Certified ScrumMaster [CSM]

March 6-7, 2023

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

This two-day ScrumMaster certification course provides everything you need to get started with Scrum. The largest and most well-known of Agile project management, Scrum is a simple framework that has a small set of interrelated practices and rules, is not overly prescriptive and enables more effective teams.

This course shares industry-tested practices for evolving Product Backlogs, planning your Release and Sprints, tracking and reporting progress, and developing continuous improvement cycles. Participants will learn how to effectively plan and run daily Scrum Meetings, Sprint Planning Meetings, Sprint Reviews, Retrospectives, and more.

WHAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE:

  • CERTIFICATION – Pass the CSM exam and become a Certified Scrum Master
  • EDUCATIONAL UNITS – 15 PMI PDUs (category 3) and 16 Scrum Alliance SEUs
  • MEMBERSHIP – 2 Year membership to the Scrum Alliance and Lifetime membership in the Global Scrum Community

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Scrum Masters
  • Product Owners
  • IT Professionals
  • Managers
  • Testers
  • HR Managers
  • Developers
  • Business Analysts
  • Marketing Teams
  • Project Managers
  • Project Sponsors
  • Career Changers and Job Seekers
  • ANYONE INTERESTED IN LEARNING HOW SCRUM CAN IMPROVE YOUR WORLD OF WORK

ANYONE CAN ATTEND – NO PRE-REQUISITES

 COURSE LEARNING OUTLINE

General Knowledge

  • Agile Manifesto
  • Scrum Foundations
  • Scrum compared to Waterfall
  • Scrum Values
  • Applicability of Scrum

Scrum Roles

  • Overview of Scrum Roles
  • Scrum Master as Servant Leader
  • Rounding out the Scrum Team: Product Owner and the Development Team
  • Impact on traditional roles

Scrum Meetings

  • Sprint Planning Meeting
  • Daily Scrum Meeting
  • Sprint Review Meeting
  • Sprint Retrospective Meeting

Scrum Artifacts

  • Product Backlog
  • Product Increment and the Definition of Done
  • Sprint Backlog

Integration

  • ScrumMaster Responsibilities and Skills
  • Scrum Simulation
  • Class Retrospective

YOU WILL LEAVE THIS EXPERIENCE KNOWING:

SCRUM FRAMEWORK: the events, roles, processes and artifacts as well as ways to apply them

BEING A SCRUM MASTER: including tips to being a better leader, coach and facilitator

TEAM BUILDING: leverage Scrum to create highly collaborative, sustainable and high-performance teams