Agile Practitioner


Course Number: AGL-154

Duration: 2 days (13 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Agile Practitioner Training Overview

This Agile Practitioner training teaches attendees the core principles of Agile, Scrum, and Lean for individuals and teams.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

Objectives

  • Agile's principles and framework
  • Scrum's roles and responsibilities
  • How to use Lean principles in Scrum
  • Estimation methods
  • Planning strategies for release
  • How to plan and review sprints
  • Best practices in Agile transformations

Prerequisites

Students should have prior experience managing software development projects.

Outline

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Agile Overview
  • Agile Framework
  • Agile Advantages and Potential
  • The Agile Manifesto and Principles
  • Can Agile Fail?
  • The Best Agile
Scrum Overview
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • How It Works
  • Artifacts
  • Rules of Scrum
  • Definition of Done
Lean Practices
  • Lean Software Development Principles
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Leveraging Lean Principles in Scrum
  • Lean Labs
Product Backlog
  • Defining the Product Backlog
  • User Stories – Business Functionality
  • Prioritizing the Product Backlog
  • Product Backlog Lab
Agile Estimation
  • Stories and Sizing
  • Relative Sizing
  • Planning Poker
  • Team Estimation Method
  • Estimation Lab
Release Planning
  • Release Planning Preparation
  • Release Planning Meeting
  • Velocity-Driven Release Planning
  • Fixed Schedule Release Planning
  • Measuring and Monitoring Progress
  • Release Planning Lab
Sprints
  • Sprint Planning
  • Sprint Activities
  • Sprint Review
  • Sprint Retrospective
  • Sprint Labs
The Next Steps
  • How Do We Get Started?
  • Common Mistakes in Agile Transformations
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

No software is required. Students should be seated in pods of 3 or 4, with a notebook and pen for each student. Each pod should have a flipchart with multiple colors of markers. The instructor will require connectivity for her/his laptop to a projection system and Internet.



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