Applying Professional Scrum for Software Development

The Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development training is a 3-day course for those looking to learn Agile engineering practices and supportive ALM tools to improve a Scrum team's quality and agility. Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development training is ideal for anyone working with Scrum that has some technical knowledge. By working in a series of Sprints in the class, students can collaborate to apply Agile engineering practices, and students use the Scrum framework to effectively build, enhance, and support a software application.

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Schedule a Class

We offer Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development training to organizations who have one or more teams that will attend training. Private training allows us to cater to the needs of your organization and can be held at your location or at an offsite facility.

Who Should Attend Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development Training?

The Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development course is for all members of a Scrum Development Team that is delivering a software product. This includes programmers, quality assurance, analysts, architects, and database developers.

Why Attend Agile Training with Responsive Advisors?

Our instructors have broad backgrounds in technology and deep experience with applying Agile practices and Scrum as developers, Scrum Masters, and Agile consultants. They draw on that experience in the classroom to ensure students not only understand Agile principles and Scrum but also how to pragmatically apply them.

We teach Professional Scrum

We teach Scrum with a focus on how to apply it effectively in your context to get the best results. We don't want students to just pass an exam - we want to equip them to practice Professional Scrum.

Get certified

We help you become certified as a Scrum Professional by providing a free attempt at an industry-recognized certification from Scrum.org, the home of Scrum. Plus if you take the certification assessment within 14 days of attending one of our courses and do not pass, you will get a free second attempt.

We explore the whys

Attendees frequently tell us Scrum "makes sense now" after they have been in one of our courses. We explain the whys behind Scrum so you'll be better equipped to practice it.

Course Objectives

  • Understand how modern Agile engineering practices and supportive ALM tools improve a team's capability to deliver working software
  • Learn the different aspects of a Scrum Team and what it means to be a team member
  • Gain knowledge on how to leverage .NET, Java and other tools as they are leveraged in the Scrum Team

Course Topics

  • Using Scrum
  • Working within a Scrum Team
  • Definition of Done
  • Development Practices
  • Test Driven Development
  • Pair Programming
  • Code Review
  • Using ALM tools with Scrum

Professional Scrum Certification

Every attendee of our Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development course receives a free attempt at the Applying Professional Scrum™ for Software Development assessment from Scrum.org. With a passing score of 85% or above, attendees will become Scrum.org APSI certified.

Certification Retake Policy

Attendees that take the APS for Software Development certification exam within two weeks of attending training and do not pass will receive one free additional attempt at passing the APS for Software Development certification exam. Learn more about the exam retake policy.

Project Management Institute (PMI) PDU Credit

Attendees of our Professional Scrum Foundations class are able to claim 21 PDUs with the Project Management Institute (PMI). These credits are earned from attending the course and not for passing the APS for Software Development certification exam.

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Our trainers are Scrum.org Professional Scrum Trainers, ensuring you'll receive the most up-to-date and accurate picture of what Scrum is and how it can be applied to enable business agility.

Scrum.org Professional Training Network Member

Responsive Advisors is a proud member of Scrum.org's Professional Training Network (PTN).