Scrum Master and Product Owner Certification Training

Available Public Offerings: 2-Day Virtual Training

Delivered 11:00 am - 4:30 pm EST/8:00 am -1:30 pm PST

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Get live, dynamic, instructor-led training, regardless of where you live or work. Our virtual classroom live online training format combines a proven curriculum with a collaborative virtual classroom technology (Adobe Connect) to deliver a rewarding virtual classroom experience.
Note: We never cancel our virtual classes. We will hold them even if there is only one participant.

Audience:

This course is intended to train individuals or teams assisting with managing Agile requirements.

  • Product Owners
  • Project Managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Business Analysts
  • Subject Matter Experts
  • Solution Architects
  • Tech Leads
  • Scrum Masters
  • Agile Coaches

About the course:

The Scrum Master is responsible for the successful implementation of Scrum as well as the enabling a high-performing team. The Product Owner's role is to maximize Return on Investment (ROI) from Agile projects and is one of the most challenging and rewarding Agile roles. It is critical to your implementation of Scrum that these two roles work effectively together.

Course Content:

This course is based upon a combination of slide-based lecture and interactive case studies in which participants apply Scrum techniques. The content includes:

The Scrum Framework

  • The Agile Manifesto and Scrum Values
  • Scrum Rules, Roles, Events and Artifacts
  • The Team and Scrum Master
  • The Product Owner
  • Defining "Done" and Undone Work

Activities and Interactions

  • Product Backlog Planning
  • Sprint Planning
  • Sprinting
  • Sprint Reviews

The Agile Product Lifecycle

  • Envisioning
  • Release Planning
  • The Product Backlog
  • Writing Effective User Stories
  • Roles and Personas
  • Story Mapping
  • Backlog Prioritization and Estimation
  • Grooming and Refining the Product Backlog
  • Product Acceptance and Exploratory Testing

Participants receive a course workbook that covers the details of each topic to assist during the course and serve as a tool for future reference and taking action when returning to the workplace. If you would like to purchase this workbook in advance of the class, it is available here on Amazon.

NOW INCLUDED!

90-days free access to our Product Owner and Scrum Master Certification Practice Exam - $24.99 Value. If you planning to get your Professional Scrum Product Owner certification (PSPO 1) or Professional Scrum Master Certification (PSM I)  from Scrum.org, our 80 question practice exam is a perfect way to prepare. All class participants receive free 90 day access to this practice exam. Click here for more information.

 

About the Instructor, Dan Tousignant, PMP, PMI-ACP

Dan is a lifelong project manager and trainer withDan Tousignant extensive experience in managing software development projects. Based upon this experience, he has adopted Agile as the primary method for developing and implementing software.

Though the role of the professional project manager is changing dramatically through these approaches, Dan coaches organizations on how to transition project managers and leadership to an Agile environment.

Dan has over 20 years of experience providing world class project management for strategic projects, direct P& L experience managing up to 50 million dollar software development project budgets, experience managing multi-million dollar outsourced software development efforts and strong, demonstrated, results-driven leadership skills including ability to communicate a clear vision, build strong teams, and drive necessary change within organizations.

With extensive experience providing coaching and training across industries and the ability to manage relationships at the executive level, Dan knows what it takes to succeed. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science majoring in Industrial Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and is a Certified Project Management Professional, Professional Scrum Master, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner and Professional Scrum Product Owner.

Note: This course will meet 11 of the 21 contact hours needed of Agile Project Management Training to be eligible for the PMI-ACPsm certification or 11 PDUs for PMPs. See our training FAQ for more information.

This course is specifically designed for onsite training and can be customized to your organization. Contact us at [email protected] for more information.