The PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® validates your knowledge of agile principles and techniques. It’s no wonder that PMI-ACP® is one of the fastest growing certifications. Organizations that are highly agile and susceptible to market dynamics complete more projects successfully than their slower-moving counterparts. The PMI-ACP covers many approaches to agile including Lean, Scrum, Kanban, extreme programming (XP) and test-driven development (TDD). This certification increases professionals’ versatility and importance among employers, stakeholders, and peers. Since agile methodologies have shown a whole new way of IT project management, PMI ACP exam preparation has taken a giant leap towards successful agile implementation for project managers and agile developers. Gaining the PMI ACP certification enhances professionals’ adaptability in Agile technologies and increases team productivity and customer satisfaction.
As per PMI, the following are prerequisites to ACP certification exam:
- General project experience of 2,000 hours working on teams. A PMP® or PgMP® certification will fulfill this requirement but these certifications are not compulsory to apply for the PMI-ACP.
- Working on agile project teams or with agile methodologies for 1,500 hours. This prerequisite is in addition to the 2,000 hours of general project experience.
- Training in agile practices for 21 contact hours.
Here are the PMI-ACP certification exam domains and their percentage:
|DOMAIN||PERCENTAGE OF EXAMINATION|
|Agile Principles and Mindset||16%|
|Problem Detection and Resolution||10%|
|Continuous Improvement (Product, Process, People)||9%|
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