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Disciplined Agile Scrum Master (DASM)

January 26 @ 8:00 am - January 28 @ 1:00 pm

$995
DASM 3 days poster

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Is your team treading water using waterfall? Do you feel trapped in an agile framework? Would you like to find solutions to the problems you’ve been wrestling with? Are you looking for ways to enhance your team’s agility?
Break free from your old ways by choosing a way of working that fits your team’s context. Find strategies to improve your processes and strengthen your team with the Disciplined Agile tool kit.

Course Summary

Disciplined Agile Scrum Master is a nine-lesson, instructor-led course that shows you how to use Disciplined Agile (DA) to improve your team’s way of working. In just 3 half-days, you’ll become familiar with foundational agile and lean practices that DA supports, practice using the tool kit to solve problems, and learn how to build high-performance teams. Filled with activities, animations, supplemental reading, and more, this course will prepare you to take the Disciplined Agile Scrum Master (DASM) exam and, equally important, start using Disciplined Agile immediately.

Benefits

  • One Free Certification Exam voucher ($150 USD value) to be taken within 30 days of course completion.
  • Earn 14 PDUs, eligible in Technical (7) and Leadership (7) categories

Who Should Attend

This workshop is for people who are:

  • New to Agile, Lean, and Disciplined Agile
  • Who may have heard about Agile, Lean, and Disciplined Agile (DA) but have not taken any training in the past and want to learn to practice DA
  • Want to hone their Team Lead skills to the next level
  • Want to advance their career and get certified in Disciplined Agile

Key Learning Outcomes

Upon completion you will be able to:
  • Describe the significance of the Disciplined Agile Mindset
    • DA Principles, Promises, Guidelines
    • Describe how DA is an agnostic hybrid of approaches
  • Describe what business agility is and how it is core to value proposition of Disciplined Agile
  • Define the eight DA principles and how they are core to what sets Disciplined Agile apart from other agile frameworks
  • Determine which situations each of the DA life cycles is best applied
  • Apply the DA Practice of choosing a team’s way of working (WoW)
  • Describe the foundations of Agile
  • Explain how people are organized into DA teams
  • Define the primary DA roles and how they each are key to the success of a self-organizing agile team
  • Explain how to help your team work well together (Lean principle “Respect people”)
  • Describe the inception phase and why it is important
  • Discuss how to use the DA tool kit to tailor your way of working within a select phase according to context
  • Describe Agile techniques and ceremonies relevant to Inception
  • Describe the Construction phase and why it is important
  • Discuss how to use the DA tool kit to tailor your way of working within a select phase according to context
  • Describe Agile techniques and ceremonies that take place during Construction
  • Explain how to Eliminate Waste and Build Quality In (Lean principles)
  • Explain how to Deliver Value Quickly (Lean principle)
  • Describe the Transition phase and why it is important.
  • Discuss how to use the DA tool kit to tailor your way of working within a select phase according to context
  • Describe the Ongoing phase and why it is important.
  • Discuss how to use the DA tool kit to tailor your way of working within a select phase according to context
  • Explain how to Learn Pragmatically (Lean principle)
  • Explain the elements of the process blade (onion) diagram
  • List and define the principles of Lean
  • Recognize when to be resilient

Prerequisites

  • Prior to workshop, students must purchase or have a copy of the book Choose You WoW!: A Disciplined Agile Delivery Handbook for Optimizing Your Way of Working (WoW) by Scott Ambler and Mark Lines.  If you are a PMI member, you can download a free e-copy.
  • Computer with video and audio capabilities and high speed internet connection.

Course Logistics

  • Course will be delivered live by Jonathan Lee, Project Management Institute Certified Disciplined Agile Instructor (CDAI), through Video Conferencing and Online collaboration tools.
  • Students are highly encouraged to have video cameras on during the workshop to enhance collaboration and engagement amongst attendees.
  • Students Course Materials will be provided (.pdf) one day before the session.
  • This is 3 half-day course. Each day, workshop will begin at 8:00AM and end by 1PM CST with frequent breaks.
  • Class size is limited to 21 attendees

Course Details

  • The cost of the exam is included in the course registration fee
  • There are 50 questions are on the exam
  • Students get 90 minutes to take the exam
  • Exam is NOT proctored; Exam is Online and is hosted by Pearson Vue
  • PMI does not share the passing score for the exam
  • Candidate need to take the DASM/DASSM exam within 30 days after DA instructor submits roster to PMI to use the free exam voucher.
  • You will receive an email from PMI with instruction on how to register for DASM exam.
  • Candidate will be able to take the exam any time of the day or night.
  • If the candidate fails the exam 3 times, they will need to re-take the training course
  • The renewal cycles for both DASM and DASSM are 1 year and the PDU requirements for both are 7 PDUs.

Course Pricing

All registration is non-refundable; however, they are fully transferable to another attendee.  If there are not enough students, Vitality Chicago reserves the right to cancel/reschedule the course.  Refunds will be issued if class is cancelled by Vitality Chicago.

Virtual Public Course

  • 3-Week Early Bird Price: $849.00
  • Regular Price: $995.00

If an individual registers for a class 3 weeks in advance, then they will be able to get Early-Bird discounted rate.

Details

Start:
January 26 @ 8:00 am
End:
January 28 @ 1:00 pm
Cost:
$995
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/131060777313/

Organizer

Instructor: Jonathan Lee

Venue

Live Online Training