Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) Foundation course (London)
- Course Duration: 2
Discover the essentials of agile project management
This Agile Project Management course provides the one thing missing from agile methods - project management. Learn cutting edge, flexible ways to manage any agile project. Suitable for anyone that works on agile projects, especially creative creatures and techies who want professional certification.
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This course at a glance
weekday: 3 days;
weekend: 3 days (Sat, Sun and Sat)
- Location: London
- Hours: 9:30-17:00
- Pre-requisite: none
- Pre-course: 1 hour
- Exam: included
- Results: same day
- Pass rates: 99%
- Class size: small
- Accredited: yes
- PMI PDUs awarded: 16
This 3-day Agile Project Management Foundation course offers accreditation in the world’s first Agile Project Management qualification – the AgilePM Foundation certificate.
Agile Project Management courses are based upon DSDM’s Agile Project Framework, a leading and proven agile approach. The AgilePM Foundation course will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to work effectively on agile projects.
Knowledge Train is based in London and is an accredited AgilePM training organisation, so you can be confident our courses conform to the highest standards of AgilePM training.
Wondering if AgilePM training is right for you? Please read this detailed guide.
You can take this course without having any prior knowledge or experience of agile project management. In fact, many students attend this course without any prior experience.
Our Agile Project Management Foundation courses are designed to give you the best chance of passing your AgilePM Foundation exam first time. This is reflected in our exceptional AgilePM Foundation pass rate of 99%.
Pre-course study and homework
All our Agile Project Management Foundation courses comes with 1 hour of concise pre-course reading. You can expect 2 hours of homework each night of the course.
This Agile Project Management Foundation course lasts for 3 days (Monday to Wednesday*). You will sit the AgilePM Foundation exam during the course.
The Agile Project Management Foundation class times are:
- Monday*: 09:30am - 17:00pm
- Tuesday: 09:30am - 17:00pm
- Wednesday: 09:30am – 17:00pm
*If Monday is a Bank Holiday, classes start on Tuesday and end on Thursday.
The course covers all topics from the AgilePM Foundation syllabus. It focuses on understanding the agile methodology and learning essential agile techniques.
The Agile Project Management Foundation course covers the following topics:
- What is Agile?
- Choosing an appropriate agile approach
- Philosophy, principles and project variables
- Agile project management processes
- Roles and responsibilities on agile projects
- Agile project management products
- Planning and control on agile projects
- Key practices: prioritization and time-boxing
- Other practices: facilitated workshops, modelling and iterative development
- AgilePM Foundation exam preparation
The AgilePM Foundation exam is taken on day 3. It’s a 40-minute exam with 50 multiple-choice questions. The pass mark is 50% (i.e. 25 marks or more). It is a closed-book exam and you receive your results straightaway. Our current pass rate is 99%.
What’s included in the price?
- Training and exam preparation from an approved AgilePM trainer
- AgilePM Foundation exam
- AgilePM Foundation certificate (on passing the exam)
- 1-year Agile Business Consortium membership for free (on passing the exam)
- Official Agile Project Management Handbook version 2.0
- Detailed AgilePM course notes
- Sample AgilePM Foundation exams
Which version are your Agile Project Management Foundation courses?
All our AgilePM Foundation training courses follow the Agile Project Management v2.0 syllabus and handbook. Both the syllabus and handbook are based upon the Agile Project Framework, which is the latest version of DSDM.
Are there any prerequisites for the Agile Project Management Foundation course?
No. The AgilePM Foundation training course has no prerequisites. However, passing the AgilePM Foundation exam is a prerequisite if you want to sit the AgilePM Practitioner exam.
What is the Agile Project Management Foundation pre-course reading?
All our AgilePM Foundation courses include 1 hour of pre-course material to read before attendance.
When do I get the official Agile Project Management handbook?
All our AgilePM Foundation and AgilePM Foundation & Practitioner courses include a copy of the Agile Project Management Handbook v2.0. You’ll be given a copy on the first morning of the course, along with all other AgilePM Foundation course materials.
Can I get extra time in the AgilePM Foundation exam for language/medical reasons?
If you have a medical issue, or English is not your native language, please talk to us before attending your AgilePM Foundation course. We can contact the AgilePM accreditation body to request extra time for you. Please note that any medical issue will normally require proof, such as a doctor’s note.
How long does it take to get my AgilePM Foundation exam results and certificate?
When you’ve finished the AgilePM Foundation exam, your trainer will mark the exam and give you a provisional result. APMG will email your official result and e-certificate 5-7 business days later.
What are your AgilePM exam pass rates?
Our exam pass rates for AgilePM training are high. For AgilePM Foundation the pass rate is 99%. The pass rate for AgilePM Practitioner is also 99%.
Is the AgilePM Foundation exam difficult?
The AgilePM Foundation exam is a straightforward multiple-choice exam. It tests candidates on agile terminology and concepts. Thorough exam preparation is a crucial part of all our Agile Project Management training. Our exam pass rate is high, at 99% for both AgilePM Foundation and AgilePM Practitioner.
How long does the AgilePM Foundation qualification last?
The AgilePM Foundation and AgilePM Practitioner qualifications never expire, but AgilePM Registered Practitioner Status expires after five years. You become an AgilePM Registered Practitioner upon successfully passing the AgilePM Practitioner exam. To renew this status, you must pass an AgilePM Re-registration exam 3-5 years after passing your initial AgilePM Practitioner exam.
Are there any example AgilePM Foundation exam questions?
Yes. As part of your AgilePM Foundation training you will be given access to 2 full sample AgilePM Foundation exam papers.
Is Knowledge Train related to other companies with similar names?
No. We have no partner or subsidiary companies. However, we have noticed since we started in 2005 that other companies have tried to copy us by taking part of our name. That’s why you’ll see other AgilePM Foundation training providers with the word ‘Knowledge’ in the name. Always better to go with the original though rather than with cheap copies! Read our story here.
Do you have a good reputation?
Since 2005 we have established a reputation for the highest standards in the industry. Don’t just believe what we tell you though – trust what our students say. Our Google reviews by our former students are amongst the best of any AgilePM Foundation training provider in the UK. That’s proof of our commitment to provide unrivalled service and quality to all our customers.
What about your Agile Project Management trainers?
Our instructors have both a combination of real-world agile project management experience and AgilePM Foundation training experience. Trainers with poor student feedback do not stay working for us. Find out more about our Agile Project Management trainers here.
Where is the Agile Project Management Foundation venue?
Our weekday AgilePM Foundation training takes place at 200 Aldersgate Street, London, EC1A 4HD. Our AgilePM Foundation weekend courses take place at 14 Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6AX. Read more about our venues here.
I use a wheelchair. Can I get access to the venue?
This depends upon the venue. Please call us to check whether wheelchair access is provided.
Can you deliver Agile Project Management Foundation training at my company's premises?
Yes. All our AgilePM Foundation training courses are available as in-house training. Please contact us for a quote here.
Does your Agile Project Management Foundation training offer value for money?
Yes. Our AgilePM Foundation training prices are competitive, all-inclusive and contain no hidden costs. Because we offer a high-quality training experience, you are far more likely to pass with us than with our cheaper competitors. If you are shopping around and want to compare Agile Project Management training providers, make sure you keep these questions in mind.
Payment & refunds
Do you offer discounts for group bookings?
Yes. Please contact us to discuss your requirements with our customer service staff.
Do you charge VAT?
We charge VAT at the standard rate of 20%. If you’re an individual paying yourself, you will have to pay the VAT, even if you live outside the UK. In some rare cases your organisation might be exempt from paying VAT. In such a situation, we normally need a certificate to prove VAT exemption.
Can I change my Agile Project Management Foundation course dates if something comes up?
You can change your course date up to 2 weeks before the course starts subject to an amendment fee of £125 + VAT. Changes cannot be made to the booking within 2 weeks of the course start date. We are very customer centric and always try to work with customers to achieve an outcome that works for everyone. Please see our full terms and conditions for more details.
Are your Agile Project Management Foundation courses refundable?
Bookings may be cancelled if written notice is received at least 4 weeks prior to the start-date of the AgilePM Foundation course. In such cases a fee of £75 + VAT will be charged. If a cancellation notice is received between 4 and 2 weeks prior to the start of the course, there will be a penalty charge of 50% of the fee for that course. If notice is received less than 2 weeks before the start of the course, then no part of the course fee will be refunded. Please see our full terms and conditions for more details.
How long does my booking confirmation take?
Bookings placed by 5pm on a working day are always processed same day. If we haven’t received payment for a booking, an invoice will be emailed to you. If we have received payment for a booking, joining instructions will be emailed to you for classroom courses confirmed to run, or online courses.
Bookings placed outside business hours will be processed in the morning of the next working day following the same procedure above.
For classroom AgilePM Foundation courses not yet confirmed to run at the time of booking, a seat is reserved on the course when we process the booking. Joining instructions will be sent as soon as the course is confirmed to run. We ensure to notify delegates of the course status at least 2 weeks before the course start date.
Are there any additional costs?
No. Everything is included in the price. This includes your tuition, course materials, sample exams, pre-course study, AgilePM exam fees and certification. If you’re doing a classroom-based AgilePM training course (Foundation or Foundation & Practitioner), you’ll also receive the official AgilePM manual. You also have unlimited tea, coffee, water and biscuits and free Wi-Fi.
Average rating of 4.7 based on 99 user reviews.
Great course and great tutor! She is very engaging and uses real life examples to make learning practical and really sink in. Jumoke is brilliant, I hope that when I choose another course. I have the privilege off having her as my tutor again
12 Oct 2018
Jumoke is a very knowledgeable trainer
Jumoke is a very knowledgeable trainer. She had lots of practical scenarios to make learning easier and summarised the book perfectly in 2 days!
Babafemi Odunlami, IT Ancillaries Limited
12 Oct 2018
Very good trainer, thank you!
Very good trainer, thank you!
I think that more role play and hands on exercises as well as a table with different stages would be helpful. I also think that simple and written examples would be very helpful.
12 Oct 2018
Good materials and helpful delivery
Good materials and helpful delivery. Thank you!
12 Oct 2018
Jumoke is a very good instructor
Jumoke is a very good instructor, liked the fun she injected her sessions. She knows her stuff and as a result was able to answer questions directed at her. I like her style of teaching and was able to retain a lot.
Thank you for a great session.
12 Oct 2018
Very knowledgable trainer.
Very knowledgable trainer.
Good delivery pace.
Mohamed Affissou Achirou
20 Aug 2018
My trainer was so friendly and patient
My trainer was so friendly and patient. She took the time to discuss scenarios in detail with the group. The humorous style made all 4 days fun!
20 Aug 2018
Excellent teaching notes
There is lots of detail so would have preferred access to handbook to read in advance. Excellent teaching notes on flipcharts.
20 Aug 2018
Excellent application, humorous, well detailed, comfortable and great summarised notes.
20 Aug 2018
Jumoke is an exceptional Agile, MSP, Change Management and DevOps trainer who has managed large IT and telecoms projects/programmes around the world.
A chartered telecoms engineer with over 10 years delivering telecoms projects, Jumoke gained her experience working for Fujitsu, Atos, Centrica, O2, Vodafone and Save the Children.
Jumoke is known for her positive and approachable training style, and you can certainly feel confident you are being trained by a professional with real experience in the field.
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What our students say
"I enjoyed the course. I think that I learned good techniques to engage with the Agile method. The teacher was really good. He used a lot of examples to help me understand the material. "
Cesar Alberto Outon, K2 Corporate Mobility
"It has improved my knowledge of how Agile works in software development, which is my background. I am now equipped with the basic methodology to use while working on Agile projects. In depth tutoring and good delivery of the course content "
Femi Fashoyin, Fash Consulting Ltd
"Great intructor! Got a good insight into agile methodology especially with regards to prioritisation of requirements. I would have liked to have seen more of the elements tailored towards enterprise and scaling methods from projects to larger programmes. Overall covers fundamentals well and these can be practically applied where relevant to a real life scenario with an ability to flex approach. "
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