Working on a Scrum Team

This course is intended to provide a comprehensive description of what you need to know to be a productive member of a Scrum team.

This course fulfills the requirements to become a Certified ScrumMaster.

Note: This training course can be customized to your specific needs.

About the Course 

This is either a two or a three-day course that covers a broad range of topics that are essential for people who will be working on a Scrum team. In the three-day version the participants focus on writing their own user stories and estimating the size of those stories.

What You Will Learn 

This course will include the following topics:

  • Core Agile principles
  • Complete description of the Scrum framework
  • The different roles on a Scrum team
  • Comprehensive discussion of Agile planning
  • How to write good user stories
  • How to estimate the size of user stories
  • Proven techniques for prioritizing the product backlog
  • How to perform sprint planning
  • How to track and report progress

Who Should Attend 

Anyone involved in a Scrum project will benefit from attending this course, including: programmers, testers, analysts, project managers, etc. The benefit to having an entire team attend is that all members will share a common set of concepts and common vocabulary for discussing these concepts as they begin to apply them to develop products.