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PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner

Course Details

Name PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner
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Location:
London - Central
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Price:
£1195.00 +vat
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Course ID:
467258

Overview

Learn to combine the flexibility and responsiveness of Agile with the effective governance and control of PRINCE2. Through practice exam questions, workshops, and overnight study, this training course provides the knowledge to achieve the PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner certification, and the experience to create an environment focused on both management and delivery.

Learning Objectives

You Will Learn How To

  • Configure and tune PRINCE2 to utilise Agile frameworks
  • Implement PRINCE2 for its project direction and management
  • Apply an Agile framework for product delivery
  • Combine management control with delivery flexibility

Pre-Requisites

Requirements:

  • This PRINCE2 Agile course can be taken if you hold any of the following certifications: PRINCE2 Foundation, PRINCE2 Practitioner, Project Management Professional® (PMP), Certified Associate in Project Management® (CAPM), and IMPA Levels A,B,C, and D® (Certified Projects Director)

Course Preparation:

  • Prior to the course, we recommend 20-30 hours of study of the following materials that will be sent to you three weeks prior to the course:
    • PRINCE2® Agile manual
    • Study guide to help structure your reading of the manual
  • Evening study on day 1 will be required 

Course Content

Course Outline

What is PRINCE2 Agile?

  • Establishing the rationale of PRINCE2 Agile
  • Identifying who can use it

Reviewing the Fundamental Concepts

Introducing PRINCE2 Agile

  • Comparing projects to business as usual
  • Positioning PRINCE2 Agile for projects only

Characterising the meaning of Agile

  • Establishing the basics
  • Summarising the most well-known agile frameworks
  • Introducing behaviours, concepts and techniques

Blending PRINCE2 and Agile

  • Supporting the PRINCE2 community
  • Identifying the benefits of PRINCE2 Agile
  • Establishing when and where to apply PRINCE2 Agile

Applying Agile to the PRINCE2 journey

  • Reviewing the constituent parts of PRINCE2
  • Clarifying the tailoring appropriate to agile working
  • Visualising the pre-project and the initiation stage
  • Enhancing the delivery stages
  • Simplifying the final delivery stage

Flexing and fixing

  • Focusing on flexing what is to be delivered
  • Fixing time and cost
  • Defining the five targets; the reasons that underpin the thinking
  • PRINCE2 Agile Guidance, Tailoring and Techniques

Getting started with PRINCE2 Agile

  • Applying the PRINCE2 principles
  • Introducing Agile behaviours

Applying the 7 PRINCE2 themes

  • Establishing which themes are most prominent
  • Developing the Business Case theme
  • Extending the Organisation theme
  • Clarifying the application of the Quality theme
  • Combining Agile concepts into the Plans and Progress themes
  • Maintaining the Risk and Change themes

Tailoring the 7 PRINCE2 processes

  • Incorporating Sprints and flow-based timeboxes
  • Maintaining clear project justification and addressing emergent thinking
  • Tailoring Controlling a Stage to an Agile environment
  • Managing the interface between Project Management and Product Delivery
  • Ensuring that Agile concepts guide the delivery
  • Confirming viability of the project with stage boundaries
  • Closing the project appropriately

Integrating Agile concepts and techniques into PRINCE2

  • Assessing project complexity with the Cynefin framework
  • Utilising Scrum and Kanban to help with product delivery
  • Enhancing learning and managing uncertainty using the Lean Startup method
  • Applying Lean Startup to PRINCE2
  • Defining Areas of Focus for PRINCE2 Agile

Assessing Agile suitability with the Agilometer

  • Pinpointing 6 key areas of agile suitability
  • Determining the agile environment of a project
  • Tailoring PRINCE2 based upon feedback on the 6 key areas

Defining requirements and user stories

  • Developing requirements so they are conducive to agile working
  • Reviewing approaches for prioritising requirements
  • Defining product descriptions with the right level of detail

Communicating effectively

  • Developing rich communication
  • Shifting the emphasis to enable agile working

Releasing early and frequently

  • Realising the benefits of frequent releases
  • Planning the project on features and requirements
  • Employing product-based planning

Creating contracts when using Agile

  • Collaborating to create a contract based upon outcomes
  • Driving the right behaviours
  • Structuring a contract to align with agile working
  • The contract as a safety net

 

London - Euston

Description:

This venue, based in Central London, has over 30 fully-equipped classrooms. The classrooms are spread across four floors of Euston House and there are coffee lounges on each floor. 

Registration takes place in the Reception Area on the ground floor and the nearest tube stations are Euston and Euston Square.

Location:

Euston House
24 Eversholt Street
London
NW1 1AD

 

Directions:

From Euston Station
(Northern and Victoria Lines)

Exit into Euston Railway Station. Leave the station through the main doors and turn left immediately. Walk along to stairs leading down to Eversholt Street. Cross the road to Euston House.

For the latest travel information, please visit www.tfl.gov.uk

From Euston Square Underground Station

(Circle, Metropolitan, Hammersmith and City Lines)

Take the exit marked Euston Road (North) and Railway Station. Turn left at the top of the stairs onto Euston Road. Walk past two sets of traffic lights and Euston Railway Station. On the third set of traffic lights turn left into Euston Square. This becomes Eversholt Street. Euston House is on the right past The Royal George Pub.

Parking


All London car parks charge typical city rates.  The closest is the NCP car park at Euston Railway Station.


PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner certification accredited by PeopleCert on behalf of Axelos

This course is approved by PMI® for 17 professional development units (PDUs).

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