Agile project management

Agile project management
Thursday 2 July 2020 (9:00am to 5:00pm)

Delivered via Zoom interactive virtual workshop

Professional & Associate Members $675
Affiliate Members $775
Non Members $775

If you are a NSW public sector employee, then you are eligible for Affiliate membership free of charge. Click here to join.
This course is also available for in-house delivery. For more information please contact the Learning team on 02 8066 1900 or email learning@nsw.ipaa.org.au for a quote.

Course Overview


This course gives an overview of agile project management, providing a basis for adopting agile methodology and agile and scrum tools. Content covered include introduction to the agile framework and how to engage stakeholders to support application of agile processes to projects. The course is delivered using practical examples to build participants' confidence in implementing agile project management principles and methodology


Learning Outcomes


  • An introduction to agile approaches – Waterfall vs Agile
  • Outline how agile differs from traditional project management
  • Benefits and limitations of an agile approach
  • Roles and responsibilities in Agile project management
  • Introduction to lean principles and tools
  • The different approaches of agile and how these can be adapted to the needs of your organisation
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Change management
  • Implementing agile: creating an agile environment
  • Using scrums, sprints and stand ups
  • The role of the project manager and agile teams
  • How to apply an Agile methodology to any type of project
  • Using lean principles to improve the efficiency of your projects
  • How to apply the scrum process to increase stakeholder satisfaction
  • Understanding how to improve team efficiency for your projects
  • How to utilise Agile tools in your projects such as Kanban boards, sprint planning and MoSCoW prioritisation rules

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ZOOM Virtual Classroom


Our virtual classroom consists of a facilitator teaching the class to students who are dialled in remotely to the class session. Presentation slides and other digital files can be presented during the training session using the Zoom platform and the student may either focus on these resources or the facilitator.

To enable connection, you will require the following set-up:

- Sufficient internet connection – Zoom is successful on a 4G network. Any network better than 4G will enhance the student’s experience;
- A PC with a web-camera, microphone and the capacity to run the Zoom application to allow the facilitator to better interact with students in the same manner as a traditional classroom; and
- Sufficient sized monitor or screen to support the number of students in the room.

NSW Public Sector Framework Capabilities


This course is targeted at Intermediate to Adept level. The following behaviours from the framework are covered:

Business Enablers: Project Management

  • Plan and deliver tasks with agreed schedules.
  • Check progress against schedules and seek help to overcome barriers.
  • Participate in planning and provide feedback about improvements to schedule/s.
  • Perform basic research and analysis which others will use to inform project directions.
  • Understand project goals, steps to be undertaken and expected outcomes.
  • Prepare accurate documentation to support cost or resource estimates.
  • Participate and contribute to reviews of progress, outcomes and future improvements.
  • Identify and escalate any possible variance from project plans.

Course Facilitator

Anne Cailleaux  MIB, BBA, MIPAA




Anne has over 13 years’ experience across consulting, advice and delivery of projects within disciplined financial management environments. She has been responsible and accountable for the successful implementation of complex projects in Australia and overseas with large commercial and government organisations. 

Informed by her experience across a diverse range of projects, Anne is a highly adaptable facilitator with a wealth of examples to share. Narrowing her focus to facilitating and coaching since 2014, she has trained thousands of individuals in traditional and agile project management, budgeting, forecasting and financial control.

Course Materials


All course materials (including the workbooks) will be made available through our digital learning space, Illuminate. Your Illuminate access details will be provided 7 days prior to the course date.


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Enquiries: For more information on our learning programs, please contact the IPAA NSW Learning Team on 02 8066 1900 or email learning@nsw.ipaa.org.au.
When
2/07/2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where
ZOOM Classroom NSW AUSTRALIA
 

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