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Agile | Scrum Courses

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Intertech delivers a full offering of live onsite instructor-led courses, wherever you are located. These courses are available on your scheduled and on request.

Agile

Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Agile for Executives

You’ve heard the term Agile. You’ve been told it will save you time and money in your team’s software delivery. It sounds too good to be true but you’d like to learn a bit more. In this half day session we will introduce you to Agile terminology. This session will review Agile benefits, based on numerous years of real-world Agile project experience. Whether you decide to go “all in” with a full Agile transformation or try it on a few pilot projects first, there are some things to consider. At the conclusion of this session, you will have a better understanding of what Agile software development is and have information to determine if it is the right thing for your organization.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Agile for Project Managers

Agile teams are meant to be self-organizing and empowered to make their own decisions. Structure also needs to be in place to ensure the team is on target to meet the business objectives and deliver the project according to timelines. The Agile Project Manager plays an important role in providing the right level of structure to enable the team to be successful. This session will review the responsibilities of Agile Project Managers and give the participants important tools to enable them to effectively manage the team deliverables.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Agile Fundamentals

The Agile Essentials 2 day workshop is a highly interactive introduction to agile terminology, concepts, and principles. Participants will learn about agile concepts and have opportunities to try them out immediately in a simulated project setting. This workshop will prepare participants to effectively participate in and lead agile teams.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Agile Fundamentals for Management

This Executive Agile Training is a 1/2 day workshop. We will review the differences between traditional and agile process models, use short exercises to highlight the theories behind why agile works, and review critical contributions of business and senior leadership to the success of an agile implementation.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Agile Product Owner

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Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Agile Team Camp

The Agile Team Bootcamp is a 3-day interactive workshop designed to introduce participants to Agile terminology, concepts, and principles within the context of their own project. All exercises will center around creating Agile deliverables for their project, rather than a simulated project. When students leave this course they will have all they need to get their Agile project off to a successful start.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Effective Story Writing

User stories are a critical element in Agile projects. In this 2 hour course, through hand-on exercises, the participants will have multiple opportunities to write user stories. The participants will learn the elements needed to create user stories that clearly define requirements.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 3 days for Instructor-led Classroom delivery and 4 days for Instructor-led Online

PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)

Agile has made its way into the mainstream – it’s no longer a grassroots movement to change software development. Today, more organizations and companies are adopting this approach over a more traditional waterfall methodology, and more are working every day to make the transition.To stay relevant in the competitive, professional world, it’s increasingly important that professionals can demonstrate true leadership ability on today’s software projects. The Project Management Institute’s Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification clearly illustrates to colleagues, organizations or even potential employers that you’re ready and able to lead in this new age of product development, management and delivery.

This PMI-ACP training course not only prepares you to lead your next Agile project effort, but ensures that you’re prepared to pass the PMI-ACP certification exam. This course provides a proven combination of class learning and testing that prepares students for some of the most difficult of testing situations. Questions are designed to allow you to learn through practice so that you will be able to apply what you have learned for the exam.

To schedule or find out more about how we can customize a class to your needs and bring it directly to you, speak with one of our Intertech corporate training specialists…

Certified ScrumMaster

Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)®

This is a highly interactive course where students are encouraged to ask questions and be engaged in the class activities to cement their learning. The course objectives, listed below, are enhanced by real world experiences shared by the instructor. The instructor shares Scrum rules and various opinions so that students can best understand how this will impact them and which techniques are flexible and which ones can’t be changed in order to obtain the benefits of Scrum.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)®

This dynamic course is filled with practical exercises and real world examples. Experienced Scrum practitioners will walk away with ideas for improving their Scrum practices and students brand new to Scrum will gain a solid understanding of how to get started. Similar to the CSM course, the CSPO class also goes deeper on the topics more related to the role of the Product Owner. More emphasis on the PO role in Scrum with topics such as using a Vision Statement to guide the Team, creating a Product Roadmap, and Release Planning. Learn about the maintenance of the Product Backlog and practice writing User Stories using user roles and personas.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM)®

This two-day workshop has been designed by training experts to provide learners with a unique experience. Focusing on real experiences, this course introduces and reinforces important concepts to help address the real-world problems that Scrum Masters face daily. Unlike other courses, you’ll walk away with an actual portfolio of games, tools, and techniques to enhance your coaching/training/mentoring/ and facilitating experience within your organization. This course not only teaches you the concepts, it prepares you to go back and apply and teach them yourself.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

SAFe Scrum Master with SSM Certification

In this two-day course, you’ll gain an understanding of the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of Scrum in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares you to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of scaled Agile development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute iteration planning. You’ll also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value that is achievable through SAFe. The SSM certification signifies that you are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing your value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master with SASM Certification

This two-day course prepares current Scrum Masters for their leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a SAFe® implementation. The course covers facilitation of cross-team interactions in support of the program execution and relentless improvement. It enhances the Scrum paradigm with an introduction to scalable engineering and DevOps practices; the application of Kanban to facilitate the flow of value; and supporting interactions with architects, product management, and other critical stakeholders in the larger program and enterprise contexts. The course offers actionable tools for building high-performing teams and explores practical ways of addressing Agile and Scrum anti-patterns in the enterprise.
To schedule or find out more about how we can customize a class to your needs and bring it directly to you, speak with one of our Intertech corporate training specialists…

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Implementing SAFe with SPC Certification

This four-day course will prepare you to lead an enterprise Agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). You will learn how to effectively apply the principles and practices of SAFe, including training and coaching teams, launching Agile Release Trains, and building and managing an Agile portfolio. The first two days of the course— Leading SAFe—will provide you with the basis to teach SAFe to others, and if certified you’ll be eligible to teach the Leading SAFe course. The next two days focus exclusively on implementing SAFe.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

Leading SAFe with SA Certification

Develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower your enterprise to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when you become a SAFe 4 Agilist (SA). During this two-day course, you’ll learn the principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe), how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale.

You will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace. You’ll also get practical advice on supporting Agile teams and programs, empowering a Lean Portfolio, building a continuous delivery pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinating large solutions

Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master with SASM Certification

This two-day course prepares current Scrum Masters for their leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a SAFe® implementation. The course covers facilitation of cross-team interactions in support of the program execution and relentless improvement. It enhances the Scrum paradigm with an introduction to scalable engineering and DevOps practices; the application of Kanban to facilitate the flow of value; and supporting interactions with architects, product management, and other critical stakeholders in the larger program and enterprise contexts. The course offers actionable tools for building high-performing teams and explores practical ways of addressing Agile and Scrum anti-patterns in the enterprise.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

SAFe for Teams

Build your skills as a high-performing team member of an Agile Release Train (ART)—and learn how to collaborate effectively with other teams—when you become a SAFe® 4 Practitioner (SP). During this two-day course, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the ART, how it delivers value, and what you can do to effectively perform your role using Scrum, Kanban, and XP.

You will also learn how to write stories and break down features, plan and execute iterations, and plan Program Increments. Finally, you’ll learn about the continuous delivery pipeline and DevOps culture, how to effectively integrate with other teams in the program, and what it takes to continuously improve the train.

Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

SAFe Product Manager/Product Owner with PMPO Certification

In this two-day course, you will learn how the roles of Product Manager, Product Owner, Solution Manager, and Epic Owner drive the delivery of value in the SAFe enterprise. You’ll get an overview of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), the Lean-Agile mindset, and an understanding of how the Product Manager and Product Owner roles operate in the enterprise to drive the delivery of value. Finally, you will get an in-depth understanding of the specific activities, tools, and mechanics used to effectively deliver value to the enterprise.

By the end of this course, you should be able to write Epics, Capabilities, Features, and User Stories within the context of SAFe, and have a solid foundation for managing backlogs and programs in a Lean-Agile enterprise.

Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

SAFe Scrum Master with SSM Certification

In this two-day course, you’ll gain an understanding of the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of Scrum in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares you to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of scaled Agile development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute iteration planning. You’ll also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value that is achievable through SAFe. The SSM certification signifies that you are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing your value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe.
Location: Live Onsite or Live Online
Length: 2 Days

What’s New in SAFe® 4.0

SAFe® 4.0 is materially different from SAFe® 3.0. It has a number of new constructs, plus an entirely new Value Stream Level designed for people building the world’s largest and most complex systems. This one-day classroom training course is designed to teach SPCs, SAs, SPs, and other SAFe practitioners and stakeholders the difference between a SAFe 3.0 and a SAFe 4.0 implementation.

This class focuses almost exclusively on the specific changes from 3.0 to 4.0, so a good understanding of SAFe 3.0 is a prerequisite. The classroom exercises focus on the impact of the various changes to 3.0 implementations and on strategies to migrate to 4.0 within the participant’s own context.

To schedule or find out more about how we can customize a class to your needs and bring it directly to you, speak with one of our Intertech corporate training specialists…

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