ABOUT THE COURSE
This two-day course will provide a comprehensive in-depth training in Scrum theory and practice, taught by a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer who co-leads Yahoo!'s large-scale adoption of Scrum. The course will cover a range of topics, including: onshore / offshore development using Scrum; using Scrum for contract software development and services; Scrum and CMMi; business metrics and Scrum; release planning and estimation using Scrum; and strategies for successful corporate adoption of Scrum.
ABOUT THE CERTIFICATION
All attendees who complete the course will become Certified ScrumMasters (CSMs), and will be listed on the Scrum Alliance website's CSM registry. As Certified ScrumMasters, they will also receive an individual license, Scrum training materials, and Scrum templates, and they will have access to the Scrum Alliance website's ScrumMaster restricted areas. Attendees who are Project Management Institute PMP's are eligible for 14 Professional Development Units.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Pete Deemer is Chief Product Officer of Yahoo!’s Emerging Markets group, which covers India, Southeast Asia, and Latin America. Previously, he served as Chief Product Officer of Yahoo!'s 1000-person Bangalore Research and Development facility.
Pete is an honors graduate of Harvard University, and has spent the last 16 years building software and web products at global companies. Pete spent a number of years as adjunct faculty at University of California Berkeley, most recently in the Graduate School of Business, where he received the prestigious Club 6 teaching award.
Pete is a Certified Scrum Trainer, and he co-leads Yahoo!’s large-scale corporate adoption of Scrum, which now encompasses more than 80 project teams and 800 employees in the US, India, Europe, and Asia. He is co-author of The Scrum Primer (www.scrumprimer.com).
The cost of the 2-day course and certification is US$595 (payment by credit card or wire transfer). For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. (Fee includes lunch and snacks on both days, other meals and travel / accommodations are not included.)