The Agile way of thinking is best known in the field of software development but the principles are increasingly being applied in other types of projects. Scrum is the most used Agile methodology and the module is suitable for all professionals looking to keep their knowledge up to date with the latest developments in the fields of IT and Project Management, particularly those leading or participating in projects. In particular, the certification is suitable for professionals working in the areas of: Project Management; Software development; IT Service Management; and Business Management.
Applying the agile way of thinking means accepting change. Even to expect it. Because of the flexible way of working, the sprints, the daily meetings and continuous testing there is constantly room to adjust the product, or to change course half way a project. In the end the project will result in a high-quality product that is according to the clients’ wishes. Agile Scrum is also a different way of working: there are no long or endless meetings, no irrelevant documentation and less paper artifacts.
Agile teams organize themselves in such a way that information is communicated in a timely manner to all stakeholders.
This unique certification program validates a professional’s blended knowledge in agile methodologies and scrum practices. It focusses on the basic principles and concepts of both Agile and Scrum with an emphasis on several Scrum components like the sprint, the daily 15-minute meetings, the roles and ceremonies.
The Agile Scrum Foundation Exam is part of the EXIN qualification program and has been developed in cooperation with international experts in the field.
Agile Scrum Foundation Exam content:
Candidates are being tested in this Agile Scrum Foundation Exam on the following subjects:
1. Introduction to Agile and Scrum.
2. Scrum practices.
3. Scrum planning.
4. Monitoring Scrum projects.
5. Advanced Scrum concepts.
Agile Scrum Foundation Exam Details:
|Number of questions:||40|
|Pass mark:||65% (26 of 40)|
|Electronic equipment permitted:||no|