Agile Fundamentals

Lean New Product Development and Agile Software Development: essential best practices in fast evolving world.

In the two day Agile Fundamentals course, participants will get acquainted with the principles and the essential best practices from Lean New Product Development and Agile Software Development.

This course should be considered “agnostic” Lean and Agile, but draws on the principles and practices from Lean New Product Development, Scrum and Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). These theoretical frameworks are enriched with the more than 40 years of combined experience of the two Threon trainers.

€ 1195

€ 1095

Early bird price

Early bird pricing applies when registering at least 2 months before the training start date.


Duration: 2 days

Schedule

  • 09:00 - 17:00 | Day 1
  • 09:00 - 17:00 | Day 2

Course Fee includes:

  • 2 days classroom training
  • Training material
  • Exercises/ Case studies
  • Lunch, drinks & snacks
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Learning goals

  • Understand the principles of Lean New Product Development and Agile Software Development and how this links to achieving high customer satisfaction, high speed (short time-to-market), high quality, high productivity and strong employee engagement;
  • Understand the essential nature of Lean/Agile development: turning uncertainty into knowledge;
  • Understand Scrum vs Kanban software development;
  • Understand the processes of Hybrid Project Management including the roles and responsibilities of a Scrum Master, Product Owner and the various forms of project teams;
  • Get an initial idea about scaling, continuous deployment and release-on-demand challenges;

Your benefits

In 2 days you understand the essence of:

  • Lean New Product Development
  • Lean Start-Up
  • Agile Software Development
  • Hybrid Project Management

On completion, participants will have a good understanding of Agile in general. They will have a complete understanding of all Scrum concepts, have basic knowledge of the other Agile frameworks, the scaling frameworks and Hybrid solutions.

As this course is light on theory and heavy on practical real life examples, you will also get tips and tricks on getting started in using these new insights.

This training is an introductory course. It does not bring you to an expert level, but just gets you started on your Lean/Agile journey.

The Scrum framework is covered in more depth, as it is the most widely used Agile framework and comprises many of the Agile good practices. However, this is not a Scrum certification course.

Why should you take this course? What will you learn?

Are you leading product development or software development efforts and looking for ways to increase customer satisfaction, speed, quality, productivity and employee engagement?

You have heard about Lean & Agile or maybe you have some basic experience (eg Scrum teams)?

You want to move beyond talking about the hype and start putting things in practice?

Then this course is ideal for you.

It covers the following topics:

  • Lean New Product Development: from concept to cash
  • Lean Start-Up
  • Agile principles
  • Scrum
  • Scrum vs Kanban software development
  • Challenges for scaling, continuous deployment and release-on-demand challenges
  • Hybrid approaches with Scrum teams
Date Language Location
04.11.2019  - 05.11.2019 check English Brussels, Belgium Register
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