PRINCE2 Agile®: Where control meets innovation, collaboration & flexibility
This bundle contains both the training & exam to allow you to gain your PRINCE2 Agile® Practitioner Certification.
For those in the Project Management sector & who know PRINCE2®, this is the latest next step for you. If you have not already passed your PRINCE2® Foundation examination we strongly advise that you do so first, as it is one of the prerequisites for the PRINCE2 Agile® examination. If you want to learn and even take the exam for PRINCE2®, you can find a complete training & examination bundle here. To find out other prerequisites for the examination, please see the tab 'About Exam' below.
What is PRINCE2 Agile®?
PRINCE2 Agile® is an extension module designed specifically to tailor PRINCE2® to an agile environment. The certification has been created for organisations and individuals already using PRINCE2® who would like further guidance on how to apply Agile methods to the world’s most popular project management framework.
PRINCE2 Agile® has been developed as a single-tier Practitioner qualification. The purpose of the certification is to demonstrate that you can apply and tailor PRINCE2® to an agile scenario.
Who is PRINCE2 Agile® for?
The certification is ideal for able PRINCE2® practitioners seeking to extend their knowledge and understanding of Agile®, applying its approach within their existing project management environment.
What are the benefits of PRINCE2 Agile®?
- To understand the basic concepts of common agile ways of working
- To explore the purpose and context for combining PRINCE2® and the agile way of working
- To apply and evaluate the focus areas to a project in an agile context
- To fix and flex the six aspects of a project in an agile context
- To apply or tailor the PRINCE2® principles, themes, processes and management products to a project in an agile context
- To prepare delegates for the PRINCE2 Agile® Practitioner exam
Either take the examination online* or contact us to find out information about local testing centres.
*Examinations online require good internet connection and a working web cam.
Units Of Study
Projects and Business as Usual;
What is agile? A look at different agile frameworks.
What is PRINCE2 Agile®?
The PRINCE2 Agile® journey and a brief recap of PRINCE2®
The Hexagon - the 6 aspects of project performance and what to fix and flex
How the 5 targets support the Hexagon
Rich Communication and Workshops
Incorporating the wider customer view
PRINCE2® principles and PRINCE2 Agile® behaviours
Start Up, Initiation and the use of Cynefin Framework to help apply the right Agile approach to different situations; applying Lean Start-up principles
Controlling a Stage, the use of Agile Work Packages and planning for frequent releases
Managing Product Delivery, the use of Scrum and Kanban, the use of burn charts and information radiators
Managing a Stage Boundary, Retrospectives, inspect and adapt
Directing a Project, Pull rather than push reporting and collaboration, varying the direction needed depending on Agile maturity
Closing a Project, how it might look in an Agile context
Business Case and the minimum viable product; Requirements, and user stories; Prioritisation and the use of MoSCoW; how to define Value
Change theme and the feedback loop, embracing change
Organisation and the delivery team; Scrum Roles and the Servant Leadership concept; self organisation
Risk and the use of the Agilometer
Plans and the Agile approach to planning, how to estimate in an agile environment
Progress and full coverage of burn charts and information radiators
Quality and the Agile “Definition of Done”
PRINCE2® Management products
Tailoring the products for use in an Agile environment.
Agile Contracts, what needs to be considered for an Agile contract.
Health check and transitioning to PRINCE2 Agile®; advice for a Project Manager using Agile.
A specially-written scenario runs throughout the course.
A set of practical tasks, games and workshops provide a chance to apply some of the techniques and practices.
Plenty of opportunity is given to practice the Practitioner style questions to fully prepare delegates for the objective test exam.
As of 1 October 2016, PRINCE2 Agile can be taken if you hold any of the following certifications:
Project Management Professional® (PMP)
Certified Associate in Project Management® (CAPM)
IMPA Levels A,B,C and D® (Certified Projects Director).
This represents an extension of the prerequisites for PRINCE2 Agile and will initially run until 31 December 2017.
For more information, see our PRINCE2 Agile Prerequisite update FAQs (PDF, 104KB).
50 questions each worth one mark
30 marks or more required to pass out of 50 questions - 60% pass mark
Two-and-a-half hours’ (150 minutes) duration, no additional reading time
Open book exam (official PRINCE2 Agile guide only).
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