Certified Scrum Master Training Course (Alluvial)

22 Oct 2019 @ 9:00am PDT
23 Oct 2019 @ 5:00pm PDT

This ​two-day ​Certified Scrum Master ​course ​is ​a ​great ​jumping ​off ​point ​for ​becoming ​a servant ​leader ​or ​effective ​member ​of ​a ​Scrum ​team. You’ll first learn ​the essential concepts and tools of Scrum, including how to execute a discovery session, plan releases and ​sprints, ​track ​and ​report ​progress, ​and ​continually ​improve ​via ​feedback ​loops. Then we’ll ​cover ​how ​to ​build ​a ​roadmap ​for ​implementing ​Scrum, ​and ​facilitate ​or ​participate ​in Scrum ​ceremonies, ​such ​as ​release ​planning, ​sprint ​planning, ​daily ​Scrums, ​sprint ​reviews and ​retrospectives. All ​attendees ​will ​receive ​Scrum ​training ​materials ​to ​take ​back ​to ​their ​teams, ​a ​2-year membership ​in ​the ​Scrum ​Alliance, ​and ​eligibility ​to ​take ​the ​Scrum Master ​Certification Exam ​upon ​completion ​of ​the ​class. The main points are as follows, but can be adjusted based on class priorities:

  • Introduction
  • Mindset
  • Communication
  • History
  • Scrum Overview
  • Roles
  • Product Planning
  • Product Discovery
  • Product Backlog
  • Stories and Acceptance Criteria
  • Retrospective
  • Estimation
  • Metrics
  • Definition of Done
  • Extreme Programming
  • Lean
  • Scaling
  • Distributed
  • Change Management

Attendees will receive:

  • Eligibility to take the ScrumMaster Certification Exam
  • CSM Exam fee paid
  • Snack, lunch and beverages

For more information, please visit: https://www.scrumalliance.org/

Trainer Bio – Petra Skapa

Petra Skapa was taught Scrum by Ken Schwaber in 2002 and has been a team member as a developer, Scrum Master, Iteration Manager and Agile Project Manager. Her experience has a great diversity of domain, from airlines to retail, and medical to telecom. Petra holds a Bachelors degree in Human and Social Development from the University of Victoria, 1998, and a post-graduate diploma in Object Oriented Software Technology from Saint Mary’s University, 2001. She has been a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) since 2011 having taught hundreds of students globally, in both English and French. She is also a Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Product Owner (CSPO) and a Certified LeSS Practitioner (Large Scale Scrum). Petra’s IT career began through an internship at TransCanada Pipelines as a developer in 2002, and she then joined ThoughtWorks, an international Agile consultancy, in 2003. She worked for a range of Fortune 1000 clients around North America on product delivery and agile coaching engagements. In 2007, she joined the Gap as their Chief Agilist, leading their enterprise wide agile transformation. From there she worked in Europe with ValTech, a leading consultancy, on large scale Agile transformations. In 2011 she co-founded a practice focused on supporting enterprise wide agile transformations through Scrum training, Agile consulting and coaching. Petra’s key values are integrity and respect for people.

Pricing & Registration

  • Early bird pricing: $995 (September 21st, 2019)
  • Regular pricing: $1,095
  • VIATEC Members Discount: 10% - please request discount code.

Register here: https://alluvial-csm-oct2019.eventbrite.ca

Contact: Mack Adams - mack@alluvial-consulting.com

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22 Oct 2019 @ 9:00am PDT
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