Agile Practices Certification

Project Management Dynamics Africa ( PMD Africa ) is proud to offer the following performance improving qualifications to help improve individual, teams and their contribution to organisational performance.

In partnership with The George Washington University & TwentyEighty, PMD Africa gives you the ability to earn an Associate’s Certificate in Agile Practices. Earning an Associate’s Certificate highlights your knowledge and skills within this current and important discipline.

For individuals who would like to demonstrate their mastery of subjects associated with Agile Practices, PMD Africa, TwentyEighty and The George Washington University offer a Master’s Certificate in Agile Practices. Obtaining the Master’s Certificate allows you to add credentials after your name, and identifies you as a leader in the field.

ASSOCIATES CERTIFICATE

Qualification Name

Associate Certificate in Agile Practices

Method of Instruction

Duration
Complete three Courses within two years
On site
Public
E Learning
Core Course
Agile Projects: Keys to Getting Started OR Delivering Agile Projects with Scrum

Yes

Yes

No

Elective Courses
At least one course must be taken from the following
Agile Practices for Product Owners

Yes

Yes

No

Agile Projects: Keys to Getting Started

Yes

Yes

No

Delivering Agile Projects with Scrum

Yes

Yes

No

Developing Agile Requirements

Yes

Yes

No

Estimating and Planning Agile Projects

Yes

Yes

No

Project Portfolio Management Using Agile

Yes

Yes

No

One course may be taken from the following:
Core Project Management Courses:
On site
Public
E Learning
Contract Management Practices & Principles

Yes

Yes

Yes

Managing Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Introduction to Project Management

Yes

Yes

No

Project Leadership, Management & Communications

Yes

Yes

Yes

Project Management Applications

Yes

Yes

Yes

Quality for Project Managers

Yes

Yes

Yes

Risk Management

Yes

Yes

Yes

Scheduling & Cost Control

Yes

Yes

Yes

IT Project Management Courses:
On site
Public
E Learning
Managing IT Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

IT Risk Management

Yes

Yes

Yes

IT and Information Assurance Risk Management

Yes

Yes

No

ITIL Workshop

Yes

Yes

No

MS Project in Government Workshop

Yes

Yes

No

MS Project Server in Government Workshop

Yes

Yes

No

Courses for experienced project managers:
On site
Public
E Learning
Business Process Analysis Innovation & Design

Yes

Yes

No

Negotiation Skills for Project Managers

Yes

Yes

No

Project Planning Analysis and Control

Yes

Yes

No

Rapid Assessment and Recovery of Troubled Projects

Yes

Yes

No

Requirements Management – A Key to Project Success

Yes

Yes

No

Unlocking the Power of Earned Value Management

Yes

Yes

No

Writing Statements of Work: The Heart of any Contract

Yes

Yes

No

Business Analysis Courses
On site
Public
E Learning
Business Data Modeling

Yes

Yes

No

Business Process Modeling

Yes

Yes

Yes

Developing a Business Case

Yes

Yes

No

Developing Use Cases

Yes

Yes

Yes

Facilitation Techniques for Requirements Development

Yes

Yes

No

Foundations of Business Analysis

Yes

Yes

Yes

Object Oriented Modeling

Yes

Yes

Yes

How to gather and document user requirements

Yes

Yes

Yes

Strategic Enterprise Analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Testing Techniques for Tracing and Validating Requirements

Yes

Yes

Yes

MASTERS CERTIFICATE

Qualification Name

Masters Certificate 

Method of Instruction

Duration
Complete Seven Courses within four years
On site
Public
E Learning
Core Course
The following course must be taken
Agile Projects : Keys to Getting Started

Yes

Yes

No

Elective Courses
At least four courses must be taken from the following
Delivering Agile Projects with Scrum

Yes

Yes

No

Developing Agile Requirements

Yes

Yes

No

Estimating and Planning Agile Projects

Yes

Yes

No

Agile Practices for Product Owners

Yes

Yes

No

Project Portfolio Management Using Agile

Yes

Yes

No

Up to two courses may be taken from the following
Core Project Management Courses:
On site
Public
E Learning
Contract Management Practices & Principles

Yes

Yes

Yes

Managing Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

Introduction to Project Management

Yes

Yes

No

Project Leadership, Management & Communications

Yes

Yes

Yes

Project Management Applications

Yes

Yes

Yes

Quality for Project Managers

Yes

Yes

Yes

Risk Management

Yes

Yes

Yes

Scheduling & Cost Control

Yes

Yes

Yes

IT Project Management Courses:
On site
Public
E Learning
Managing IT Projects

Yes

Yes

Yes

IT Risk Management

Yes

Yes

Yes

IT and Information Assurance Risk Management

Yes

Yes

No

ITIL Workshop

Yes

Yes

No

MS Project in Government Workshop

Yes

Yes

No

MS Project Server in Government Workshop

Yes

Yes

No

Courses for experienced project managers:
On site
Public
E Learning
Business Process Analysis Innovation & Design

Yes

Yes

No

Negotiation Skills for Project Managers

Yes

Yes

No

Project Planning Analysis and Control

Yes

Yes

No

Rapid Assessment and Recovery of Troubled Projects

Yes

Yes

No

Requirements Management – A Key to Project Success

Yes

Yes

No

Unlocking the Power of Earned Value Management

Yes

Yes

No

Writing Statements of Work: The Heart of any Contract

Yes

Yes

No

Business Analysis Courses
On site
Public
E Learning
Business Data Modeling

Yes

Yes

No

Business Process Modeling

Yes

Yes

Yes

Developing a Business Case

Yes

Yes

No

Developing Use Cases

Yes

Yes

Yes

Facilitation Techniques for Requirements Development

Yes

Yes

No

Foundations of Business Analysis

Yes

Yes

Yes

Object Oriented Modeling

Yes

Yes

Yes

How to gather and document user requirements

Yes

Yes

Yes

Strategic Enterprise Analysis

Yes

Yes

No

Testing Techniques for Tracing and Validating Requirements

Yes

Yes

Yes