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ENTERPRISE ALLIANCE PROGRAMS

Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
About ACI

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ACI, as a professional global body designs, prescribes, promulgates and
promotes the "BEST" in the Global Ag...
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The Enterprise Certification Series for IT Enterprises based on ACI ACMS standards

Process Improvement: The APIQ Certif...
ACI Enterprise Masters Standards
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PDMS 1.0®
Agile Product Development Master Standard (PDMS 1.0) provides guidelines ...
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The Professional Certification Series for IT Enterprises based on ACI ACMS standards

Suited for Project Managers transi...
ACI Professional Certifications

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Skilled project managers are in demand around the world. A globally
recognized agil...
Why Certifications?


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Reduced Wrong‐Hire Costs
Expanded
Choice of Talents

To have better quality employees
- Certified...
Competitive Bench Marking

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PMI-ACP
Brand
Recognition
Exam
Authentication
Assessment
Convenience
Certificate

Authentica...
Competitive Bench Marking
PMI-ACP

Scrum Alliance
(CSM, CSP)

Agile Certification Institute
(ASM®, ASM®, ASM®)

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Agile C...
Registration Procedure
Register with ACI for
certification Program

Eligibility and Payment
Process done

Take Written
Ass...
ACI Testing Procedure

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Based on Proprietary “Advanced Remote Proctoring” Technology.

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Completely Authenticated

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ACI Testing Procedure

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Allows only registered candidates through
verified test-registration process

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Helps monit...
The Benefits of ACI Membership

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ACI Membership offers its members a wide range of value-add benefits.
Powerful Network...
The Benefits of ACI Membership

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ACI Membership offers its members a wide range of value-add benefits.
Improve your ski...
ACI -Enterprise Alliance Program

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Sample MOU

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This program (valid for 5 years from date of MOU) will allow you to a...
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We at ACI, sincerely thank you for your time and look forward to a long
and mutually beneficial relationship over the ...
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ACI provides various corporate programs for organizations with more than 500 members interest in Agile delivery methods. These include discounted credentialing programs and also free access to our Agile Training Simulator. This gives a brief introduction.
ACI is the first and only body today which offers credentialing standards world wide for both enterprise certifications and also most agile methods.

For more information visit our website at www.AgileCertifications.org

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Agile Certification Institute (ACI) Corporate Programs

  1. 1. 1 ENTERPRISE ALLIANCE PROGRAMS Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  2. 2. 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 certification programs 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. Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  3. 3. 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 Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  4. 4. ACI Enterprise Masters Standards  4 PDMS 1.0® Agile Product Development Master Standard (PDMS 1.0) provides guidelines to ensure that proper Agile processes and practices are followed to deliver the right product to the customer. PDMS provides guidance for implementing the right agile processes and 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 for implementing the right processes and policies to systematically implement and nurture leadership and the teams to practice.  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 Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  5. 5. 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. Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  6. 6. 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 offers, ASM®(Accredited ScrumMaster), AAP® (Accredited Agile Practitioner), APO® (Accredited Product Owner), ASAP® (Accredited SAFe Agile Practitioner) Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  7. 7. Why Certifications?  7 Reduced Wrong‐Hire Costs Expanded Choice of Talents To have better quality employees - Certified employees impact PRODUCTIVITY  To have more career conscious employees ACI Certifications can be deployed as Incentives – Certified employees impact ATTRITION CONTROL  To make the Selection/ Recruitment process more objective - Certifications result in PROCESS IMPROVEMENT  To inspire Clients about their talent Quality Values Delivered - Certifications impact – BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT  To make the Promotion process more objective - Certifications result in TALENT IMPROVEMENT  Use Certifications to groom ethical top performers Use Certifications as ELIGIBILITY/ Filter while Hiring/ Promotion To Reward better performing employees - Certifications deployed as INCENTIVES (like IT organizations sponsor MBAs etc…) Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA Use certifications to control attrition
  8. 8. Competitive Bench Marking 8 PMI-ACP Brand Recognition Exam Authentication Assessment Convenience Certificate Authentication Affordability Scrum Alliance (CSM, CSP) Agile Certification Institute (ASM®, ASM®, ASM®) Agile Certification Institute (ASAP®) High High Medium High Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes 495 $ 595 $ 49 $ 99 $ Mandatory, Convenient and Training Mandatory, Mandatory, affordable (39$, if you take with our None, use our ASAP® Master Expensive Expensive Simulator. You can also choose any Standards for preparation other training of your choice) Eligibility 2.5 Years Work No Experience Requirements 1.5 Years of work Experience 1 Year of work Experience Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA and any another credential from ACI
  9. 9. Competitive Bench Marking PMI-ACP Scrum Alliance (CSM, CSP) Agile Certification Institute (ASM®, ASM®, ASM®) 9 Agile Certification Institute (ASAP®) Assessment Details Exam Time 180 min N/A 90 min 90 min Exam Questions 120 35 75 75 60-65% N/A 65% 65% 66% N/A 80% 90% Prometric Testing In-Class after Any place, Webcam monitored Any place, Webcam monitored Center training Advanced proprietary Software Advanced proprietary Software based on Remote Proctoring based on Remote Proctoring 3 yrs Lifelong 4 yrs 4 yrs Exam Qualification Score Exam Pass Rate Exam Location Validity Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  10. 10. Registration Procedure Register with ACI for certification Program Eligibility and Payment Process done Take Written Assessment Submit Thesis (600-900 words) Earn ACI Global Credential Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA 10 Book Certification Exam Slot and download Relevant Master Standards Get Peer/Manager Recommendation
  11. 11. 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. Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  12. 12. 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 lock-down facility is provided Benefits Prevents candidates from navigating away from test window. • Significant Cost savings • Significant Time Savings • Extended access to test takers with disabilities • Avoid logistic difficulties.   Block "copy-paste", "print-screen" controls Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  13. 13. 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 contribute to continued self-learning bi-monthly Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA e-conferences and
  14. 14. 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 Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  15. 15. 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. Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA
  16. 16. 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, john.patterson@agilecertifications.org Copyright © 2013 . All rights reserved. Agile Certification Institute, Inc. USA

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