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[email protected] with Essence

Jeff Sutherland, the co-creator of Scrum, has scaled Scrum and offers a framework [email protected], now becoming increasingly popular around the world. Ivar Jacobson International (IJI) offers this course with the same certification, but with a new significant difference, [email protected] POWERED BY ESSENCE, developed by Jeff and IJI’s Ian Spence.

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Course overview

[email protected] in the Palm of Your Hand

Essence Practices on Your Phone

IJI is for the time being the only company offering the experience of [email protected] through Essence!

Sign up to the [email protected] course delivered by Ian Spence, with guest appearance by Jeff Sutherland!

On this course not only will you learn how to scale Scrum from Dr Jeff Sutherland, Scrum’s co-creator, but you will also gain early access to Ivar Jacobson International and’s new [email protected] Essence cards.

[email protected] is unique amongst all the Scaling Frameworks in that:

  1. It provides a lens to evaluate your current scaling activities and
  2. It plays well with the other frameworks adding insight and value regardless of which Scrum-based framework, or approach, you are already using.

This course is unique! It is about [email protected] Essentials – a set of essence practices that complement the [email protected] Guide, placing [email protected] in the palm of your hand. The core of the course is a series of on-line Essence-based games that bring [email protected] to life. All attendees will get access to the new [email protected] Essence practices both electronically, and physically, helping them to put what they’ve learnt in to action once they return to their teams and teams of teams.

Our [email protected] courses are interactive and teach how to scale Scrum through a combination of lectures, hands-on exercises, and real-world case studies. Our instructors are [email protected] experts who, when not in the classroom, are actively coaching, training, and transforming teams at Fortune 500 companies around the globe. All of our instructors are trained and certified by the co-creator of Scrum and creator of [email protected], Dr. Jeff Sutherland.

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What you receive 

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Course Content In this course, you will learn how to apply fundamental Scrum and Lean product development skills to scale Scrum from one to many teams across any sized initiative. The [email protected]® course teaches the responsibilities of the Product Owner, individual Scrum teams, and enterprise leadership in a variety of large-scale contexts. Students in this class will learn how to:

  • Facilitate cross team collaboration and release planning with tens, hundreds or thousands of people

  • Create and prioritize a transformation Backlog to overcome impediments to scaling

  • Measure and improve key Scrum metrics at an Enterprise level

  • Deliver 5 times as much work without adding new teams

Recommended Experience A two-day Scrum Master Course OR Comparable real world experience implementing Scrum OR Completion of a two-day Scrum Product Owner course is encouraged but not required. We recommend reading the official [email protected] Guide prior to the class.

Credentials Upon completion of this course and the official [email protected] exam, Scrum Inc. will provide a Certified [email protected]™ Practitioner certificate signed by the creator of Scrum. The Scrum Alliance has also approved [email protected] as a Continuing Education course. You can get up to 16 Category B Scrum Education Units (SEUs) in addition to 16 Project Management Institute PDUs by participating in our two-day course.

Date: 2020-06-15 -- 2020-06-18
Time: 14:00 - 18:00
4 Days
Remote Course (CET)
£1,600 (approximately $1,995)

Course charged in GBP only and all prices exclude VAT.