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Managing Agile Projects with Scrum and Lean
Accelebrate's Managing Agile Projects course with Scrum and Lean teaches students how to manage their projects according to Lean principles, using the Scrum framework.
Location and Pricing
Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.
Agile Training Objectives
All students will:
Agile Training Outline
The Agile Potential
The Agile Manifesto
Agile alone is NOT enough
Can Agile fail?
The Best Agile
Stories -Making It Manageable
Product Owner: Roles and Responsibilities
Requirements and the Product Backlog
Approaches to Estimation
Velocity-Driven Release Planning
The Scrum Master's Role In-Depth
Coaching the Product Owner
Coaching the Development Team
Lean Software Development
Lean Practices Specific to Software Projects
Value Stream Mapping
Set Management - Backlog, Throughput, Expenses
Kanbans and Queues
Goals and Measurements
Leveraging Lean Principles in Scrum
Using Scrum in a Big Way
User experience (sprint 0 - before UI development begins)
Storyboards and wireframes
Apply visual design
Giving Up Hope/Change Happens
Impact across components and product/project teams
Very high level design discussion (for general team audience)
When and How
Metrics and Measuring Progress
Planning as you go
Information Radiators - reviewed
Velocity and Measuring progress - metrics
Even easier metrics
Watching The Horizon
By default, this course presumes prior exposure to Agile software development. However, we would be delighted to tailor it to any level of prior experience.
All attendees receive comprehensive courseware.
Software needed for each student PC:
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.