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This class is one-day introduction into the world of Scrum. It is ideal for anyone who is interested in learning more about the benefits of Scrum, or a Team wanting a Scrum reset. Scrum Essentials introduces you to the values and principles from the Agile Manifesto, as well as the framework defined by the Scrum Guide. It explores the roles (Accountabilities) and meetings (events) in Scrum, so that everyone understands who does what, and when. This class is full of practical, real-world techniques that can be implemented immediately at your workplace.

A. Prerequisites


B. Who Should Attend

  • Business Analysts
  • Database Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • Quality Testers
  • Software Developers
  • Technical Writers
  • Anyone interested in learning about the benefits of Scrum

C. Learning Objectives

As a Scrum Essentials class participant, I want to…

  1. Learn about Lean so that I can talk about the origins of Agile and Scrum
  2. Understand Agile, so that I can distinguish it from Scrum
  3. Describe the overall Scrum Framework, so that I know how the parts of Scrum integrate
  4. List the accountabilities in Scrum, so that I know how the Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Developers work together as members of the Scrum Team
  5. Understand the Scrum artifacts of Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, and Potentially Useable Increment, so that I know how to use them to share valuable information
  6. List and explain key events of Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Retrospective, so that I know what is happening before, during, and after every Sprint
  7. Experience a Scrum Sprint, so that I can learn by doing

D. Benefits

  • 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 values features first
  • You will learn how to gain Organizational trust and improve your Team’s reputation by setting them up for frequent successes
  • You will learn how to experience higher Team morale and productivity
  • You will learn to focus your personal efforts on the highest value tasks that will have an immediate impact on customer satisfaction
  • You will improve your communications through transparency
  • You will learn to achieve greater flexibility and add value to your Organization

E. Takeaways

  • SEUs/ PDUs Available
  • 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

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