ACQ 1700 Agile for DoD Acquisition Team Members
 Description
This course is a cross-functional, general purpose course on the tenets and principles of agile that will provide students the knowledge and skills necessary to perform on an Agile DoD Program. Course will instill a common understanding of all functional roles and dependencies in developing and producing capabilities using agile processes and best practices. Course will explore what it takes to perform a successful agile transformation across an organization. There will be a skills and knowledge assessment via a hands-on exercise where students will demonstrate their mastery of these skills. The course graduate will be able to: Create a Product Vision; Create a Product Roadmap; Write a User Story; Participate in an Iteration/Sprint Planning Meeting; Ability to recommend agile cultural mindset changes needed for success; Create a Sprint Backlog that ensures security and quality testing (software assurance) are embedded in each Sprint iteration; and interpret agile metrics.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
Those in PM, ETM, T&E, BUS-FM/BUS-CE, LCL and CON functional areas.
Prerequisite(s)
Required: None
Highly Recommended:
  • ACQ 1010 - Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • CLE 076 - Introduction to Agile Software Acquisition
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
None None None None
Course Length
2 class days
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Resident
Equivalent Courses  None
ACE Recommended Credits  YES
PDS Code  Z07
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  1.4
Continuous Learning Points 14 
Reservist Retirement Points 0  
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