Overview

Get your Agile-Scrum Master Certificate at UNH
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Agile-Scrum Master Certification

This two-day hands-on class teaches students the Agile Project Management Methodology as well as the underlying Scrum process including sprint planning, daily stand-up meetings, and all the diverse skills required of a certified Scrum Master. Class work will revolve around an app development project for hands-on experience and all scrum planning steps are employed by the teams culminating in a final class project. Participants will leave this class energized and able to help their organizations move their Agile-Scrum initiatives forward.

The Agile-Scrum Master Certification is geared towards individuals looking to become certified Scrum Masters and/or participate in the role of effective team members.  However, content is applicable to anyone within an organization implementing Agile methods.  Upon completion, participants will be prepared to be an effective Scrum Master, stakeholder or team member for any Scrum team or Scrum organization.

Certificate enrollment fee includes the course textbook and certification exam fee.

Agile-Scrum Master Certificate students are eligible for 12 PDUs for Project Management Institute (PMI) certification.

Looking for quick, easy and affordable project management training for your staff?  Visit the Agile Project Management Custom Training page.

What You Will Learn

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Agile-Scrum Master Certification

The Agile-Scrum Master Certification course is geared toward individuals looking to become certified Scrum Masters and/or participate in the role of effective team members.  However, anyone within an organization implementing Agile methods can gain valuable knowledge by taking this course.  With completion of the course, participants will be prepared to be an effective Scrum Master, stakeholder or team member for any Scrum team or Scrum organization.

The 2-day hands-on class that teaches students the Agile Project Management Methodology as well as the underlying Scrum process including sprint planning, daily stand-up meetings and the skills required of a certified Scrum Master. The class selects an app development project for hands-on experience and all scrum planning steps are employed by the teams in the class project. Participants will leave this class energized and able to help their organizations move their Agile-Scrum initiatives forward.

Day 1            

  • Introduction to Agile Scrum
  • Team building activity
  • Team building activity review
  • Scrum Team Roles
  • Team Formation
  • Understanding Vision
  • Part 1 of Sprint Cycle activity
  • Ideal User Story creation
  • Backlog Grooming
  • Part 2 of Sprint Cycle activity
  • Release Planning

Day 2

  • Sprint Planning
  • Part 3 of Sprint Cycle activity
  • Scrum Day to Day operations
  • Part 4 of Sprint Cycle activity
  • Part 5 of Sprint Cycle activity (Review)
  • Retrospectives – making them productive
  • Part 6 of Sprint Cycle Activity
  • Tools
  • Reporting/Velocity
  • Goals and Milestones
  • Scalability
  • Q & A
  • Course retrospective
  • Certification Exam

Instructor Bios

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Agile-Scrum Master Certification

  • Mark Hall

    Mark C. Hall is the President of William George Associates (WGA) and is the instructor for this energetic and eye-opening 2-day certification class. He has been training and consulting in in the Agile/Scrum space for 7 years and has personally instructed and certified over 500 graduates of this course during that time. He also oversees WGA Scrum consulting services including assessments, Agile coaching, and implementations. He assists clients in dramatically improving their product development processes leveraging Scrum. For large-scale products and teams, Mr. Hall teaches and coaches the Spotify model. The Agile wave is upon us for all types of product development and Mr. Hall is intent on teaching and implementing Agile/Scrum principles that improve customer satisfaction, increase revenue and profits, and create a self-organizing culture of employee satisfaction, passion and accountability.

09:00am - 04:00pm
09:00am - 04:00pm
Portsmouth - 231 Corporate Drive
William George Associates
999.00 Tuition (lunch included)
12
1.2
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220535
09:00am - 04:00pm
09:00am - 04:00pm
Manchester Campus, 88 Commercial St.
William George Associates
999.00 Tuition (lunch included)
12
1.2
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220536