Course Description

What are the course objectives?

The Agile ScrumMaster course introduces you to the concepts and best practices for Agile and Scrum. Agile is a project management approach that is well suited for projects that are complex and uncertain, and more than 50 percent of Agile projects use Scrum, making it the most popular Agile method. This course will help you build the requisite skills and expertise to pass the certification exam on the first attempt.

You’ll become an expert in Scrum, enhancing your ability to develop and deliver high-quality products to your customers and apply Scrum concepts to your organization. With the practical application of Agile methodologies through hands-on projects on JIRA, you will be able to maximize business value while mitigating potential risks.

What skills will you learn?

This course will enable you to:
  • Become proficient in Scrum terminologies and their applications
  • Facilitate daily scrums, user stories, sprint planning, and sprint reviews
  • Capable of producing different Scrum artifacts, including the product backlog, sprint backlog, finished deliverables, and the definition of done
  • Implement a distributed Scrum over teams spread across geographies
  • Grow into a Scrum Master role with any organization implementing Scrum
  • Setup and handle projects on a JIRA cloud site
  • Pass the EXIN Agile Scrum Master exam on your first attempt
  • Apply best practices crucial for getting the maximum value from the Scrum methodology

Who should take this course?

The Agile Scrum Master certification course is best suited for:

  • Team Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Members of Scrum teams such as developers, Scrum Masters, and product owners
  • Managers of Scrum teams
  • Teams transitioning to Scrum
  • Professionals intending to pursue the Scrum Master certification

What projects will I work on as a part of the course?

All projects are based on the JIRA platform, giving users the benefit of learning the most popular Agile tool in a practical environment.

Project 1: E-commerce Website Functionality Creation
Participants will learn how the three Agile roles (Product Owner, ScrumMaster, and Scrum Team) complement each other in a real-time project on JIRA. This demo of an e-commerce website will let users understand and create backlogs, user stories, tasks, epics, and sub-tasks. It will also show them how to manage multiple releases.

Project 2: Smart Weather
You will complete two industry-based tasks provided by the product owner of a new technology division. The projects involve creating a portal to provide weather-based services to multiple clients. The portal will pull weather forecast from various public services so that the captured data can be used for various purposes. Implementation of this project will be performed on JIRA. You will focus on one of the tasks below and submit task screenshots through the LMS:

Task 1:
BigBucks Café, a leading chain of premium coffee shops, wants you to use weather data to regulate and manage its daily operations. As a ScrumMaster, you will need to resolve and create a prioritized product backlog for the scrum team.

Task 2:
The world’s largest life insurance company, LeViva, wants to launch an app to serve its customers, and they would like to use the weather forecast. As a ScrumMaster, you will need to resolve and create a prioritized product backlog for the scrum team.

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