Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master

Duration: 
2 days

Overview

Scrum is gaining popularity as more companies realize the benefits of adopting a more Agile way of working. Many of these companies are using Scrum as their preferred delivery framework. Version One, in their annual Agile survey, found that over 70% of surveyed agile projects are managed using Scrum.

Audience

Each participant will leave with a recognised certificate

Course Outline

  • Why Scrum works and what it is.
  • Agile Principles & Scrum Overview
  • Agile Principles
  • Lean Principles
  • Process control models
  • Incremental and Iterative product development
  • Shifting the focus on product management
  • Overview of the Scrum process
  • The Team
  • Dedicated cross functional teams
  • Conditions for Self-Organization
  • T-shaped people
  • Product Backlog and User Stories
  • Product backlog characteristics
  • User Stories
  • Getting your first backlog
  • Estimation for Forward planning
  • Why comparative estimation works
  • Planning Poker
  • Product Backlog Items
  • Getting backlog items Ready
  • Slicing User stories
  • Sprint Planning
  • Team capacity
  • Facilitating the sprint planning meeting
  • The Sprint backlog
  • Sprint Burndown chart
  • The Sprint
  • Definition of Done
  • How the team should work in a sprint
  • Tools for the ScrumMaster
  • Sustainable Pace
  • Scrum Roles and Responsibilities
  • The Team and building effective teams
  • ScrumMaster Responsibilities
  • Product Owner Responsibilities
  • The Scrum Project Community
  • What happens to traditional roles in Scrum?
  • Scrum Meetings
  • Reviews
  • Retrospectives
  • Release Planning and Tracking Progress
  • Velocity
  • Release Planning
  • Tracking release progress
  • Scaling Scrum
  • Scrum of Scrums
  • Scaling the product backlog
  • Scaling across a program and business areas
  • Distributed Teams

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Midlands Birmingham2 1349 £1349 2019-09-19
Midlands Birmingham2 1349 £1349 2019-09-19
Glasgow Glasgow2 1349 £1349 2019-09-23
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-09-24
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-10-01
Midlands Birmingham2 1349 £1349 2019-10-03
Bristol Bristol2 1349 £1349 2019-10-03
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 1349 £1349 2019-10-03
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-10-14
Yorkshire Leeds2 1349 £1349 2019-10-15
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-10-21
Glasgow Glasgow2 1349 £1349 2019-11-07
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-11-07
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-11-11
Manchester Manchester2 1349 £1349 2019-11-12
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-11-28
Midlands Birmingham2 1349 £1349 2019-12-02
Midlands Birmingham2 1349 £1349 2019-12-02
Midlands Birmingham2 1349 £1349 2019-12-05
Bristol Bristol2 1349 £1349 2019-12-05
Edinburgh Edinburgh2 1349 £1349 2019-12-05
Yorkshire Leeds2 1349 £1349 2019-12-05
London London2 1349 £1349 2019-12-19
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-01-06
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-01-13
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-01-23
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-02-03
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-02-10
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-02-17
London London2 1349 £1349 2020-03-02