Agile Scrum Foundation Certification
This course introduces Agile and Scrum at the foundation level, and will enable the candidateï¿½s knowledge of the agile service management techniques and scrum development frameworks.ï¿½
Agile scrum is about working together to successfully reach the goal. Agile methodologies are popular approaches in software development and are increasingly being used in other areas. Scrum practices include establishing cross-functional and self-managing teams, producing a working increment of software at the end of each iteration or Sprint.
Students attending the Agile and Scrum Foundation course will receive a voucher to take the Agile Scrum Foundation Certification exam.
This course is suitable for all professionals looking to keep their knowledge up to date with the latest developments in the fields of IT and Project Management, particularly those leading or participating in projects. In particular, the certification is suitable for professionals working in the areas of: Project Management; Software development; IT Service Management; and Business Management. This certification is highly recommended before starting a Scrum project.
Familiarity with IT and IT service management is recommended.
Students will learn:ï¿½
- Agile Way of Thinking
- Scrum Practices
- Scrum Events
- The Importance of the Backlog
- Definition of Done
Agile Way of Thinking
1.1 Concepts of Agile and Scrumï¿½
1.1.1Recognize how adaptation to an Agile environment works
1.1.2 Recognize how Agility brings predictability and flexibility
1.1.3 Describe the Agile Manifestoï¿½
1.1.4 Recognize parts of the Agile framework such as Pair Programming, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Refactoring and Collective Code Ownership
2.1 Scrum rolesï¿½
2.1.1 Explain the Product Owner roleï¿½
2.1.2 Explain the Scrum Master roleï¿½
2.1.3 Explain the Development Team roleï¿½
2.1.4 Recognize the role of a traditional Project Managerï¿½
2.2.1 Explain the characteristics of time-boxed eventsï¿½
2.2.2 Explain the characteristics of Sprintsï¿½
2.2.3 Explain the characteristics of the Daily Scrumï¿½
2.2.4 Explain the characteristics of the Sprint Review and the Sprint Retrospective
The Importance of the Backlog
2.3.1 Explain the characteristics of a good Product and Sprint Backlog
2.3.2 Recognize good User Stories and Backlog Items
2.3.3 Explain how to refine the Product Backlog Items
Definition of Done
2.4.1 Explain the importance of a good Definition of Done