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).
Richard Cheng is a principal consultant at Excella Consulting, providing consulting services to commercial and Federal clients in the Washington, DC area for the past 15 years. Richard trains, coaches and mentors clients in understanding and implementing Agile and Scrum.
A graduate of Virginia Tech, Richard has authored several publications on project management, presented at Agile and PMI sponsored industry events around the world, and is a member of Mensa. In addition to Richard’s Scrum Alliance certifications, Richard is a Certified LeSS Practitioner, Project Management Professional (PMP), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), and SAFe Program Consultant (SPC). Richard is a founder and on the executive committee of the Agile Delivery for Agencies, Programs, and Teams (ADAPT), an Agile government task force.
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.
Scrum Overview - the basics, what are the roles
Empirical Process - inspect, adapt with tranparency
User Story and Epics - making them valuable
Product Backlog - what do we want to do
Definition of Ready - what can the team commit to
Prioritization - how do we get started, in what order
Release Planning - valuable shippable product
Story Points - estimate with fun
Working Agreement - disruptive self-organized groups
Definition of Done - yes, it’s shippable
Sprint Planning - making team commitment
Sprint Backlog - working the team commitment
Sprint Burndown - how are we doing
Daily Scrum - sharing commitments and impediments
Sprint Review - show off / demonstration
Retrospective - making improvements
Product Shipment - it’s all about the product
In order to certify you will have to conduct an online test.
Why Scrum Adventures?
Real World Scenarios
Team and Role Based Activities
Energy and Enthusiasm
Class is conducted in the heart of Santa Monica, blocks from the famous Santa Monica Pier.
1520 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401