Scrum for Managers and Executives Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

scrummanexec

Duration Duration

7 hours (usually 1 day including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

None

Overview Overview

This course is also know as SCRUM awareness training.

Who should attend?

This course has been created for managers, executives and other decision makers who want to know how to calculate the benefits of implementing the methodology or want to understand what their team is doing.

It is also suitable for customers of software development wishing to have a stake holding in the development process.

Course Outline Course Outline

Short Overview of Project Management Methodologies and Frameworks

  • Chaos
  • Waterfall
  • Prince2
  • Agile

Why Agile?

  • Comparison of iterative methodologies
  • Why things go wrong
  • The Agile approach
  • What is Scrum?
  • Pigs and chickens

Product owner

  • The customer representative
  • Prioritizing product requirements
  • Writing effective stories
  • Acceptance criteria
  • Negotiating sprint contents
  • Group exercise to produce customer requirements and write stories based on the requirements

The sprint

  • Sprint backlog
  • Sprint planning: what to do
  • Sprint planning how to do it
  • What happens during a sprint
  • Burn down charts
  • Group exercise to plan a sprint

Scrum Master

  • Implementing Scrum
  • Ensuring proper practices
  • Maintaining documentation
  • Standup meetings
  • When to pair program
  • Group exercise to implement Scrum

Finishing a sprint

  • Scrum review meeting
  • Scrum retrospective meeting
  • Releasing an iteration
  • Group exercise the review a sprint

Is Agile and Scrum for you?

  • Review of the Scrum process
  • Comparison with other methodologies
  • Benefits of pair programming
  • Question and Answers Session

Guaranteed to run even with a single delegate!
Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From £1000
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Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
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Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From £850
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Classroom Private Remote
1 £1000 £1000 £850
2 £665 £650 £575
3 £553 £533 £483
4 £498 £475 £438
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Upcoming Courses

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Bradford - Carlisle Business CentreFri, 2016-09-09 09:30£850 / £1100
Birmingham Mon, 2016-09-12 09:30£850 / £1200
Bristol, Temple GateFri, 2016-09-23 09:30£850 / £1200
London, BarbicanThu, 2016-09-29 09:30£850 / £1200
York - Tower CourtThu, 2016-09-29 09:30£850 / £1000

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