Scrum Master Certified

Course Description

This 2-day course provides the foundations of being a Scrum Master.

Scrum Masters are facilitators who ensure that the Scrum Team is provided with an environment conducive to success.

The Scrum Master guides, facilitates, and teaches Scrum practices to everyone involved in the project; clears impediments for the team; and, ensures that Scrum processes are being followed.

Successful candidates will be awarded the Scrum Master Certified (SMC™) certification by SCRUMstudy after passing the certification exam.

Course Overview

 Agile and Scrum Overview

We’ll discuss the history of Agile and Scrum, why they came to be, and dive into the Agile Philosophy

Scrum Framework

We’ll introduce the Scrum Process, and the roles involved in Scrum. We’ll discuss how Scrum treats time, and how it improves the quality of the resulting product by defining what it means to be “done”

Planning in Scrum

A common misconception in Scrum is that there is no planning, we will show how this is incorrect, and talk about how planning in an ongoing effort in Scrum. We’ll explain the purpose of Sprint Planning, Sprint Retrospectives, how to conduct release planning, and finally Project Retrospectives

The Role of the Scrum Master

We’ll present the qualities of an effective Scrum Master, discuss servant-leadership and how it promotes the optimal functioning of a Scrum Team, we’ll also present methods of transitioning into a Scrum Master role.

Practical Applications

There will be a classroom exercise throughout the duration of the course, which will apply the concepts being learned, by introducing a product vision and backlog, and then working through 3 sprints to deliver an end product.

What You Will Learn

Be a Scrum Master

You will be able to describe how Scrum works, and how to function as a ScrumMaster in your organization.

The Scrum Process

You will understand and be able to describe the Scrum process and use this knowledge to build better products.

The Scrum Roles

You will understand the 3 main roles of Scrum.  The Scrum Master, the Product Owner, and the Scrum Team.  Build a Scrum team from the ground up using this knowledge.

The Scrum Artifacts

You will understand the difference types of artifacts in Scrum, why they’re important, and when and how to use them.

Small classes limited to a maximum size of 20 people

Online course materials and support are included

Catered Lunch and Breaks

Training provided in comfortable hotel conference rooms

SCM Training

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