ABOUT THE COURSE This two-day ScrumMaster Certification course will provide a comprehensive in-depth training in Scrum theory and practice, taught by an experienced Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer. The course will cover a range of topics, including modules on: onshore / offshore development using Scrum; using Scrum for contract software development and services; Scrum and CMMi; business metrics and Scrum; release planning and estimation using Scrum; and strategies for successful corporate adoption of Scrum.
ABOUT THE CERTIFICATIONAll attendees who complete the course will become Certified ScrumMasters (CSMs), and will be listed on the Scrum Alliance website's CSM registry. As Certified ScrumMasters, they will also receive an individual license, Scrum training materials, and Scrum templates, and they will have access to the Scrum Alliance website's ScrumMaster restricted areas. Attendees who are Project Management Institute PMP's are eligible for 14 Professional Development Units.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORPete Deemer is a Certified Scrum Trainer offering courses in India and Asia through GoodAgile. Pete is co-author of The Scrum Primer (www.scrumprimer.com).
Pete is an honors graduate of Harvard University, and has spent the last 16 years building software and web products at global companies. Pete has spent a number of years as adjunct faculty at University of California Berkeley, most recently in the Graduate School of Business, where he received the prestigious Club 6 teaching award.
Prior to founding GoodAgile, Pete was the executive who co-led Yahoo!'s successful large-scale corporate adoption of Scrum, which now encompasses more than 1,000 employees in the US, India, Europe, and Asia. During his Yahoo! tenure, he served as Vice President of Product Development for Yahoo! in the US, as well as Chief Product Officer of Yahoo!'s 1000-person Research and Development center in Bangalore, India. Pete is based in India and Singapore.
COSTThe cost of the 2-day course and certification is US$595 (payment by credit card or wire transfer). For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. (Fee includes lunch and snacks on both days, other meals and travel / accommodations are not included.)