Agile Project Management + Scrum Master Certification

Agile Project Management + Scrum Master 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 ?

This two day combo course will give delegates a practical understanding of how to use Agile behaviours and the scrum framework at scale. This allows you to ‘be agile’ in more complex environments where stricter governance or compliance is needed such as it is with most large organisations today.
The Scrum aspect of this course introduces you to the roles, responsibilities and ceremonies of Scrum and how it is implemented in Project Environments.
By becoming certified as a Scrum Master, this course helps you to stay current within your own organisation and in today’s fast moving marketplace.

What Topics Will Be Covered ?

DAY 1

  • Introduction.
  • What is Agile.
  • What is AgilE PM and DSDM.
  • The Fundamentals
  • The Philosophy and The Principles
  • Organisation
  • Roles and Responsiblities
  • Teams and Team Structures
  • Empowerment
  • Preparation
  • Project Constraints
  • Success Factors
  • Approach Questionnaire
  • The lifestyle and Framework
  • The Phases and Products
  • Lifecycle Configuration
  • Techniques
  • Communication
  • MoSCoW
  • Time Boxing
  • Estimation and Measurement
  • Quality & Maintainability
  • Planning, Control and Risk
  • Implementing Agile Project Management

DAY 2

  • What is Scrum
  • Product Backlogs
  • Planning in Scrum.
  • Sprint Backlogs
  • Daily Scrums
  • The Definition of Done
  • Scrum Teams
  • The Scrum Master Role
  • Estimating
  • Prioritisation
  • Burndown Charts
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 ?
  • Anyone who wants will be actively involved in project or supporting projects and wants to be successful using Scrum
  • Anyone who wants to expand their knowledge on Agile methods
  • Anyone who is involved in a Scrum Project across the full range of Scrum roles
  • Those newly setting out on their Agile journey
  • Those who are already using Agile or Scrum but now want to consolidate their knowledge or address questions that have arisen based on their experience
Prerequisites For This Course ?

There are no formal pre-requisites for this course, If you are attending the course because you just need the knowledge, e.g., you are about to start work on an Agile project and need some training first, or you are working with a client who uses Agile so you need some help in this area

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

What About Certification ?

What about Certification?
To become a Certified Scrum Master (CSM), you will need to successfully complete the 2 day training course, and then sit for an online multiple-choice exam.
Following attendance on the 2 day course, you will be registered for the exam with the. You will then receive an invitation to take the exam from the International Scrum Institute. You must complete the exam within 30 days of completing your course.

Location

Bristol City Centre