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Learning Tree Introduces a New Course: Preparing for the PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Exam

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Learning Tree International (NASDAQ: LTRE) has announced the introduction of a new Agile certification course entitled Preparing for the PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)(SM) Exam. Through a series of individual practice workshops and PMI-ACP(SM)-style practice exams, this course provides participants the Agile training and knowledge they need to achieve PMI® certification in Agile.

“Agile methodologies are increasingly prevalent in today’s business environment. In fact, the Project Management Institute has introduced a new certification to address this growth: PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification. Learning Tree has developed a new course, Preparing for the PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Exam, to help customers navigate the tools and techniques exam sections as well as the knowledge and skills exam areas. Course participants also learn to align their Agile experience with the PMI domains of practice,” said Jennifer Urick, Vice President of Product Development for Learning Tree International.

Preparing for the PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Exam: In this Agile training exam preparation course, participants learn essential Agile terminology, tools and principles. Through practice exams, workshops and overnight study, this course teaches participants the skills and knowledge they need to receive the PMI certificate that recognizes their experience as Agile practitioners.

Workshops include:

• Daily PMI-ACP-style practice exams

• Cross-referencing Agile techniques to PMI's recommended reference materials

• Creating multiple customer convergence on priorities

• Establishing the Definition of Done for quality assurance

• Developing a personalized exam preparation plan and study guide

Learning Tree will begin presenting Preparing for the PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Exam at its education centers in March 2012. The current schedule includes the following:

Washington, DC (Reston, VA)—March 7-9, 2012
New York, NY—April 18-20, 2012
Washington, DC (Rockville, MD)—April 25-27, 2012
Washington, DC (Alexandria, VA)—May 9-11, 2012

There are three ways for participants to attend this course:

1. In-class, at a Learning Tree Education Center

2. Live, online via Learning Tree AnyWare™ —our instructor-led training delivery solution that allows participants to join this course from their home, office or anywhere there is Internet access

3. On-site as a private, customized event, delivered by Learning Tree at a client facility of choice

For more information and the latest course dates and locations, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733) or visit us online.

About Learning Tree International

Learning Tree International is a leading global provider of highly effective hands-on training to managers and information technology professionals. Since 1974, over 65,000 organizations have relied on Learning Tree to enhance the professional skills of more than 2.1 million employees. Learning Tree develops, markets and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on people and project management, leadership and business skills, Web development, operating systems, databases, networking, IT security and software development. Courses are presented at Learning Tree Education Centers located globally, on site at client facilities, and are available via Learning Tree AnyWare™, our proprietary live, online instructor-led training delivery option that connects online participants to actual classrooms. For more information about our products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), visit, follow @LearningTree on Twitter, or visit Learning Tree International’s Facebook fan page.

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