Agile Scrum Master
EXIN Agile Scrum Master is a certification that looks to confirm both skills and knowledge of the Agile framework and Scrum methodology. Agile Scrum is about working together to successfully reach a 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-managed teams, producing a working deliverable at the end of each iteration or Sprint.
This certification focuses on adopting Agile or Scrum in the workplace and taking on the role of Scrum Master.
1 – Agile
- An Overview of Agile
- Why Agile?
- Significance of Agile
- Agile Manifesto
- Various Principles in Agile
- Agile Frameworks
- Project Management: The Changing Scenario
- Agile: Traditional Approach
- Agile Facts and Figures
- Agile: Estimating, Planning, Monitoring, and Control
- Agile on Complex Projects
2 – Agile Planning , Estimation & Analysis
- Understanding Agile Planning
- Understanding Agile Monitoring and Adapting
- Task/Kaban Boards
- What is Timeboxing?
- Planning: Iteration and Release Planning
- WIP Limits
- Burn Down/Up Charts
- Understanding Cumulative Flow Diagrams
- Defining Process Tailoring
- Variance and Trend Analysis
3 – Agile Communication ,Soft skills and product quality
- Agile Communication
- Understanding Information Radiator
- Agile Tooling
- Osmotic Communications
- Two-way Communication
- Daily Stand-Ups
- Active Listening
4 – Risk Management
- What is Risk Management?
- Risk-Adjusted Backlog
- Risk Based and Architectural Spike
- Earned Value Management(EVM)
- Value Stream Mapping
- Value Based Prioritization
- Customer-Valued Prioritization
- Minimal Viable Product
5 – Scrum
- An Overview of Scrum
- Features of Scrum
- Product Owner
- Planning Poker
- What is Sprint
- Scrum Master
- Manager in Scrum
- Scrum Pre-planning meeting
- Sprint Calendar
6 – Scrum Metrics, Planning & Estimation
- Business Value Delivered
- Code Coverage and Pairing
- Release Planning
- Velocity and Historical Data
- Planning a Release in Scrum
- Advantages and Disadvantages of Scrum
- Best Practices in Scrum
This course will enable you to be:
- Proficient in Scrum terminologies and their applications
- Ready to facilitate daily scrums, user stories, sprint planning, and sprint reviews
- Capable of producing the different Scrum artifacts including the product backlog, sprint backlog, finished deliverables, and definition of done
- Equipped to implement distributed Scrum over teams spread across geographies
- Prepared for a Scrum Master role with any Scrum implementing organization
- Prepared to setup and handle projects on a JIRA cloud site
- Prepared to pass the EXIN Agile Scrum Master exam on your first attempt
The Agile Scrum Master certification course is best suited for:
- Team Leaders
- Project Managers
- Members of Scrum teams such as developers, Scrum Masters, and product owners
- Managers of Scrum teams
- Teams transitioning to Scrum
- Professionals intending to pursue the Scrum Master certification
There are no particular eligibility criteria for the Agile Scrum Master course; it is suited for any professional aspiring to a career in management.
Type: Online Exam having Forty (40) multiple choice. Each question will have 4 options, one of which is right carrying 1 mark.
Duration: 60 minutes. Candidates sitting the examination in a language other than their native language have a maximum of 90 minutes.
Pass Score: 65% (26 0f 40)
Agile Scrum Master Instructor Led Web Based Training is live online training conducted via live GotoMeeting portal. The sessions are run by a Agile Scrum Master accredited trainer with good training, and work experience in the domain. The class, attended by a global audience, enriches your learning experience for geographically diverse Agile Scrum implementations.
Yes, the exam fee is included in the course fee.
After the successful completion of the training and exam you will be awarded the Agile Scrum Master certificate from EXIN, the global body of accreditation for Agile Scrum Master.
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