Agile & Scrum – (Team Primer)

Start Dates: TBC

Duration: 4 Days

Full Fee: €1300

Network Members Fee: €765

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Programme overview

Delegates are exposed to fundamental concepts underpinning agile software development in this course. This course will be of benefit to anybody wishing to gain insights into the agile project management paradigm. It is intended to provide insights to managers on why they may wish to pursue this approach.

Project managers gain an appreciation for key cultural and team-oriented aspects of projects that are supported by agile practices.

Team members are introduced to the various management and technical practices performed by agile teams.

Learning outcomes

This course explains what motivated the creation of Scrum and presents practical support to project managers using the Scrum framework to manage challenging projects. This is achieved by introducing learners to the values and principles that emerged from the Agile Software Development (ASD) paradigm. We don’t just teach you how to apply Scrum – we help you to understand why you want to apply Scrum.

This course is an interactive mixture of lecture, discussion, activities and practice on certain project skills. It provides definitions, examples, discussion and activities designed to promote skills using interaction and discussion among participants. The course contains a comprehensive simulation of Scrum to highlight the focus of agile and the importance of teamwork. Additional activities and case studies are used to highlight concepts taught and allow participants to practice new project management skills.

Who is the course for

This course will be of benefit to anybody wishing to gain insights into the agile project management paradigm. It is intended to provide insights to managers on why they may wish to pursue this approach.

Modules

  • Development Methods
  • Introduction to Agility
  • Agile Methods
  • Agile Project Management – SCRUM
  • Key roles of Scrum
  • Expanding Scrum

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