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2-Day Agile Scrum Foundation Course

  • Certificate: Certified Agile Scrum Foundation (official exam)
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Format: Classroom or Virtual

Course Description

In today’s business climate it is more critical than ever to remain flexible, keep costs low and shorten delivery cycle times. These growing pressures demand a new approach to development activities, project management approaches and business in general. Agile product development practices provide an iterative and adaptive approach to accelerating business value generation through the collaboration of cross-functional teams focused on continuous improvement, scope flexibility and delivering essential product quality. Scrum, the most popular Agile methodology is a framework for developing and sustaining complex products, while productively and creatively delivering products of the highest possible value.

This unique 2-day certification course provides the essential knowledge needed by IT professionals in Agile methodologies and Scrum practices. It focuses on the basic principles and concepts of both Agile and Scrum with an emphasis on several Scrum components like managing sprints, Agile meeting structure, the key roles and methods.

Course Objectives

The course is designed as an introduction to the core topics associated with Agile and Scrum. Specifically, by the end of this course, participants will understand:

  • Concepts of Agile and Scrum including the “Agile way of thinking”
  • Scrum practices including roles, events, the importance of backlog and the definition of done
  • Scrum planning and estimation
  • Monitoring of Scrum projects including Burn-down charts, Kanban boards and Information Radiators
  • Advanced Scrum concepts including applying Scrum in large, complex projects and within distributed teams
  • How to create an Agile work space

Target Audience

This course is applicable to anyone working in the fields of IT and project management particularly those leading projects and development efforts and sponsors looking to understand and introduce an Agile culture.

FAQs

The exam is closed book with forty multiple-choice questions. The pass score is 65% (26 out of 40 questions). The exam lasts 90 minutes. The exam can be taken in two formats: Paper based or online.

There are no pre-requisites for this course, although a basic knowledge of development principles will be helpful.

Project Management Institute – Professional Development Units (PDUs) = 14.

The course is available in (public and in-house) classroom and virtual format.

Learning Material

Pink Elephant SCRUM Master Course Manual

All attendees are given access to Pink Elephant’s learning portal, which contains numerous value-added documents, e-files, e-books, and highly enriching learning materials. Participants will have access to the SCRUM Master workbook, and other courseware including the slide deck, exercises and sample exams. Material for this course will only be provided as downloadable soft copy files that can be viewed on a variety of devices. Attendees may print a hard copy of the files in whatever format best meets their needs, and can use the files under the Pink Elephant Terms of Use.

Fees and Registration

Kuala Lumpur – Public

4-5 March 2019

MYR 3,995.00

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Singapore – Public

25-26 March 2019

SGD 1,495.00

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Kuala Lumpur – Public

6-7 May 2019

MYR 3,995.00

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Singapore – Public

6-7 May 2019

SGD 1,495.00

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Singapore – Public

22-23 July 2019

SGD 1,495.00

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Kuala Lumpur – Public

15-16 August 2019

MYR 3,995.00

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Kuala Lumpur – Public

23-24 September 2019

MYR 3,995.00

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Singapore – Public

25-26 November 2019

SGD 1,495.00

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