Agile Project Management — A 2 day course

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Agile has caught the attention of business leaders in the UK and globally as a means of managing change, reducing time to market, eliminating waste and attracting and retaining customers.

The question is - what is Agile Project Management and how does it differ from traditional waterfall? What are the skills and competencies required for this role?

Can Agile work with your existing governance frameworks like PRINCE2® Agile methodologies empower the Team to create an evolving solution which means that the role of the Project Manager becomes that of the Leader rather than Manager.

We explore the drivers and business value of Agile, introduce valuable practices into the core DNA of your business and highlight cultural and operational changes required to deliver successful Agile projects.

This two day course uses provides an introduction to Agile and each of the leading Agile methods; including Scrum, eXtreme Programming, and Lean Software Development, using practical exercises to demonstrate the skills required to manage an Agile project.


Principles of Agile Project Management and the Agile Manifesto

Principles of Scrum, eXtreme Programming and Lean software development

Managing Requirements and User Stories

Estimating, dividing and merging User Stories

Timeboxing and Prioritisation

Agile Project, Release, and Iteration Planning

Project Roles, Responsibilities and Rights

Project Manager Responsibilities and Team Facilitation

Stakeholder management

Agile Business Analysis

Quality and Agile Testing

Daily Scrums, Project Reviews and Retrospectives

Integrating Agile with other frameworks ie PRINCE2

Transitioning to Agile

People aspects of Agile - Agile Culture and Team well-being

Scaling Agile - Enterprise Agile

Scrum of Scrums


Suitable For

Project Managers, Project Support Managers and Team members intending to deliver Agile projects


Experience of Project Management or Software Development experience is required.