AGILE Project Management

Course code: PR001

Pursue your career as a project manager, from home!

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of a project manager.
  • Study the different techniques that can be adopted for successful Agile projects.
  • Learn more about the planning process and how to implement an Agile style.
  • Explore how reduce risk and ensure quality through the Agile system.
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

The Agile Project Management (AgilePM) certification is a widely recognised training course for current and aspiring Project Managers, as well as for those wishing to work in a project-focused environment.

This course aims to enable Project Managers to become Agile, which means developing a structured, high-quality and professional approach to project management. Agile Project Management is a tried-and-tested approach and is universally applicable to all types of organisations and projects.

All course materials will be delivered to you, so it couldn’t be easier. Our friendly, expert tutors will help you every step of the way by email, so why not join the 100,000 students who have chosen Open Study College to improve their prospects.

Study Hours

Approximately 10 hours

Course Outcome

You will receive an Agile Project Management Foundation Certification

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course


One exam

Course content
  • What is Agile? - history
  • Agile manifesto
  • Agile alliance
  • Agile principals
  • DSDM/Atern - history
  • Atern philosophy
  • Atern principals
  • The Atern team model
  • Responsibility of each role
  • How roles relate to lifecycle
  • How an Agile team works
  • Differences between Agile and traditional team management
  • Limits of empowerment
  • The ATERN lifecycle process
  • Lifecycle phases
  • Atern products
  • Lifecycle configuration
  • ATERN's five key techniques
  • Facilitated workshops
  • MoSCoW
  • Iterative development
  • Modelling
  • Timeboxing
  • Evolutionary planning
  • Planning products
  • Control parameters
  • Control mechanisms
  • Issues
  • Communication
  • How Agile builds quality
  • Process quality
  • Solution quality
  • How Atern reduces risks
  • Risks to successful Atern
  • Estimating and measurement
  • Preparation
  • Requirements
  • Management style
  • PAQ
  • Critical success factors
Extra info


This course is assessed by an online multiple-choice examination. The exam takes 60 minutes and requires you to answer 60 questions. You will need to answer 30 questions correctly (achieve 50%) in order to pass successfully.

Course Duration

This course will take approximately 10 hours to complete overall. You can start at any time and work at your own pace from home.

Study Method

The AgilePM course is an high-quality interactive course including audio and animation features. It includes access to a virtual learning environment where you can find resources, support videos and discussion forums. You will also be able to take mock exam quizzes after each session to enhance your understanding and ensure your progress.

Course Outcomes

The Agile Project Management (AgilePM) certification is awarded by Training Bytesize, the largest provider of multi-lingual online bespoke project management training courses. They have developed courses used by over 5,000 companies worldwide.

Awarding Body

The Agile Project Management (AgilePM) certification is a benchmark of quality and is widely recognised by employers as one of the leading training courses available in Project Management.
The course on this page is offered by Training Bytesize, an Accredited Training Organisation of The APM Group Ltd. AgilePM® is a registered trademark of Agile Business Consortium Limited. All rights reserved.


The AgilePM certification is useful to all candidates and competency levels ranging from highly experienced project managers to those who are new to the industry.

A webcam is required to complete the exam interactively. If you do not already have a webcam on your computer or laptop, you may need to borrow or purchase an inexpensive webcam for the examination.

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