Acquiring SEUs for CSP – and Agile Workshop Facilitation
13 Apr 2017
Many of our past students express an interest in the Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) qualification, and so recently we sent an email to them all providing further information about requirements – some useful reference information in order to help them acquire those illusive 70 Scrum Education Units (SEUs) and support their CSP application. A copy of the email is shared below. We will follow up this first email, in a series, with supplementary emails with additional advice so do get in touch if you would like to be added to the mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org). We would also like to recommend one of our upcoming courses which is eligible for Category B SEUs. Our Agile Workshop Facilitation course, taking place on 25-26 April, is one of two Scrum Alliance-approved Advanced Agile courses (the other being the Agile Analysis and Story Writing course) and, our April course coming up will be the last taught by our wonderfully experienced Agile trainer, coach and facilitator, Julia Godwin. We’ve worked with Julia for over 20 years now and she is a passionate Agilist with a wealth of experience. She will be retiring this year and so her course later this month will be her last […]
With over 25 years experience of working in IT, Tom prides himself on being a “passionate, self-driven, energetic Agile Coach, Trainer and Change Agent.” Tom has a proven track record delivering scalable enterprise software to major blue chip clients, as well as a proven ability to guide teams and organisations to help them to adapt to life in an agile environment.
Tom’s career has covered roles including development, analysis, testing and project management, on systems as diverse as order processing, stock control, warehouse management and retail point of sale.
During the past 7 years Tom has focused entirely on Agile ways of working and on the mindset change that is required to become truly agile; with this in mind Tom formed his own business ‘The Agile Mindset’ and has worked across Europe with teams and organisations providing a mix of training, coaching and mentoring to help them in their Agile adoption.
During his career Tom has worked within the financial services industry, with leading software houses and with several popular high street retailers, including:
- The Arcadia Group
- Grand Vision
- Clas Ohlson
Tom is also a qualified trainer and able to teach in colleges of further education. He holds the following Agile certifications:
- Certified Kanban Trainer
- Certified SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) Program Consultant
- Certified Scrum Master and Professional