Agile Business Analysis

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General Information

Length and Learning Modes: In person classes: 2 days; Virtual classes: four 3.5 hour sessions; Anytime Learning: four 3.5 hour sessions. Prices depend on the mode chosen. Discounts available for teams and for private offerings.
Overview:

This two-day workshop provides the essential information needed for those in the business analyst role to be successful on Agile projects. Participants will use Scrum processes to write and prioritize user stories and get the detail needed for the Team to plan and build user stories.

Please note: there is significant overlap between our Agile/Scrum Crash Course and this one. If you have taken the Crash course, then this course would only be appropriate as a refresher. 

 

Special Offer
We are dedicated to the skill development of our customers. To support your growth, we encourage you to retake this class as a refresher at no charge (space permitting and travel not included). You are responsible for all materials for any retakes; depending on the time elapsed between classes, it may mean purchasing new materials at a small cost. Please contact us if you would like to schedule a retake.

Pre-requisites:

While we encourage participants to take our Agile Bootcamp using Scrum course, it is not required.

Skill Level: Basic
Audience:

This workshop is intended for business analysts or those performing business analysis tasks. It is also suitable for anyone wanting to learn Agile/Scrum analysis in depth, including any stakeholder or participant in an organization planning to apply Scrum or wanting to improve their Scrum practices. Those who wish to perform a Scrum Master role should take our Agile Project Management course. Due to overlapping topics, we discourage taking both courses unless a refresher is needed.

Development Units:
PDUs: 14
CDUs: 14
SEUs: 14
CEUs: 1.4
Certificate Programs:
  • Agile Practitioners Certificate
  • Certificate in Agile Business Analysis
  • Masters Certificate in Business Analysis
Format:

To help assimilate the tools and techniques learned, there is a mixture of various kinds of exercises throughout the course. A lively role play and case study help reinforce concepts learned. Students will need to be prepared for a high level of participation. Each participant will receive a comprehensive student guide complete with examples and workshop solutions.

WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE

Both our Traditional and Virtual classes use the same materials.

  • Comprehensive study guide with PowerPoint slides and detailed notes to serve as both an in-class guide and on-the-job reference.
  • Workshops to give practice in applying agile skills and to help reinforce the concepts.
  • Class discussions and exercises to reinforce the information presented.

 

Content:

Agile and Scrum Principles

Initiating a Scrum Project

Ordering the Product Backlog

Refining the Product Backlog

Running a Sprint

Note:

Watermark Learning constantly improves its course offerings to ensure the best training possible and to keep you abreast of the latest industry trends. As a result, this outline is subject to change.

Early Bird Pricing applies to registrations that are paid for by the Early Bird Date. Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount unless Early Bird pricing results in a higher discount. In that case Early Bird pricing will override any lower discount offer.

No bulk discounts are applicable to this item.