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Certified Scrum Developer® Track
12/9/2013 12:00:00 AM Braintrust Consulting Group TBA - Nashville, TN Nashville TN 37203 United States of America 36.1390584 -86.8072641 547.00


Braintrust Consulting Group

  • Course

    Date: 9 December, 2013
    Location: Nashville, TN, United States of America

    Regular Price: 547.00

    • This course fulfills the Introductory Scrum requirement on the Certified Scrum Developer track. It is not a CSM course.

    Class Overview:

    This class is an in-depth one day immersion into the world of Scrum. It is ideal for anyone who is interested in learning more about the benefits of Scrum. Scrum Essentials is full of practical, real world techniques that can be implemented immediately at your workplace. This class 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.

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    7 PDUs Awarded   Scrum Alliance
    Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)
    eligible class

    What others are are saying about us:

    • "This was the biggest "bang for the buck" of any class I've ever taken (in 18 years of professional development)." - Heather
    • "The class was extremely helpful in helping me find my role as ScrumMaster on my team." - Michael
    • "I was pleasantly surprised that after only two days I now have a foundation to begin using Scrum at my agency." - Kevin


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    • Learn while not being bored and having fun
    • Retain more information because of our unique hands-on approach; based on the latest research into brain science
    • Be entertained by stories from our real-world experienced and knowledgeable instructors
    • Maximize investments already made by gaining valuable Professional Development Units (PDUs)
    • Increase your personal worth within your company and in the marketplace


    • Easy to use reminders of Scrum
      • Printed class manual
      • Scrum reference card
      • Thumbdrive loaded with; articles, class exercises, whitepapers, etc...
    • 7 PDUs
    • Fulfill one of the requirements for the Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) certification

    About The Instructor: John Miller, CSP

    John Miller, CSP, PMP is an IT professional with over 15 years of industry experience. John holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from The New Jersey City University. He is a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) from the Scrum Alliance, a Project Management Professional (PMP) from Project Management Institute (PMI), ITIL Foundations Certified, State Government Certified Project Manager from the Government Information Technology Agency (GITA), and a Certified Support Center Director from the Help Desk Institute. John is an Agile Trainer and Coach with The Braintrust Consulting Group, a provider of complete project management services for a wide range of software related projects. Braintrust blends People, Process, Tools, and Training into one seamless formula in order to help their clients break through roadblocks, improve processes, meet deadlines, and exceed goals. With a background in project management and IT Operations Management, John has spent much of his career managing and leading teams for companies like,, and local government organizations such as the Baltimore City Police Department and school districts. John has founded and grown several community groups such as West Phoenix Scrum Users Group and Agile Schools. John has 10 years experience in the education and training industry, He has worked with numerous organizations to support their training and coaching needs, whether they are for ongoing training or support during new project initiatives. John is a frequent presenter at technology conferences and was a speaker at Scrum Alliance Global Gathering - Atlanta. He enjoys sharing his love of project management, agile framework, and IT operations management with The Braintrust Consulting Groups’ clients.

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    Scrum Alliance (SA) Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)

    Organizations That We Have Trained:

    • American Airlines
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Deloitte
    • Department of Homeland Security
    • Earnst & Young
    • EMC
    • Emory University
    • FedEx
    • Garmin
    • GE
    • H&R Block
    • IBM
    • McKesson
    • NASA
    • Oracle
    • Raytheon
    • Thomson Reuters
    • Tractor Supply
    • Vanderbilt University
    • Walmart
    • Many, many, more...

    All courses on the Certified Scrum Developer® track are taught by Registered Education Providers. For more information on the curriculum for the CSD credential, visit

  • Details

    Date: 9 December, 2013
    Location: Nashville, TN, United States of America

    TBA - Nashville, TN
    Nashville, TN 37203 United States of America

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    Regular Price: 547.00


    Cancellation Policy:

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

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  • Agenda

    As a SE class participant, I want...

    1. The advantages Scrum can brings to your team
    2. To re-engage your customers by rebuilding trust and putting them in the driver’s seat
    3. To embrace continuous planning throughout project lifecycle and gathering real-time requirements
    4. To apply techniques such as swarming to more effectively get work done
    5. To work as a self organizing/ self management team
    6. To align your team around rapid fire issue/risk discovery
    7. To identify ineffective ways of working and practice continuous improvement
  • Who Should Attend
    • Software Developers
    • Software Development Managers
    • Software Architects


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