Scrum™ Master

Scrum™ Master

2-day training course and certification

 

Scrum is the leading method to develop new products in an ‘Agile’ way. It has long been used very effectively within software development projects. In addition to familiarity with traditional development methods and project professionals is expected to be able to succeed in an Agile / Scrum environment.

Scrum is a framework with 3 roles and 5 events. The framework itself is simple, but to make it a success in practice is not obvious. A well-functioning Scrum Master and a well-trained organization are important success factors.

This training is a must for IT managers, project managers, consultants, analysts, developers and experts who wish to qualify for the development projects of the future.

Contents

In this intensive two-day course you will learn the knowledge, skills and techniques that you need to effectively work within, or cooperate with, a Scrum team.

It also offers you the option to exchange experiences with colleagues under the guidance of an experienced Agile coach.

The theory of Scrum is simple. But to bring Scrum successfully into practice appears to be a major challenge every time.

Both practical exercises and practical examples that bring yourself and your fellow students are the basis for the implementation of your new Scrum knowledge and skills.

Learning objective

Gaining additional knowledge, methods and techniques in the field of facilitation, coaching and managing Scrum projects, so that you, as a Scrum Master, are able to effectively deal with the daily challenges in an Agile environment.

Course Benefits

After completing this course you will be able to operate successfully in a Scrum environment. You also gain sufficient knowledge to guide a Scrum team successfully.

This course will prepare you best for the internationally recognized Professional Scrum Master Level I assessment.

Who

This training course is meant for anyone with an interest in Scrum, whether you are a manager, programmer, tester, project manager or analyst or play another development role in the organization.

This training is provided by a highly experienced Agile / Scrum coach and trainer, who is experienced in the introduction and optimization of Scrum.

Duration

2 days from 9am till 5pm

Topics

In two days we go through all aspects of Scrum:

  • The Scrum framework
  • Agile and Scrum theory and principles
  • Creating an Agile mind-set
  • Cross-functional, self-organizing teams
  • Agile planning
  • How to scale Scrum from one team to multiple (distributed) teams
  • Successful Product Backlog management and Refinement
  • Coaching and facilitating Scrum teams

Teaching methods

  • Presentations
  • Many Agile Games, which ensure that you truly understand the Agile and Scrum principles
  • Practical methods, that enable you to apply the theory into practice

Certification

After the course you will take, at a self-chosen time and place, the globally recognized Professional Scrum Master Level I online assessment of scrum.org

PSM I certification is offered as an option with the training course.

When?calendar

You can reserve a date in our open to subscription agenda. Take a look at our upcoming Scrum events.

office-buildingThis training is also offered as an on-site event. Dates and times will be arranged according to company requirements. The course can be alternatively planned in 4 afternoon or evening sessions. Please contact us for a tailor-made offering.

Follow up

Possible continuation after this course:

  • Professional Coaching on-the-job
  • Advanced Scrum Master
  • Professional Scrum Product Owner ™ training and certification
  • Project Leadership I: personal, interpersonal and managerial skills
  • Effective Presentation skills