Course Overview

Agile approaches are being embraced and adopted by a huge range of organisations large and small across the world. The course is highly practical with lots of opportunities to try things out through a range of activities and discussions to aid your learning.

How Will The Course Benefit You?

The course will immerse you in an Agile mindset and provide you with a sound understanding of the fundamental tools, techniques, principles and behaviours necessary for real-world adoption. The course will also prepare you appropriately for the internationally recognised foundation qualification.

Career Path Opportunities

The course will benefit:

  • Business Analysts
  • Scrum Masters
  • Product Owners
  • Project managers / aspiring project managers
  • PMO staff
  • Project Sponsors
  • Change leaders

Course Content

Introduction to Agile

  • Benefits of Agile adoption
  • Knowing when to use Agile
  • The diversity of Agile approaches and why they exist
  • Agile principles

The Agile process

  • An Agile framework
  • Iterative development and incremental delivery

Teamwork

  • Team roles and responsibilities
  • Agile team working

Tools and Techniques

  • Facilitated workshops
  • MoSCoW prioritisation
  • Modelling
  • Time boxes and sprints
  • Burn down charts
  • Estimating and velocity
  • Exam preparation
Pre-requisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Duration

2 days

Delivery Method

This course is delivered either as a live online event and/or a face-to-face classroom workshop. Whichever you choose, we ensure all our delivery is highly interactive, memorable and effective.

Pre-Course Preparation

We suggest you undertake some guided reading and undertake a couple of preparation activities before attending the workshop.

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Awareness

The workshop provides an opportunity to consider a variety of different approaches, tools and techniques to help you feel more confident when applying Agile to your projects and day-to-day work.

Duration: 1 DAY

Skill Level: 1

Advanced Agile

If you are going to really embrace Agile, then attending this workshop will make a big difference to your knowledge and confidence. This workshop will help you gain greater understanding of some of the subtleties necessary to successfully implement Agile.

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Skill Level: 2