During the first day, attendees will learn the basics of Scrum and the principles on which it is based through a series of exercises and discussions. The second day explores the framework's Rhythms, Rituals, and writings in more depth, and introduces some of the more common practices used by Scrum teams.
€ 1195 + TVA
Scrum is an agile management framework for delivering value, reducing risk and driving continuous improvement. The framework is simple in its mechanics but can be difficult to apply as it requires a shift in team culture. Therefore in this certified course you will not only learn the mechanics, but you will apply Scrum as it was intended so that you have the best chance of being able to implement it effectively in your organisation.
- A comprehensive definition of Scrum
- How Scrum is underpinned by the Agile Manifesto and agile principles
- Where Scrum is applicable
- Roles in a Scrum team, with special focus on role of the ScrumMaster
- How to plan for a sprint
- How the team works before, during and after a sprint
- Release Planning and how to track progress
All attendees will receive a complimentary copy of Mike Cohn's book Succeeding with Agile: Software Development Using Scrum
Trainer: Mark Summers
He started his agile journey as a ScrumMaster, helping his team develop great software using agile. In his 10+ years of experience he has seen the difference Scrum can make to people’s work lives - bringing people together to create innovative, valuable solutions for people’s problems, and that can be a lot of fun. This made Mark want to help more people and more companies embrace Scrum’s principles. He has led teams, coached them and trained another generation of ScrumMasters and leaders to carry on the transformations that helped his team succeed.
Mark has been working with individuals, teams and organisations to help them achieve agility since 2006. As someone who has seen Scrum from both the trenches and the dugout Mark’s stories and experiences are based on implementing Scrum in lots of different environments.
Mark is an active member of the Scrum community, having organized the UK’s first Scrum Coaching Retreat. He is also a regular speaker at agile conferences in London and Europe.