This course will prepare you for the Professional Scrum Master Certification (PSM I) from Scrum.org and will also provide you with an in-depth training on the role of the Scrum Master and provide you with the knowledge to be able to apply and implement the Scrum framework at your organization. Scrum is one of the Agile frameworks that uses simple techniques to increase productivity, delivery and quality. Scrum is an iterative, incremental framework for developing any product or managing any work. These characteristics have led to Scrum becoming the most popular method in the world for Agile software development. This two-day course covers the key components of Scrum and addresses the challenges of adopting an Agile project management approach.
- Building a foundation in Agile – What is Agile and how has it changed over the years?
- Exploring why Scrum works, and how it can help your projects.
- Applying the Scrum Framework in a fun and interactive case study– Using the framework successfully, including principles, roles, rules, and artifacts required
- Developing high-performing teams – Building self-organizing, cross functional teams that work towards shared goals
- Realizing the “Art of Possible” – Fostering your organization to embrace Scrum
Participants receive a course workbook that covers the details of each topic to assist during the course and serve as a tool for future reference and taking action when returning to the workplace.
FREE Scrum Master Certification practice exam included!
If you are planning to get your Professional Scrum Master certification (PSM I) from Scrum.org, our 80 question practice exam is a perfect way to prepare. All class participants receive free 30-day access to this practice exam. Click here for more information.
Anyone interested in learning the core principles of Scrum or looking to receive training on the role of the Scrum Master including:
- Team Members
- Project Managers
- Program Managers
- Scrum Masters
- Product Owners
- Functional Managers
DURATION: 2 DAYS
Contact us at email@example.com if you would like us to provide this training on-site at your organization.
Note: This course will meet 14 of the 21 contact hours needed of Agile Project Management Training to be eligible for the PMI-ACP certification or 14 PDUs for PMPs. See our training
Todd Kamens, CSM, CSP, PSM I
Todd is an experienced Project Manager, Scrum Master, Agile Coach and Trainer with extensive experience managing software development projects. For the past 14 years, he has primarily used Scrum to deliver software products with his clients. Todd has over 20 years of experience providing world-class project management for his clients for both internal and outsourced development efforts.
Todd’s degree in Operations Management from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and focus on Agile software development allow him to provide a strong understanding of how people can work efficiently to deliver high value solutions. To learn more about Guidance Technology, please visit us at www.guidance-technology.com
Dan Tousignant, PMP, PMI-ACP, PSM I, CSP
Dan is a lifelong project manager and trainer with extensive experience in managing software development projects. His company, Cape Project Management, Inc. has been delivering high quality Agile and project management training since 2010.
Though the role of the professional project manager is changing dramatically through these approaches, Dan coaches organizations on how to transition project managers and leadership to an Agile environment.
Dan has over 20 years of experience providing world class project management for strategic projects, direct P& L experience managing up to 50 million dollar software development project budgets, experience managing multi-million dollar outsourced software development efforts and strong, demonstrated, results-driven leadership skills including ability to communicate a clear vision, build strong teams, and drive necessary change within organizations. Based upon this experience, he has adopted both Agile as the primary method for developing and implementing software. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and is a Certified Project Management Professional, Professional Scrum Master, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner and Certified Scrum Professional.
Note: Guidance Technology, Inc. is not affiliated with Scrum.org
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Guidance Technology delivers Public and Private Agile Training Courses focused on the realistic and practical approaches to being successful with Agile. Our courses are provided in convenient venues and are designed to help you gain a competitive advantage with your software development practices.