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Scrum Immersion [Online]

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Abstract: 

This course covers the functions and features of the agile Scrum methodology. You will learn about Scrum basics and key Scrum artifacts. You will also learn about user stories and implementing Scrum.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about working in an agile environment or those who will be working on a Scrum team.

PREREQUISITE

There are no prerequisites for this course.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Course Introduction

Lesson 1: Overview

  • A History Lesson
  • Project Results
  • Waterfall/Agile
  • Risk/Reward
  • 3 Major Types of Methodologies
  • Overview
  • Scrum/Waterfall
  • Deliverable Options
  • The Beginning of Agile
  • Agile Development Values
  • The 12 Principles of Agile Software
  • The Heartbeat of Agility
  • Chapter 1 Review

 

Lesson 2: Scrum Basics

  • Foundation
  • Scrum Basics
  • Example
  • Visibility, Inspection, Adaptation
  • The Scrum Roles
  • Product Owner/Scrum Master
  • Scrum Basics - DoD
  • The Cone of Uncertainty
  • Release Planning
  • Estimating PBIs
  • Product Backlog Creation/Release Planning
  • Sprint Planning Meeting
  • Sprint Review
  • Scrum Chart
  • Sprint Goals
  • Chapter 2 Review

 

Lesson 3: Key Scrum Artifacts

  • Key Scrum Artifacts
  • Scope / Requirements
  • Answer Four Key Questions:
  • Key Scrum Artifacts (Cont'd)
  • Chapter 3 Review

 

Lesson 4: User Stories

  • User Stories
  • Acceptance Criteria Must Be Safe
  • The 3 Cs
  • Strengths
  • You Must INVEST in Your Stories
  • Use Cases/User Stories
  • User Stories (Cont'd)
  • Chapter 4 Review

 

Lesson 5: Implementing Scrum

  • Implementing Scrum
  • What Causes Project Delays
  • The Daily Scrum
  • Daily Scrum Mistakes
  • Burndown Chart
  • Burn Up Chart
  • Cumulative Flow Chart
  • Should You Use Scrum?
  • Are You Really Doing Scrum?
  • Chapter 5 Review

 

Course Closure

course info

Course ID: CA-1003
Course Level: Beginner
Duration: 14 hours

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$395 USD

PMI PDUs

PMI Talent TriangleThe following table provides the breakdown of the professional development units (PDUs) for this course aligned with the PMI Talent TriangleTM.

  Tech. Ldrshp. Strat. & Bus.
PMP 14 0 0
PgMP 14 0 0
PfMP 0 0 0
PMI-ACP 14 0 0
PMI-SP 0 0 0
PMI-RMP 0 0 0
PMI-PBA 4 0 0

 
The three columns in the above table are Technical Project Management, Leadership, and Strategic & Business Management.

Other Credits

Other professional (re)certification credits are available, including:

  • Certified Business Analyst Professionals (CBAPs) earn 14CDUs (Category 2B)
  • Certified Software Quality Engineers (CSQEs) earn 2 RU
  • CIPS Information Systems Professionals (ISPs) earn 14 Learning Credits
  • CIPS Information Technology Certified Professional (ITCPs) earn 14 Learning Credits