Education Philosophy

AR Institute - Project Management in Puerto Rico
Agile Ratio Institute (AR Institute) is the Educational Division of Agile Ratio.  We focus on Customer 1st Value Delivery, Organizational Agility, Team Dynamics & Flow of Value to reduce waste, maximize income and propel strategic and innovative changes in organizations.

Project Management and Agile Delivery requires the appropriate integration of various Principles, Practices and Knowledge areas like Scope, Schedule, Cost, Quality, Stakeholders, Resources, Communications and Risk Management.

We help Individuals & Organizations to deeply understand the fundaments of the various agile project management methods, tools & techniques.  We do the hard work to make it simple to understand and an enjoyable experience.
PMP Course - AR Institute
PM Fundamentals
Agile / Scrum
∙ MS Project 2016 ∙
∙ Hands-On Workshops ∙
∙ Innovation Games ∙
∙ Design Thinking ∙
∙ Lean Startup ∙
∙ Agile Leadership Skills ∙
∙ Stakeholders Engagement ∙
∙ Estimation Techniques ∙
∙ Tailored Courses ∙
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
—John F. Kennedy

Courses Description

AR Institute - Fundamentals of Project Management
Project Management in Real Life

This course & workshop covers key project management practices and processes. Participants will learn the fundamental elements of project management and key globally recognized best practices to successfully manage projects simulating a real-life, curious and fun project that incorporate Predictive and Adaptive / Agile Practices.
AR Institute - PMP Course - Project Management Professional
Scrum Master & Agile Project Management

This workshop covers agile principles, methods & practices commonly used today by the agile practitioners.  This workshop is intended for anyone who wants to adapt quickly to organizational and market changes in a VUCA environment and for those who wants to efficiently manage projects that focus on delivering a continuous flow of value to customers.  
This workshop will help participants to achieve certifications like:  PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®, Professional Scrum Master™ (PSM I) or Scrum Master Certified (SMC™).
AR Institute - PMP Course - Project Management Professional
PMP® + Agile - Project Management Professional

This comprehensive course will provide the know-how, tools and techniques to manage projects successfully and will teach how every process group and knowledge area work together to benefit predictive, adaptive and hybrid projects. It satisfy one of the requirements of the PMP® or CAPM® certifications.
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AR Institute - MS Project 2013
MS Project
This course & workshop consists of step-by-step walkthroughs of various features and functions you will need to plan and to monitor projects effectively with MS Project®.
Each participant needs access to a dedicated PC with the required software already installed. Notes: A trial version of MS Project can be downloaded from >here<.
Webinars & Presentations

Agilidad en Equipos Virtuales / Remotos  - Agility @ Remote Teams

Disciplined Agile, Scrum & OODA - A real life, curious and fun example!

7 Aspectos clave en los proyectos para mejorar su ejecución por Javier Miranda.

Javier Miranda
Javier A. Miranda is the founder of Agile Ratio.  He is responsible for translating project delivery best practices to practical approaches to allow any kind of organization to adapt and innovate rapidly.

Mr. Miranda is an Agile Project Manager that specializes in adapting project management methods & practices to any kind of environment.  At Agile Ratio he focused on Customer 1st Value Delivery, Organizational Agility, Team Dynamics & Flow of Value to reduce waste, to maximize income and to propel strategic and innovative changes in organizations that delight customers thru Outcome-driven Ways of Working (OWoW).

Javier have the following global certifications:
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
  • PM4R Agile Coach (PM4R-AC)
  • Scaled Professional Scrum (SPS)
  • Professional Agile Leadership I (PAL)
  • Professional Scrum Master I (PSM)
  • Professional Scrum Product Owner I (PSPO)
  • Professional Scrum Kanban (PSK)
  • Professional Scrum UX I (PSU)
  • PMO Certified Practitioner (PMO-CP)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
  • ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP)
  • Microsoft Certified Applications Developer (MCAD)