This course provides hands-on instruction in the vital Agile software engineering and eXtreme Programming practices that are employed by Scrum teams. Detailed examination and demonstration of Agile development and testing techniques provides a firm theoretical understanding of the benefits and pitfalls of working in an Agile team. Practical exercises based on working case study scenarios enable delegates to explore and experience Agile development and testing first hand, giving them the level of true understanding required to employ the techniques successfully back in the workplace.
Successful completion of the course can be credited towards the newly introduced Certified Scrum Developer certification. This course fulfils the technical skills requirement of the Certified Scrum Developer track.
About your Trainer:
With over 25 years programming and consultancy experience, David Putman has worked in many diverse industry sectors including Banking, Education, Finance, Fitness, Gambling, Legal, Marketing, Telecoms and Travel as a developer, manager, project manager, consultant, facilitator, trainer and coach. He has worked on projects and systems on four continents.
David has specialised in Agile Software Development since 2001 and has presented on this and related subjects at many national and international conferences. He is also well known as a contributor to industry publications, having been published in the Cutter IT Journal and TheRegister among others. His other work includes acting as a technical reviewer for the book publisher Appress.