Join us for a full immersion into the concepts and practices of Agile and Scrum. Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) NextUp Solutions’ Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
NextUp Solutions’ Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) class is a two-day, interactive learning experience that provides students a full immersion into Agile principles and the concepts and practices that define the Scrum framework.
What You’ll Learn
After completing this course, students will understand:
- Agile overview
- Developing solutions using iterative and incremental concepts
- Inspecting and adapting via empirical process
- Scrum framework
- Scrum roles
- Product backlog
- Requirements management and backlog refinement
- Product backlog items and user stories
- Product increment and definition of done
- Sprint planning
- Task board and daily scrum
- Sprint review and retrospective
- Scrum across multiple teams
Students who complete the class will be eligible to take the Certified ScrumMaster exam and become Certified ScrumMasters.
Additionally, this course allows students to claim 14 Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs)* as well as 16 Scrum Alliance Scrum Education Units (SEUs).
Who Should Attend
This course is appropriate for all members of the project team including developers, testers, analysts, project managers, etc. This course is also great for functional managers and executives who are interested in Agile methodologies and process improvement.
The cost of registration includes:
- High-quality digital copies of reference materials
- Exam and certification fees
- Two-year membership to Scrum Alliance
- Course certificate of completion
This is a live online (virtual) class. After registering, students will receive the Zoom weblink to join the training. We recommend that students download the Zoom web-based application prior to joining class.
About Your Trainer
Richard Cheng is the Vice President of Training and Chief Product Owner at NextUp Solutions. A graduate of Virginia Tech and renowned Agile expert, Richard has presented keynote talks at conferences and events around the globe, authored publications on Agile and product management, and is a member of Mensa. Richard has extensive experience working with the federal government, large companies, small startups, non-profits organizations, and associations. In addition to being one of the few Certified Scrum Trainers (CST) accredited by the Scrum Alliance, Richard is also a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified LeSS Practitioner, Project Management Professional (PMP), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), and SAFe Program Consultant (SPC).
Students submitting cancellation requests 10 business days or more prior to the start of the course are entitled to a full refund. Students submitting cancellation requests less than 10 business days prior to the start of the course will be offered a credit toward a future NextUp Solutions course of equivalent value, or a refund less a processing fee of $100. Should the organizer cancel the course for any reason, each registered student will be issued a full refund.
* PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
14 (Thursday) 9:00 am - 15 (Friday) 5:00 pm