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Scrum

Course type:
E-learning
Duration:

5 hours

Delivery:
Online
Optional add-ons:
Agile and Scrum Foundation exam (EXIN)
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Agile and Scrum Foundation E-learning

There is a growing demand for new approaches to project management and development activities in today's fast-paced business climate. This introductory course explains agile and scrum methodologies at the foundation level, focusing on the basic concepts and principles of agile methodologies and scrum practices.

 

Course overview

About the course

The EXIN accredited training course is designed as an introduction to the core topics that are associated with agile and scrum, including the "agile thinking" (how to encourage value, speed and flexibility within a project). Scrum, a widely used agile methodology in software development, is a framework for developing complex projects and delivering them at the highest possible value.

The Agile and Scrum Foundation course is offered by Simplilearn, a partner of ILX Group.

What's covered?

This course contains the following lessons:

  • Agile scrum concepts 
  • Roles and rituals 
  • Scrum practices 
  • Scrum planning 
  • Scrum estimations 
  • Scrum monitoring 
  • Advanced scrum concepts 
  • Scrum overview

Each lesson is followed by a quiz. 

Duration

5 hours 

Target audience

The course is suitable for:

  • Developers, testers and architects who work on scrum projects
  • Project managers and scrum masters
  • Product owners, business analysts and customers of scrum projects
  • Senior managers, process coaches or SEPG/QMG/PMO members governing scrum projects
  • IT professionals already proficient in any software development methodology

Pre-requisites

Before taking this course, familiarity with IT and IT service management is recommended. It is also useful to have a basic understanding of project management.

Learning objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe agile methodologies
  • Explain what makes up scrum
  • Plan, execute, monitor and track scrum projects
  • Understand advanced scrum topics
  • Effectively apply scrum in your organisation

What's included?

  • 12 months online access to accredited e-learning
  • Courseware approved by EXIN Agile Scrum  
  • 8 chapter-end quizzes 
  • 2 agile and scrum interactive scenarios 

Exam information

Exam format

After completing the e-learning, you will be ready to sit the Agile Scrum Foundation certificate from EXIN, the accrediting body for the qualification.

The format of the exam is as follows:

  • 60-minute exam duration
  • 40 questions
  • Multiple choice
  • 65% pass mark

The exam is taken online via a remote proctor.