Agile Curriculum

Take a look at our numerous courses to kick-off your Agile transformation. Reach out to us at info@agilebrainsconsulting.com to schedule your next training session.

Intro to Agile - 1 Day

Grasp the concepts, principles and methods of Agile development and get a fast start towards executing your plans for incorporating Agile practices and techniques into your organization. This workshop will give you the foundation of knowledge you need to begin. It is a starting point for you to acquire the techniques, skills and tools that enable you to build Agile discipline.

Transition from Waterfall to Agile - 2 Day

There are significant benefits available when utilizing an Agile approach that can address the risks, unknowns, and uncertainties that affect nearly all software development projects. These complexities can best be addressed with a flexible and adaptable model that turns traditional problems into advantages 

Intro to Scrum - 1 Day

This Introduction to Scrum training course will lay the foundation for understanding and building successful agile teams using the Scrum Framework. In this powerful two-day course, you'll grasp the concepts, principles and methods of the Scrum framework and become empowered to execute on your plans for incorporating Scrum practices and techniques into your organization.

Agile for Managers - 1 Day

Agile Management techniques promote autonomy and respect on teams, leading to trusting, collaborative relationships resulting in continuous improvement, higher productivity, stronger loyalty and higher performance for team members. Using a servant leader approach rather than a traditional command and control approach, managers become the catalysts to guide self-directed teams.

Learn how DevOps has brought together years of the most effective and proven practices from development and operations (Agile, Lean, and more) – and aligned them around common characteristics: value, cross-functional collaboration, agility, teams.  DevOps is really the marrying of process, ops, and product. Bring these groups together to optimize, re-think, and re-engineer your processes.

Agile for Executives - 1 Day

Enable your Agile initiative to deliver on the promise of speed, flexibility, quality and customer satisfaction by aligning the expectations and actions of your executive and senior management team. The Agile for Executive Workshop is tailored to the needs of the participants.  For private onsite workshops, the agenda is defined based on the organization’s specific needs.  Public workshops begin with a collaborative agenda-setting activity. 

Agile Team Facilitation (ICP-ATF) 2 Day

Leading teams to higher levels of maturity requires the ability to plan and conduct effective team meetings to ensure the team is working collaboratively. In an Agile environment, the team depends on the facilitation skills of the Agile Team Facilitator to lead the team to higher levels of performance.

Kanban Workshop - 2 Day

Kanban methods have increased in popularity. Going beyond the manufacturing origins, more and more teams in information technology are adopting the practices. Kanban methods go beyond the visual aspects of the Kanban board. Kanban provides techniques to manage the flow of work and continuously improve on that flow.

Agile Project Management (ICP-APM) - 2 Day

In this Agile Project Management training course you will learn advanced project management skills to help you, the servant leader of your Agile teams, enable your team(s) to deliver what your customers want faster and with better quality than ever before!

Agile Coaching Workshop (ICP-ACC) 2 Day

A coach's primary goal is to enhance their client's awareness of practice and behavior, enabling and empowering the client to realize objectives which may be just outside of their reach. Through thoughtful and deliberate engagement, the coach strives to enhance, in a measurable and sustainable fashion, team practices in order to provide focus on the business goals and objectives of the organization.

Certified Scrum Master 2 Day

Beginning with the history of agile development and moving through the disciplines promoted by Scrum, this Scrum Master (CSM) training course will give you a comprehensive understanding of the Scrum methodology while specifically reviewing the behaviors expected of a Scrum Master. 

Certified Product Owner 2 Day

As we move through Scrum principles you will gain a comprehensive understanding of this agile product development methodology while specifically reviewing the behaviors expected of a Product Owner. While many of us may be accustomed to the practice of establishing value and priority across projects, the Product Owner needs to consider value and priority across the features of a single project.                                

Business Agility Foundation (ICP-BAF)

Business Agility Foundation explores the mindset, approaches, and skills demanded in today's dynamic and fast moving world – a world where change is constant, disruption expected, and team work is a competitive advantage. Every level and every role in today's organization must focus on customer delight and bringing innovation and continuous improvement into our work. The tools that served us well in the past do not necessarily still apply.

Agile Portfolio and Program Mgmt.

In this Agile Portfolio and Program Management training course you will learn how to get work to flow from ideas to working software fast.  IT practitioners have long known the importance of aligning efforts with business strategy but have approached it with an annual cadence of strategic planning and project selection.  In today’s fast changing world this is just too slow. Look at the subject of  scaling and will review at a high level some approaches to scaling Agile within your organization.

Business Value Analysis (ICP-BVA)

The Business Analyst’s role changes significantly as organizations rapidly replace their traditional system-development methodologies with more iterative or agile approaches. More and more companies are realizing the benefits of faster product deployment at a lower cost, with less rework due to missed requirements. Effective business analysis is key to developing those requirements and keeping projects on track. This indispensable course explores the contributions of good requirements development within Agile.