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Agile Foundations

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Course Description

The two-day Agile Foundations course goes beyond a primer of Agile values, principles and practices. Through experiential learning, participants get hands-on with the application of Agile practices and are prepared to start leveraging new skills on the job.

Duration training

2 days.

Suggested sizing

15 - 30 participants.

Price

€ 995, - (excl. VAT) per participant. Early bird discount of € 100, - per participant, when booking is done at least one month in advance.

Target audience

  • Individuals new to Agile who are preparing to use Agile for the first time.
  • Agile Team Members (Developers, Testers, Analysts).
  • Scrum masters.
  • Product Owners
  • Managers of those on Agile Teams.
  • Primary Stakeholders of Agile Teams (Designers, Architects, Project Managers)
Course outline

In this training, the following topics are covered:

  • Traditional development approaches vs. agile.
  • Agile principles.
  • Themes: incremental, iterative, collaboration, transparency.
  • Agile frameworks and processes and scrum.
  • Scrum roles: product owner, scrum master, development team, scrum team.
  • Scrum process: agile delivery cycle and scrum ceremonies.
  • Tracking progress & forecasting.
  • The vision: purpose of vision, overview of simulation vision, elevator pitch.
  • User stories, the three C’s, personas.
  • Definition of done.
  • Estimation: traditional vs. relative estimation, story points, planning poker, affinity estimation.

What participants get?

  • Training at a beautiful external venue in Utrecht
  • Lunch, coffee, tea, soft drinks and refreshments throughout the day
  • Attendee workbook. All training materials, including the famous Accenture Poker Card Set.

Learning objectives:

By the end of the course successful learners will be able to:

  • Discuss Agile values and principles as they relate to their role, team and organization.
  • Describe that Agile is more than a collection of processes.
  • List popular Agile processes and frameworks.
  • Give examples of Agile roles, how they interact, and what it takes to create a strong team dynamic.
  • Summarize the Scrum framework and collection of ceremonies.
  • Explain why shared understanding of "Product Vision" is key for success.
  • Develop user stories that describe “Requirements” in context of the user’s needs.
  • Apply more than one method for estimating user stories.
  • Articulate the purpose of “Done” and create a "Definition of Done".
  • Track and forecast the progress of an Agile team using multiple methods
  • Employ techniques focused on continuous improvement

Why Accenture Academy?

We are Golden Partner of Scaled Agile and have a global network of certified SAFe trainers, coaches and implementation experts. Get Hands-On with our Agile Experts. Learn by doing. Our training allow you to get hands-on with seasoned Agile practitioners, who have more than a theoretical understanding of building Agile enterprises but know what works and what doesn't.

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