satisfaction.
At the end of this training course, delegates will be able to identify how organisation, guidance, and adjustments can affect project outcomes. They will also be able to prioritise and timebox the tasks that provide control at the lowest level and prove estimation is working.
In this Agile Overview Training course, you will learn about the Agile Manifesto, negotiable, principles of DSDM, business sponsor and visionary, technical coordinator, business analyst, SDT roles, organisation, DSDM process, management products, and other essential topics.
The price for Agile Overview certification in the United Kingdom starts from £995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Agile Overview.
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Why choose us


Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Trusted & Approved

We’re an APMG Accredited Training Organisation (ATO)


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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