Overview

To deliver better services and become more resilient, public sector organisations are reshaping their priorities by developing more agile teams.

Through interactive workshops, this course gives you a deeper understanding of different agile systems and helps build resilience against unforeseen occurrences throughout your organisation.

Our Developing Agile Teams course allows your organisation to assess your structures and create simple, results-focused procedures that are based on clear business intelligence.

Attend our highly interactive course to understand different agile systems and develop a nimbler culture throughout your organisation. Leave the day knowing how to target core users and implement the most effective agile tools to continuously improve your team.

Unlocking the Power of Virtual

Our virtual courses have been designed with you in mind. From group exercises in breakout rooms to live chat, whiteboards and interactive polls, we use a range of tools and techniques to ensure that you can connect with your trainer; network and share best practices with your peers and leave the day with the skills you need.

Our courses provide you with an interactive and engaging learning environment that can be accessed from any location, helping you to continue to connect, learn and grow.

Please note we will be using Zoom to virtually deliver this course.

 

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Steve Browne
Project Management Consultant, AgilePM Accredited Trainer

Steve started as a computer programmer, working for a subsidiary of Nat West bank, before taking on a role in pre-sales consultancy and client training both in the UK and internationally.

He became involved in Project Management in the 1980’s while working for a services company. Two spells as a company director saw Steve develop a strong interest in formal methods. A return to full time project management included a series of increasingly complex projects and led to programme and portfolio management roles. He has worked with both on-shore and off-shore teams to deliver change ...

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Learning Outcomes

  • Ascertain how agile processes work in practice
  • Create the organisational culture needed to successfully create agile teams
  • Ensure continuous improvement for your team through effective feedback loops
  • Understand how agile management can benefit your organisation and colleagues
  • Evaluate your organisation’s management structure and take back a strategic action plan for implementing agile structures within your organisation
All the Understanding ModernGov courses are Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certified, with signed certificates available upon request for event.

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0800 542 9414
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Agenda

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09:25 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:00

Trainer’s Welcome and Clarification of Learning Objectives

10:00 - 11:00

Understanding Agile Systems

Delegates will take part in an interactive activity that deconstructs management ‘myths’ and demonstrates the efficiency of agile processes.

  • ‘The Marshmallow Challenge’
  • Learn about the importance of agile systems
11:00 - 11:15

Morning Break

11:15 - 12:00

Developing an Agile Culture

  • What is an agile team?
  • Learn how to integrate a culture of trust
  • Results focus/feedback loops
  • Understand how being agile can benefit your team
12:00 - 13:00

Enhance Service Delivery

  • Target your core users
  • Analyse your user’s ‘conditions of satisfaction’
  • Learn how to put the user at the centre of your product
13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:45

Workshop 1: Understand Agile Techniques and Tools

Learn about the following agile tools and techniques:

  • Kanban
  • MoSCoW
  • Daily stand-up
  • Sprint planning
  • Sprint retrospective
  • Scrum masters and product owners
  • Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
  • Learn how to use a selection of agile project management strategies
14:45 - 15:00

Afternoon Break

15:00 - 16:00

Workshop 2: Implementing Agile Tools and Techniques

This interactive session gives the opportunity to plan how to implement the agile tools and techniques learnt throughout the day within your organisation.

  • Assess your organisational structure
  • Implement a personalised action plan
  • Adapt agile techniques to your teams
16:00 - 16:15

Feedback, Evaluation and Close

Pricing

Central Government & Agencies - Virtual

Delegate Price
£345 + VAT

Local Government, Housing, Education & Health - Virtual

Delegate Price
£345 + VAT

Charity - Virtual

Delegate Price
£345 + VAT

Private Sector - Virtual

Delegate Price
£445 + VAT