Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam Preparation

PMI-ACP Exam Preparation

Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam Preparation

In many industries, such as IT and software development, project managers are often faced with complex projects that call for a great deal of vision and originality — while also requiring flexibility and compliance. Agile project management offers additional project planning, execution and control techniques which can be used in conjunction with traditional project management methodologies to effectively manage the most challenging projects.

Achieving the PMI-ACP® certification clearly illustrates to your colleagues, organizations, and potential employers that you are ready and able to lead in this new age of product development, management, and delivery. Acquiring this certification now will add you to a fast-growing group of professionals to achieve this valuable industry designation from The Project Management Institute (PMI)®.


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21 Hours - PDUs
2.1 CEUs
3-month window to complete



Florida Atlantic University's PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam Preparation course will prepare participants for the PMI-ACP® exam using a combination of lectures, exercises, interaction, and exam preparation. The student will interact directly with an instructor to ensure they comprehend the materials and have a solid understanding of Agile Project Management practices.

Lessons, assignments, and practice exams are designed to reinforce key concepts and provide a comprehensive in-depth review prior to taking the Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® certification exam. Throughout the duration of the course, a PMP® / PMI-ACP®-credentialed instructor is available for guidance.



Participants who take the course will be able to:

  • Correctly answer PMI-style exam questions with fewer costly mistakes
  • Effectively prioritize your study time toward most relevant topics by utilizing PMI’s current Exam Content Outline (ECO)
  • Gain a greater understanding of the roles, responsibilities and techniques most widely used in Agile project environments
  • Successfully apply Agile methods to your projects and programs
  • Implement Agile practices that are appropriate for your teams and organization


Candidates for this class include:

  • Individuals preparing for PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® certification (the 21 education hours can be used towards PMI-ACP® education requirement)
  • Practicing project managers and/or PMP®'s that specialize in Agile

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Specific certification requirements as set forth by The Project Management Institute (PMI)® can be located at

  • The Agile Practice Guide by Project Management Institute (PMI)® and the Agile Alliance®, ISBN 978-1-62825-199-9
  • PMI-ACP® Exam Prep: Questions, Answers, & Explanations – 2018 Edition by Tim Bagnall & Christopher Scordo, ISBN 978-0-989470353
  • Presentations, Lessons, and Assignments are available for download along with the sample exam questions (250)
  • Students will also take a 120- question exam during the training

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Florida Atlantic University’s Project Management Certification Programs are approved by The Project Management Institute (PMI)®.

Florida Atlantic University’s Executive Education division is approved by The Project Management Institute (PMI)® as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.)®

Professional Development Units

All programs will generate Continuing Education/Professional Development Units (CEU/PDU) credits that may be applied toward receiving and maintaining The Project Management Institute’s (PMI)® credentials.

PMP®, CAPM®, PMI-SP®, PMI-RMP®, PMI-PBA®, and PMI-ACP® are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.



Barbara Zimmerman

Barbara Zimmerman

FAU Instructor

Barbara Zimmerman, (MSPM, BSIM, PMP®, PMI-RMP®, PMI-SP®, PMI-ACP®) has over 20 years experience in the Information Technology industry with half of that in project management.

As both a consultant and employee, she has obtained experience in the utilities, manufacturing, education, software development, and financial industries. As a trainer, she has delivered workshops in PMP® Exam Prep Certification, Project Management using Microsoft Project, and the Microsoft Office tools.

Also, Barbara had earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management from Purdue University and a Master of Science degree in Project Management at George Washington University.



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