Course Description

Agile is a software development methodology based on iterative and incremental approach. Scrum is one of the implementations of agile methodology.

Agile and Lean thinking has delivered a paradigm shift in how individuals collaborate, communicate and operate to deliver solutions that meet customer needs and business goals. Agile requires an "all in" mindset from both business and technology where all individuals work together to deliver business value in the form of working software. 

Scrum is a framework for project management that emphasizes teamwork, accountability and iterative progress toward a well-defined goal. The framework begins with a simple premise: Start with what can be seen or known


Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1 - Agile and Scrum Overview

    • What is agile?

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    • Why adopt agile?

    • The agile manifesto

    • 12 Principles of the agile software development

    • Agile Methodologies and Frameworks

    • Scrum Overview

    • Test your learning

  • 2

    Module 2: Scrum Roles

    • Scrum Roles

    • The Product Owner

    • The Scrum Master

    • The Scrum Team

    • Advantages of Cross-Functional Teams

    • Test your learning

  • 3

    Module 3: Planning in Scrum

    • Requirements explained

    • Scrum Flow

    • Requirements in Scrum

    • User Stories

    • Acceptance Criteria

    • INVEST criteria for good user stories

    • Backlog prioritisation factors

    • Prioritisation techniques

    • Definition of Done

    • Requirements estimation

    • MoSCoW Prioritisation

    • Burndown and Velocity

    • Information Radiators

    • Test your learning

  • 4

    Module 4: Sprint Planning

    • Sprint Planning

    • Test your learning

  • 5

    Module 5: Implementation of Scrum

    • Daily Stand-Up Meeting

    • Sprint Review Meeting

    • Sprint Retrospective Meeting

    • Product Backlog Grooming

    • Test your learning

  • 6

    Consensus Building

    • What is Consensus?

    • Thumbs

    • Fist-to-Five

    • Dot Voting

    • Affinity Process

    • Consensus Workshop

  • 7

    Next steps

    • More resources for you

    • Before you go...

Pricing options

For this online course, you will have access to the online course, followed by the certification examination. You will also be granted access to our communities of practices where we share career information, networking, provide coaching and mentoring from time to time, at no extra cost

FAQ

  • Do I get a certificate at the end of the course?

    Yes, you will will be awarded the Scrum Fundamentals Certified certificate by upon successfully passing the certification exam.

  • Do you have a Community of Practice where I can ask questions and get support?

    Yes, we do. Our online communities of practice have benefitted our members mostly at WayMaker Digital. We have existing platforms on our website, slack, and WhatsApp; where our delegates can discuss day to day, sharing practical ideas and ask question on career growth and developent. Our membership boasts of Agile Business Analysts, Delivery Managers, Designers, Scrum Masters, Product Managers, Project Managers, Product Owners, Software Developers, Solution Architects, Testers and many more.

  • What level of career support should I expect from WayMaker Digital?

    We support all our delegates to achieve career success. We provide ongoing support (through the Community), CV branding, LinkedIn profile optimization, work reference, one-to-one mentoring and so many others.

  • How do I get the SFC™ Certification?

    WayMaker Learning will provide you with access to our online platform as soon as your order is successfully completes. The platform comes with online training and the certification examination. Examination format: Multiple choice, 40 questions and non-proctored. Current pass rate: 93%.

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Testimonials

“I would strongly recommend WayMaker Learning Ltd if you situation reflects either of the following: 1. You've just finished College / University and you are keen in developing your career as a Business Analyst, Project Manager, IT/IS related field. 2. You've got years of experience in a previous field or profession and you are considering a career change. 3. You are good in engaging with people, and you have a general interest in Information Systems. Then WayMaker Learning - Is the Way. You won't regret it. I am a testimony. Ade.”

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