Drive your team forward with Agile best practices.

(2-day course)

Agile for Effective Teams

Cost — £1,000

Learn new strategies for implementing and supporting Agile ways of working across your team through this hands-on practical course.

Who this course is for.

Business & technical leaders

Gain an insight into the Agile mindset and Scrum (the main Agile framework) and how this can benefit your business and projects.

Product managers & decision makers

Understand how adopting an Agile approach can give you more flexibility and increased responsiveness to better meet the needs of your customers and business.

Small and large development teams

Learn how to work more efficiently as a team and to execute your development projects in an Agile way for greater innovation, flexibility and business satisfaction.

Learn the key principles of Agile project management

Agile concepts, principles and vocabulary

Understanding of Scrum through an immersive and practical project

How to introduce Agile to your organisation

The role of leadership in an Agile environment

Agile as a mindset, not a process

Applying Agile to business projects

2 day course

10am - 4pm (1 hour lunch break)

Day .01

  • Agile values and principles
  • The Scrum framework
  • The critical role of the Product Owner
  • Planning and the Product Backlog
  • Agile estimation
  • Planning and running Sprints
  • Sprint review and retrospective

Day .02

  • Agile tracking and reporting
  • Shaping an Agile organisation
  • Role of leadership
  • Portfolio management
  • Strategies for Agile transformation
  • Preventing common mistakes

Professional Instructor

Harvey Wheaton

This course is led by Harvey Wheaton, an Agile practitioner and coach with over 10 years experience implementing and applying Agile across a wide variety of organisations and industries. 

No previous Agile experience required

Course requirements

  • A working laptop (any operating system)
  • To be comfortable using a computer and navigating the web

Course Cost

£ 1,000
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Next course date:

14th - 15th November 2018

Edinburgh Campus

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