Certified ScrumMaster® Training
This Certified ScrumMaster® training course is a 2-day course introducing the concepts of the Scrum, the most popular Agile framework. Scrum is a seemingly simple process that can have profound effects on an organization. Each participant will gain practical experience working with Scrum tools and activities such as the product backlog, sprint backlog, daily Scrum meetings, sprint planning meeting, and burndown charts. Participants leave knowing how to apply Scrum to all sizes of projects, from a single collocated team to a large, highly distributed team. Following successful completion of the course, you will be qualified and ready to pass the new Scrum Alliance certification test. This multiple-choice, online test is required to become a Certified ScrumMaster®. It includes a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance where additional ScrumMaster-only material and information are available.
As a co-founder of BeardedEagle, Lizzy Morris is a seasoned executive consultant whose focus is driving measurable results for her clients, their processes, employees, and financials. Lizzy has over 20 years’ in-depth experience in software development, project management and strategic consulting. This experience has netted her unique ability to provide you with the right tools and techniques tailored to the needs of your organization. As a trainer and coach, she shares her wealth of knowledge with an innovative flare that is uniquely Lizzy.
Amongst her most recent accolades, Lizzy has become the first African American female in the world to qualify as a CST (Certified Scrum Trainer) within the globally recognized Scrum Alliance, certification body. Her journey has evolved in the corporate arena; Lizzy has served as Organizational Change coach in organizations across the world. Her career has taken her across Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Sherman Gomberg founded Scrum Adventures as an opportunity to enrich others. Sherman has over 25 years of experience with SCRUM, AGILE and PROJECT MANAGEMENT while providing COACHING and CONSULTING services for various industries. Sherman is CSM, A-CSM, CSPO, CSD, CSP-SM, CSP-PO, ICP-ACC, Training from the BACK of the Room, PMP certified, and holds a BS in Computer Science. He is passionate about training those so they can help others.
Learn how to become a Certified ScrumMaster® and the tools needed to successfully implement Scrum into any product.
Overview of Scrum (what Scrum is & what Scrum is not)
Foundation of Scrum (empirical vs defined, history, values, sprints, etc.)
Roles (ScrumMaster, Product Owner, Team)
Meetings (planning, daily scrum, review, retrospective, etc.)
Artifacts (burndown charts, backlogs, etc.)
Scaling and the human side of Scrum
What You Will Learn
Learn Scrum by doing Scrum - Activity based learning
Practical, proven practices to get you started right
How to live and breathe Agile while doing Scrum
Learn about estimation, story points and get a deck of cards
The essentials of getting a project off on the right foot
How to help both new and experienced teams be more successful
How to successfully scale Scrum to large, multi-continent projects with team sizes in the hundreds
Tips and tricks from experienced instructors on using Scrum in a wide variety of environments
"I'm surprised I fully assimilated so much information, so completely, in only two days. Excellent instruction." - Shannon L.
Who Should Attend
Anyone can attend - No prerequisites This course is intended for those who desire a foundational education and wish explore the benefits of Agile and Scrum including its values, principles and practices. The class is taught in a learning format that is hands-on, experiential and Socratic. Attendees will utilize a variety of exercises, activities, discussions and resources to help them learn and apply Scrum in both software and non-software product development situations.
Roles That Would Benefit From This Class
New Scrum Team Members
Chief Operations Officers
Product Management Leads
Class is conducted centrally located in the city of Anaheim. blocks from Disneyland Park with easy freeway access
New Horizons Learning Center
1900 S. State College Blvd
Anaheim, CA 92806