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PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation

Difficulty level: Duration in days: Delivery options:

3

Classroom based

  • PRINCE2 Agile® is the world’s most complete project management solution, combining the flexibility and responsiveness of agile with the clearly defined framework of PRINCE2®. PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation is the long awaited entry product for PRINCE2 Agile® that means this perfect combination of structured and responsive project management is now a stand alone method. This Foundation level product is perfect for individuals and organisations that would like guidance on how to apply agile development methods to PRINCE2® the world's most popular method of project management.

    PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation is supported by an exam qualification and accredited training to support its use. PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation can be applied to any type of project within any industry sector, but with the emphasis on an agile approach.

    This guidance and training helps individuals and organisations understand the basics of management controls for agile development and is the ideal prerequisite to PRINCE2 Agile® Practitioner.

    Benefits Of PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation

    • More accessibility to PRINCE2 Agile®.
    • World renowned brand – over 1 million people have taken PRINCE2®.
    • Will work with any established agile development approach.
    • Deliver demonstrable value earlier in your projects.
    • Is a collaboratively-built programme that is corporate friendly.

  • The key objectives of this course are to:
    • Understanding key concepts and projects within PRINCE2®.
    • Understanding key concepts and projects within PRINCE2 Agile®.
    • Understand how PRINCE2® principles, themes, processes and management products are tailored and / or applied in an agile context.
    • Understand the agile ways of working, key terms and techniques.
    • Understand the focus areas in an agile context.
    • Prepare delegates for the PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation exam.
    • Project Managers & Project Directors
    • Project Coordinators & Project Support Staff
    • Project Officers
    • Project Team Leaders & Team Members
    • Programme / Project Management Office Staff
    • Project Business Analysts
    • Project Schedulers
    • Change Managers
  • There are no formal criteria or pre-requisites for candidates wishing to attend this course, though some familiarity with Project Management and Agile terminology is strongly recommended.
    • 60 minute exam duration (15 minutes additional for non-native english speakers)
    • 60 questions
    • Closed book
    • 33/60 required to pass = 55% pass mark
  • Event Event Date Event End Date Location Individual Price Register
    PRINCE2 Foundation on-line 24x7 24x7 on-line 350,00€
    PRINCE2 Practitioner on-line 24x7 24x7 on-line 200,00€

Course Contents

  • Understand the basic concepts of common agile ways of working
    • Explain the differences between projects and BAU (Business as Usual)
    • Describe agile and its common approaches, how and why agile approaches have developed and where they are used.
    • Describe the history of agile, its contrast to the waterfall way of working and how the agile manifesto fits in
    • Describe the different levels of agile maturity and well-known agile frameworks
    • Describe behaviours, concepts and techniques that characterise agile
    • Define the PRINCE2 Agile view of ‘agile’
    • Describe Kanban, the Kanban method and its six general practices, including the use of Cumulative Flow Diagram (CFDs)
    • Describe the core concepts of Lean start-up
    • Describe the use of workshops
    • Describe how to transition to agile
    • Define Scrum theory and explain the nature of the Scrum team, Scrum events, Scrum artefacts and Sprints
  • Understand the purpose and context for combining PRINCE2 and the agile ways of working:
    • Describe the complementary strengths of PRINCE2 and the agile ways of working
    • Define who can benefit from using PRINCE2 Agile and in what contexts/situation
    • Define the make-up of PRINCE2 Agile (frameworks, behaviours, concepts, techniques, focus areas)
    • Explain the eight ‘guidance points’
    • Explain how PRINCE2 controls and governance can enable agile to be used in many environments
    • Describe what a typical PRINCE2 ‘project journey’ looks like in an agile context
    • Be able to apply and evaluate the focus areas to a project in an agile context
  • Explain the purpose and use of the Agilometer throughout a project:
    • Describe the six sliders used on the Agilometer, explain their significance and how to improve them
    • Describe in detail requirements terminology, decomposition and prioritisation, including MoSCoW and Ordering
    • Explain how requirements prioritisation is used
    • Explain the rich communication focus area, its importance and its key techniques
    • Explain how to manage frequent releases and the benefits of ‘failing fast’
  • Be able to fix and flex the six aspects of a project in an agile context:
    • Describe how to use the ‘hexagon’ in relation to the six aspects of project performance
    • Explain the use of tolerances in terms of what to ‘fix’ and what to ‘flex’ in relation to the six aspects of project performance
    • Describe in detail each of the five targets that underpin the use of the hexagon
    • Explain why the ‘fix and flex’ approach is good for the customer
  • Be able to tailor the PRINCE2 principles, themes, processes and management products to a project in an agile context:
    • Describe in detail the 5 PRINCE2 Agile behaviours (Transparency, Collaboration, Rich Communication, Self-Organisation, Exploration)
    • Explain that agile needs to be incorporated in all seven PRINCE2 processes and all seven themes but that the amount appropriate to each will vary depending on the project context
    • Describe the two common Organisation roles of Scrum master and Product owner
    • Explain how to adjust roles, including the use of specialist roles, and the options for team organisation in a project
    • Describe the make-up of a typical delivery team
    • Describe servant leadership, its use and importance
    • Describe how to define Working Agreements
    • Describe quality setting techniques including ‘definition of done’ and the use of acceptance criteria
    • Describe quality testing, quality checking and management techniques

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