The Agile Scrum Master (2-Day)
This two-day course teaches the foundations of Agile and how a Scrum Master interacts with Agile teams. You will learn approaches, techniques and skills that can be applied in Scrum or hybrid environments. You will learn how to facilitate the ceremonies of Agile and how to help your team reach their full potential. This highly interactive approach will utilize exercises, in-depth discussions, and workshops in an Agile setting. This course will assist you to align your Agile environment to meet the market demand of modern Agile teams. The goal is to develop excellent Scrum Master skills that will lead to successful and profitable products.
Internationally Endorsed and Aligned with Best Practices
Bob the BA is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider. This course is aligned with the BABOK 3.0.
Earn PDU / CDUs for both IIBA and PMI certification or recertification.
Our goal at Bob the BA is to help you think, learn and work differently so you can make an impact back on the job. If you always do what you have always done, you will end up right where you were before you were trained right? We take a different approach because we know we learn best by doing and not through lecture. Our courses are always hands-on, practicing through exercises, activities, facilitated discussions, case studies, role play, workshops, printed materials and presentations.
Who Should Take This Course?
Anyone wanting to learn more about Agile and how a Scrum master interacts with an Agile Team.
Understand Agile ceremonies, artifacts, and structure
Understand roles and responsibilities of the team
How to work more effectively with your team in a hybrid environment
Increase your effectiveness as a Scrum Master
Learn how to facilitate, communicate and drive Sprint Metrics
An overview of Agile basics
Understanding the roles and responsibilities of the team
The role of the Scrum Master on an Agile team
Skills & Qualities of an effective Scrum Master
Effective coaching skills for Scrum Masters
Mediation and conflict negotiation
Developing Agile Artifacts, such as:
Definition of Done
The Scrum Task Board
Agile Documentation: Product Backlog, User Stories, Acceptance Criteria
Agile Release Planning and Management
How to become an extraordinary Scrum Master
Enterprise Solutions Instructor - Bob Prentiss is our fearless leader and innovator. Bob is passionate about helping you think, learn and work differently. Bob is an awesome trainer, speaker, mentor, coach, and author. Collector of all things dragon related and Dr. Who fan. Bob is CBAP certified with 25+ years of experience in corporate America; with a background in managing BA centers of excellence, assessing and managing BA maturity, quality, and competency. Bob is an award winning curriculum developer. Bob has presented numerous keynote, workshops, seminars, conferences, and training sessions across North America. Bob is a founding member and past President of the IIBA MSP Chapter.
Public Course Instructor- Jennifer Battan, the Out of the Box BA, has an energetic passion injecting innovation and creative problem solving techniques into how BAs do their day to day work. Her passion is helping teams apply the art and science of business analysis techniques with fresh, modern perspectives. Jen is an internationally recognized conference speaker, educator and thought leader within the business analysis and creative problem solving communities. She served on her local IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysis) Chapter board as President and various roles for more than seven years, and led a content development and writing team for the Guide to the IIBA Body of Knowledge. Jen has been a passionate volunteer with the Minnesota Destination Imagination Affiliate for more than 18 years, serving as an Appraiser, Regional Challenge Master, and Volunteer Dissector (Challenge Editor) inspiring today's learners to utilize diverse approaches in applying 21st century skills and creativity.