The ScrumMaster Certification is a 2-day course introducing the concepts of the Scrum, the most popular Agile framework. Scrum is a seemingly simple process that can have profound effects on an organization. Each participant will gain practical experience working with Scrum tools and activities such as the product backlog, sprint backlog, daily Scrum meetings, sprint planning meeting, and burndown charts. Participants leave knowing how to apply Scrum to all sizes of projects, from a single collocated team to a large, highly distributed team.
Following successful completion of the course, you will be qualified and ready to pass the new Scrum Alliance certification test. This multiple-choice, online test is required to become a Certified ScrumMaster. It includes a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance where additional ScrumMaster-only material and information are available.This course also counts towards the following continuing education requirements:
PMP's: This course counts for 15 Professional Development Units (PDUs).
Scrum Alliance Members: This course counts for 16 Scrum Education Units (SEUs).
PMI-ACP: This course counts is 15 of the 21 contact hours needed to be eligible for the PMI-ACP certification.
What you will learn
Learn Scrum by doing Scrum - Activity based learning
Practical, proven practices to get you started right
How to live and breathe Agile while doing Scrum
Learn about estimation, story points and get a deck of cards
The essentials of getting a project off on the right foot
How to help both new and experienced teams be more successful
How to successfully scale Scrum to large, multi-continent projects with team sizes in the hundreds
Tips and tricks from experienced instructors on using Scrum in a wide variety of environments
"The workshop structure was perfect with theory and hands on activities." - Manoj B
Overview of Scrum (what Scrum is & what Scrum is not)
Foundation of Scrum (empirical vs defined, history, values, sprints, etc.)
Roles (ScrumMaster, Product Owner, Team)
Meetings (planning, daily scrum, review, retrospective, etc.)
Artifacts (burndown charts, backlogs, etc.)
Scaling and the human side of Scrum
Who Should Attend
Anyone can attend - No prerequisites
This course is intended for those who desire a foundational education and wishexplore the benefits of Agile and Scrum including its values, principles and practices. The class is taught in a learning format that is hands-on, experiential and Socratic. Attendees will utilize a variety of exercises, activities, discussions and resources to help them learn and apply Scrum in both software and non-software product development situations.
Roles That Would Benefit From This Class
New Scrum Team Members
Chief Operations Officers
Product Management Leads