Agile Certified Practitioner Certification PMI-ACP is a fastest catching up Agile Certification advocated by PMI. This is said to be a one-in-all Agile Certification that encompasses the overall umbrella of Agile practices knowledge and understanding for all the roles in Project Management. As agile is also a set of methodologies, frameworks and practices, the PMI-ACP® certification tests you on the multiple aspects and does not restrict to any particular methodology (like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.) or role (like Product Owner, Agile Coach, Scrum Master, etc.) Once you are a certified PMI-ACP®, it means that you are in a different league of agile practitioners.
PMI-ACP certification was created by agilists for agilists. Organizations that are highly agile and responsive to market dynamics complete more of their projects successfully than their slower-moving counterparts. The PMI-ACP spans many approaches to agile such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, extreme programming (XP) and test-driven development (TDD). So it will increase your versatility, wherever your projects may take you.
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By earning the PMI-ACP certification, practitioners can:
The PMI-ACP will equip you with following:
You need a general project experience of 2,000 hours with project teams you must have earned the hours within the last 5 years. Agile project experience is a minimum of 1,500 hours, and it is separate from the above 2,000 general project experience.
PMI-ACP covers a broad range of agile methods (Scrum, Kanban, XP, FDD, Crystal, DSDM, etc.). Also, it has strict requirements for both agile training as well as agile experience.
The current costs for the PMI-ACP certification exams are $435 and $495 for members and non-members respectively.
The following are the Minimum criteria that needs to be fulfilled:
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.