PMI-ACP® Certification Training

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An immersive exam-prep course that prepares you for the PMI-ACP certification exam. This course covers the most recent update (March 2018) to the certification exam and is available in multiple learning formats; bootcamp and without bootcamp. Make your learning experience convenient without compromising on the learning outcomes.
  • Bootcamp (3-day classes)

  • 1-year access to PMI approved audio-video lectures

  • 2 simulated PMI-ACP exams

  • 21 contact hour certificate

  • 1 day hands-on exam solving session

  • 100% money-back guarantee

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Course Overview

This training program is geared towards a 360° coverage of the PMI-ACP certification exam. The courseware utilizes a mix of practice tests and video presentations (in addition to instructor-led lectures for Bootcamp formats) for an impactful learning experience. All course formats individually fulfill the 21 contact hours' education requirement for the PMI-ACP exam. 
  • 3-day immersive training 
  • 1-year access to the audio-video lectures, practice questions, 2 simulated exams, and more
  • 21 Contact Hours Certificate that satisfies PMI’s education eligibility requirements
  • Additional one-day live exam solving session during which one of our instructors solves a simulated full-length PMI-ACP exam while you watch

Course Outline

Skills

Leverage Agile techniques and learn about Agile frameworks and methodologies like Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Feature Driven Development (FDD), and Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM).


Alignment

The courseware is aligned with the official PMI-ACP exam content outline and covers the latest exam update (March 2018) along with PMI's list of reference materials for the exam.

Outcome

The expected outcome of this course is to give you sufficient knowledge, skills, and simulated testing experience to clear your PMI-ACP certification exam in your first attempt.


Introduction
Agenda
What is PMI and PMI-ACP Exam?
What exactly is Agile?
Why Agile?
Agile Mindset and Servant Leader
The Agile Manifesto
Agile Frameworks
Scrum roles and frameworks
Scrum Ceremonies
XTREME Programming
Crystal methodology
Dynamic Systems Development Method
Agile Project Management Frameworks
Agile Lean principles
Kanban Framework
Open-up framework
Quiz
Value Creation
Time Value of Money
Project Feasibility
Prioritization Techniques
Risk Management
Minimum Marketable Feature
EVM metrics
Agile Contracts
Gaining Value through Feedback
Defining the Stakeholder
Understand Stakeholder needs
Ensure Stakeholder Involvement
Manage Stakeholder Expectations
Team Formation
Team Empowerment
Team Collaboration and Commitment

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Frequently Asked Questions

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A. The following are the basic eligibility criteria for the PMI-ACP Certification exam.

Educational
Background
+ General Project Experience + Agile Project Experience + Training in Agile Practices

Secondary
degree (high
school
diploma,
associate’s
degree or
global
equivalent)

 

*2,000 hours (12 months) working on project teams This experience must have been earned in the last 5 years

 

1,500 hours (8 months) working on project teams using agile methodologies.

This experience must have been earned in the last 3 years

These hours are in addition to the 2,000 hours required in general project experience.

 

21 contact hours

Hours must have been earned in agile practices

*Note: for those who hold a Project Management Professional (PMP®) and/or PgMP credentials, PMI has already verified you have exceeded the project experience requirements. In other words, PMP® and/or PgMP credential holders will be accepted as fulfilling the general project experience requirements.

A:  Project Management Institute Agile Certified Practitioner

A: PMI is the world’s largest not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession. PMI’s professional resources and research empower more than 700,000 members, credential holders and volunteers in nearly every country in the world. PMI is the apex certification body for the PMI-ACP Credential.

A:  GreyCampus' PMI-ACP course is suitable for anyone who works in agile teams or whose organisation is adopting agile practices.

A:  PMI - Project Management Body of Knowledge - www.pmi.org

A: The PMI-ACP Certification exam is typically conducted in the computer-based testing (CBT) mode at Prometric CBT centers located across the world. The exam is for 3-hour duration and consists of 120 multiple-choice questions. Out of these 120 questions, 100 questions are scored and considered towards final score calculation, while the remaining 20 questions are pretest questions that are not scored.

A:  For a member, the computer-based exam's fee is USD 435 and for a non-member, it is USD 495 and for paper-based testing, the fee is USD 385 for a member and USD 445 for a non-member.

A:  In order to retain your PMI-ACP certification credential, you should earn 30 PDUs in agile topics, every three years.

A:  The certification exam consists of 120 multiple-choice questions which should be answered within three hours.

A: For both Bootcamp and Without Bootcamp:

As soon as you register, an automated email with your receipt and your access credentials for audio-video lectures is sent to your registered email ID.

For Bootcamp*

  • Within 24 hours you will receive a welcome email directly from the training coordinator managing the specific workshop batch you've opted for.
  • 3 working days before the batch start date: You will receive a reminder from the training coordinator about the upcoming training.
  • On the workshop start date (1 hour before starting off): Your training coordinator will reach you to check if you're having issues with logging online.
  • Last day of the workshop: Your training coordinator will ask you to share your feedback for the training.
  • 1 working day from the last day of the workshop: Your training coordinator will reach out to you with the next steps, like how to download your certificate(s) and how to avail the post-training helpline (as applicable).

Domain

Percentage of Questions

Agile tools and techniques

50%

Agile knowledge and skills 

50%

Total

100%

A: The cost of the PMI-ACP Certification exam in the Computer-based testing mode is as follows:

PMI Member Status

USD Fee

Non-member

USD495

Member

USD435

A: A PMI REP or Registered Education provider is an organization that has undergone a stringent review of the quality of training delivery by PMI and has been recognized by PMI to assign pre-approved professional development units or PDUs to PMI credential holders. You should attend training programs at PMI R.E.P.s as this assures you of the quality of the training delivery and gives you a learning experience that is in line with the coverage of the actual PMI-ACP exam. Please note that GreyCampus is a global REP of PMI with the PMI REP ID as 3871.

A: Without BootCamp: Training sessions without BootCamps are governed by a 3-day trial policy. In the unlikely case of being dissatisfied with the course content, a delegate must reach out to the support team at support@greycampus.com within 3 days from the date of purchase. After verification, the entire amount will be credited in the original payment mode.
 
The refund policy mentioned above will stand void and thus unenforceable in case a delegate is found to be involved in any of the following scenarios:
  • Accessing more than 30% of the content available
  • Downloading eBook or any offline material
  • Attempting one or more mock tests
  • Using exam vouchers
 
BootCamp: BootCamp training refunds are subject to the 1st day of 1st training class refund policy. Upon finding the training unsatisfactory, the delegate must inform GreyCampus within 24 hours from the time when the first session began. All such communications should be directed to the support team reachable at support@greycampus.com. In such cases, the delegate will be refunded the entire amount paid in the original mode of payment.
 
The guarantee is valid for participants who have paid the entire enrollment fee.

A: PMI-ACP holders need to earn 30 professional development units (PDUs) over three years to maintain the credential. Your certification and/or Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) cycle starts the day you pass the PMI-ACP certification exam and ends on the same date three years later. To earn PDUs one must be a PMI-ACP holder.

A: There are 6 categories of PDUs. (A,B,C,D,E and F)

1. Category A: Courses offered by PMI’s R.E.P.s or Chapters and Communities

You can earn PDUs by taking up courses offered by PMI’s R.E.P.s or Chapters and Communities

The PDU Rule:1 hour of instruction related to project management, project risk, project scheduling, or program management equals 1 PDU.

2. Category B: Continuing Education

You can earn PDUs by completing an academic course offered by a University or college.

3. Category C: Self-Directed Learning

You can earn PDUs by having formal discussions with colleagues, coworkers, reading articles, books, or instructional manuals, watching videos, using interactive CD-ROMs and more.

4. Category D: Creating New Project Management Knowledge

Create new knowledge for the topic related to your credential area of expertise like, project management, project risk management, project scheduling, or program management and earn PDUs.

5. Category E: Volunteer Service

PDUs can be earned by providing volunteer, non-compensated project management, project risk, project scheduling, or program management services to non-employer or non-client customer groups.

6. Category F: Working as a Professional in Project Management

Professionals can earn PDUs by working as a project manager (project risk management professional, project scheduling professional or program manager).

A: GreyCampus provides A Category PDUs. You can now earn PDUs by attending our courses and we are PMI’s Registered Education Providers REP (ID 3871). We have high impact, proven training by experienced, expert instructors across 50+ locations globally.

A: You can check out the PMI official site at www.pmi.org for information related to the PMI-ACP credential. You can also check out the PMI-ACP Handbook for more information.

A: All CCR E-Certificates will reach participants within 2 business days after the training.
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