Business Analysis in an Agile Environment

Focus on Training
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2 days
995 GBP excl. VAT
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Course description

Business Analysis in an Agile Environment

Through this course from Focus on Training, participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge in business analysis in an Agile Environment. The course will explore all aspects of Scrum and offer participants the opportunity to discuss issues with experienced tutors and other participants.

By the end of the course, participants will walk away with an understanding of the following:

  • Contribute to the overall Scrum environment using BA skills
  • Create the Product Backlog from a business scenario
  • Contribute to Product Backlog prioritisation
  • Contribute to Product Backlog estimation
  • Help plan a sprint
  • Take part in / facilitate the Daily Scrum meeting
  • Control and monitor the burn-down charts
  • Take part in / facilitate the Scrum Review meeting
  • Take part in / facilitate the Scrum Retrospective meeting

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is aimed at business analysts wanting to familiarise themselves more with an Agile, Scrum environment.

To attend this course, it is ideal for participants to have some experience with Business Analysis.

Training Course Content

The following modules will be covered in this course:

  • Traditional vs Agile Development
    • Project Frameworks
    • Waterfall Lifecycle
    • The Unified Process
    • Agile
  • Overview of Scrum
    • Scrum from 10,000 feet
    • Scrum Roles
    • Scrum Work Products
    • Scrum Activities
    • Summary of Roles, Activities and Work Products
    • The Artefacts
    • The roles a Business Analyst can perform in Scrum
  • Creating the Product Backlog
    • The Product Backlog
    • User Stories
    • Use Cases and User Stories
    • User Story Environments
    • Trawling for User Stories
    • Business Analysis and Product Backlog creation
  • Estimating and Prioritising The Product Backlog
    • Determining the Sprint Length
    • Preparing the Stories for Estimation
    • Estimating Stories
    • Story Points
    • Task Hours
    • Delphi Workshops
    • Prioritising User Stories
    • Business Analysis in Prioritisation and Estimation
  • Sprint Planning, Execution and Review
    • Sprint Planning
    • Sprint Execution and the Daily Scrum
    • Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives
    • Business Analysis in Sprint Execution and Review
  • Review of the Business Analysis Contribution to Sprint
    • A Dramatic Change of Environment
    • The BA Contribution

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