Summit Scrum – a Live Online Scrum Business Game

Discover Scrum by doing it. Drawing inspiration from our other business games, Summit Scrum takes this immersive learning style into the digital space.
Overview

Adventure tourism is a tough market to break into. Can you and your Scrum team build the collateral necessary to attract customers before the booking window for the season closes? How will you respond to competitor activity and market opportunities? You’ll need to leverage your agility to the maximum to finally Summit Scrum.

Course Code
SUMSCR1SIM
Duration
1 Day
Delivery Style
Simulation
Course Type
Private Only
Max Delegates
12
Available as Nutshell
No

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Purpose of this course

Summit Scrum Business Game places delegates in the role of a start-up company trying to break into the extreme adventure tourism market. Throughout the day the team will get first-hand experience of Scrum ceremonies and artefacts and, most importantly, implement a series of three Sprints. Critically, all these activities will be carried out under the supervision of one of our skilled and Scrum trained facilitators.

Who is this course for

This business game is ideal for teams who are about to implement Scrum or have already and would like to get more familiar with the finer points. No development knowledge is necessary and for maximum effect a good mix of developers, potential Product Owners & budding ScrumMasters should attend.

You will learn how to

Write effective User Stories

Estimate features using Planning Poker® 

Build & groom Product Backlogs

Plan Sprints using Sprint Backlogs

Hold Daily Scrums

Execute Sprints

Work as part of a Scrum team and as a team-of-teams

Benefits for your organisation

Teams returning from the simulation will be able to dive into Scrum at the deep-end having practised their skills in a controlled environment. They will understand what value means to the business, and particularly how rapidly releasing features to customers ensures that this is maximised. Vitally, being a business game, Summit Scrum will help to bridge the gap between knowing Scrum and living Scrum.

Benefits for you as an individual

Individuals will learn the importance of Scrum roles, ceremonies and artefacts in an engaging, hands-on way. By the end of the simulation individuals should feel confident in their ability to run projects in a Scrum-aligned manner.

Prerequisites

None.

About the Lead Trainer

Our Agile ‘evangelist’ and Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), it’s safe to say that Howie lives and breathes an Agile life. Never to be seen without a pack of post it notes and a sharpie pen in his back pocket, Howie coaches and trains our customers by sharing his passion for more efficient ways of working.