This class is an in-depth one day immersion into the world of Scrum. It is ideal for anyone who is interested in learning more about the benefits of Scrum. Scrum Essentials is full of practical, real world techniques that can be implemented immediately at your workplace. This course will allow your organization to enjoy the many advantages Scrum has to offer. Hands-on exercises demonstrate key concepts and let you experience the benefits of Scrum firsthand.
Class Learning Objectives
As a Scrum Essentials class participant, I want to learn…
about the advantages Scrum can brings to your team
how to re-engage your customers by rebuilding trust and putting them in the driver’s seat
to embrace continuous planning throughout project lifecycle and gathering real-time requirements
how to apply techniques such as swarming to more effectively get work done
how to work as a self organizing/ self management team
how to align your team around rapid fire issue/risk discovery
how to identify ineffective ways of working and practice continuous improvement
You will learn how to increase customer satisfaction and time to market delivery.
You will learn how to properly align your development efforts around delivering the highest business value features first.
You will learn how to gain organizational trust and improve your team’s reputation for on-time and on-budget delivery by setting them up for frequent successes.
You will learn how to experience higher team morale and productivity with a fundamental shift in management style.
You will learn to focus your personnel efforts on the highest value tasks that will have an immediate impact on your team’s level of success.
You will improve your communications, through transparency and “pull” versus “push” systems.
You will learn to achieve greater flexibility and add value to your organization.
Who Should Attend?
Anyone interested in learning about the benefits of Scrum
7 SEUs/7 PDUs
Thorough understanding about Agile using Scrum
A new outlook on the way you manage your project team
A framework for understanding whether Agile is right for your organization
The knowledge necessary for incorporating Agile practices into your working environment
Receive a copy of the Braintrust book Scrum for the Rest of Us