Course Overview

Certified ScrumMaster (Scrum Master) Training gives you all the tools and information you need to effectively apply Agile Scrum Project Management principles to your project or program. Students will learn how to:

  • Maintain and use a burndown chart
  • Manage Product Backlogs
  • Plan Releases and Iterations (Sprints)
  • Conduct Sprint Planning, Daily Scrums, Sprint Reviews & Retrospective meetings
  • Track and Report progress
  • Effectively apply the principles of the Agile Manifesto
Trainer: Vibhu Srinivasan

Agile Consulting Coach, Certified Scrum Trainer, Certified Scrum Practitioner

Vibhu Srinivasan is an expert technologist with over 14 years of experience in Agile practices. As a Certified Scrum Trainer, Agile coach, and Certified Scrum Practitioner, he works with customer organizations of all sizes to enhance Agility and Scrum Project Management. An expert in team development and scaling Agile, Vibhu was the Chief Architect and Agile coach for a large scale online gaming initiative. Apart from that he has been part of many high performance teams.

He teaches and consults with customers ranging from product companies like Yahoo, Microsoft, EBay,BMC, CISCO to service companies like Cognizant, Mindtree, Syntel etc. Coming from the Indian Diaspora, he brings to his classes a practical perspective that applies to companies in the Indian Sub Continent. As a senior technologist, he has performed as a Chief Architect, Business Analyst, Technical Lead, and Developer across multiple industries. His extensive technical background covers virtualization in the cloud, Semantic web, online gaming, .NET stack, J2EE stack, Web 2.0, enterprise application integration, and various other software development methodologies. He has also dabbled in the Rails stack and loves test-driven development.

Vibhu is also a sought-after speaker at conferences globally. Recent speaking engagements include the keynote at Agile NCR; presentations at Seattle Scrum Gathering 2011, Seattle Scrum Group, the Bangalore Chapter of PMI, Agile Day events, Scrum Day India, and many internal customer conferences; and Open Space sessions at Agile Open Northwest in Portland and Seattle.

On successful course completion, participants are eligible to receive a ScrumMaster certification (CSM) through the Scrum Alliance. The course fee includes a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance, and costs associated with the newly-launched Scrum Master examination. Those that are Scrum Master certified possess all the knowledge and capabilities for applying Agile management within a Scrum project.

Certified ScrumMaster Training course is useful for both teams and managers responsible for implementing Scrum in their organization. All stakeholders benefit from Scrum Certification training: project managers, team leads, architects, development managers, product managers, developers, analysts and testers.

Participants may earn up to 14 PDU’s (Professional Development Units) through Scrum training. These credits may then be applied toward Project Management Institute (PMI) programs, or other continuing education programs.

Venue: The Mirador - Mumbai, India
Date & Time: October 10 - 11, 2012, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Early Bird Fee: INR 29,000.00 (Including Taxes) --> Register Now
Please don’t forget to ask for the discount code before registering.

Trainers expect attendees to participate for the full two days of the course, from 9 AM to 6 PM. A full plated lunch, and various snack & beverage offerings will be available, and are included in the cost of the course.