About PRINCE2 Agile

PRINCE2® has in the past – unjustified – received a label of being waterfall, bureaucratic and document centric.

Applying the tailoring principle from PRINCE2, PRINCE2 Agile provides structure, governance and control while working with agile concepts, methods and techniques.

PRINCE2 Agile is all about using PRINCE2® and Agile in the right place, combining them together until you have the perfect mixture and blend. It gives you the best of both worlds, allowing you to scale for complete control and good governance. PRINCE2 Agile is an extension module tailored for forward-thinking organizations and individuals already benefiting from PRINCE2. It provides further guidance on how to apply agile methods to the world’s most recognized project management method.

Advantages

  • A broad understanding of agile concepts and how these blend seamlessly into PRINCE2®
  • Gives you control and good governance, flexibility and pragmatism
  • Helps take your projects and working practices to another level of success and achievement
  • Develops an advanced, practical level of knowledge and understanding of agile and the ability to apply relevant project management methods, leading to successful delivery with agile projects.
  • Improves time-to-market and increases project success rate while simultaneously accelerating results by encouraging stakeholder involvement, feedback and effective controls.
  • Deliver change faster, at a lower cost and with lower risk by continually validating project milestones against business objectives.
  • Works with any established agile approach
  • Your investment in PRINCE2® yields additional benefits thanks to PRINCE2 Agile.

Target audience

This training is for you if:

  • you want guidance on how to apply agile methods to PRINCE2®
  • you manage projects and want to be able to apply an agile approach
  • you are a project office team member and coach and want to provide your project manager with agile support, techniques and approaches.

Programme

The entire program takes 2,5 days course. The exam is optional and will take place on the 3th day of the course.

1. Day 1

  • Introduction
  • Blending PRINCE2® and agile together
  • The Hexagon and MoSCoW
  • Starting up and initiating a project, business case, value assessment, Cynefin
  • Requirements and user stories
  • Organization

2. Day 2

  • Servant leadership
  • Principles and behaviours
  • The Agilometer and risk
  • Managing product delivery, scrum, plans and progress
  • Quality and definition of done
  • Controlling a stage and managing a stage boundary, frequent releases and retrospectives
  • Directing a project

3. Day 3

  • Closing a project
  • Management products
  • Communication
  • Kanban, Lean start-Up
  • PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner Exam (optional)

Additional information:

  • There is no pre-course work for this training.
  • It is expected that all PRINCE2® concepts are known and understood.
  • It is expected that delegates rehearse the material covered during a training day so that relevant questions can be asked at the beginning of the next day.

Please note: The PRINCE2® Agile Exam can be taken if you hold any off the following certificates:

  • PRINCE2® Foundation
  • PRINCE2® Practitioner
  • Project Management Professional® (PMP)
  • Certified Associate in Project Management® (CAPM)
  • IPMA Levels A,B,C and D® (Certified Projects Director)

If you want to take the exam, you can register here.

Trainer(s)

Steven Deneir

Steven Deneir worked several years as project manager, process engineer and quality assurance analist for Euroclear, Fortis, Tectrade and Infosoft. Steven is certified PRINCE2 trainer and SCRUM master. He also has extensive experience with CMMI, ADKAR, TPI and Volere.

Practical information

Price: 1 200 EUR (excl VAT)

Kluwer trainings qualify for several grants. A practical instrument enabling you to pay only part of the registration fee

  • Training subsidised by kmo-portefeuille. Read more information.

Extra:

PRINCE2 Agile is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved. Accredited PRINCE2 Agile® training is provided by be.Projectized, APMG-International Accredited Training Organisation. Kluwer is Broker of be.Projectized.

Documentation:
  • The latest version of the handbook PRINCE2 Agile
  • A binder including the training materials, case studies and exercises, a syllabus, and sample exams
  • A professional trainer that is certified in the method and applies it in his day-to-day work – no theoretical approach, but practical hands-on
In-company: If you have a number of people in your company who need this type of training, Kluwer will be happy to develop an in-house training course for you, customised to suit your particular situation. Our experienced trainers will tailor the course to fulfill the needs and abilities of your staff. Request your in company training.

Partner(s)

beprojectized

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