Certified ScrumMaster

Certified ScrumMaster on January 12-13, 2012 in Markham (Toronto) Canada

Organization

Berteig Consulting Inc.

Trainer

  • Course

    Date: 12-13 January, 2012
    Location: Markham, ON, Canada

    Regular Price: $1400

    "I've been to many project management courses and this is by far the best!"
    - Project Manager

    "A good introduction to the fundamentals and ideas behind the Scrum approach.  Provided insightful exercises and practical knowledge to solidify the concepts introduced."
    - Developer

     

    Introduction: This Learning Event is ideal for those who want to create:

    • high-performance teams that out-perform the competition
    • exceptional quality products that delight customers
    • a culture of continuous growth and capacity-building for individuals and teams
    • dramatically reduced time-to-market
    • ultra-efficient work processes
     

    Learning Objective(s):
    By successfully completing this Learning Event you will be able to:

    • Remove obstacles that prevent teams from becoming high-performance.
    • Enable a team to follow the Scrum process to deliver great products and continuously improve their quality.
    • Describe Scrum to others including roles, meetings, artifacts and principles.
    • Fulfill the requirements of the Certified ScrumMaster program including preparation for the CSM Exam.


    Agenda Overview:
    Day One
    Learn the principles, practice and process of Scrum
    Understand the role of the ScrumMaster
    Changing organizations with Scrum

    Day Two
    In-depth simulation to practice Scrum
    Scrum requirements and estimation
    Scrum execution

     
     

    "Great insight, information and industry examples."
    - Project Manager

     "Fantastic course, enjoyed it, things are made easier."
    - Program Manager

     

     

    All CSM courses are taught by Certified Scrum Trainers. Taking a CSM course, passing the CSM test, and accepting the license agreement designates you as a Certified ScrumMaster, which indicates that you have been introduced to and understand the basic concepts you need to perform as a ScrumMaster or team member on a Scrum team. This course also satisfies two elements of the CSD track: Scrum Introduction and Elective.

  • Details

    Date: 12-13 January, 2012
    Location: Markham, ON, Canada

    Venue:
    Courtyard Toronto Markham
    65 Minthorn Boulevard
    Markham, ON L3T 7N5 Canada
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    Regular Price: $1400

    Notes

    Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page on WorldMindware.com.

  • Agenda

    Agenda: 
    1. Introductions
    2. - Facilitation: Welcome and Introductions - Lecture: Scrum Certification, Classroom Expectations - Handout: Notes (Questions, Information, Insights, Action Items) - Exercise: Generating Questions
    3. Waterfall/Lean/Agile Simulation
    4. - Simulation: show how Agile methods can result in 400% productivity improvement
    5. Scrum Process Overview
    6. - Handout: The Scrum Process - Lecture: The Scrum Process - Practice: Explaining Scrum - Multi-Media: Quality in Scrum - Exercise: Improving Quality - Lecture: Scrum Is/Is Not - Handout: Scrum Rules of Thumb - Discussion: Scrum Rules of Thumb - Lecture: Scrum Team vs. Not Scrum Team - Handout: Scrum Team Room - Discussion: Scrum Team Room - Discussion: Scrum Process Q&A
    7. Self-Organizing Teams Exercise
    8. - Exercise: show how Agile methods dramatically change teamwork
    9. The ScrumMaster Role
    10. - Exercise: Qualities of a ScrumMaster - Handout: The ScrumMaster - Self-Evaluation - Exercise: The ScrumMaster – Self-Evaluation - Discussion: Clarifications - Lecture: Removing Obstacles - Handout: The Scrum Administrator - Exercise: Mapping the ScrumMaster Role to Traditional Roles
    11. Scrum Maturity and the Definition of “Done”
    12. - Discussion: Junior vs. Senior Team - Lecture: Definition of “Done” - Exercise: “Done” for You - Lecture: “Done” and Agile Maturity
    13. In-Depth Simulation
    • Lecture: Introducing the Project
    • Handout: Product Information and Project Schedule
    • Exercise: Initial Product Backlog
    • Handout: User Stories
    • Lecture: User Stories
    • Exercise: Your User Stories
    • Exercise: Generating User Stories
    • Exercise: Splitting User Stories
    • Lecture: The “Bucket System”
    • Handout: Planning Game Cards
    • Exercise: Estimating Value
    • Lecture: The “Planning Game”
    • Exercise: Estimating Effort
    • Lecture: Calculating ROI
    • Exercise: Prioritization
    • Exercise: Velocity and Release Planning
    • Facilitation: Preparing for Project Execution
    • Exercise: Sprint One
    • Exercise: Sprint One Review
    • Lecture: Retrospectives and Action Items
    • Exercise: Retrospective
    • Facilitation: Four ScrumMasters
    • Exercise: Sprint Two
    • Exercise: Sprint Two Review
    • Facilitation: Project Debrief
  • Graduation
  • - What Did You Learn? - Certification - Feedback Form

     

  • Who Should Attend

    Audience: 
    This course is ideal for those who desire to create high-performance product development teams. Team leads, project managers and functional or line managers all can benefit from understanding Scrum's amazing transformational power and the critical role of the ScrumMaster.

    If you are a member of the Project Management Institute, this course counts for 14 PDU's and as part of the requirements towards the PMI-ACP designation.