This course provides Agile teams with the fundamentals of Agile methods such as Scrum and Kanban. The goal is to teach participants effective collaboration, adaptability to change, improved communication, continuous improvement of project progress using agile metrics, and an agile mindset.

Team leadership, project management, performance review

Course structure:  

1. Project management and agility  

  • Basic understanding and origin of agility   
  • Meaningful use of agile methods  
  • Dimensions of an agile organization  

 2. Success factors in agile project management  

  • Agile teams   
  • Visualization in agile work   
  • Using feedback and communication  

 3. The most important agile methods and frameworks  

  • Design Thinking  
  • Kanban (incl. application in the Office 365 Planner)   
  • Scrum (incl. application in the Office 365 Planner)  

 4. Agile project management in practice   

  • Opportunities of agile project management methods   
  • Myths of agility   
  • Adaptive planning   
  • Agile meeting forms   
  • Agile project management   
  • Effort estimation in the agile project   
  • Agile project reporting   
  • Agile project closure   
  • Backlog prioritization   
  • Hybrid approaches  

Course format:
The course management and the associated self-learning phases are carried out via the DIGIMENTUM platform.

The course is conducted interactively via SWARPLY - Next Level Collaboration (can also be offered on separate server instance of the training partner)