Certified Scrum Master (CSM) training in Houston, TX

Sept. 14, 2017

A 2-day training course in Houston with agile42 coach Dhaval Panchal. The course will lead to a Scrum Alliance CSM certification.

Houston


Type of Training Certified Scrum Master (CSM) training
Dates From Sept. 14, 2017 to Sept. 15, 2017 (2 day)
Next training available: Certified Scrum Master (CSM) training in Houston, TX, 2017-12-07
Location RAC in Houston, TX
Time 9:00am-5:00pm
Language English
Trainer Dhaval Panchal
Location Address
RAC
1880 South Dairy Ashford Rd #220 Houston TX 77077
Description
The Certified Scrum Master (CSM) class is a two-day learning experience on the Scrum framework, Agile principles, and how to be a great ScrumMaster.

“This was by far the best professional course that I've attended. If all were this engaging I'd attend many more. Thank you!" -- Karen R., Data Operation Manager

Why choose agile42?
  • Engaging: Our courses are highly interactive and fun -- not a PowerPoint assault
  • Best instructors: Our instructors have decades of experience using Scrum in hundreds of organizations large and small
  • Practical and memorable: participants learn through hands-on exercises, creating high knowledge retention
  • Learn by doing: you will apply all the Scrum practices in a practical, fun and memorable Scrum project
What our participants are saying:
“I can honestly say this was hands down the best training class I have ever attended. You guys do an amazing job facilitating and keeping people interested. I am so excited to use the new tools in my toolbox for my sprint planning on Monday, and easily passed the CSM test with the knowledge I obtained in your class." -- Stephanie C., Project Manager

Training Topics:
  • Lean & Agile Principles
  • Scrum Values & Principles
  • Scrum framework core elements: roles, activities, and artifacts
  • The ScrumMaster, Product Owner and Development Team roles
  • Product Vision and long-term roadmap planning
  • Mid-range ‘Release’ Planning
  • Scaling Scrum to multiple teams
  • User Stories and the Product Backlog
  • Sprint Planning and the Sprint backlog
  • Daily Scrum (stand-up) Meeting
  • Estimating and sizing work items
  • Reporting and artifacts: burn-down charts, burn-up charts, and more
  • The Sprint Review (Demo): valuable feedback from stakeholders
  • Continuous process improvement via impactful Retrospectives

PMI PDUs
Participants earn 14 PDUs from the PMI, which can be applied to Project Management Professional (PMP) and PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) designations.
Participants also earn 14 Scrum Education Units (SEUs) toward the Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) designation from the Scrum Alliance.

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Certifications: CSM, CSP, CSPO, CEC, CST

Dhaval Panchal is a senior consultant, enterprise agile coach and trainer for agile42. He is a Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) and Innovation Games Facilitator.

Dhaval has 15 years of experience, working in development and management of product and services in the software industry.