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Certified ScrumMaster® Training: February 2-3, Chicago, IL


  • Hilton Garden Inn Chicago O'Hare Airport 2930 S River Rd Des Plaines, IL 60018 United States (map)

Certified ScrumMaster® Training

This Certified ScrumMaster® training course is a two-day interactive experience that provides learners with an understanding of Agile principles. Learners will become a Certified ScrumMaster® upon completing this two day course and an online exam (time may be allotted at the conclusion of the course to complete the exam).


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Zuzana Sochova has over 14 years of commercial experience in IT, beginning as a software designer/engineer and moving up into project management, program management, and into executive management at a company that provides SW services for international customers (USA, Germany, Austria, Great Britain, …) that are operating in mission critical and life critical sectors – i.e. air traffic control management systems, extensive healthcare applications, and public safety systems.

She started with her specialization in Agile and Scrum back in 2005, where she was involved in implementing the Agile methods at Medtronic, USA. From that time, she was responsible for Agile transformation and implementation of Agile and Scrum to many companies and teams.

She works as Agile coach, counsellor, consultant and trainer for both large and small organizations. As an Agile expert, she is sought after as a regular speaker at Agile international conferences. She is also a founder of the Agile Association (AgilniAsociace, agilniasociace.cz) Czech Republic, organizing the Agile Czech community and annual Agile Prague Conference (agileprague.com).

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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.

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Description

Certified ScrumMaster® course is unique opportunity to look at Scrum from the ScrumMaster point of view. You will definitely enjoy it. The course gives participants hands-on experience using Scrum in an interactive form – the training is full of simulations, exercises, group discussions and games.

Prerequisite

It is beneficial to have some knowledge about Scrum and it is expected for you to have read the “Scrum Guide” on www.scrumguides.org prior to class.


Agenda

During the 2 day workshop we are looking at Scrum from the ScrumMaster point of view. We go through all Scrum artefacts and celebrations, we look at role of Development team, Product Owner and ScrumMaster role, and we practice how to build a great team, #ScrumMasterWay concept, and ScrumMaster state of mind model.

  • Agile Manifesto and Agile practices

  • Scrum Basics

  • Scrum Meetings

  • Development Team role

  • Product Owner role

  • Scrum Master role

  • Self-organization and how to achieve it

  • Team theory

  • The #ScrumMasterWay concept

  • ScrumMaster State of mind model

  • Product Backlog and User Stories, Estimating and Planning

  • Definition of Done

  • Definition of Ready

  • Scrum Adoption at your company

  • Best practices and recommendations how to apply

Certification

After the course you will get a Scrum Alliance certification - Certified Scrum Master. There are two free attempts to finalize online test at Scrum Alliance website for every CSM course participants included in the price. You have 90 days to pass the online CSM test. To get a passing score, you must correctly answer 24 of the 35 questions. As soon as you pass the online test you will gain the Certified Scrum Master certification.


Who Should Attend?

Course is for everyone who is currently working, cooperating with Scrum team or planning to implement Scrum in their organization:

  • Developers

  • Testers

  • Architects

  • Managers

  • Technical writers

  • Project Managers

  • Directors

  • Entrepreneurs

  • Any team members in your organization

  • Anyone interested in Scrum

Venue

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago O’Hare Airport
2930 South River Dd.
Des Plaines, IL 60018


Credits Earned

This course earns 16 PDUs

This course earns 16 PDUs

This course earns 16 Scrum Education Units (SEU®) with Scrum Alliance®. SEUs can be used for earning and renewing your CSP®, CEC, and or CST®. Read about  Scrum Education Units  Read how to  earn SEUs for your CSP  Read how to  renew your CSP

This course earns 16 Scrum Education Units (SEU®) with Scrum Alliance®. SEUs can be used for earning and renewing your CSP®, CEC, and or CST®.
Read about Scrum Education Units
Read how to earn SEUs for your CSP
Read how to renew your CSP


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