This two-day entry-level certification course takes participants through the basics terms and concepts of Scrum. When completed, students will be able to effectively contribute to a Scrum Team or project. This course, accredited by SCRUMstudy, prepares students to sit for the Scrum Developer certification exam. Courses are offered as Instructor-led, E-learning or Live-over-web opportunities.
Who Should Attend?
This course is appropriate for anyone working on or in contact with a Scrum Team. This is also a useful course for anyone interested in learning Scrum basics or considering incorporating Scrum methodologies within their environment.
Introduction to Scrum
- Scrum Overview
- Scrum Concepts and Principles
- Scrum Phases & Processes
- Creating a Project Vision
- Identifying the Scrum Master
- Forming the Scrum Team
- Developing Epics
- Creating the Prioritized Product Backlog
- Release Planning
Planning & Estimating A Project
- Create User Stories
- Approve, Estimate & Commit User Stories
- Creating Tasks
- Estimating Tasks
- Creating the Sprint Backlog
Implementing A Project
- Creating Deliverables
- Conducting the Daily Standup (or Daily Scrum)
- Grooming the Prioritized Product Backlog
Sprint Review and &Retrospect
- Convene A Scrum of Scrums
- Demonstrating & Validating Sprint
- Retrospect Sprint
- Ship Deliverables
- Retrospect Project
Self-study, Exam Prep
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A voucher for a multiple-choice 75-question exam will be given at the completion of the course. The 90-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.