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Foundation certificate

This course introduces candidates to the fundamental concepts and values of agile, challenges conventional thinking and application to promote a deeper understanding.

Who is this aimed at?

Business and IT professionals who are interested in agile practices.

What are the entry requirements?

None. Training with a BCS accredited training provider is recommended.

What format is the exam?

  • One hour ‘closed book’
  • 40 multiple choice questions
  • Pass mark is 65% (26/40)

Where can I take the exam?

Option 1: With an accredited training provider

Option 2: Online (at a test centre: Pearson Vue)
Guide price: £174 (£145 + VAT) based on UK RRP
Please check Pearson Vue website for local prices.

Agile FoundationWhere can I read more?

You can read more in the syllabus, specimen paper and answer key.
BCS textbook, Agile Foundation, is recommended reading when preparing for the exam.

What can I do next?

You can take the Practitioner level certification - read how Maersk Line’s agile transformation was underpinned by BCS agile practitioner certification.

This qualification is not regulated by the following United Kingdom Regulators - Ofqual, Qualifications in Wales, CCEA or SQA.