For professionals supporting an Agile adoption at their companies or who desire to master the technique for managing their own work.
This intensive two-day course will prepare you to take on the ScrumMaster role and is taught by a Scrum Alliance Endorsed Scrum Trainer®*. We will cover pragmatic, time-tested practices for managing complex work, long and short-range planning, project execution, and progress reporting. We’ll also examine many facets of Scrum, including the project lifecycle, roles, ceremonies, and artifacts.
You will participate in exercises, in-depth discussion, case studies and techniques to help illustrate practices and principles. After completing the course, you will be eligible for ScrumMaster Certification with the Scrum Alliance®. Completing the course is the pre-requisite to gaining access to the online exam. You will also receive a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance®, an organization that provides valuable materials and resources exclusively to CSM’s. Anyone looking to gain an understanding of the Scrum framework will benefit from this course.
This class will cover:
-The basics of what Scrum is and how it fits into an Agile process
-How the ScrumMaster role differs from a traditional project manager
-The process for organizing, planning, and executing work with Scrum
-Strategies for applying the Scrum framework to your job in the real world
Participants eligible for 14 Education Hours for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner® application and 14 PMI PDUs (Professional Development Units).
You do not need to have substantial experience working in an Agile environment, but it helps if you have some experience managing.
Register at http://agileforhr.ezregister.com
$1099 2-day course open to All participants
Morning coffee/tea and Lunch provided daily
Ewald Center. Centrally located at 280 and 94
*Our Scrum Alliance Certified Trainer is Angela Johnson, PMP, PMI-ACP®, CST ®
Founding member of Collaborative Leadership Team, a Certified Scrum Trainer and Agile Transformation Coach who is passionate about changing the world of work. She seeks to help people and organizations to break down their barriers and work together in a collaborative way.
A graduate of Hamline University (B.A.) and the University of St. Thomas (M.B.C.), Angela facilitates the PMI Minnesota Agile Practitioner Community and serves on the Scrum Alliance Trainer Approval Committee and Core Scrum Team.
Angela brings 20+ years in the information technology space and real world client case studies to her presentations. She is mom, wife, a sailor, reader and lifelong learner living in Wayzata, MN.