|PDH Online Course Description
Learning Units (Hours)
To elevate project management skills and confidently steer engineering projects in today’s dynamic landscape, it is crucial to harness the power of Agile. This course begins with a thorough exploration of Agile's origins, principles, and the revolutionary Agile Manifesto. It helps to build a solid understanding of how Agile contrasts with traditional project management approaches, setting the stage for an enlightened perspective on modern project execution. It then dives into Scrum, one of the most popular Agile frameworks, to provide a robust grasp of its roles, ceremonies, and artifacts. Kanban and Lean principles are also introduced as effective tools to optimize workflows, visualize work, and ensure efficient, continuous improvement. In addition, this course guides learners through essential techniques for Agile planning, estimation, and execution, enabling engineers to navigate projects dynamically and stay ahead of shifting requirements. Practical applications in engineering fields are explored, inspiring engineers to lead adaptable, collaborative, and successful projects.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.