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Scrum Training - Scrum Master Training

  • Candidates will understand the Scrum framework
  • GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICE IN THE INDUSTRY
  • Demonstrates the business value of Scrum training
  • Learn to put theory into practice
  • Includes pre-course material, manuals and certificates
  • Courses Delivered by world class instructors
  • Training provided in luxury nationwide venues
  • High earning potential with Scrum Master Training course
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FAQ's
  • What is your Scrum Master certification?

    This enables you to direct and manage the process for all Software Development in your organisation. You will benefit from understanding the basics of Scrum and will learn how to use Scrum to its full potential

  • What time shall I arrive at the venue?

    Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am

  • What does The Knowledge Academy provide me on the course?

    You will receive a courseware folder, certificate, refreshments, an experienced instructor and an exam

  • Is there an exam for this course?

    Yes, you will sit the exam on the final day of the course

  • What are the prerequisites?

    There are no set eligibility requirements for the Scrum Master certification although a good understanding of the basics of Project Management would be beneficial

  • What is the course format?

    Our course is a mix of both theoretical and practical training

  • How long until I receive the course confirmation details?

    Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which will contain details of your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and your payment receipts

  • What is the experience of the instructor(s) delivering my course?

    All of our instructors are fully accredited and have over ten years of experience

Overview

The Knowledge Academy

Introduction

The Knowledge Academy's Scrum Master course is delivered by highly experienced instructors and is aimed for Project Managers, Product Owners, Product Managers across industries, sectors and departments more looking forward for a growth in Scrum and Agile practices

Prerequisites

There are no set eligibility requirements for the Scrum Master certification, although a good understanding of the basics of Project Management would be beneficial.

Who Should Attend?

  • This course is ideal for those who are new to Scrum and interested in learning more about how Scrum can help your organisation leverage a value-driven project management approach
  • We recommend this course both to people who are totally new to Scrum and need an introductory course to learn the basics, and those that just need those basics brushed up
  • We’ve found it helpful for people who are using Scrum but want to understand the real reasoning behind its basic aspects

Scrum Master Certification Course Agenda

  • Overview of Scrum
  • Brief History of Scrum
  • Process Paradigms
  • Process Paradigms
  • Scrum Values and Attitudes
  • The Upcoming Knowledge Worker Revolution
  • Future of Scrum and its Economic Impact
  • Overview of a Scrum Project
  • The big picture
  • Strategic View: Releases and Business Value
  • Tactical View: Sprints and every day work
  • Benefits
  • The Scrum team
  • Composition and cross-functionality
  • Responsibilities of the Scrum Developer
  • Organising
  • Product backlog
  • Product Backlog Items (PBIs), User stories and other choices on the Product Backlog
  • Backlog Meetings
  • Architecture on a Scrum Project
  • INVEST in your Product Backlog
  • The Product Owner
  • Description and responsibilities
  • Sharing the vision
  • Releases
  • Release Planning Meetings
  • Coloring the Backlog
  • Sizing PBIs and estimating the product backlog
  • Velocity
  • Allocating Sprints
  • Tracking progress – the Release Burndown
  • What to expect
  • Sprints
  • Sprint Goals
  • Sprint length
  • Architecture on a Scrum project
  • Sprint Planning Meetings
  • Prioritizing
  • The Daily Cycle – Values, Attitudes, Spontaneous Pairing
  • Open Areas, Bull Pen and other choices
  • Engineering Practices
  • Daily Scrums
  • Potentially shippable
  • Daily Duties of the ScrumMaster
  • Task Boards
  • Tracking Progress – the Sprint Burndown
  • Release Sprints
  • Abnormal terminations
  • Sprint Review Meetings
  • Retrospectives
  • The Scrum Master
  • Responsibilities and mindset
  • The Contextual Scrum Master
  • ScrumMaster as team member
  • Enterprise Transformation
  • Executive Education and Support
  • Transformation Team
  • Massive Introduction
  • Growing the Implementation
  • Operations – Patterns for Scalable and Distributed Scrum
  • Agile PMO and the continued participation of the Transformation Team
  • Executive Reports
  • Enterprise Scrum Benefit
What's included?
  • Exams
  • Courseware folder
  • Certificate
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Refreshments
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How to become a Business Analyst

Business analysis is the task of understanding business change needs – Assessing the business impact of those changes, capturing, analysing and documenting requirements and supporting the communication and delivery with relevant stakeholders. The Business Analyst is someone who is a part of the business operation and works with IT to improve the quality if the services being delivered.

Businesses need to adapt continually if they are to be successful. The business analyst is the catalyst of these changes, working closely with the business to create innovative solutions to business problems.

The typical deliverables of a Business Analyst could very between; business and functional/non-functional requirements as well as as-is and to-be processes including a business case.

The Business Analyst records requirements a form of management tool, whether it be simple spreadsheet or a complex application.

Areas of business analysis:

  • Strategic planning - To identify the organisation's business needs
  • Business model analysis - To define the organisation's policies and market approaches
  • Process design - To standardise the organisation's workflows
  • Systems analysis - The interpretation of business rules and requirements for technical systems

You could find yourself in a variation of industries, some including; finance, banking, insurance, telecoms, utilities, software services etc.

To gain a Diploma, candidates must pass four one-hour written examinations on a number of business topics.

There is a combination of core and specialist modules and an oral examination.

There are two types of core modules in the Diploma, these can be gained in any order. You can choose from either “BCS Certificate in Business Analysis Practice” or “BCS Certificate in Requirements Engineering”.

Candidates must also choose one “knowledge-based” module and one “practitioner” module to complete their certificates. You make your choice depending on your own background and preferences. As well as what your organisation requires and the nature of your role(s).

Finally you must sit an oral examination (this lasts for just under an hour). The candidate is required to demonstrate that they can put the competences gained in the written exams into coherent context.

Do you think you’ve got what it takes to become a Business Analyst?

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