ICAgile Certified Professional – Agile Coaching (ICP ACC) Workshop – Pittsburgh

June 3-5, 2019

The ICP-ACC, the agile coaching certification, is one of two knowledge-based certifications on the Agile Coaching track. This certification focuses primarily on the mindset, roles, and responsibilities of an Agile Coach.
After finishing the certification, you will be able to differentiate between and among mentoring, facilitating, professional coaching and teaching. You will also gain the skills needed to create a safe environment for meaningful collaboration and healthy conflict resolution within an agile team.

This certification introduces you to team coaching skills and team development concepts for starting and growing teams while focusing on teams and organizations as human systems. A key part of this certification focuses on developing an understanding of the professional coaching skillset and the value of honing these skills to serve individuals on an agile team.

This is a three full-day workshop loaded with activities, simulations, and fun games. You will also get loads of tools, templates and worksheets to jump start your journey as an agile coach.

At the end of the workshop you will be certified as ICP-ACC.

Topics covered during this workshop:
* Meet Sam the Scrum Master and Charlie the Coach
* Creating the GPS map for the journey for Sam to becoming Charlie - an effective agile coach. You will build your own roadmap to becoming a more effective coach.
* Mindset of an agile coach
* Roles, responsibilities, skills of an agile coach
* Compare and Contrast: Teaching, Coaching, and Mentoring
* 5 dysfunctions of an agile team
* Transforming a dysfunctional team to a high performing team
* Powerful Questions
* Impediment removal techniques
* Conflict resolution techniques
* Creating high impact training material [to help you be more effective and impactful with your teams/organization]
* Standing up a new agile team with Agile Bingo
* Assessing agile journey of your team and organization
various simulations and scenarioLab activities during the 3 days of workshop

This workshop is facilitated by ICAgile certified and authorized trainers, who are also practitioners themselves. Learn agile coaching from those who actually DO it, unlike other trainers who are just giving you 'book knowledge'!

What do you get by completing this workshop:
You will walk out with more clarity and confidence about Coaching. We guarantee it! You will have all the tools to help you in your Coaching Journey. In addtion, you will get:
* Certificate as ICP-ACC - the agile coaching certification
* Membership to ICAgile
* Coaching Workbook - a workbook loaded with templates and worksheets
* ScenarioLab - list of scenarios
* ScenarioLab - Sample facilitator guide
* Coaching Cards
* Agile Bingo
* Coaching Toolbox

Location: Pittsburgh, PA