Transitioning to Agile Project Management

In this instructor led, online training course, students will learn how use their current Waterfall project management best practices and to adopt and apply effective Agile best practices. This course will introduce Waterfall teams to Agile frameworks to allow for effective tailoring on current or future projects.

Instructor: Ashley Hunt

Skills Learned

By the end of this course, students will have learned:

  • About the differences in Agile
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • User stories
  • About best practices
  • About agility within an organization

Who Should Attend This Course

  • Project managers
  • Program managers
  • Analysts
  • Developers
  • Testers
  • IT Managers/directors
  • Software engineers, architects, and managers
  • Team Leaders

Course Outline

  • The differences between waterfall and agile teams
  • Successful frameworks for Agile implementation
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Agile Pre-project engagement and charters
  • Iteration Zero
  • The Product Backlog
  • Stakeholder engagement and the definition of done
  • User Stories
  • Planning the Iteration
  • Value Driven Delivery and Performance Tracking
  • Identifying the value stream
  • Continuous Improvement best practices
  • Organizational Agility