Certified ScrumMaster – 160423L – Weekend Edition – Washington DC

Event Phone: (888) 245-5596

  • Certified ScrumMaster
    April 23, 2016 - April 24, 2016
    8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Get Certified by Doing Scrum – This course provides the fundamental principles of Scrum, gives participants hands-on experience using Scrum and closes with Certification as a recognized ScrumMaster.

DISCOUNTS available for early registration!! $100 to $300 off. There is a limited number of discounted seats – REGISTER EARLY!!! 

Course Description

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.

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 

Agenda

  • Foundational Agile Concepts Overview of Scrum (what Scrum is & what Scrum is not)
  • Foundational Intro to the Scrum Framework
  • When To Use Scrum
  • Introduction to Scrum Roles & Human Side Of Scrum
  • Deep Dive Scrum Roles
  • Where Do Traditional Roles Go
  • Introduction to Scrum Activities
  • Introduction to Scrum Implementation
  • Deep Dive Scrum Activities
  • Agile Planning and Requirements Practices – Light
  • Introduction to Scrum Artifacts
  • Taking Scrum To The Enterprise

Who Should Attend

Anyone can attend – No prerequisites
This course is intended for those who desire a foundational education and wish 
explore the benefits of Agile and Scrum including its values, principles and practices.  

Style Of Workshop

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 The Class

  • Product Owner
  • ScrumMaster
  • Agile Coach
  • Release Managers
  • New Scrum Team Members
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Chief Operations Officers
  • Departmental Leads
  • Product Management Leads
  • Project Managers
  • Product Managers

About the Instructor

Lizzy is a seasoned executive consultant that focuses on driving measurable results for her clients, processes, employees and financials. Lizzy has over 18 years in-depth experience in delivering software development, project management and strategic consulting. This has given her a unique ability to provide you with the right tools and techniques tailored to the needs of your organization. Lizzy is a trainer who comes with a wealth of knowledge delivered with an innovative flare uniquely Lizzy.

Refund Policy

Please refer to our Refund / Cancellation Policy.

Venue:  

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Venue Phone: 703-723-8989

Venue Website:

Address:
Hilton Garden Inn Dulles North, 22400 Flagstaff Plaza, Ashburn, Virginia, 20148, United States

Description:

Hilton Garden Inn Dulles North
22400 Flagstaff Plaza
Ashburn, Virginia 20148
703-723-8989