Understanding Agile and Scrum

Duration: 
1 days
Codes: 
UAS
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Overview

The purpose of the one-day course is to enable staff to identify improvement opportunities in service delivery, based on Agile principles, practices, and techniques. It also prepares them to work in a Scrum team.

Skills Gained

As a result of participating in the course, delegates will be able to answer the following questions:

  • What is Agile?
  • What are the benefits of using Agile?
  • What are the values and principals of Agile?
  • What is the Scrum framework?
  • What are the different Scrum roles and their responsibilities?
  • What are the different Scrum events, their purpose and their value?
  • What are the Scrum artefacts?
  • How do I manage and refine a product backlog?
  • How can I estimate Product Backlog Items?

Prerequisites

This course is suitable for anyone with no prior knowledge of Agile that is considering, evaluating or involved in a move towards working in (or with) a Scrum team. Pre Course Reading

Delegates should be familiar with the content and rationale in the Scrum Guide, available at http://scrumguides.org/

Course Outline

As a result of participating in the course, delegates will be able to answer the following questions:

  • What is Agile?
  • What are the benefits of using Agile?
  • What are the values and principals of Agile?
  • What is the Scrum framework?
  • What are the different Scrum roles and their responsibilities?
  • What are the different Scrum events, their purpose and their value?
  • What are the Scrum artefacts?
  • How do I manage and refine a product backlog?
  • How can I estimate Product Backlog Items?

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
London
London1 736 £736 2019-07-15
London
London1 736 £736 2019-07-15
Onsite
Onsite1 700 700 2019-07-18
London
London1 736 £736 2019-09-20
London
London1 736 £736 2019-09-20
Manchester
Manchester1 736 £736 2019-11-11
Bristol
Bristol1 715 £715 2019-11-11
Devon
Exeter1 715 £715 2019-11-11
Manchester
Manchester1 736 £736 2019-11-11
Midlands
Birmingham1 715 £715 2019-11-11
Edinburgh
Edinburgh1 715 £715 2019-11-11