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Certified ScrumMaster Workshop in Chicago

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230 West Monroe Street, Suite 900

Chicago, Illinois 60606

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First time in Chicago, internationally renowned Agile Coach, Apeksha Patel's public CSM Workshop! Apeksha has trained hundreds of scrum masters worldwide. This workshop will give you all the knowledge you need to enable your teams to deliver the right product on time.


Do you want to be a ScrumMaster? You have reached the right place to learn to be a great one!


Who is Apeksha Patel?

Know about Apeksha Patel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P18JQ-WWSkE


Who is a ScrumMaster?

A ScrumMaster is a development facilitator who is responsible for enabling Scrum teams to maximize their effectiveness by addressing systemic issues and dysfunctions in the team. The ScrumMaster has four primary focus areas: System Design, Engineering Practices, coaching Product Owner and coaching Development Team. This workshop is a role specific workshop to learn about the role of ScrumMaster.


Why should you choose our CSM workshop?

1. Let's start with VALUE ADD!

You get two certificates - CSM and TKP for a price of One! Pay the Regular Price of $1299 and get online Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) Certification course worth $500 absolutely FREE!!! You will get TKP credential, lifetime membership and Completion Certificate from Lean Kanban University. You will also get 6 SEUs and PDUs for attending this training. Please note that any discount in the regular price will make this offer ineligible.

TKP Offer


2. We believe in Scrum and we PlayScrum. Our CSM workshops are experiential.

The workshop itself will be run using Scrum in 4 Sprints with ZERO power point slides. We will learn together about Scrum from each other. Expect to have lots of fun while you learn as the workshop is loaded with content.

Scrum on The Wall: Apeksha's unique way of presenting Scrum Framework on the Wall with Charts will help you visualize Scrum all the time during the 2 days and ever after. You will be working with others as part of a Scrum Team working on a Project. So you will learn how to get started as a ScrumMaster and develop valuable products using Scrum.

Here is a glimpse of Apeksha's workshops: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ax5iV9CI3Ms


3. Learn from a Practitioner not a Trainer in an experiential workshop

Apeksha Patel is the first and the only woman CST in India and the first Accredited Kanban Trainer in India. She is a practicing Coach and helps Organizations in their journey of Transformation. She practices wide variety of coaching frameworks like ORSC, NLP and Leadership Gift. She has been in the industry for over 16 years in both service and product companies as a DevOps expert. You will get a flavour of both coaching and development world.

Our workshop size generally ranges from 18 to 36. We cap to a maxmimum of 42.


4. Live and breath Agile Values with PlayScrum Flash Cards

You get a free pack of PlayScrum Flash Cards. The PlayScrum cards include:

- A Set of Planning Poker Cards for estimation

- Quick Reference cards for Scrum Roles

- Quick checklist of things to do in Scrum Events

- Agile Values and Principles Card


5. Learn on the Go with our PlayScrum application

We are human beings and we tend to forget things. We have designed PlayScrum App to help ScrumMasters to stay focused on helping their team focused on the goal. Download the App NOW!

PlayScrum Lite


What do you get out of the CSM course?

After you complete the course, you’ll know

  • Why do Organizations need ScrumMasters?

  • What are the skills a ScrumMaster should have?

  • How to help Organizations design a process that helps them build right products?

  • How to facilitate Organizational change?

  • How to help Product Owner to convert vision into incremental pieces of delivery?

  • How to help Development teams address the issues that affect their effectiveness?

On successful completion of the course, you’ll receive

  • Qualification for ScrumMaster Certification (passing the exam is a required follow-on step for certification). You will be able to take the test immediately after the workshop and the fee is covered in the course fee.

  • Scrum Alliance membership for 2 years.

  • ScrumMaster's PlayBook

  • A deck of PlayScrum cards

  • 16 SEUs for Certified Scrum Professional

  • 16 PDUs towards any PMI credential


FAQs

When do we start and end each day?

The classroom opens at 8:30 AM each day and class will begin promptly at 9:00 AM. We will end at 5:30 PM each day.

What should I wear?

Wear anything that makes you comfortable. There are no rules!


What should I bring?

Just yourself. You don't need a laptop, although you are free to bring one.


Will there be food?

Yes, we will provide light morning breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks, and coffee for both days of the workshop.


Is there something I should read before the workshop?

Here is some of the pre-workshop material that will help you get for a WOW Experience in the workshop: https://leanpitch.com/csmprework/


How do I enroll for free TKP online course?

If you have paid full price of $1299.00, you are qualified for free online TKP course. Please contact us after the completion of CSM and we will help you enroll for this free online course.


I'm an introvert who is not so big on the whole audience participation thing. Will this class make me uncomfortable?

Participation in any physical exercise is of course optional--in fact the role of "observer" is quite valuable, so feel free to participate at your ability and comfort levels. Remember, people are different and we value that!


Do you offer a guarantee?

We guarantee our services unconditionally. If you aren't satisfied, we aren't either, and we'll work with you to make it right, up to and including your money back.


What is your refund policy?

If we must cancel a class due to low enrollment or other factors, enrollees will be given a full refund.

If you have registered for a workshop and find you cannot attend, you are eligible for a full refund up to 7 business days before the class start date. Simply let us know in writing, that you cannot attend class and would like a refund and we will process your full refund.

After this date, no refunds are available. However, if you cannot attend class, you are welcome to send a friend or colleague to take your spot in class. You may also, for a $100 fee, roll your registration to a future class on a space-available basis. To request a cancellation, roll into another class, or substitute a registration, please contact us.


What if I have more questions?

Feel free to contact us at (669) 245-5245 or info@adroitpm.com

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