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AGILE SCRUM Master Certification Workshop

Workshop Description

Scrum is the most popular Agile framework. It is an adaptive, iterative, fast, flexible, and effective method designed to deliver significant value quickly and throughout a project.Scrum ensures transparency in communication and creates an environment of collective accountability and continuous progress. The Scrum framework, as defined in the SBOK™ Guide, is structured in such a way that it supports product and service development in all types of industries and in any type of project, irrespective of its complexity.

A Scrum project involves a collaborative effort to create a new product, service, or other result as defined in the Project Vision Statement. Projects are impacted by constraints of time, cost, scope, quality, resources, organizational capabilities, and other limitations that make them difficult to plan, execute, manage, and ultimately succeed. However, successful implementation of the results of a finished project provides significant business benefits to an organization. It is therefore important for organizations to select and practice an appropriate project delivery approach.

Workshop Objectives

The objective of this workshop is to :

  • Equip the participants with the essential tools, techniques and templates on how to apply Scrum in projects, and how to tailor Scrum to a particular scenario.
  • Prepare the participants for and to certify them in the SCRUM Master Certification Examination

The Workshop includes:

  • 3 days of trainer-led learning
  • 180 days of e-learning
  • Mock Exam to practise the candidate
  • Actual Scrum Master Examination (on-line)

Workshop Contents

1. Agile Overview

* The Rise of Agile

* The Agile Manifesto

* Principles the of Agile Manifesto

* Declaration of Interdependence

* Agile Methods

* Agile vs. Traditional Project Management

2. Scrum Overview

* Scrum Principles

* Scrum Aspects

* Scrum Processes

* Scrum Advantages

3. Scrum Roles

* Core Roles

i. Product Owner

ii. Scrum Master

iii. Scrum Team

* Non-core Roles

4. Scrum Phases

* Initiate

* Plan and Estimate

* Implement

* Review and Retrospect

* Release

5. Scaling Scrum

* Scalability of Scrum

* Scrum in Programs and Portfolios

* Scrum of Scrums (SoS) Meeting

* Transition to Scrum

* Mapping Traditional Roles to Scrum

* Maintaining Stakeholder Involvement

* Importance of Executive Support

6. Mock Exam

7. Actual Certification Exam

Intended Audience

This course is suitable for managers and professionals who

  • needs to manage projects efficiently and effectively
  • work in a Scrum Team
  • is interested in understanding the essentials of Scrum and how this method could be used effectively

Workshop Fee:

Usual fee = $1500 / pax

Introductory Special Offer

1 to 3 participants = $1150 / pax

4 or more participants = $950 / pax

Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC)

(Eligible to enjoy 400% tax deduction or 60% cash payout under the Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) scheme)