Project Management: Agile in a Day

The course is designed for business leaders, change and project managers or anyone involved in the project lifecycle who wants to learn more about project methodologies and their relevance to the workplace.

Course Dates:

29th Jan 2018 (spaces available)

Course Length: 1 day

Course Costs:

Standard Price: £495 (+VAT)

Charity: £345 (+VAT)

Public Sector: £495 (+VAT)

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Course Location

Happy, Alie Street – view map & directions

Course Requirements

The course is designed for business leaders, change and project managers or anyone involved in the project lifecycle who wants to learn more about project methodologies and their relevance to the workplace.

Timetable

Iterative Development

  • A brief history
  • Combatting project failure
  • The Agile family of methodologies

Adaptation, not Change – the Agile Approach

  • Waterfall vs Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) vs Agile. Which is which and which are we using?
  • The Agile Manifesto
  • Is Agile always right?

Scrum

  • Principles of Scrum
  • “Three Roles, Four Ceremonies, Three artefacts”
  • Scrum in the workplace

Applying Agile and Scrum in the Workplace

  • The challenges
  • Can we adapt? Should we adapt?
  • A plan to take away

SMALL PRINT

The course runs 9:30am to 5:15pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9:15am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 20 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Your Course Trainer

Mike Barron

Mike Barron

Mike has worked for 20 years in private and public sectors as a facilitator, coach and IT / soft skills trainer. He specialises in project management, Lean and MS Project training and consultancy.

One of Happy's lead trainers, he will make sure your learning experience will be challenging, engaging and transformative.