This 1-day course provides a brief overview of Scrum, the most popular Agile approach. It provides a balanced combination of Agile theory with plenty of opportunity to apply it in practical exercises.
This course is particularly suitable for those who want to gain a rapid overview of Agile and Scrum, perhaps with a view to deciding if it is suitable for their organisation. It is suitable for anyone with a business or technical background.
£450+vat (per person)
Next Available Dates
- Nov 28 9:00-17:00 Cheltenham
Please enquire about alternative dates and/or venues, including at your site
- Welcome & Housekeeping
- Scrum Foundational Principles
Empirical process control
Scrum Framework and Techniques
- Agile Manifesto and Principles
Overview history of Agile methodologies
Discussion on Agile Manifesto statements
Group exercise – applying the Agile principles to Scrum
- Overview of the Scrum Framework
Scrum roles and responsibilities – Scrum Master, Product Owner, Team
Scrum events – Sprint, Sprint Planning, Review, Retrospective, Scrum meeting
Scrum artefacts – Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, Product Increment
- Group exercise
Practical application of Scrum to a development project consisting of a series of iterations
- Pitfalls to avoid when transitioning to Scrum
Presentation and discussion on common pitfalls
Discussion on issues identified by delegates
Group Exercise – Retrospective
Cost includes trainer, training material, venue hire, and refreshments.
The course assumes no prior knowledge of Scrum or Agile software development.