Course

Running Scrum with Jira and Confluence

Support your Agile software initiatives

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2 full day

We found that many teams get stuck on the Agile tools they use. While some teams prefer physical boards, there are also a number of powerful Agile project management tools available.

We have created a set of Jira specific training modules to empower and support your Agile journey, so you can get back to focusing on individuals and interactions!

Course objectives

  • Use Jira and Confluence to support and enable effective Scrum events
  • Apply best practice from the industry in combining physical and digital boards
  • Generate insights into your process using Jira reports and dashboards
  • Improve your information flow using Jira
  • Know the difference between stories, epics, tasks and sub-tasks

Topics

  • Understand the basics of Scrum and Kanban boards
  • Create an Agile Scrum board
  • Perform basic configuration of Scrum board
  • Understand Jira Workflow and how it applies to Scrum board
  • Refine the Product Backlog and Plan a Sprint using Jira
  • Describe the difference between Jira Issue Types
  • Work effectively with Versions, Components and Epics
  • Estimate work items and create Sprint Backlog
  • Identify and use built-in tools to track Sprint progress
  • Use Reports to effectively communicate progress in Sprint Review
  • Use Reports to identify possible improvements in the retrospective
  • Create Reports and Dashboards to answer business questions
  • Understand Basic JQL queries to create custom filters
  • Use filters as input to Dashboard widgets and Reports
  • Apply best practice in combining physical and digital boards

Dates, Venue and Price

3-4
October 2019

Price per delegate

R10,400

* includes VAT

Johannesburg

Focus Rooms The Core, 1st Floor South Cnr Kikuyu and Leeuwkop Streets Sunninghill Sandton

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F.A.Q.

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How long is the course?

The course is two full day. We start at 8:30 a.m. and finish 4:30 p.m.

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How big is a class?

he maximum number of delegates is 25. It allows for focused learning and in-depth discussions.

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Does price include VAT?

Yes. The price includes Value Added Tax. The price you see on the website is the price you will pay.

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How can I pay?

You can pay with EFT. After you click “BOOK” button and make your reservation, you will receive a quote/invoice.

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Can my company pay for my training?

Absolutely. Connect us with your HR or Learning and Development department (info@thinkagile.co.za). If you see your company name in our “clients” section, it is great news – Think Agile is on your approved vendor list.

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Can I cancel my booking?

You can cancel or rescheduled for free up to 10 days before the course. After that, an additional R1500 fee is applicable. The reason is simple – we have already paid for venue and catering for you.

Our select clients

Allan Gray
ABSA
BCG
SARB
FNB
accenture
Bain
bytes
nedbank
dun bradstreet
EOH
Uber
MMI
old mutual
travelstart
bidvest bank
woolworths
vodacom
transunion
barclays

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