Certified ScrumMaster in Arlington, VA, USA

September 24-25, 2019

Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
Excella’s Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) class is a two-day, interactive learning experience that provides students a full immersion into Agile principles and the concepts and practices that define the Scrum framework.

What You’ll Learn
After completing this course, students will understand:
-The relationship between Scrum, and Agile
-How Scrum teams operate, including roles, events, and artifacts
-The relationship between the ScrumMaster, Product Owner, and the development team

Certification
Students who complete the class will be eligible to take the Certified ScrumMaster exam and become Certified ScrumMasters.

This course also allows students to claim 14 Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs).*

What’s Included
The cost of registration includes exam and certification fees, and a two-year membership to the Scrum Alliance. Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks will be provided on both days of class.

Location
The class will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Arlington Tech eXchange at 2300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 610, Arlington, Virginia 22201. Validated parking will be available.

Who Should Attend
This course is appropriate for all members of the project team including developers, testers, analysts, project managers, etc. This course is also great for functional managers and executives who are interested in Agile methodologies and process improvement.

About Your Trainer
Dr. Patrick McConnell is an Agile Coach and Certified Scrum Trainer at Excella, specializing in Agile Transformation in the Public Sector and Scaling Agile Frameworks. A criminologist by training, Patrick transitioned from developing geospatial applications in Agile Teams to coaching and training Agile methods and frameworks. He has served as an Agile Coach and Trainer for over 50 US Government organizations, as well as the States of Alabama, Maryland, and New York.

Cancellation Policy
Students submitting cancellation requests 10 business days or more prior to the start of the course are entitled to a full refund. Students submitting cancellation requests less than 10 business days prior to the start of the course will be offered a credit toward a future Excella course of equivalent value, or a refund less a processing fee of $100. Should the organizer cancel the course for any reason, each registered student will be issued a full refund.

* PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Location: Arlington Tech eXchange, 2300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 610, Arlington, VA 22201