About PMI-ACP(R) Exam Requirements & Exam Costs
| # || Requirements ||Description
| 1. || General Project Management Experience || • 2,000 hours working on project teams|
• These hours must be earned within the last 5 years
• Active PMP® or PgMP® will satisfy this requirement.
| 2. || Agile Project Experience|| • 1,500 hours working on agile project teams or with agile methodologies|
• These hours are in addition to the 2,000 hours required in "general project experience".
•These hours must be earned within the last 3 years
| 3. || Training in Agile Practices|| • 21 contact hours|
• Hours must be earned in Agile practices
| 4. || Examination || • Tests knowledge of Agile Fundamentals
Requirements - High School or Equivalent or higher
PMI-ACP Examination: Tests your knowledge of Agile fundamentals and ability to apply your knowledge to basic projects.
For more information, please visit: PMI®'s website.
You can download the PMI-ACP Handbook, The Examination Content Outline, the examination reference list and more. Also read "Who should apply."Maintenance of the Agile Credential:
30 PDUs /3 CEUs every 3 years in Agile project management. If you also hold the Agile credential & the PMP or PgMP credential, the hours will also apply toward the PMP credential.The Agile Exam Questions:
100 scored items and 20 unscored (pre-test) items. Agile tools and techniques are 50% of the Exam. Agile knowledge and skills are about 50% of the Exam.PMI-ACP Exam Information:
Exam Fee PMI Member: $435
Exam Fee Non PMI Member: $495
Repeat Exam PMI Member: $335
Repeat Exam Non PMI Member: $395
Credential Renewal PMI Member: $90
Credential Renewal Non PMI Member: $130
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