Extended Education

Coaching Agile Teams class

Organization

Agile Coaching Institute

Trainer

  • Course

    Date: 14-16 October, 2013
    Location: Stockholm, Sweden

    Regular Price: 22000 SEK

    Coaching Agile Teams: The Mindset and Skills of Great Agile Coaching

    Coaching Agile Teams is a three day class for experienced Agilists who wish to dramatically increase their overall agile coaching skills, including in the areas of Teaching, Mentoring, Facilitation, and Professional Coaching. Further, the class covers basics of team dynamics, team startup/reset, the individual change cycle, helping people through agile role transitions,and working with team conflict. The course is highly interactive and experiential: we have never had anyone complain of being bored! The 3-day course results in a class certification in Agile Coaching by the International Consortium for Agile within their Agile Facilitation and Coaching track and counts as 21 SEUs by the Scrum Alliance.

  • Details

    Date: 14-16 October, 2013
    Location: Stockholm, Sweden

    Venue:
    Crisp´s office
    Sveavägen 31
    Stockholm, Sweden
    http://www.crisp.se/kurser/coaching-agile-teams-october-14-16-2013

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    Regular Price: 22000 SEK

  • Agenda

    Coaching Agile Teams is a training experience that covers both the being and the doing of agile coaching. There’s a lot to learn, experience and practice! At the end of the course, you will be capable of applying many new tools and techniques, as well as your own mindset changes, to coach agile teams to high performance. As practical as it is provocative, the Coaching Agile Teams course challenges agile coaches to rise to the fullest expression of their role. Topics include:

    • What is Agile Coaching? :: Why is it Important?
    • The Being and the Doing of Agile Coaching
    • Skills for Coaching Teams, Team Members, Product Owners, Managers, Stakeholders
    • Advanced facilitation techniques for team startups
    • Basic professional coaching skills and their use
    • Key role transitions for project managers, testers, tech leads and managers
    • How people change and what it means for agile role transitions
    • Coaching Styles and When to Use Them
    • Setting the Environment for High Performance Teams
    • Team dynamics & health
    • Detecting and Solving Problems
    • Starting up Great Teams :: Repairing Existing Teams
    • Working with Conflict Rather than Mediating or “Fixing” IT
    • Agile Coach Failure, Recovery and Success Modes
    • Agile Coaches as Professionals

    Foundational Models

    • ICAgile Agile Coach learning objectives
    • Select ICF Professional Coach Competencies
    • ACI’s Agile Coaching Competency Model
  • Who Should Attend
    • Experienced ScrumMasters, Agile Project Managers or Iteration Managers who want a fuller understanding of the complete range of agile coaching skills.
    • Agile Coaches who want expand their skill set and gain the ability to break-through previously intractable problems on their teams.
    • Agile managers, Product Owners and others wishing to access a broader range of skills in working with their teams.

    Additionally, this class is for you if:

    • You’ve had a few experiences as an agile coach and it just doesn’t seem to be working for you.
    • You are not sure if the agile coach role is really right for you.
    • Your job has become routine and your teams just seem to be going through the motions.
    • Your teams understand the practices and are doing ok, but not getting the fabulous results you imagined.
    • You’re are an awesome agile coach who wants additional skills to help you become a Certified Scrum Coach.
    • You are spread across many agile teams because your managers think agile coaching is not a full-time job.