Professional Scrum with Kanban London, Jun 27-28, 2019

PSK

Course Overview

Professional Scrum With Kanban

Professional Scrum with Kanban™ (PSK) is a 2-day course that teaches Scrum practitioners how to apply Kanban practices to their work. Through theory, case studies, and hands-on exercises, participants will understand the importance of transparency and flow as it pertains to the Scrum framework.

Scrum is the defacto standard for how Agile teams work.  Scrum exists only in its entirety and functions well as a container for other techniques and practices.  Scrum Teams keep improving how they work, based on what they learn by inspecting and adapting on an ongoing basis.

What You Will Learn

In this class, students will learn how Scrum Teams can introduce additional practices from Kanban while continuing the way they are already working today with Scrum, all without changing Scrum.

Scrum.org and our Professional Scrum Trainers have worked with Daniel Vacanti in the creation of this course.  In 2007 Daniel helped to develop the Kanban Method for knowledge work. He managed the world’s first project implementation of Kanban that year, and has been conducting Kanban training, coaching, and consulting ever since.

Course Objectives

  • Gain a clear understanding of how flow works within the context of Scrum
  • Be introduced to Kanban practices that Scrum Teams can adopt to help improve their effectiveness and efficiency
  • Understand how to effectively use the appropriate Kanban practices without changing Scrum
  • Learn a practical approach to improving transparency and visibility of work

Who Should Attend

The Professional Scrum with Kanban course is for anyone doing Scrum. It is particularly beneficial for those people within an organization who use Scrum to deliver products to market including Product Owners, Development Team Members and Scrum Masters.

Course Objectives

  • Gain a clear understanding of how flow works within the context of Scrum
  • Be introduced to Kanban practices that Scrum Teams can adopt to help improve their effectiveness and efficiency
  • Understand how to effectively use the appropriate Kanban practices without changing Scrum
  • Learn a practical approach to improving transparency and visibility of work

Course Topics

  • Professional Scrum Primer
  • Kanban Theory, Principles and Practices
  • Kanban in Practice
  • Scrum with Kanban
    • Artifacts
    • Events
    • Roles

Professional Scrum with Kanban Certification

All participants completing the Professional Scrum with Kanban course will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum with Kanban I (PSK I) assessment. PSK class participants who attempt the PSK I assessment within 14 days of receiving their free password and do not score at least 85% will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in the price?
The price includes course materials, the PSK I assessment and lifetime certification from Scrum.org.

How do I achieve the Professional Scrum With Kanban I (PSK I) certification?
The PSK I certification is achieved by taking and passing an online assessment in your own time following the course. It can be taken from any internet connected computer.

What is required to achieve the Professional Scrum With Kanban I (PSK I) certification?
The PSK I assessment is comprised of multiple choice questions that must be completed in 60 minutes. The pass mark is 85%. The course fee provides up to 2 attempts at the PSK I assessment.

What are the course hours?
Courses start at 09:00 and finish at 17:00 each day.

How many people will attend?
Our courses are kept small to ensure a premium experience.

How should I prepare for the course?
The only preparation required is to read the Scrum Guide and the Kanban Guide For Scrum Teams.

I'm not sure if I have enough experience to take the course. What should I do?
Email us at Support@TheScrumMaster.co.uk and we will advise you.

Can I claim PMI PDU credits for attending the course?
Yes. You can claim 14 PDU's for attending a course.

Can I pay via credit/debit card?
Yes. Please select the 'Register now and pay via Credit Card' option when you register.

Can I register now and pay via invoice later?
Yes. Please select the 'Register now and pay later via Invoice' option when you register.

Where can I find more answers to common questions?
Visit our full FAQ page for more answers to frequently asked questions.

Where can I contact the trainer with further questions?
You can email us at Support@TheScrumMaster.co.uk

Price: GBP 1295

Course Details

Location

London, United Kingdom

Date

Jun 27, 2019
Jun 28, 2019

More Information

Language: English

About The Trainer

Simon Kneafsey is a Professional Scrum Trainer with Scrum.org. He is one of only a few Scrum trainers globally able to offer the full range of Scrum.org courses. Simon has 150+ LinkedIn recommendations from happy clients.

Simon has 10+ years experience with Scrum and 20+ years of experience in IT. Simon led the development of the Times newspaper iPad app and www.dailymail.co.uk. He has been there, done it and has the scars to prove it. 

Over the last 10 years, Simon has been helping organisations including Google, Microsoft, UK Government, Vodafone, Marks & Spencer and Pearson. Simon has trained 2000+ people in 500+ organisations across the world.

He is based in London and offers Scrum training courses with certification all over the world. He trains and coaches Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Development Teams and organisations in their transition to Scrum and Agile.

Simon is always happy to arrange private training for your company. Please get in touch to find out more.

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Email:       support@thescrummaster.co.uk
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Venue

Holiday Inn London – Kensington
Wrights Ln,
Kensington,
London.
W8 5SP
UK

Professional Training Network Provider

The Scrum Master

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