Certified LeSS (Large Scale Scrum) Basics

What is this course?

Live Online Training
The delivery of this course has been adapted into a live online training format with added focus on how to work using agile with remote team members.

Utilising live video, alongside online collaboration tools, we’re able to replicate the interactive nature of our face-to-face training within a virtual environment. As such, individuals can undertake this training from their home, or any other remote location.

 

Course Content
The Certified LeSS Basics course is a thorough yet brief introduction to the LeSS & LeSS Huge, that is delivered over 2 x 4-hour modules. It provides simple structural rules and guidelines for adopting Scrum in large product development.

By the end of the course, attendees will not only have significantly increased their understanding of LeSS and their skills at being able to compare it to other approaches – but will also have access to all of the training materials and your trainer from the course. So if you want to know how LeSS builds on top of the Scrum principles such as empiricism and cross-functional self-managing teams to make organisations into lean, happy value-creating machines at scale, then this course is a brilliant first step on your journey!

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Live Online (2pm - 6pm) 13 Feb - 2 days £400Ben Maynard
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Certified LeSS (Large Scale Scrum) Basics

What will you learn?

Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS) is a scaling/descaling framework for scaling agile development to multiple teams. LeSS builds on top of the Scrum principles such as empiricism, cross-functional self-managing teams and provides a framework for applying that at scale. It provides simple structural rules and guidelines on how to adopt Scrum in large product development.

The Certified LeSS Basics course provides a brief introduction to, and an overview of, the framework and some of the essential concepts that it uses. It will help to determine whether LeSS is for you and/or your organisation or not.

 

What topics will be covered?

You can expect the following topics to be covered during the Certified LeSS Basics course:

  • Articulate why LeSS
  • Explain how LeSS is a Scrum-based approach scaling
  • Summarize what impact this has on the organisational design (structures, policies, etc.)
  • Explain the dynamics of component teams vs. feature teams
  • Explain all LeSS roles and their purposes
  • Explain why there is one and only real PO and not so-called team POs
  • Explain the LeSS Complete diagram, organising LeSS information in terms of the principles, rules, guides, and experiments
  • Explain how LeSS scales over 8 teams
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