DASM 2-Day Training (Aug 16-17, 9am-5pm GMT+1) English
This DASM course is a strong, agnostic foundation for agile including: Kanban, SAFe®, Scrum, and Lean along with the Disciplined Agile practice. Reimagining your future with approaches to agile, and the “freedom to choose". with Dirk Doppelfeld in English
Aug 16, 2021, 9:00 AM GMT+2 – Aug 17, 2021, 5:00 PM GMT+2
Being more agile and being more productive are vital skill sets in today’s world. To succeed, you need an agile mindset, combined with leadership and team management skills, within the context of your organization and its culture. The Disciplined Agile Scrum Master (DASM) training and certification provides tools and strategies to help you lead an agile team, influence stakeholders, and manage risks. Using real-world agile strategies, you will learn how to tailor your team’s Way of Working (WoW) to optimize productivity while continuously improving.
This 2-day, 14 hour, DASM training course is designed to set a strong yet agnostic foundation for agile including: Kanban, SAFe®, Scrum, and Lean, all rounded off with the Disciplined Agile practice. Join MAGI to reiMAGIning your future, while learning multiple approaches to agile, as you apply the “freedom to choose” with Disciplined Agile’s Way of Working. Content is based on the Choose your WoW: Disciplined Agile Delivery Handbook for Optimizing Ways of Working, and it provides guided continuous improvement for teams looking to become effective at software delivery using Agile techniques.
The nine lessons in this course covers all aspects of Disciplined Agile, from conceptual level, content organization, roles and team structures, as well as concepts like eliminating waste, cost of delay, quality, rapid feedback and response, and the role of management. It is important to note that Choosing Your “Way of Working” has been vetted by Scott Ambler and Mark Lines through their years of research and implementation of Disciplined Agile. Upon completion of this workshop, you will know what you need to do to finalize your preparations to become DASM certified.
Course length: 14 hours Instructor – Dirk Doppelfeld PDU’s 14: Technical-7, Leadership-7
What You Will Learn
- To apply foundational agile and lean practices
- To describe and apply the DA Mindset
- To describe and apply the DA principles, promises, and guidelines
- To understand and clarify team roles and responsibilities
- To understand and select which life cycle is most appropriate for your team
- To describe techniques appropriate for each of the 4 phases
- To describe how to create the environment within which flow of value can be achieved
- To determine the steps required to achieve business agility and what it takes within an organization
- To apply the 5-Steps to Choose Your WoW.
- To choose the appropriate practices and techniques given your working environment to continuously improve your WoW
- To define and understand the principles of Lean
- To understand the importance of resilience as a DASM
DASM Course Audience
Candidates are from all levels of the organizations and all perspectives of agile knowledge and understanding. For example, executives who wish to use Disciplined Agile as a business transformation vehicle will gain insights and ideas. Functional managers, mid-level managers, Portfolio and Program managers of teams who wish to create more effective agile applications within and across their teams will find value. Team leads, project managers, SCRUM Masters, and team members seeking to improve their application of agile on a day-to-day basis will have new tools and techniques they can immediately apply.
Also those who are looking to see if DA is the right approach to bring into your organization join us for these days and use the course progression to plan your internal agile strategy. Whether you have lots, some, or no agile knowledge and experience you will gain insights and new approaches to agile ways of working.
Strong knowledge of how to apply DA on your teams and programs. Becoming part of a connected community for Guided Continuous Improvement.
Personalized coaching from your instructor and post-class meet-ups facilitated at the class member’s request.
Plus, exclusive access to MAGI's Assets for DASM Exam prep.
Total PDU’s 14
All levels welcome. No prior certifications or experience is required.
For use during the course, students must already own (or purchase) a copy of the book Choose Your WoW!: A Disciplined Agile Delivery Handbook for Optimizing Your Way of Working (WoW) by Scott Ambler & Mark Lines. This book is a PMI member benefit and is downloadable by all Current PMI members for no additional charge.
Instructor -Dirk Doppelfeld
Dirk is an international consultant, trainer, and coach. He was born in Germany and lived for the past 30 years in France. His multi-language skill is an asset to any portfolio. For over 20 years Dirk has lived his passion for project management, first as a project manager in a global printing solution company and for the last 10 years as the founder and owner of Project & Service Solutions, a company helping PMs and their companies to enhance their project management practices. Convinced and delighted by the Disciplined Agile approach, he achieved the DASSM certification. He is delighted to join the MAGI Dream Team of instructors, where he will continue to elaborate the instructor-student collaboration that is known when one attends a course with MAGI. Dirk holds the PMP, Princ2, PSM, PSPO, and DASSM certification designations.
Certification Exam and DASM Coaching
The DASM Certification test fee is included in the registration fee. The assessment is a non-proctored, online test.
As a value add we include an optional coaching opportunity for each participant to help map your strategy in preparation for the exam. This is an opportunity to work with the Instructor to ensure you are prepared for the exam.
About Disciplined Agile (DA)
Disciplined Agile (DA) is a process-decision tool kit that provides straightforward guidance to help people, teams, and organizations to streamline their processes in a context-sensitive manner.
DA provides a solid foundation for business agility by showing how the various activities such as Solution Delivery (software development), IT Operations, Enterprise Architecture, Portfolio Management, Security, Finance, Vendor Management, and many others work together. DA also describes what these activities should address, provides a range of options for doing so, and describes the trade-offs associated with each option.
DASM 4-Day Course is listed at USD $900
Please note: Course tuition is non-refundable, though it is transferrable to a future date.
Disclaimer: This course is licensed by PMI to MAGI, and all updates, changes, corrections will be solely owned by PMI. As such, the materials, information, and exam parameters are subject to change at the sole discretion of PMI.
DASM 2-Day Course
This 2-day DASM training course is designed to set a strong yet agnostic foundation for agile including: Kanban, SAFe®, Scrum, and Lean, all rounded off with the Disciplined Agile practice. Reimagining your future, while learning multiple approaches to agile, as you apply the “freedom to choose” with Disciplined Agile’s Way of Working. Includes course content, all fees, including exam fee (valid for 30 days after training).