Agile and agility have become widely used terms. But what exactly do they mean? And what does Agile mean to our projects and our organisations?
The world has become an increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) environment in which to do business. And recent events such as the pandemic, and political and financial disruption have brought this further home. Change is continuous, not least when it comes to customer requirements and expectations. Successful organisations are changing the way they work.
Agile is about people over tools, working product over documentation, collaboration over contract negotiation, embracing change over following the plan. But Agile does not mean ‘lack of control’. During this Agile Project Manager Master Class training course participants will learn how Agile principles, tools and mindsets are systematically used to deliver value in the post-pandemic complex environment. Starting with the principles of Agile, the training course takes a detailed practical look at the most popular frameworks and tools. This Coventry Academy training course finishes with a detailed look at the latest post-pandemic trends and what Agile means to the organisation.
By the end of this training course, participants will be able to:
This Coventry Academy training course is aimed at the Project Manager who wishes to understand and apply the principles of Agile to their projects. However, it is suitable for a wide range of professionals who serve supporting and collaborating roles to the delivery of projects:
This Coventry Academy training course will utilize a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. This includes many examples, case studies, interactive activities, exercises, Q&A sessions and learning from other participants. The aim is to learn practical tools, tips, methodologies and frameworks, as well as their underlying basis in the Agile Manifesto and values. The course ends with practical planning as to each participants’ future steps in applying Agile.