The PMI Agile certificate is designed to recognize knowledge of agile principles, practices and tools and techniques across agile methodologies.The use of agile as an approach to managing projects has been increasing dramatically over the last several years. Research has demonstrates the value that agile can have in decreasing product defects, improving team productivity, and increasing delivery of business value. The PMI-ACP is not limited to project managers or Project Management Professional (PMP) credential holders; individuals with experience working on agile project teams are eligible.
- 2,000 hours working on project teams
- 1500 hours working on agile project teams or agile methodologies, in addition to general project hours.
- 21 contact hours in agile practices
The ACPM Credential Examination
To earn the PMI-ACP certification, you must meet the experience and education requirements, and pass the PMI-ACP exam, a 120-question, multiple-choice test.Regardless of your experience and education, you should still prepare vigorously for the exam. Successful candidates will typically use multiple study aids including courses, self-study and study groups.
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