CSD Intro Course

CSD Intro Course Course Description

Duration: 1.00 days (8 hours)

This course fulfills the Introductory Scrum requirement on the Certified Scrum Developer track. In today's fast-paced, fiercely competitive world of new product development, speed and flexibility are essential for Agile business analysis. Companies are increasingly realizing that the old sequential approach to developing new products simply won't get the job done. This Agile business analyst training provides the skills to drive product development with more productive and advanced Agile methodologies.

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Intended Audience for this CSD Intro Course Course

  • » Product Owners
  • » Scrum Masters
  • » Business Analysts
  • » System Analysts
  • » Program Managers
  • » Project Managers and anyone interested in Agile business analysis.

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CSD Intro Course Course Objectives

  • » Establish the Product Owner role in Scrum teams by harnessing the experience of senior personnel to become a better Agile business analyst
  • » Create a Business Value Model to better understand requirements
  • » Quantify cost/benefit analysis to create a rational build order
  • » Create a Release Train using Minimal Marketable Features (MMFs)
  • » Measure and report project progress to various stakeholders

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CSD Intro Course Course Outline

      1. Agile and Scrum for the Business Analyst: Overview
        1. Analyzing Agile values and principles
        2. Identifying Scrum roles
        3. Determining Scrum ceremonies
        4. Assessing Scrum artifacts
      2. Introducing the Role of the Product Owner in Scrum
        1. Dissecting the responsibilities of the Product Owner
        2. Establishing Sprint focus
      3. Shaping the View of the Product Owner for a Specific Effort
        1. Developing teams
        2. Identifying stakeholders
      4. Analyzing the Business Value Model
        1. Comparing stakeholders
        2. Adhering to the Agile Process
      5. Determining the Build Order
        1. Increasing value with new techniques
        2. Synthesizing the PBI hierarchy
      6. Building the Release Train
        1. Analyzing cost
        2. Managing expectations with Minimal Market Features
      7. Reporting Project Status
        1. Communicating with stakeholders
        2. Facilitating ceremonies
      8. Driving Organizational Change with Agile Business Analysis Methodologies
        1. Applying continuous improvement
        2. Involving external resources

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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