Certified ScrumMaster®

Certified ScrumMaster

Organization

Intertech

  • Course

    Date: 15-16 December, 2014
    Location: Eagan, MN, United States

    Regular Price: $1,295
    Early Price: $1,095 expires 15 October, 2014

    This is a highly interactive course where students are encouraged to ask questions and be engaged in the class activities to cement their learning.  The course objectives, listed below, are enhanced by real world experiences shared by the instructor.  The instructor shares Scrum rules and various opinions so that students can best understand how this will impact them and which techniques are flexible and which ones can’t be changed in order to obtain the benefits of Scrum.

     

    You will earn 14 PDU's by attending this course.

    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: 15-16 December, 2014
    Location: Eagan, MN, United States

    Venue:
    Intertech
    1575 Thomas Center Dr.
    Eagan, MN 55122 United States
    http://www.intertech.com

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    Regular Price: $1,295
    Early Price: $1,095 expires 15 October, 2014

  • Agenda

    Scrum

    • Its origins
    • The process
    •  Benefits of Scrum

    Agile

    •  Manifesto and principles
    • Scrum and Agile; what’s the difference?
    • Other methods

    The 5 Values of Scrum

    • Learn their meaning
    • Why they are important
    •  How to apply them

    When to use Scrum

    • Empirical Process and how it works
    • What environments and projects are best suited for Scrum

    The Scrum framework

    • How it works
    • How to begin

    Scrum roles and responsibilities

    • The Team – what does it mean to be self-organized
    • The Product Owner – who is best suited for this role and how they direct the team
    • The ScrumMaster –who should play this role of the servant leader
    •  The role of the Stakeholders with a Scrum project

    The Sprints

    • The purpose for Sprints
    • Sprint lengths
    •  Sprint Success

    The Scrum Ceremonies / Meetings

    • Learn the duration, purpose, and invitees, for each meeting
    • The Sprint Planning Meeting (part 1 and part 2)
    • The value and purpose of a Daily Scrum
    • Sprint Review (or Demo); how it is conducted and the benefit
    • Sprint Retrospective; the meeting that will take the team to the next level

    The Scrum Artifacts/Documents

    • The Product Backlog and who owns it
    • The Sprint Backlog and how it differs from the Product Backlog
    •  Burn down and Burn up charts and the story they tell

    "Other” Agile meetings and practices to help ensure success with Scrum

    • Vision statements, Road mapping, and Release Planning
    • Product Backlog Items / User Stories
    • Estimating / Sizing the work
    • Preparing Product Backlog Items
    • Incorporating non-collocated team members
    • Identifying potential trouble
  • Who Should Attend
    • IT Professionals (Architects, BAs, DBAs, Developers, Testers, etc.)
    • IT Leadership (Managers/Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
    • Project Managers
    • Anyone interested in learning the benefits of Scrum