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Agile Awareness Workshop

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    Course Details:

    Duration: 1 days

    Price: Virtual: £475 + VAT

    Next available course:

    For course dates and more information please call 01844 211665

About the course

The AssistKD Agile Awareness Workshop discusses Agile development and covers the fundamental Agile components including principles, methods and techniques. It is intended for anyone wishing to understand Agile and appreciate how this approach is used in practice.

How is the course structured?

To give you more of an idea of what you’ll learn and how the course will help you, here’s a quick guide to the day.

  • The Agile Philosophy
  • Agile Principles
  • Agile Methods
  • Agile world view
Anything else?

A printed copy of the latest edition of the comprehensive course manual will be sent to your home address in good time for the start of your course. Our delegates tell us that having access to a physical document is beneficial as both a reference document and for taking notes during the course. In addition, a link will be emailed to you to enable you to access an electronic copy of the same comprehensive manual for convenient future reference.

Full course outline

Agile Awareness Workshop (a one-day workshop)

Course Content

The Agile Philosophy

  • The Agile Manifesto
  • Agile components
  • Elements of solution development

Development approaches

  • Defined and empirical approaches
  • Key features of Agile approaches
  • Business thinking and its relevance to Agile

Agile Principles

  • The 12 Agile principles
  • Core principles
  • Collaborative working
  • Self-organising teams
  • Continuous improvement 
  • Evolutionary & iterative development
  • Incremental delivery
  • Built-in change

Agile Methods

  • Evolution of agile methods 
  • Agile approaches: Scrum; eXtreme Programming; DSDM; SAFe; Lean
  • Scrum roles
  • Agile prioritisation using MoSCoW

User Stories

  • The 3 Cs
  • Writing user stories: approach and format
  • Elicitation techniques

Agile Backlogs

  • The solution backlog
  • Hierarchy of user stories
  • Managing and prioritising the backlog
  • Story maps

Agile world view

  • Scaling Agile
  • Agile system of interest

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Presenters for this course

Jonathan Hunsley
Jonathan Hunsley