Being Agile in Museums – Agile Project Management in Museums

In this 1 to 2 day course teams will gain an understanding of agile project management methods and tools and how they can be applied within a Museum context.

Teams will explore the application of agile working in a museum environment including :

  • Team working
  • Communication & Visibility
  • Project Management
  • Research and Exhibition Curation
  • Programmes & Publications
  • Exhibition Spaces and Programmes
  • Events
  • Archives
  • Digital Projects
  • Marketing & Promotion

This Being Agile in Museums course will introduce attendees to the essential methods, skills and values of agile working in a business and teams context. It will provide a clear understanding of agile principles, concepts and tools that can be immediately implemented. Work faster, think clearer and improve your individual, team and business agility with this training.

This course, with theory and practical application, will give your team an introduction to agile working and, where and when to apply it within your organisation.

  • Agile Thinking – understand and develop an agile mind set
  • Agile Method – apply agile principles and practices
  • Agile Approach – implement practical tools and techniques
  • Agile Culture – create an environment that enables agility

A combination of training and coaching this customised course includes:

  • Introduction to agile principles and methods
  • Practical application of agile tools to existing work
  • Coaching to help understand where and how agile methods can be best used in your organisation


  • Help teams to implement and adapt agile in context for the organisation
  • Customised skills and knowledge relevant to your objectives and goals
  • Identify the most relevant agile methods and tools for your team
  • Coaching to help teams adopt agile working practices
  • Mentoring to support team to increase improvement through agile working
  • Develop agility beyond processes and tools

Course Details

  • 1 or 2 Day course
  • 2 day option included additional practical application of agile principles and practices for current work that can be immediately implemented.
  • Suitable for Museum teams and organisations in Arts, Heritage & Culture
  • Groups, up to 12, 12-24, 24-40, 40+
  • Price per group
  • No previous knowledge required
  • Delivery on or off site
  • Includes course learning materials

If you would like to discuss agile training and coaching for your team please contact us 

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Reviews – Agile Project Management in Museums

“Thank you – one of the best training sessions I’ve been on in a long time. Really productive, pragmatic and helpful” Chloe, Cornwall Museums Partnership

“The course linked theory/mindset and practice and the conversations were flowing well.  I’m going agile!”  Guy Baxter, Museum of English Rural Life, Associate Director  

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