Intro to Agile Project Management

Date & Time: 

  Friday 02/15/2019 - 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Location: 

  Hilton Homewood Suites
Register for the course at the Fort Worth PMI Chapter / Banyan Group CoBranding Site:

 



 


Start Time: 8:30 AM
PDUs: 8
Location: Hilton Homewood Suites Fort Worth Medical Center,  2200 Charlie Lane, Fort Worth, TX  76104
Course Cost: 
Chapter Member Price: $295
Not a member of Fort Worth Chapter and want to be?  
Read 'Membership' information at the bottom of this page.

Course Description
Project Management professionals are familiar with the concepts of traditional project management, but some companies are turning to Agile Project Management. In this course, students will not only receive a thorough introduction to Agile project management, but will also learn how it aligns with traditional, PMBoK-based project management.

If you're considering PMI's new Agile Certified Practitionner (PMI-ACP), this course will give you 8 contact hours toward that certification in addition 8 PDUs or contact hours toward the PMP certification.

Course Objective
Students will identify the Agile project management principles and learn how to use Scrum to manage projects.

Target Student
This course is intended for Project Managers, Program Managers, or anyone who wants to learn about Agile Project Management.

Attendees will receive the following: 
- Course workbook 
- Continental breakfast

Delivery Method
Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Performance-Based Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 
- describe Agile project management.
- describe the Scrum methodology used to manage a project.
- manage projects using the Scrum methodology.
- understand the critical success factors to implement Agile.

Instructor:
Phil Williams, PMP, PMI-ACP
Phil Williams is a consultant, speaker and senior instructor with Banyan Group Consulting.  He is a Project Management Professional (PMP) and Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) with extensive experience working with clients large and small across many industries.  
As an instructor, Phil brings knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to his classes and workshops.  It’s his personal mission to deliver knowledge that will enable project management professionals to be more effective and achieve greater success. 
Phil has a BBA from Baylor University and currently lives in the Texas hill country near Boerne.

PMI & Fort Worth Chapter Membership
How do I become a PMI member?
The easiest method is through the  www.pmi.org website.  Click "Join" (upper right corner of page). You will have the option to add chapter membership at this time as well.

How do I become a Fort Worth Chapter member?
If you are already a PMI member and wish to join our chapter, Go to the PMI Global website www.pmi.org.  Log in using your PMI member ID and password.   Click "Get Involved" and then click the "chapter" link.  Select the chapter and click the "join" button.
 
     
Members Only Event
This event is for Chapter members only. You may join (or add) this Chapter through the PMI Global website (www.pmi.org). We typically receive your new membership information within 24 hours and you'll be able to sign-on to this Chapter website using your PMI ID number (or registered email address).