Jay Nelson is 10+ years of experienced Scrum Master with a demonstrated history of working in the software development industry. He is skilled in agile methodologies including Scrum, XP, Kanban, SAFe, and Lean with a focus of building high performing teams. He is a strong program and project management professional with certifications in SAFe SPC4.6 (Program Consultant), SAFe4.0 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM), Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and Project Management Professional (PMP). He has also developed the Agile Health App, that provides users, the ability to measure the health of five key areas, tips to discuss, share, and learn for continuous improvement. Recently, Jay reviewed uCertify PMI ACP course and provided the following valuable feedback:
“I took uCertify course for the PMI-ACP certification exam prep and I was amazed with the course quality. The course offers labs that provide real world scenarios for the exam preparation. The course also comes with interactive learning tools that keep learners engaged.
I also took the PMI-ACP practice questions in the course to see how close it is to the real exam. I found the course to provide complete coverage of the certification exam objectives. I recommend uCertify to candidates preparing for the PMI-ACP certification.”
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The PMI ACP certification validates your skills in agile principles and agile techniques. Passing this certification highlights and increases your demand at the workplace even more! No doubt the PMI-ACP is one of the fastest growing certifications as the organizations that are highly agile and responsive to market dynamics complete more of their projects successfully than other competitors— 75% versus 56% — as per PMI 2015 Pulse of the Profession report.
Who can apply for ACP certification?
If you work on agile teams or if your organization is adopting agile practices, then being a PMI-ACP certified is a good choice for you. As per PMI, the prerequisites for this certification are:
2,000 hours of general project experience working on teams. A current PMP® or PgMP® will satisfy this requirement but is not required to apply for the PMI-ACP.
1,500 hours working on agile project teams or with agile methodologies. This requirement is in addition to the 2,000 hours of general project experience.
21 contact hours of training in agile practices.
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