This course is built around a Scrum Lego® City simulation that provides vivid and memorable experiences that tightly mirror those new teams experience when adopting Scrum in real life. It offers an intensive, highly interactive introduction to the principles and practices of Agile and the Scrum framework.
This two-day course is taught by the only Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC) and Certified Scrum Coach (CSC) in Canada. Participants receive the Certified ScrumMaster credential from the Scrum Alliance upon completion of the course and passing an online exam, as required by the Scrum Alliance.
This course is designed for ScrumMasters, project managers, product owners, and managers, and development teams (e.g., development, QA, DBAs, UI/UX) new to Agile and Scrum. Ideally, the cross-functional team attends together with their managers.
The UBC Certified ScrumMaster course is delivered in partnership with IncrementOne.
IncrementOne is a professional services firm that enables organizations to unlock and achieve rapid and sustainable performance improvement based on the application of a lean and agile mindset. We believe that your delivery capability is only as good as the results it delivers. Results are how you learn and steer your product delivery teams to exceed customer expectations. In a dynamic, complex and unpredictable environment the ability to respond quickly to emerging customer needs defines business agility. Companies that get this right stand out in the marketplace. IncrementOne brings together a proven team of agile consultants with a unique approach to change management and problem solving based on seeing results from the outset.
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Apply your learning to:
- Understand the principles underlying agile methodologies and how to apply them in a team context
- Connect agile principles to the core lean disciplines and understand how to apply lean and agile principles to software/product development
- Learn about the trends driving agile adoption and the benefits of an iterative and incremental approach
- Gain a common vocabulary and understanding of the Scrum framework
- Understand the roles and responsibilities of the ScrumMaster, Product Owner and Development Team
- Experience iterative & incremental development through a Scrum Lego City simulation
- Learn through doing, applying the agile/Scrum principles and practices to build a real product
- Work together on an agile team, using the iterative process to rapidly learn and change how the team works
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Tuition & Fees
Regular Program Required Courses
Using the Scrum Lego® City simulation, this course provides an intensive, highly interactive introduction to the principles and practices of the Agile and the Scrum framework. Pre-req: Agile Delivery Methods. Elective.
14 PDUs $1495Fall2020Winter2021Spring / Summer2021
Program curriculum may be subject to change.
|Delivery Format||HOW IT WORKS|
|In Class or Blended||Learn in-person with your instructor and classmates at scheduled class times.|
|Online Virtual||Learn in an online classroom. Attend scheduled virtual sessions with your instructor and classmates. Fixed start and end dates with access to online curriculum and possibly an online tutor.|
|Online (100% Online)||Learn in an online classroom. Fixed start and end dates with the flexibility to collaborate with your classmates. Optional live virtual sessions and access to an online instructor.|
It is strongly recommended that students be fluent in written and spoken business English.
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