Certified ScrumMaster - Shanghai
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.
21-22 Jan 2011
The course is delivered by 2 experienced agile consultants. Vernon Stinebaker, the primary trainer and CST has over 20 years experience in the IT industry and currently holds a senior technical and managerial position in a NASDAQ listed software company. Bill Li, the supporting trainer and Managing Principal of UPerform Consulting Group, has over 16 years of domestic and oversea IT experience and is the Chinese translator and co-translator of 3 Scrum books written by Ken Schwaber and Mike Cohn. Both bring significant practical experience in agile and traditional project delivery including PMBOK based methodology and CMMI. This course is delivered in either Chinese or English depending on the profile of course participants. Both trainers speak fluent Chinese and English.
This course will is organized by UPerform - China’s Leading Provider of Scrum and Agile Training. UPerform has served the Chinese market for over 3 years. With outstanding references from highly satisfied corporate clients and individual CSM and CSPO students, UPerform is your clear choice for all of your Scrum and Agile training needs.
High-level 2 day course agenda.
Ice-Breaker: Traditional vs. Agile approaches to problem solving
Group Activity: Why Projects Fail
Approaches to Project Management - Defined vs. Empirical Approach
Scrum Background & Origins
Scrum Simulation Game
Productive Scrum: Done, Ready and Self-organized Team
Agile Requirements: User Stories and Prioritization
Quality and Test-driven Work
Work Effort Agile Estimation
The Planning Poker Game
Velocity & Release Planning
Sprint Planning Revisit
Other Advanced Agile/Scrum Topics if necessary
Please contact us if you have questions or require additional detail.
This 2-day class is targeted to individuals practicing or looking to perform as a ScrumMaster or member of a Scrum Team but is also highly valuable for anyone interested in Scrum including Line and Functional Managers, Software Quality Assurance Team Members, Project Managers, Team Leaders, Development Team Members, Product Managers, Software Testing Team Members, etc.