Popular in Course
verified elite notetaker
Popular in none
This 16 page Document was uploaded by an elite notetaker on Monday December 21, 2015. The Document belongs to a course at a university taught by a professor in Fall. Since its upload, it has received 11 views.
Reviews for Agile-Certification-Institute--ACI--Corporate-Programs
Report this Material
What is Karma?
Karma is the currency of StudySoup.
You can buy or earn more Karma at anytime and redeem it for class notes, study guides, flashcards, and more!
Date Created: 12/21/15
1 ENTERPRISE ALLIANCE PROGRAMS About ACI 2 ACI, as a professional global body designs, prescribes, promulgates and promotes the "BEST" in the Global Agile Standards. ACI offer the most thoroughly-bred certificationprograms for both enterprises and professionals cutting across product development and service domains that so obviously reach far beyond traditional certifications and cut into the most advanced forms of enterprise level agile project management application. ACI’s Agile Competence Certifications create, the world’s very first structured body fabric of IT industry-specific qualifications covering all roles in a typical Agile IT Organization - Agile Practitioners, Team Members, Scrum Masters, Product Managers etc. These certification programs today are available in more than 120 countries. Incidentally, ACI happens to be the first and only professional body which offers Enterprise certifications and professional certifications for most Agile methods including SCRUM, XP, Lean, Kanban etc. 3 The Enterprise Certification Series for IT Enterprises based on ACI ACMS standards Process Improvement: The APIQ Certification Series for IT Process Improvement in Enterprises ® based on ACI PIMS standards Talent Development: The ATDQ Certification Series for IT Product Development in Enterprises based on ACI TDMS standards Product Development: The APDQ Certification Series for IT Product Development in Enterprises based on ACI PDMS standards ACI Enterprise Masters Standards 4 PDMS 1.0 ® Agile Product Development Master Standard (PDMS 1.0) provides guidelines to ensure the customer. PDMS provides guidance for implementing the right agile processes and to ensure that the project team is compliant to Agile manifesto and principles. TDMS 1.0® One successful Agile project does not assure sustained Agility within an organization. Sustained agility requires grooming and cultivating all teams including the Agile teams to adopt Agile and deliver value to the customers every day. TDMS 1.0 provides guidance nurture leadership and the teams to practice.cies to systematically implement and ® PIMS 1.0 Management in an Agile organization is different from management in a traditional organization. The traditional management is focussed on outcome. Management in an agile organization is based on continuously improving the current situation. Any problem that comes to is celebrated and looked as an opportunity for improvement. Agile Process Improvement Master Standard 1.0 provides guidelines to nurture and grow a continuous improvement Agile culture and environment 5 The Professional Certification Series for IT Enterprises based on ACI ACMS standards Suited for Project Managers transitioning from waterfall to Agile environments Suited for those managing Agile Projects in hands-on environment Suited for Delivery Managers, Customer support managers etc Suited for Heads of Departments, Senior Managers, Program Managers etc. ACI Professional Certifications 6 Skilled project managers are in demand around the world. A globally recognized agile project management certification shows your customers that your staff has the knowledge, experience and education to effectively continue to project team success Certiﬁcation is an important step in your employees career development and recognize the qualiﬁed and competent individuals. In addition, they are known to serve as the BEST known mechanism of change management within an organization towards excellence in Agile Implementation. ACI certification- an important investment in your employees learning to increase your employee retention, expand your revenue earning potential and help you to stand out to customers. ® ® ACI currently of®ers, ASM (Accredited ScrumMaster®, AAP (Accredited Agile Practitioner), APO (Accredited Product OwnerASAP (Accredited SAFe Agile Practitioner) Why Certifications? 7 To have better quality employees Reduced Wrong‐Hire Costs Expanded - Certified employees impact PRODUCTIVITY Choice of Talents To have more career conscious employees ACI Certifications can – Certified employees impact ATTRITION be deployed CONTROL as Incentives To make the Selection/ Recruitment process more objective Use Certifications to - Certifications result in PROCESS IMPROVEMENT Values groom ethical top Delivered performers To inspire Clients about their talent Quality - Certifications impact – BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Use Certifications as ELIGIBILITY/ Filter To make the Promotion process more objective while - Certifications result in TALENT IMPROVEMENT Hiring/ Promotion To Reward better performing employees - Certifications deployed as INCENTIVES (like IT Use certifications to control attrition organizations sponsor MBAs etc…) Competitive Bench Marking 8 PMI-ACP Scrum Alliance Agile Certification Institute Agile Certification Institute (CSM, CSP) (ASM , ASM , ASM ) (ASAP ) Brand High High Medium High Recognition Exam Yes No Yes Yes Authentication Assessment No Yes Yes Yes Convenience Certificate Yes No Yes Yes Authentication Affordability 495 $ 595 $ 49 $ 99 $ Mandatory, Convenient and Mandatory, Mandatory, affordable (39$, if you take witNone, use our ASAP Master Training Expensive Expensive Simulato. You can also choose any Standards for preparation other training of your choice) 1.5 Years of work Experience 2.5 Years Work No Eligibility 1 Year of work Experience and any another credential Experience Requirements from ACI Competitive Bench Marking 9 PMI-ACP Scrum Alliance Agile Certification InstitutAgile Certification Institute (CSM, CSP) (ASM , ASM , ASM ) (ASAP ) Assessment Details Exam Time 180 min N/A 90 min 90 min Exam Questions 120 35 75 75 Exam Qualification 60-65% N/A 65% 65% Score Exam Pass Rate 66% N/A 80% 90% Any place, Webcam monitored Any place, Webcam monitored Exam Location Prometric TestinIn-Class afterAdvanced proprietary SoftwareAdvanced proprietary Software Center training based on Remote Proctoring based on Remote Proctoring Validity 3 yrs Lifelong 4 yrs 4 yrs Registration Procedure 10 Book Certification Register with ACI for Eligibility and Payment Exam Slot and certification Program Process done download Relevant Master Standards Take Written Submit Thesis Get Peer/Manager Assessment (600-900 words) Recommendation Earn ACI Global Credential ACI Testing Procedure 11 Based on Proprietary “Advanced Remote Proctoring” Technology. Completely Authenticated Wide Industry acceptance Handles more than 1000 certificants per month across the globe Valid for 4 years, requires re-certification to maintain the certification allowing you to update your knowledge frequently with the latest developments in Agile. Certification exam is conducted in highly monitored conditions which prevents usage of any unfair means in any way. ACI Testing Procedure 12 Allows only registered candidates through verified test-registration process Helps monitor the test-takers and prevent impersonation, use of unfair means etc. Provides live images recording through the web camera of all exam session data Prevents pausing or re-taking Prevents switching the screen as the browser Benefits lock-down facility is provided • Significant Cost savings Prevents candidates from navigating away • Significant Time Savings from test window. • Extended access to test Block "copy-paste", "print-screen" controls takers with disabilities • Avoid logistic diff.culties The Benefits of ACI Membership 13 ACI Membership offers its members a wide range of value-add benefits. Powerful Networking: Join a worldwide, professional network of over 8,000 agile certified professionals in over 100 countries and build valuable relationships with your peers around the globe Accreditation: Get your professional and technical competency accredited through ACI certification; benefit from the direct association with the ACI and achieve instant global recognition Recognition and Status: Attain international professional recognition and status with our Statutory grades Career Advancement: Progress your career in business continuity through our wide range of transformational professional development opportunities – get recognised, get promoted, advance Continued Learning: Participate in bi-monthly e-conferences and contribute to continued self-learning The Benefits of ACI Membership 14 ACI Membership offers its members a wide range of value-add benefits. Improve your skills: Enhance your skills and knowledge through our ACI Mentoring and ACI online learning programmes. Share, Learn and Exchange: Share best practice in Agile methodologies with other professionals and learn from some of the most highly respected and experienced people in the industry. Industry Representation: Benefit from being part of an influential voice through the research and advocacy work of the ACI Have your say: Participate in ACI Member Surveys and get involved in ACI research projects that will help shape and set the future direction of the business continuity discipline ACI -Enterprise Alliance Program 15 Sample MOU This program (valid for 5 years from date of MOU) will allow you to access any of ACI’s certification programs for a 25% discount for all your associates who register with your official e-mail ID, as agreed in the programme. All the participants get FREE access to ACI’s “Agile Training Simulator”, an online games based Agile Training (worth 39$) which enables learning the principles of Scrum, XP, Lean, Kanban and SAFe. This is in addition to FREE access to the respective Agile Master Standards. This program envisions that all the participants get their certification fee of (37$ after 25% discount) refunded upon successful completion of the certificate in line with the Internal policies of the organization. 16 We at ACI, sincerely thank you for your time and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship over the decades ahead. Together, we can create a better world. For more information about out EAP, please contact Mr. John Patterson, email@example.com
Are you sure you want to buy this material for
You're already Subscribed!
Looks like you've already subscribed to StudySoup, you won't need to purchase another subscription to get this material. To access this material simply click 'View Full Document'