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Applying Professional Scrum

Live Virtual Class, September 26-29, 2022

Class Overview

Applying Professional Scrum (APS) class prepares students to begin using Scrum immediately by building software in a series of Sprints. The framework, mechanics, and elements of Scrum are emphasized with importance placed on practical application. Additionally, common missteps and misunderstandings are discussed so students have a higher awareness of the associated symptoms.

Whether your team needs a flawless Scrum launch or needs to reboot a struggling Scrum implementation, this course lays the foundation for an effective Scrum team. Applying Professional Scrum (APS) also provides the foundations of knowledge needed for accountability-focused trainings such as Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) and Professional Scrum Master (PSM).

Private classes, on-site classes, virtual classes, and group discounts are available!

Class Details

Language

English

Delivery Method

Live Virtual Class
Time Zone: America/New York
Start/End Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Date

Start: September 26, 2022
End: September 29, 2022

Registration & Price

Price: USD 1495

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More Information

Applying Professional Scrum (APS) class prepares students to begin using Scrum immediately by building software in a series of Sprints. The framework, mechanics, and elements of Scrum are emphasized with importance placed on practical application. Additionally, common missteps and misunderstandings are discussed so students have a higher awareness of the associated symptoms.

Students learn how to apply Scrum by actively:

  • Working with a realistic Product Backlog
  • Decomposing requirements into actionable Product Backlog Items
  • Planning a Sprint and crafting a Sprint Goal
  • Reviewing the work Done
  • Retrospecting to find valuable improvements

Whether your team needs a flawless Scrum launch or needs to reboot a struggling Scrum implementation, this course lays the foundation for an effective Scrum team. Applying Professional Scrum (APS) also provides the foundations of knowledge needed for accountability-focused trainings such as Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) and Professional Scrum Master (PSM).

 

Subject Areas

  • Fundamentals of Scrum and Agility
  • Scrum Framework: Elements, Rules, and Mechanics
  • Mastering Scrum
  • Planning with Scrum
  • Getting Started with Scrum

 

Objectives

  • Learn about Agility and how Scrum is different from traditional plan-driven work models
  • Have a clear understanding of the mechanics of Scrum
  • Develop an understanding of what it is like to use Scrum and if it is right for your team
  • Learn how to be a great Scrum Team member, or how to support those who are on a Scrum Team

 

Who Should Attend

Applying Professional Scrum (APS) is appropriate for anyone working on or with a Scrum Team. The course is especially well-suited to companies or teams investigating Scrum, those who are currently struggling with Scrum, or those beginning to utilize Scrum.

 

Assessment & Certification

Upon course completion, attendees have the opportunity to take an online assessment of their skills and earn their Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) certification.

In class, you will learn the importance of inspection, adaptation, and fast feedback cycles. To reinforce those concepts, if you attend this Scrum.org class and attempt the PSM I certification assessment within 14 days but do not achieve a score of at least 85%, you will be given a 2nd attempt at no cost.

 

What Is Included

  • Soft copy of course materials
  • One free attempt at the PSM I assessment (does not expire) - a $150 value
    • If you attend this Scrum.org class and attempt the PSM I certification assessment within 14 days but do not achieve a score of at least 85%, you will be given a 2nd attempt at no cost

 

About Our Trainers

Scrum.org maintains a defined curriculum for the Professional Scrum courses and selects only the most qualified instructors to deliver them. Each Professional Scrum Trainer is a practitioner and brings their experiences and areas of expertise to bear, but all students learn the same core course content. This consistency and quality helps students effectively apply Scrum in their organizations.

Scrum.org Professional Training NetworkAdditionally, Insight Digital Innovation is officially recognized as a member of the Scrum.org Professional Training Network. This means we align with the Scrum Values, have Scrum.org trainers who teach a qualifying number of Scrum.org Professional Scrum classes, and are committed to improving the profession of software delivery in part by providing Scrum.org trainings.

 

What Our Students Are Saying

“As a non-developer attending this course, I was uncertain what to expect across four days of live, virtual training. The course was wonderfully crafted! [Instructor] was personable and beautifully skilled at guiding learning. I valued the real-world examples, practical application of information, and memorable exercises. Highly recommended for anyone seeking an introduction to the framework!”

 

For More Information

If you have further questions or want to inquire about private and/or on-site classes, coaching, or group discounts, reach out to us at agiletraining@insight.com.

Venue

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This class is run virtually over 4 days (4 hours each day). We use modern technology and tools to ensure high level of engagement and participation.

Insight Digital Innovation, is a global technology company committed to helping clients innovate smarter so they can create digital experiences that drive differentiation and loyalty.

Our Agile Transformation Services Team can help you adopt an Agile approach to improve how your organization delivers, develops, and approaches products and services.

Private classes, on-site classes, virtual classes, and group discounts are available! Contact agiletraining@insight.com for questions and more information.