• 10th Sep 19 - 11th Sep 19
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tickets Price VAT Qty*
Early Bird Ticket £895.00 (GBP)    + £179.00 (GBP) Expired
Standard Ticket £995.00 (GBP)    + £199.00 (GBP)

What is this course?

The two-day Certified ScrumMaster course will give you a sound understanding of Scrum principles and practices in order that you can:

  • •   Participate actively as a Scrum Team member
  • •   Function effectively as the ScrumMaster for the Scrum Team
  • •   Deliver a successful Scrum project
  • •   Explain why Scrum works and how it is a risk reduction strategy
  • •   Explain and sell Agile and the Scrum framework to other key stakeholders
  • •   Define and use the full range of Agile and Scrum Artefacts (Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, Task Boards, and Burndown Charts etc. )
  • •   Set-up and facilitate Scrum Meetings (Release Planning, Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective)
  • •   Implement all of the Scrum roles
  • •   Implement Scrum in real world circumstances such as distributed Scrum teams,
  • •   Implement other Lean and Agile approaches from Kanban and eXtreme Programming to support your Scrum implementation
What will you learn?

Our interactive two-day Certified ScrumMaster Class is a great course for anybody who is new to Scrum or applying it within their organisation and covers in-depth the full Scrum Framework, Scrum practices, roles, artefacts and the values and principles that underpin it.  The course also covers many agile practices that support Scrum including User Stories and relative estimation as well as examining strategies for scaling Scrum and working with distributed teams.

Our course builds on a combination of interactive exercises, practical real-life examples, and lively discussion and will equip you with the knowledge required to understand Scrum in depth so that you can be an effective ScrumMaster or Scrum team member.

What will you receive?
  • •   2 days of high quality instruction from one of our Certified Scrum Trainers
  • •   For courses on our public schedule, refreshments before and during the course, including lunch
  • •   Course materials
  • •   Certified Scrum Master certification on successful completion of an examination
  • •   Membership of the Scrum Alliance on successful completion of an examination
What topics are covered?

General Knowledge

  • •   Agile & Lean Principles
  • •   Agile Manifesto
  • •   Empirical & Defined Processes
  • •   Scrum Framework & Sprints
  • •   Scrum Values
  • •   Applicability of Scrum

Scrum Roles & Responsibilities

  • •   ScrumMaster
  • •   Product Owner
  • •   The Team
  • •   Teamwork
  • •   Team Characteristics
  • •   Impact on Traditional Roles

Scrum Artifacts

  • •   Product Backlog
  • •   Product Increment & the Definition of 'Done'
  • •   Sprint Backlog

Srum Events

  • •   The Sprint
  • •   Sprint Planning & Sprint Goals
  • •   Daily Scrums
  • •   Sprint Reviews
  • •   Sprint Retrospectives

Estimation & Forward Planning

  • •   Relative estimation
  • •   Story Points
  • •   Planning Poker
  • •   Velocity & Tracking progress
  • •   Burndown charts

Product Backlog Items

  • •   Product Backlog Refinement
  • •   Product Backlog characteristics
  • •   User Stories
Who is this course suitable for?
  • •   Anyone who wants to be successful using Scrum
  • •   Anyone who is involved in a Scrum Project across the full range of Scrum roles
  • •   Those newly setting out on their Agile journey
  • •   Those who are already using Agile or Scrum but now want to consolidate their knowledge or address questions that have arisen based on their experience
  • •   Those with the following roles within their organisation:
    • •   Agile Coaches
    • •   ScrumMasters
    • •   Team Leaders
    • •   Development Team Members (Analysts, Architects, Designers, Coders, Testers)
    • •   Project Managers
    • •   Product Owners
    • •   Product Managers
    • •   Process Owners and Managers
    • •   Functional / Departmental Managers

Attending the course as a full team offers a real opportunity for the entire team to experience and learn Scrum in-depth together and creates an excellent foundation for them to move forward.

Are there any prerequisites for this course?

There are no prerequisites for the course, however students are expected to complete the pre-course reading required.

How should I prepare for this course?

Attendees should read the Scrum Guide

What about exams and certifications?

A short multiple choice examination requires to be completed.

Venue:   etc.venues - The Hatton

Venue Phone: 020 7421 9111

Venue Website:

Address:
51-53 Hatton Garden, London, EC1N 8HN, United Kingdom

Description:

Hatton Garden is a stylish and impressive eight-story Art Deco building ideal for hosting a range of training, conferences and meetings. All rooms are equipped with the latest AV technology and superfast free wifi throughout.

The in-house chefs provide a range of catering options including breakfasts, lunches and all day snacks served in two restaurants, one with impressive views over the City skyline. Located on trendy Hatton Garden near Leather Lane market, the venue has great transport links to Chancery Lane and Farringdon

Directions

etc.venues The Hatton is located in London’s Diamond District in Hatton Garden.

By Underground, Farringdon Station (Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith and City lines)

Option 1: Turn left onto Turnmill Street. At the end turn left onto Clerkenwell Road. Hatton Garden is the third turn on the left.

Option 2: Turn right onto Turnmill Street. Turn right onto Cowcross Street. Walk past the station entrance. Cross Farringdon Road onto Greville Street. Hatton Garden is the third turn on the right.

By Train, Farringdon Thameslink Exit the station onto Cowcross Street, turn right and cross over Farringdon Road onto Greville Street. Hatton Garden is the third turn on the right.
Kings Cross Take Metropolitan, Circle or Hammersmith and City underground lines to Farringdon station and follow instructions as above.

By Bus. The Hatton is served by a number of bus routes at both ends of Hatton Garden including 55, 243, 8, 17, 25, 45, 46, 242 and 341.

By London Cycle Scheme. There are two “Boris Bike” docking stations – one opposite the venue and another located at the Holborn end of Hatton Garden.

Parking. There are three NCP car parks within close proximity of The Hatton, one directly opposite the building. The other two are located on Cross Street (Saffron Hill NCP) and on Bowling Green Lane (off Farringdon Road).

The Hatton is located very close to public transport links ensuring an easy journey and allowing you to avoid the congestion charge. However if you do need to drive please remember the venue sits within the congestion charge zone – for further information visit www.cclondon.com

Trainer

  • Tom Reynolds headshot
    Tom Reynolds
    Tom is a passionate and energetic Agile Coach, Professional Coach, and Certified Scrum and Kanban Trainer with over 30 years’ experience working within IT and has focused on Agile ways of working since 2007.
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