This three-day hands-on Agile Expert certification training introduces the student to multiple Agile methodologies and how to chose the appropriate practices and processes for a given situation. Accredited by SCRUMstudy, this course prepares students for the certification exam along with acquiring valuable insights from instructors with extensive practical experience in Scrum methodology. This course features lectures, discussion, team exercises and quizzes. Courses are offered as Instructor-led, E-learning or Live-over-web opportunities.
Who Should Attend?
Anyone interested in learning the concepts and practices of different Agile Methodologies. Students will also learn how to chose the correct Agile framework for the appropriate situation.
- Intro to Agile
- The Agile Manifesto
- Domains of Agile Practices
Understanding Lean Software Development
- Lean Origins and Principles
- Kanban Origins
- Six Core Practices of Kanban
- Benefits of Kanban
Introduction to Scrum
- Scrum Overview
- Scrum Concepts & Principles
- Scrum Processes
Understanding XP Software Development
- Intro to Extreme Programming
- Extreme Programming Practices and Adoption
Other Agile Methodologies
- Feature Driven Development
- Comparing Agile Methods
Self-study, Exam Prep
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None but it’s preferable for the student to be Scrum Developer Certified or Scrum Master Certified.
A voucher for a multiple-choice 100-question exam will be given at the completion of the course. The 120-minute exam is proctored online and can be taken at the student’s convenience.
Each student will receive a workbook. Other Scrum-related study material and books are available for purchase prior to, or during, the class.
Patrick von Schlag
Mr. von Schlag has more than 25 years of real-world experience managing IT and business organizations. He has served as a consultant, facilitator, and instructor in support of more than 200 organizations. With an emphasis in best practices, Mr. von Schlag has obtained all Scrum certifications: Scrum Developer Certified, Scrum Master Certified, Scrum Product Owner Certified and Agile Expert. He specializes in program deployments, focusing on practical benefits.
His customer list includes The Walt Disney Company, Microsoft, Nike, Sears, the US Marine Corps, the US Army, the US Air Force, 2nd and 5th Fleet US Navy, DISA, IRS, Federal Reserve, The Hartford, Citigroup, Amgen, Los Angeles County, Port of Long Beach, GDIT, Accenture, Serco, Deloitte, and hundreds of other market-leading companies.
Mr. von Schlag has extensive executive-level experience in market strategy, business planning, enterprise sales, marketing, and solution development and deployment. He is committed to helping customers achieve tangible bottom line results with improved quality and quantity of best business practices.