Allan Kelly

Awareness in Agile

Curriculum

Three-hour online awareness course to the business benefits and core elements of agile software development. Agile software development is a key building block of the modern digital enterprise. Agile promises to deliver software faster than before, reduce risk and increase return on investment.

In this short awareness workshop, author and recognized Agile authority Allan Kelly outlines the key elements of the iterative agile approach plus the common language and terms used by agile teams.

This initial awareness workshop has wide applicability. Managers, Project Managers, Business Analysis, Programmers, Testers and other technology professionals who are ready to start their agile learning journey will learn how iterative agile works and how it benefits customers.

Audience

This initial primer workshop has wide applicability. Managers, Project Managers, Business Analysis, Programmers, Testers and other technology professionals who are ready to start their agile learning journey will learn how iterative agile works and how it benefits customers.

Learning objectives

Upon completing this workshop attendees will:

  • Recognise how iterative agile works and the benefits iterative working brings.
  • Recount how agile approaches to requirements, design and testing differ from traditional approaches.
  • Name most common agile terms and vocabulary, e.g. sprint, iteration, backlog, scrum master, etc.
  • Identify the most popular agile methods and how they relate to one another.
  • Report how to best continue their learning journey into agile.

 

Workshop designer and facilitator

This workshop is created and facilitated by Allan Kelly BSc, MBA. He is the author of seven books on software development and agile. These include "Little Book of Requirements and User Stories", "Continuous Digital", "Business Patterns for Software Developers” and most recently "The Art of Agile Product Ownership." Allan has over 20 years of experience working with Agile approaches and has spent the last 10 years helping individuals, teams and enterprises enhance their agility. Past clients include Virgin Atlantic, the Bank of England, the SWIFT payments system and many small innovative companies.

Dates

Available every Thursday in English from the 25th September 2020.

Price

We offer several pricing options. Pay up front, pay monthly plan, or join our Agile community and get access to all content. Max 16-20 per session. Discounts available for multiple attendees.

 

Details

  • 3.0 hours
  • Online Workshop
  • Autumn 2020
  • English