Introduction to Lean and Agile development methods

Learn the principles of the Lean and Agile concepts with this training. Understand the basics of these approaches and their related techniques.

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  • Duration: 1 day
  • Regular price: $550
  • Preferential price: $485

Course outline


This practical and reality based training aims to introduce the Lean and Agile approaches used during
development and maintenance in IT. This training will allow us to experience several iterations of simulated
solutions development and quickly assimilate the Agile mindset and practices. Through practice, the main
objective of this training is to dive into the Agile mindset and practices and obtain a clear understanding
on how to effectively run an Agile project. The workshop combines theory and practice, led by an experienced instructor who is actively involved in applying Agile development processes and engineering practices.
LanguagesThese scheduled public sessions are offered in English or in French (FR)

Audience

This course is ideal for individuals who want to be initiated to the Agile values, principles and practices

Objectives

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
  • Understand the value of applying sound Lean and Agile practices in your projects
  • Play an active role in Agile teams
  • Actively participate in Agile meetings
  • Apply the proper Agile mindset in accordance to the maturity level of of the team
  • Actively collaborate
  • Estimate efforts

Contents

  • The foundations of Lean
  • The foundations of agility
  • The Agile Manifesto, its values and principles
  • The impacts of Agile on your organization
  • How Scrum works
  • Roles in an Agile team
  • The progression towards self-organized teams
  • The product backlog
  • The Definition of DONE and READY
  • Information radiators and team task boards
  • Working solutions to demonstrate progress during the project and iterations
  • Handling the analysis , development and testing cycle in Agile teams
  • Agile estimations

Surround yourself with the best

Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Trainer and Desktop Application Consultant
Renowned as an educational expert in the IT and office technology field who has accumulated more than 25 years of experience, Pierre-Édouard is first and foremost passionate about human capital.
Marc Maisonneuve
Marc Maisonneuve
Trainer and Professional Efficiency Consultant
Frédéric Paradis
Frédéric Paradis
Certified Trainer and Cloud Architect
As a certified Microsoft trainer, Frédéric describes himself as a Cloud magician who easily navigates the mythical space between technology and reality.
Luc Labelle
Certified Trainer and IT Consultant
Recognized by his peers as an inspiring coach, trainer, and consultant, Luc is able to transfer his knowledge to benefit his teams.
Be aware of trends, innovations and best practices, every month.
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Training center accredited by Emploi-Québec, Accreditation : 0051460
GST : 141582528 – QST : 1019557738
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