Almost everyone has heard how Agile approaches achieve high productivity with a minimum of complexity. Though relatively light on process, the highly iterative and fast-moving nature of Agile projects require both disciplined execution and simple, yet sophisticated, tools. Tools help automate the communication and collaboration required to successfully execute the daily Agile development plan.
ICON's hands-on Agile curriculum helps your team quickly understand and become adept with Agility. Our instructors' real-world expertise takes you far beyond fundamentals demonstrating how to successfully tailor, adopt, and roll-out agile practices for your team, culture, project, and environment - saving your team the frustration and agony of learning on the job
We use a tested and proven hybrid-style approach, combining the classroom-like experience of Zoom with the integration of collaboration software from Mural and Kahoot!. Learn more details and read testimonials.
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Applying Scrum - Agile Principles & Practices
Agile is an approach to software development that has rapidly become mainstream. Using a mixture of techniques that together form modern Agile Practices such as Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), user stories, test-driven development, etc., teams can significantly improve their productivity and morale.
Agile Boot Camp
The Agile Boot Camp uses a combination of lecture, class discussion, and hands-on exercises, with emphasis on group activities, to reinforce the concepts and principles. You will learn to apply the basic practices of an Agile approach, with a focus on Scrum.
Agile Team Enablement Workshop
The Agile Team Enablement Workshop teaches you to apply the basic practices of an Agile approach, with a focus on Scrum. You will apply what you learn in a series of exercises that take you through project start-up, project/release planning, Sprint Planning, and Sprint Execution.
Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
The Certified Scrum Master course is hands-on and discussion-based to define terms and concepts. It explains the Scrum basics such as managing the product backlog, planning the sprint, tracking and reporting progress through the use of burndown charts, and reviewing the sprint.
Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
The Certified Product Owner course teaches a subset of topics, such as Product Ownership, Scrum Framework, and Agile Values. Participants will make a joint priority decision on which they agree on as most important, just like real-life Product Owners do every day.
Agile Product Owner Enablement
The Product Owner Enablement Course is designed for Product and Business Managers who are subject matter experts and are involved in the planning and execution of Agile projects. Students will learn how a Product Owner can infuse business priorities, goals, and vision, into a Development Team.
Lean - Kanban Workshop
This 1-day course familiarizes attendees with Lean Software Development concepts, principles, and practices as well as a "Kanban System," which is implemented to put Lean principles into practice.
Agile Requirements with User Stories
The Agile Requirements and User Stories course will teach you how to write User Stories that effectively communicate the needs of your customers using a blend of lecture and group exercises. You will learn how to build a Product Backlog with User Stories as input, and how to plan and work with them.
Test-Driven Development (TDD) Foundations
The TDD course is the best place to start for most development teams. This class covers TDD fundamentals, sustainable tests, refactoring/continuous design, test doubles/mocks, and – what every developer wants to learn – how to start rescuing your legacy code.
Agile Testing with Acceptance Test-Driven Design (ATDD) and Behavior Driven Development (BDD)
The Agile Testing with ATDD and BDD course teaches you how to build quality into your product while controlling scope and avoiding duplicated efforts. Learn how to apply a whole-team approach to quality and how to orchestrate feedback from your tests in order to be extremely effective.
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