Certified ScrumMaster - Toronto - March 12 & 13 2019
Price above includes tax. Course fee $1,077 + HST $161.85 = $1,217.01
1. Ticket price includes exam.
3. Online exam will be emailed to participants day after course.
2. Successful passing of the exam and attending a course taught be a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) is all that is required to achieve this Certification.
Introduction: The most popular Agile certification! This two day course gives you the foundations to be an effective ScrumMaster and contributes towards the requirements of the Scrum Alliance's Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) program.
This course is ideal for those who desire to create high-performance product development teams. Team leads, project managers and functional or line managers all can benefit from understanding Scrum's amazing transformational power and the critical role of the ScrumMaster. If you are a member of the Project Management Institute, this course counts for 16 PDU's and as part of the requirements towards the PMI-ACP designation.
Learning Objective(s): By successfully completing this course you will be able to:
Remove obstacles that prevent teams from becoming high-performance.Enable a team to follow the Scrum process to deliver great products and continuously improve their quality.Describe Scrum to others including roles, meetings, artifacts and principles.Fulfill the requirements of the Certified ScrumMaster program.
Facilitation: Welcome and Introductions
Lecture: Scrum Certification, Classroom Expectations
Handout: Notes (Questions, Information, Insights, Action Items)
Exercise: Generating Questions
Lecture: Introducing the Project
Exercise: Diving into the First Sprint
Handout: User Stories
Lecture: User Stories
Exercise: Generating User Stories
Exercise: Splitting User Stories
Lecture: The “Bucket System”
Handout: Planning Game Cards
Exercise: Estimating Value
Exercise: Estimating Effort
Lecture: Calculating ROI
Exercise: Velocity and Release Planning
Exercise: Sprint Two
Exercise: Sprint Two Review
Lecture: Retrospectives and Action Items
Facilitation: Four ScrumMasters
Lecture: Burndown Charts
Exercise: Sprint Three
Exercise: Sprint Three Review
Facilitation: Project Debrief
Simulation: show how Agile methods can result in 400% productivity improvement
Scrum Process Overview
Handout: The Scrum Process
Practice: Explaining Scrum
Discussion: The Scrum Process Q&A
Exercise: Improving Quality
Lecture: Scrum Is/Is Not
Handout: Scrum Rules of Thumb
Discussion: Scrum Rules of Thumb
Lecture: Scrum Team vs. Not Scrum Team
Handout: Scrum Team Room
Discussion: Scrum Team Room
Discussion: Junior vs. Senior Team
Lecture: Definition of “Done”
Exercise: “Done” for You
Lecture: “Done” and Agile Maturity
The ScrumMaster Role
Exercise: Qualities of a ScrumMaster
Handout: The ScrumMaster - Self-Evaluation
Exercise: The ScrumMaster – Self-Evaluation
Lecture: Removing Obstacles
Handout: The Scrum Administrator
Exercise: Mapping the ScrumMaster Role to Traditional Roles
What Did You Learn?