Agile / Scrum Foundation

Agile Scrum Foundation is a training intervention and certification (EXIN) that validates a professional’s blended knowledge in Agile development methodologies and Scrum practices.

Agile Scrum is about working together to successfully reach the goal.

Agile methodologies are popular approaches in software develoment and are increasingly being used in other areas.

Scrum practices include establishing cross-functional and self-managed teams, producing a working deliverable at the end of each iteration or Sprint.

For more information about EXIN's certification scheme, please visit EXIN.

Course outline

Day 1

  • Agile and Scrum Introduction – why?
  • Roles: Scrum Master/Product Owner/Developer
  • Rituals and Time boxes
  • Methods and Practices, e.g. Pair Programming, Continuous Integration and Test-Driven Development

Day 2

  • Backlogs
  • Complex Projects and Distributed Teams
  • Planning and Estimation
  • Releases
  • Monitoring, Charts and Information Radiators