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Agile Approach in Project Management

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Agile Approach in Project Management

 
Programme Code: P180830QFR

Course Overview

Project management is one of the most complex fields of work. It involves an organised and yet, reactive application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to meet project requirements. This organised and reactive mix suggests the need for a structure amidst rapid changing requirements and unforeseen circumstances. The Agile approach has been advocated as one of the best approaches for project management. It provides a framework for flexibility and agility in the midst of chaos.

 The first part of the course focuses on what Agile is and the application of Agile methodologies for project management. The second part of the course describes the conditions and process needed for Agile implementation in project management. Learners will not only gain knowledge on the Agile Approach but also learn how they can apply Agile methodology for effective project management. 

Who Should Attend

Professionals who have intentions to manage a project or are project managers managing projects.

Course Duration

8 Hours | 1 Day: Facilitated Classroom

Course Outline

Unit 1: Understand the value of Agile and the different methodologies of Agile

  • Importance of Agile in project management
  • Agile Methodologies in project management

Unit 2: Understand the drivers and process of implementing Agile in an organisation

  • Conditions for Agile implementation in project management
  • Process for Agile implementation in project management

Mode of Assessment

Participants will be assessed through course written assessment exercises.

Course Objectives

At the end of the programme, learners will be able to:

  • State the importance of Agile in project management
  • Apply at least 1 Agile methodology in project management
  • List the conditions for Agile implementation in project management
  • Explain the process for Agile implementation in project management

Pre-requisites

Learners can read, write and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System Workplace Literacy (WPL) L5. 

Price

Course Fee
Full Course Fee  $400.00
Full Course Fee with GST  $428.00
Nett amount after Funding    
Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents**  Individual  $21.40*
 Corporate  $48.00*
Others   $428.00*

* includes 7% GST

** 95% course fee funding under IBF Funding Scheme

Eligibility

Individual:

  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents physically based in Singapore
  • Trainee has to complete 100% attendance and pass all relevant assessments and examinations
  • NTUC LearningHub reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from trainee if he/she did not meet the eligibility criteria

Corporate:

  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents physically based in Singapore
  • Company must be Financial Institutions regulated by MAS (licensed or exempted from licensing), or involved in supporting financial sector activities. FinTech firms must be certified by Singapore FinTech Association (SFA)
  • Trainee has to complete 100% attendance and pass all relevant assessments and examinations
  • Eligible company-sponsored trainees will be able to clock CPD hours upon successful course completion

Funding Incentives:

1. Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) Enhanced Funding

Singapore Citizens and permanent residents of all ages are entitled to receive enhance course fee subsidies of 95%. This funding is open to all individuals with no limitation to industry.

2. Training Allowance Grant

Self-sponsored individuals who successfully completed IBF accredited course will receive $10 per training and assessment hour. Training grant will be reimbursed to trainees PAYNOW account after course completion.

Sponsoring companies will receive $15 per training and assessment hour upon participants successful completion and passing the assessment.

3. SkillsFuture Credit

Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above may use their SkillsFuture Credits to pay for the course fees, the credits may be used on top of existing course fee funding. This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. 

4. Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

NTUC members can enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. 

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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