2 stage Roadmap
Stage 1: Knowledge Transfer – 23 hours
Stage 2: PMI-ACP Assure Mentoring –100 hours
Infocareer conducts this course over three days with an aim to prepare you to appear for the PMI-ACP® Certification exam. Agile methods take you away from the Command structure way of doing things and brings in a dynamic, participative and a self-governing mechanism. ¬is ushers in more sensitivity to customer needs and faster delivery of So ware because the delivery is iterative. It promotes a disciplined project management process that encourages frequent inspection and adaptation, a leadership philosophy that encourages teamwork, self-organization and accountability. Organizations are increasingly adopting Agile so ware development methodology as they realize that it brings in increased productivity, predictability, quality and better Return on Investment. is course will familiarise you with the Agile way of doing things and also provide necessary inputs to appear for the Certification exams.
The PMI-ACP® is our fastest growing Agile certification. Organizations that are highly agile and responsive to market dynamics complete more of their projects successfully than their slower-moving counterparts — 75 percent versus 56 percent — as shown in our 2015 Pulse of the Profession® report.
The PMI-ACP spans many approaches to agile such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, extreme programming (XP) and test-driven development (TDD.)
This is a 21 hours duration training, agile certified practitioner - few of topics that will be taught: Agile Principles and Mind-set,
This is one of our flag ship mentoring programs where participants enrolling this course will be taught project management which will enable them to apply the concepts in their work.
Infocareer 2 stage approach:
Stage 1 (Knowledge Transfer) – 21 hours online/Classroom training
Stage 2 (PMI-ACP Assure Mentoring) – Meant for PMI ACP® aspirants only after Stage 1 completion, which covers comprehensive Mentoring & Support to clear PMI-ACP® Examination with 150 to 250 Hours of Effort. This is the minimum effort required to complete this program. Our mentor will be giving you constant feedback on your progress and this would help in determining the actual effort required by each individual.
we provide Chapter-wise videos to reiterate your learning
Videos significantly improve the learning process by facilitating thinking and retrieving your knowledge.
Instead of listening to one person continuously talking, students can now actively participate in the learning by reading
Excellent Revision Tool
We provide access to Training PPTs for quick revision
It's a scientific fact the brain absorbs information faster with variant learning methods. Even if a student learns all topics in the first reading, it will not be possible the revision from the books. The presentation contains quick notes as well as a visual representation of the information.
Practice your test-taking strategies, and access your Knowledge
Infocareer’s Learning Management Portal ICLeaf (Infocareer Learning and Assessment Framework) www.icleaf.com provides learners various learning aids to help the PMI-ACP aspirants in getting ready for their exam.
These aids include
Flash Card for quick review of content before exam.
Flashcards appeal to visual learners and can be used to stimulate kinaesthetic learners can make you excited and understand on the Project Management vocabulary and Tools & Technique to practice and revise before PMI-ACP exam.
Templets With Sample Projects
we give 50 Project Templates and sample project. each templates corresponds to a specific topic defined by key concepts and learning outcomes. Supports you by planning your studies
Question a Day
To make learning fun and engaging we use social media tools such as WhatsApp to deliver content. In Whatsapp, we publish a PMI-ACP Question a Day to community of PMI-ACP aspirents to discuss in forum and at end of day we will publish answer for the same, So that every aspirents spend 5 minits a day to keep moving on their preprations.
Following this group and getting a question and the answer explained helps in your overall PMI-ACP preparation and also acts as a constant reminder to your commitment.
PROVIDES WEEKLY TRACKER SUPPORT
Continuous update mailers are sent to the PMI-ACP aspirants. These updates certain to the exam and discussion on important questions. Updates can also be on specific topics to bring in more clarity. Inputs to these updates are collected from other students and passed on as curated mailers to all PMI-ACP Assure participants
Mentoring group used to support contribute and getting contributed
Weekend Master Mind session are online interactive sessions. Each week (Saturdays between 7PM IST to 9PM IST) 30 – 40 questions based on PMI ECO Jan 2021 content is taken up for discussion. The session is moderated by a Subject Matter Expert and the participants also has the advantage of being part of their peer group. The queries and clarifications thereof raised by the peer group will be an enriching experience for all participants.
The session also discusses PMI-ACP exam questions. The right answers and the reason for eliminating other options are discussed. This makes these sessions an excellent preparatory aid for the PMI-ACP certification. Twenty weekend sessions of two hours duration each are planned as part of the mentoring program.
We provide Application process guidance videos Preparation. for PMI-ACP certification and attempting the certification exam is a time bound activity. PMI-ACP Assure has a 150-day cycle for this to happen. So, it is essential that PMI-ACP Aspirant is committed to this timeframe. One way of ensuring commitment is to make the PMI-ACP aspirant complete the Application Process. Since an application is valid for a one-year period, this provides an automatic contingency for those who are not able to adhere to this rigorous schedule. The applications submitted for enrolment of PMI-ACP certification exam are audited by PMI to ensure they meet the rigorous criteria stipulated by PMI. To avoid any issues the PMI-ACP mentors perform a rigorous review of the application. A draft application is made by the aspirant which is reviewed by the facilitator/mentor. Feedback are provided and after incorporating the feedback the aspirant can enter the application details to the PMI site.
Prior to submitting the application one more level of verification is done by mentor,
Simulated tests based on the PMP® exam's pattern
Infocareer’s Learning Management Portal ICLeaf (Infocareer Learning and Assessment Framework) www.icleaf.com provides learners various learning aids to help the PMI-ACP aspirants in getting ready before 5 days of exam.
These aids include
Gain practical advice, encouragement and support.
The mentoring program is for a period of 150 days starting off with a planning exercise along with the PMI-ACP aspirant. The schedule of activities is worked out while planning and strict adherence to this schedule is expected as this is a time bound activity.The various touch points of the mentoring program is depicted in the picture below.
All PMI-ACP Aspirants should be aware of this 150-day duration. This duration cannot be extended as this would affect the mentor’s other commitments. However, the constant interaction a nd feedback from the mentor will give the aspirants an heads up on their performance and their timeline
Final connection between PREPARATION and EXAM
A week prior to the scheduled exam date the aspirant’s readiness is established through a series of assessments. Three to Four full assessments are conducted. The results are analyzed and gaps in understanding are ascertained. The mentors provide guidance to address these gaps.
Based on the outcome of these assessments, the mentor and the aspirant take a decision on when to take the final PMI-ACP exam. This is a very important step in your overall preparation. A Go / No Go decision for taking the final exam is decided here.
This audio lecture explains the interaction among various Project Management processes. It also provides Quick tips and techniques before PMI-ACP exam in 30 Mints
Once the aspirant clears the ‘Final Assessment’, they are ready to take the exam. To overcome the exam blues, a day prior to the exam you will be provided with guidance on how to approach the exam. Since your PMI-ACP exam extends over 180 Mints and most of us are out of examination mode, this session assists you in staying recharged right through the exam duration.
The final tip comes from your mentor just before the exam based on last mile preparation performance, Since the mentor has been with you throughout your journey you get their words of wisdom to get the maximum benefit out of this program.
Throughout the mentoring period telephone support available for all PMI-ACP aspirants. The telephone support is provided Monday through Friday between 10:00 am and 7 pm
Throughout the mentoring period email support available for all PMI-ACP aspirants. All emails will be responded within 24 hours on weekdays and within 48 hours on weekends.
Videos, eBooks, Presentations,
Chapter wise practice exams, Flash cards, sample templates with sample projects
Whatsapp daily questions, Weekly master mind sessions, application filling, weekly tracking
4 Mock exams, mentoring, important topics, quick videos and eBooks
How to reach mentors by email, phone, whatsapp
Total Examination Questions: 120 multiple-choice question (MCQ)
Exam duration: 180 Mints