Certified ScrumMaster

Certified ScrumMaster Training

Organization

Lithespeed, LLC

  • Course

    Date: 16-17 April, 2012
    Location: Jersey City, NJ, United States

    Regular Price: $1495.00

    This two-day ScrumMaster certification prep course provides everything you need to get started with Scrum. On completion, participants are eligible to take an exam which allows them to be registered as Certified ScrumMasters (CSMs), which includes a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance (www.scrumalliance.org), where valuable ScrumMaster materials and information are available.

    This course will introduce the essential concepts and tools of Scrum, highlighting differences between agile processes and traditional "waterfall" methodologies and provide a roadmap for adopting Agile and improving Agile implementation. Participants will learn how to lead development teams towards agile success by managing product backlogs, planning releases and sprints, tracking and reporting progress, and conducting retrospectives. This course is taught by active Agile practitioners with decades of real-world industry experience at companies ranging from small business to the Fortune 100.

    Exercises, case studies, and examples are interwoven throughout the course to illustrate the principles being taught in an immersive, engaing manner.

    Discounts
    Please contact training at lithespeed.com to request one of these discounts. Please note that we have a limited number of hardship and individual discounts available.

    • Hardship discount (40%) – If you’re between jobs and have been unemployed for at least 2 months.
    • Individual discount (20%) – If you’re paying on your own.
    • PMI or ALN membership discount (15%) – For members of these organizations.
    • Group discount (10% for 3-4, 15% for 5-6, 20% for 7+) – For multiple attendees from one organization.

     

    Bonus Offerings

    • 16 PDUs towards PMI continuing certification requirements
    • 16 credit hours for PMI Agile Certified Professional (PMI-ACP)
    • Light breakfast, lunch, snacks and beverages

    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: 16-17 April, 2012
    Location: Jersey City, NJ, United States

    Venue:
    Courtyard Jersey City Newport
    540 Washington Blvd
    Jersey City, NJ 07310 United States
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    Regular Price: $1495.00

  • Agenda

    Understanding Scrum

    • A Case for Change
    • Scrum Process Overview
    • Misconceptions & Failure Points

     

    Agile Requirements and Spec

    The Scrum Process

    • Discovery
    • Product Backlog
    • Release Planning
    • Sprint
    • Sprint Backlog
    • Sprint Planning
    • Daily Scrum
    • Sprint Boards and Tracking
    • Sprint Review
    • Sprint Retrospective

     

    Agile Teaming

    • Overview
    • Team versus Group
    • Scrum Roles
    • ScrumMaster
    • Polly Skilling & Diversity
    • Scaling Scrum Teams
    • Resource Allocation
    • Team Workspaces

     

    Ready and Done

    Agile Estimating & Forecasting

    Summary

  • Who Should Attend

    Product and Line Managers, Project Managers, Developers, Testers, Business Analysts; and anyone interested in learning more about Scrum and agile methods.