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Leadership in Agile- Instructor Led (ONLINE)

This introduction to Agile and Business Agility is perfect for busy Executives and Senior Leaders. This course covers the benefits of adopting Agile with an entrepreneurial mindset, scaling and prioritising projects within an Agile portfolio, budgeting, forecasting, implementing seed and value stream funding models, and nurturing an Agile culture within your organisation. We also showcase the difference between Scrum and Kanban – two of the most popular Agile frameworks.

2 days
From £699.00 excl. VAT


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Description

This introduction to Agile and Business Agility is perfect for busy Executives and Senior Leaders. This course covers the benefits of adopting Agile with an entrepreneurial mindset, scaling and prioritising projects within an Agile portfolio, budgeting, forecasting, implementing seed and value stream funding models, and nurturing an Agile culture within your organisation. We also showcase the difference between Scrum and Kanban – two of the most popular Agile frameworks.

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Certification

Certificate of Attendance

Duration

2 Days

What does the course look like?

 Your Course Leader:Pavel Dabrytski

Pavel Dabrytski is a certified agile coach and trainer. He helps organizations implement Agile sustainably through mentoring and coaching. Over the past years, Pavel worked with major financial organizations, retail and telco giants improving their organisational processes. He also helped organise multiple international conferences in Cape Town and Johannesburg. Pavel is a seasoned presenter who has spoken at events in Paris, Prague, Shanghai, Bangalore, Atlanta, New York, Orlando, New Jersey, Singapore as well as in South Africa. Pavel holds the following Agile and training accreditations:

  • Certified Scrum Trainer (CST)
  • Path to CSP Educator
  • Registered Education Provider (REP) with Scrum Alliance
  • Certified Scrum Professional (CSP-SM)
  • Advanced Certified Scrum Master (A-CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
  • SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)
  • Certified Agile Project Manager (DSDM)

Topics Covered

  • Waterfall vs Agile
  • Empirical process control
  • Stacey complexity theory
  • Transaction vs holding costs in Agile
  • Basic overview of Scrum framework
  • Iterative vs Incremental approaches
  • Scrum vs Kanban
  • Little’s law and queue management theory
  • Kanban principles and practices
  • Kanan metrics
  • Basics of teaming
  • Leadership behaviours
  • Motivation and self-determination theory
  • Span of control
  • Component vs. feature teams
  • Scaling Scrum
  • Organisational design
  • Big room planning
  • Portfolio Kanban and project prioritisation
  • Agile budgeting
  • Lean startup and hypothesis testing
  • Seed funding model
  • User story mapping and roadmaps
  • Value stream funding model
  • Agile contracting

Course Objectives

  • Provide Agile leaders with an introduction to Agile and Scrum
  • Introduce managers and executives to what it means to be an Agile leader

FAQ's

How long is the course? 

The course is two full days. We start at 8:30 a.m. and finish at 4:30 p.m. on both days. 

How big is a class? 

The maximum number of delegates is 16. It allows for focused learning and in-depth discussions. 

Can this course be done virtually? 

Yes, we have virtual options available. Please refer to the location of the course to find available virtual and classroom dates. 

Does the course include certification? 

The course includes two attempts at internationally recognized certification from Scrum Alliance. 

Is this certification internationally recognised? 

Yes. Certified Scrum Master (CSM) is recognised everywhere around the world, including the US, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and the Middle East. 

Is this a CSM course? 

Yes. Our certification is done in association with Scrum Alliance. 

Does the certification expire? 

Scrum Alliance requires for your membership to be renewed every two years. Renewal costs are USD 100. 

Do we write the exam during the training? 

No. You will have 90 days to write the exam after the completion of the course. We will send extra reading, videos, and practice tests for you to get ready. People report that it takes between 10 to 20 additional hours for review. 

Is the exam an open book? 

Yes. You are welcome to make notes and use your study materials. Although, you are not allowed to collaborate with anyone else during the exam. 

Is the certification included in the price? 

Yes. Two exam attempts are included in our price. 

Does price include VAT? 

The price you see on the website shows the price before VAT at 20%

How can I pay? 

You can pay via credit card. After you register and make your reservation, you will be asked to complete your credit card details. 

Can my company pay for my training? 

Absolutely. Connect us with your HR or Learning and Development department. 

Can I cancel my booking? 

You can cancel or reschedule for free up to 14 days before the course. After that, an additional £100 fee is applicable. The reason is simple – we have already incurred costs. Also, you might be taking a spot from someone else.