Certified ScrumMaster

CSM in Richmond, VA (Grab your Agile Books with Amazon Gift Card)

Organization

Massimus Consulting and Training

  • Course

    Date: 31 July - 1 August, 2013
    Location: Richmond, VA, United States

    Regular Price: $1295

    Our CSM training is focused on Scrum basics and the ScrumMaster role. Besides the basic concepts the training includes discussions and group dynamics about the necessary soft skills for a ScrumMaster, aspects of technical excellence for the Scrum Team, and company-oriented Scrum implementation aspects.

    This training brings our CST experience as public and private university lecturer, Informatics course coordinator, and hands-on professional in the industry for more than 15 years from which 7 years in Agile/Scrum only either as ScrumMaster, Product Owner or developer

    Total work hours: 16h.

    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: 31 July - 1 August, 2013
    Location: Richmond, VA, United States

    Venue:
    Hilton Garden Inn Innsbrook
    4050 Cox Road
    Glen Allen
    Richmond, VA 23060 United States
    http://agile.conscires.com/certified-scrummaster-training-richmond-04/

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    Regular Price: $1295

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  • Agenda

     

    Course content:
    • Definition of Scrum: Basic Scrum background and framework, principles and values which ensure the correct understanding of Scrum.
    • Scrum theory: The three legs of Scrum theory (transparency, inspection and adaptation) are explanied. Resultant and fundamental values are examined in details: responsibility, self-organization and self-management, sense of urgency, commitment, technical excellence, rhythm, discipline, respect and courage.
    • Scrum framework: The meetings, artifacts and roles that make up the Scrum process.
    • Scrum practices:Estimation, planning, user stories, planning poker, prioritization techniques and other practices which are commonly used in Scrum.
    • Agile Leadership: What is it and why is it important for a ScrumMaster? Common models of Leadership.
    • Coaching and facilitation: Coaching definition, coaching scenarios, and facilitation techniques used by ScrumMasters.
    • ScrumMaster’s Soft Skills: Helpful hints and techniques for building high performing teams, conflict management, practical techniques for the daily work of a ScrumMaster.
    • Scrum Evolution: Applying Scrum in more than one project, Scrum with geographically distributed teams (real cases), Scrum of Scrums, Product Owner configuration, Scrum beyond software, Scrum and pre-defined techniques like PMBOK, CMMI.
    • Other topics as required by the attendees.
  • Who Should Attend

    Target audience:

    Project Managers, Software Developers, Functional Managers, Operations, Sales, Marketing, Engineers and Architects, executives.

    Prerequisites: Experience with project management.

    Who Should Attend:

    Any person who is interested in learning more about Scrum or wants to make Scrum work better for their Team or organization, is encouraged to attend. While the focus of the class is for people who want to learn how to leverage the Scrum framework to bring about change, any member of Team or the organization who is interested in how to use Scrum would find this class useful.

    Typical attendees in the past have been functional managers, Team leads, analysts, architects, engineers, software developers, directors, testers and other roles that support product development.