Agile Project Management - Software Cornwall

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Course dates, price and availability will be determined based on volume of interest.

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Course Content

Agile project management has grown in popularity, endorsed by businesses as an approach that enables teams to develop high performing and sustainable business models and operations.

Agile Project management methods are proven to help business to identify and overcome barriers to growth. At its core, agile is a methodology that has developed to deliver positive results in environments of extreme change and uncertainty.

This course provides an introduction to Agile Project Management for you and your team.  Delegates will gain a clear understanding of agile methods and practically apply them to current projects and workload.  At the end of the workshop individuals will have the practical experience, materials and skills to take away and immediately implement.

  • Agile Thinking – understand and develop an agile mind set
  • Agile Method – adopt agile principles and practices
  • Agile Approach – implement practical tools and techniques
  • Agile Culture – create an environment that enables agility

Attendees will gain a clear understanding of the principles and theory behind agile working, as well as practically apply agile principles and practices within their own working environment.

  • Understand key agile concepts, terms, and practices
  • Understand benefits of agile approaches and key techniques
  • Practice key agile activities and methods
  • Prepare to participate in an upcoming agile project

Who is this course Suitable for?

This course is an ideal introduction to Agile Project Management helping teams to understand where and how agile can be of value.

Why should you book this course?

Agile project management has grown in popularity, endorsed by businesses as an approach that enables teams to develop high performing and sustainable business models and operations.

Agile Project management methods are proven to help businesses to identify and overcome barriers to growth. At its core, agile is a methodology that has developed to deliver positive results in environments of extreme change and uncertainty.

Trainer Bio

Belinda Waldock is an experienced agile guide and trainer. She is a qualified business coach, mentor and facilitator, and author of “Being Agile in Business” (http://amzn.to/1Jfv8AK) a popular introduction to agile principles, practices, teams and culture. Belinda runs ‘being agile’, providing custom agile coaching, mentoring and training to high growth teams and organisations.   www.beingagile.co.uk

Get her book and read her blog at www.beingagile.co.uk

Since 2000 Belinda has worked with an array of sectors and disciplines to support growth, improvement and innovation.  She believes agile ways of working along with a coaching led approach is valuable to all varieties of teams and organisations for improving, and sustaining growth, productivity and well-being.  

Belinda has worked for over 10 years with technical and non-technical teams validating the high value of adopting agile and coaching led approaches in a variety of sectors and disciplines, including, technology, creative, arts & heritage, education, manufacturing, design, finance, HR, marketing, and leadership.   

An advocate in the community for being agile, Belinda is a regular speaker at conferences sharing her experiences of adapting agile for its wider application in business and in life, as well as in the tech community.  Her ‘Retrospective Sailing’ game is a popular method combining agile, coaching and facilitation skills to aid reflection and encourage open communication and continuous improvement in teams. She is also well known in the agile community for her role in the growth of the globally recognised Agile on the Beach conference.  

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Course dates, price and availability will be determined based on volume of interest.

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European Social Fund

The European Social Fund is partially funding Software Cornwall to run this training project to provide development training for employees within the software industry. As a Software Cornwall member you will be receiving a discount to this course by email. This course is only available to those from the UK or EU. To participate in the training certain personal information will be required from attendants as proof of employment and eligibility to attend. This information is for the purposes of ensuring that the training will go to the correct participants. You will also be required to complete an evaluation form after the training as part of the attendance.

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