Certified ScrumMaster

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) - Nashville, TN

Organization

The Braintrust Consulting Group

  • Course

    Date: 8-9 August, 2011
    Location: Nashville, TN, United States

    Regular Price: $1,147.00

    Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) is an in-depth two day immersion into the world of Scrum. The course is full of practical, real world techniques that can be implemented immediately at your workplace. This course will allow your organization to enjoy the many advantages Scrum has to offer. Hands-on exercises demonstrate key concepts and let you experience the benefits of Scrum firsthand. 


    Course Learning Objectives:

    • The advantages that Scrum brings to your organization
    • A solid understanding of the Scrum framework
    • Your role and responsibilities as the ScrumMaster
    • The fundamentals of Agile Leadership (Servant Leadership)
    • Facilitation skills that will help you succeed in your new role
    • The importance of quickly uncovering roadblocks and clearing them for your team
    • Tracking team performance with Agile Earned Value Management and burn down/up charts
    • Considerations for implementing Scrum throughout your enterprise

     Benefits:

    • Increase customer satisfaction and time-to-market delivery
    • Properly align your development efforts around building the highest business value features first
    • Gain organizational trust and improve your team’s reputation for on-time and on-budget delivery, by setting them up for frequent success
    • Experience higher team morale and productivity with a fundamental shift in management style
    • Focus your personal efforts on the highest value tasks that will have an immediate impact on your team’s level of success
    • Improve communications through transparency and “pull” versus “push” systems
    • Achieve greater flexibility and bring value to your organization by adding another tool to your toolbox

    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: 8-9 August, 2011
    Location: Nashville, TN, United States

    Venue:
    Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville-Downtown
    310 4th Avenue South
    Nashville, TN 37201 United States
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    Regular Price: $1,147.00

    Notes

    Cancellation Policy:

    In order to receive a refund of your tuition for this course you must notify us no later than 5 days prior to the course start date. Cancellation requests received after the 5 day window will be issued a credit that can be applied towards a future class.

  • Agenda
    • Thorough understanding of Scrum
    • A new outlook on the way you manage projects and lead your team
    • The knowledge necessary for incorporating Scrum practices into your working environment
    • A one year membership to the Scrum Alliance
    • Eligibility to sit for the Certified ScrumMaster assessment
  • Who Should Attend
    • Project Managers
    • IT Professionals (Architects, BAs, DBAs, Developers, etc.)
    • IT Leadership (Managers/Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
    • Anyone interested in learning the benefits of Scrum