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Scrum Essentials (SE) -- Memphis, TN

The Braintrust Consulting Group

Monday, June 2, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)

Scrum Essentials (SE) -- Memphis, TN

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Class Overview:

Scrum Essentials is a one day immersion into the world of Scrum. The course is full of practical, real world techniques, which can be implemented immediately at your organization. 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. This is the ideal course for all team members who will be working on Scrum teams.


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7 PDUs Awarded   Scrum Alliance
Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)
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What others are are saying about us:

  • "This was the biggest "bang for the buck" of any class I've ever taken (in 18 years of professional development)." - Heather
  • "The class was extremely helpful in helping me find my role as ScrumMaster on my team." - Michael
  • "I was pleasantly surprised that after the class I now have a foundation to begin using Scrum at my agency." - Kevin

Prerequisites:

  • None

Benefits:

  • Increase customer satisfaction and time to market delivery
  • Properly align your development efforts around delivering the highest business value features first
  • Gain organizational trust and improve your teams reputation for on-time and on-budget delivery by setting them up for frequent successes
  • Experience higher team morale and productivity with a fundamental shift in an empowering management style
  • Focus your efforts on the highest value tasks that will have an immediate impact on your success
  • Improve communications, through transparency and "pull" versus "push" systems
  • Achieve greater flexibility and value to your organization by adding another tool to your toolbox

Takeaways:

  • Thorough understanding about Agile and Scrum
  • A new outlook on the way you manage teams
  • A framework for understanding whether Agile and Scrum is right for your organization
  • The knowledge necessary for incorporating Scrum practices into your working environment
  • Easy to use reminders of Scrum7 PDUs
    • Printed class manual
    • Scrum reference card
    • Thumbdrive loaded with; articles, class exercises, whitepapers, etc...
  • Fulfill one of the requirements for the Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) certification

About The Instructor: Erick Fleming, CSM, JCD, MCT, MSCD

Erick Fleming, CSM, JCD, MCT, MSCD, is a Certified Scrum Trainer as well as a certified .NET and Java Developer with over 17 years of programming and training experience. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems from University of South Florida and has spent most of his career training and consulting with organizations on technologies ranging from .NET and Java to Linux and other open source tools. He specializes in cloud-based web solutions. Erick leads all technical training for Braintrust’s Certified Scrum Developer classes, Agile Engineering classes, and Test Driven Development classes. His role allows him to concentrate exclusively on developer training while setting the curriculum for all Braintrust developer-focused classes across the country.


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Scrum Alliance (SA) Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST)

Organizations That We Have Trained:

  • American Airlines
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Deloitte
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Earnst & Young
  • EMC
  • Emory University
  • FedEx
  • Garmin
  • GE
  • H&R Block
  • IBM
  • McKesson
  • NASA
  • Oracle
  • Raytheon
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Tractor Supply
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Walmart
  • Many, many, more...


Who should attend?

  • Project Managers
  • Software Development Managers
  • Senior IT Leadership (Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
  • Team Members
  • Anyone interested in learning about the benefits of Scrum
Learning Objectives

  • As a class participant, I want to identify limitations of traditional project management, so that I understand what problems Scrum solves.
  • As a class participant, I want to explain the theories Scrum is based on, so that I know why Scrum works.
  • As a class participant, I want to describe the overall Scrum Framework, so that I know how the parts of Scrum integrate.
  • As a class participant, I want to list the roles in Scrum, so that I know how the members of a Scrum team work together.
  • As a class participant, I want to demonstrate developing a Vision Statement, so that I can provide a guiding light for the product.
  • As a class participant, I want to explain the purpose of a backlog and user stories, 
so that I can focus the team on the highest customer value.
  • As a class participant, I want to experience a Scrum Sprint, so that I can learn by doing.

Cancellation Policy:

In order to receive a refund of your tuition for this class you must notify us no later than 5 business days prior to the class start date. Cancellation requests received after the 5 business day window will be issued a credit that can be applied towards a future class.

Privacy Notice:

We may on some occasions share your email address with a limited number of our trusted partners. We do not sell your personal information and we treat your privacy with the utmost regard. Please contact us at info@braintrustgroup.com if you have any concerns.

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When & Where


Hampton Inn Memphis/Shady Grove
962 S Shady Grove Rd
Germantown, TN 38120

Monday, June 2, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)


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