Advanced Scrum Master Training + Lean Six Sigma Certification

Advanced Scrum Master Training + Lean Six Sigma Certification

LEVEL

Fundamentals Ideal for new project managers & team members

DELIVERY METHOD

2 day classroom or virtual training for corporate groups or distance learning

EXAM TYPE

1 hour multiple choice 60 questions 60% pass mark

PRE WORK

None required

What Will You Learn ?

Our advanced highly interactive Scrum Master course investigates the Scrum framework in detail from theory and practical application (Planning, Retrospectives, demos and Show and Tells) and pitfalls, covering all the team roles, activities, reporting using Kanban and virtual boards like Jira and Confluence to report the status on your projects.

Six sigma is a value added online course to this package that will enable you understand how Business Improvement leads to increased efficiency, reduced costs, improved quality and higher satisfaction for both customers and employees. This training is an introduction to Lean Six Sigma and is ideal for those new to the approach or thinking of using it in their place of work.

  • Participate actively as a Scrum Team member
  • Function effectively as the Certified Scrum Master for the Scrum Team
  • Deliver a successful Scrum project
  • Explain and sell Agile and the Scrum framework to other key stakeholders
  • Define and use the full range of Agile and Scrum Artifacts (Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, Increment, Burndown Charts, etc.)
  • Set-up and facilitate Scrum Meetings (Release Planning, Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective)
  • Understand how to employ Scrum in real world circumstances such as distributed Scrum teams, fixed price contracts and third party supplier relationships
  • Help your team or organisation to transition to a more Lean and Agile way of working using Scrum
  • Understand how to combine the use of Scrum with other Lean and Agile approaches such as Kanban, eXtreme Programming (XP) and Agile Project Management (AgilePM)
What Topics Will Be Covered ?
  • General Knowledge
  • Agile Manifesto
  • Empirical and Defined Processes
  • Scrum Process and Sprints
  • The Significance of “Done”
  • The Five Scrum Values
  • Applicability of Scrum
  • Scrum Roles
  • Overview of Scrum Roles
  • Scrum Master
  • Product Owner
  • The Team
  • Teamwork
  • Team Characteristics
  • Impact on Traditional Roles
  • Scrum Meetings
  • Sprint Planning Meeting
  • Daily Scrum Meeting
  • Sprint Review Meeting
  • Sprint Retrospective Meeting
  • Release Planning Meeting
  • Scrum Artifacts
  • Product Backlog
  • Product Increment and the Definition of Done
  • Sprint Backlog
  • Burndown Chart
What Will You Receive ?
  • 2 days of high quality instruction from a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer and Agile expert with over 10 years’ training and consulting experience.
  • Refreshments throughout the course, including drinks and lunch
  • Course materials handbook and Text book
  • Recognition by the International Six Sigma Institute as a Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Who is This Course Suitable For ?
  • Those with or aspiring to be in the following roles within their organisation:
  • Agile Coaches
  • Scrum Masters
  • Team Leaders
  • Development Team Members (Analysts, Architects, Designers, Coders, Testers, etc.)
  • Project Managers
  • Product Owners
  • Product Managers
  • Process Owners and Managers
  • Functional / Departmental Managers
Prerequisites For This Course ?

You must have attended the AGILE PROJECT MANAGEMENT + SCRUM MASTER CERTIFICATION course to attend this class.

How Should You Prepare For This Course ?

Prior to attending the course, students should familiarise themselves with key Scrum terms and definitions, as described in the Scrum Guide. An online as well as downloadable pdf version of the Scrum Guide is available as pre-reading.

What About Certification ?

Your Six Sigma Certification examination comprises multiple-choice Test Questions. Reading your Online Six Sigma Training Program will be very helpful for Six Sigma Professionals like you to acquire the know how to pass your Six Sigma Certification Examination and to get your Six Sigma Certification.

Location

Bristol City Centre