APMG Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) Foundation

Learn the fundamentals of agile project delivery and agile project management.

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Course details

Course duration:

3 months

Assessment & awards:

AgilePM Foundation Exam

Method of Study

Online, part-time 

Register for Course

New users will need to create a free account and fill in a short form on FETCH, Ireland's Further Education and Training Hub.

This course accepts continuous enrolments, so once registered, you can begin learning immediately.

Course Description

This AgilePM (Agile Project Management) Foundation course is for designed for learners who want to gain an understanding of the core principles of the AgilePM framework. If you are new to agile project management or wish to enhance your understanding of the AgilePM methodology, then this is the course for you.

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the underpinning philosophy and principles of Agile
  • Map out the lifecycle of an Agile project
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities within an Agile project
  • Define the products produced during an Agile project and their purpose
  • Use Agile techniques in project management and define their benefits and limitations

How it Works

Who can take this course?

This course is available to all adults over the age of 18 resident in the Republic of Ireland.

How do I sign up?

You can sign up for this course by visiting FETCH, Irelands Further Education and Training Hub. You will have to register for an account before you can begin the course.

Who is the provider for this course?

The provider for this course is Knowledge Train, and your learning will be delivered through the eCollege online learning environment. When you complete your application you will receive an email with your access details, and when you log into the platform you will see details of how to contact your course tutor. You can contact your course tutor at any time, or reach out to Knowledge Train directly at ecollege@knowledgetrain.co.uk 

Does the course have prerequisites? 

This course has no specific prerequisites.

Does this course have tutor support?

Yes, this course is supported by an online tutor who you will have access to during the course.

What is the exam like on this course?

The AgilePM Foundation exam is conducted online and administered by APMG. The exam consists of 50 multiple-choice questions and the pass mark for the exam is 50%. You cannot use study materials during the exam. Your results will be available to you on the day of the exam.

Do I need specific hardware or software?

You will require access to a PC or laptop running a supported version of Microsoft Windows (the most recent version is Windows 11) or MacOS (the most recent version is Sonoma).

No specific software is needed for this course.