Scrum training

Agile project management using Scrum

Objective : To provide in depth understanding of agile best practices including  principles, values, release planning, stakeholder management with emphasis on scrum. To be attended by team leads, managers, senior managers who will be leading the agile transition.

Course contents

    • What is agile?
    • Benefits and challenges
    • Different agile frameworks
      • XP
      • Scrum
      • TDD
      • Kanban

 

  • Overview

 

    • Agile manifesto
    • Agile principles and values
    • Scrum values
      • Exercise to reinforce the understanding of agile principles, values
    • Self organizing teams
      • Exercise to demonstrate the power of self organizing teams
    • Scrum overview
    • Scrum roles
      • Scrum master
      • Product owner
      • Development team
    • Product backlog
    • User story
    • User story exercise
    • Release planning
      • Value stream mapping
      • Exercise
    • Estimation using fibonacci series and poker
      • Exercise
    • Sprint planning
      • Exercise
    • Sprint themes
    • Tracking board and burndown chart
    • Sprinting
      • Exercise
    • Sprint review
      • Exercise
    • Velocity
    • Sprint retrospectives
      • Exercise
    • Mock project
  • Experience sharing from past scrum related work
  • Challenges of distributed development
  • Tool usage
  • Kanban, when to go for kanban
  • Symptoms of good and bad implementations

Course duration

  • 1 to 2 days, based on the number of participants