DASM 2-Day Training (Feb 2-3)
As a team leader or team member you strive to be more agile and help your team be more productive. This skill-set is vital 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 new 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 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. All 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 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 be prepared to become DASM certified.
Course length: 14 hours
Instructors – Beth Ouellette
PDU’s 14 Technical
What You Will Learn
- To apply the DA Mindset
- To describe how to create an environment within which the flow of value can be achieved
- To determine the steps required to achieve business agility and what it takes to do it in your organization
- To choose appropriate practices and techniques given your working environment to continuously improve your WoW
- To determine and clarify team roles and responsibilities
- To describe techniques appropriate for each of the 4 phases
- To define 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.
Attendees will be registered on Disciplined Agile Consortium to receive DA communications, engage with the DA community, and track their certification progress. Includes one free attempt of the Disciplined Agile certification test when taken within 30 days of the course end date.
Total PDU’s 14 including: Technical (14)
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 - Beth Ouellette
Beth is the Founder and CEO of The Ouellette Group, LLC, and the visionary behind MAGI-DA (MAGI-DA.com) a specialized practice of The Ouellette Group solely focused on Disciplined Agile training. Beth’s global experience in helping organizations create a better way of working to achieve their strategic goals will bring to life the practices and principles of Choosing Your WoW. Beth is a Certified Disciplined Agile Instructor and Certified Disciplined Agile Coach and excited to be a part of your journey and help create your story. MAGI is an Approved Training Provider (ATP) of PMI.
Certification Test and DASM Coaching
The DASM Certification test fee is included in the registration fee. The assessment is a 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 2-Day Course is listed at USD $900
Please note: Course tuition is non-refundable, though it may be rescheduled to a future date.
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