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"I learned heaps. It's given me the confidence and understanding to move into a Scrum Master role."

– Rachel Margaret, Senior Accounts Administrator, SilverStripe

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New virtual Agile Professional Foundation

We’re now offering the APF as an interactive virtual course. Featuring new activities tailored for remote learning, the course is delivered over four consecutive mornings (New Zealand Standard Time).

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Course satisfaction score

What this score means

9.4 Out of 10

Why take the course

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Professional development

Build the skills to deliver better projects faster and boost your career with professional certification from ICAgile.

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Real-world relevance

Learn with Agile professionals who use the tools every day. You’ll see Agile in action and get to ask questions about your own projects and problems.

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Immediate benefits

Learn by doing. Completing practical exercises using real Agile tools sets you up to achieve more the moment you get back to work.

Who the course is for

Looking for a more productive way of working? Seeking certification in Agile best practice? The APF is for anyone wanting the skills to work on successful projects in a productive Agile environment. Previously we’ve had project managers, business analysts, business owners, product managers and team members from Agile environments, and we encourage anyone who is interested in learning about Agile to attend.

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What you will learn

We'll give you a comprehensive introduction to the world of Agile values, principles and practices in a dynamic workshop setting. Learn why and how Agile lets you deliver more value, faster. This course will prepare you for your transition to Agile by explaining core practices, methods and useful techniques. Topics covered include:

  • The origins of Agile
  • The Agile mindset, value and principles
  • Collaborating and building shared understanding
  • Incremental and value-driven development
  • Work-in-progress
  • Involving the customer and getting feedback
  • Reflecting on and adapting project processes
  • Core Agile practices
  • Continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • The features of Agile working environments
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Planning, estimating and tracking an Agile project
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Agile Certification

By completing this course, you'll become an ICAgile (International Consortium for Agile) Certified Professional. Agile Professional Foundation is accredited with the Project Management Institute (PMI®). Participants can claim 16 professional development units towards the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification. Kickstart your career in New Zealand and beyond.

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Four mornings

Course length

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Via Zoom

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$1700 excl. GST

Cost per person

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About Boost

Based in Wellington, New Zealand, Boost are globally-recognised Agile experts. We’ve spent 14 years testing and improving our Agile tools and processes, applying what we’ve learned in our development projects and our popular resources.