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Coaching Your Agile Team to Quality

Get the skills and tools required to become your team’s quality coach in this hands-on, immersive course for experienced testers, developers, product owners, business analysts, and more.

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Train Your Team at Your Location and Save

Bring any course to your location for team training. On-Site Training is both cost-effective and convenient for your team of six or more. Get a no-obligation quote and details about how easy it is to bring an on-site training course to your location. Call our On-Site Training Advocate at 929.777.8102, or email [email protected].

Description
  • Develop skills to help become the quality champion for your team
  • Explore approaches to proactive planning
  • Understand how to influence and drive change in your testing role
  • Discuss strategies to help your team identify and mitigate risk
  • Learn new tools to enhance your testing
 
The role of testing is changing as more organizations move to agile and DevOps, team members need to be equipped to keep up with the changes. Gone are the days of bug hunting for hours on end, those in testing roles are being asked to shift left and identify potential pitfalls and defects before system testing. Those committed to championing and influencing a quality mindset are critical to successful agile projects and teams.
 
In this two-day course, anyone committed to quality on an agile software development team will be equipped with the skills and tools required to become their team’s quality coach. Participants will learn skills and techniques critical to quality and quality practices with a special emphasis on testing early in the pipeline and strategic test decision making.
 
Upon completion of this course, participants will have learned:
  • Risk evaluation and mitigation strategies
  • Practical techniques and hands-on experience influencing quality
  • New tools and test techniques
  • Understand the key quality metrics used in agile
  • Skills to help drive change in agile teams
 
Hands-on Exercises
Participants will get hands-on in immersive, collaborative exercises designed to reinforce learnings.
 
Who Should Attend?
Experienced testers, developers, product owners, and business analysts with an interest in championing quality within their agile teams.
 
Course Structure
This is a two-day course with a mix of lecture and hands-on exercises.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
What is a quality coach
Role of testing in Agile
Whole team quality
 
Risk Strategies
Using a risk matrix and risk scoring
Communicating risk
Using risk as a metric
Running a risk session
 
Techniques for Influencing Quality
Advocating for quality practices
Partnering with business partners
Static analysis in the requirements phase
Change management
Agile Quality Strategies 
Introduction to TDD, ATDD, BDD
Establishing team norms for quality
Quality management systems
 
Leveraging Metrics in Agile
Understanding metrics
Unexpected metrics
Using metrics to communicate quality
 
New Test Techniques
Pairing
Mobbing
Choosing the right tests for the job

Don't see a date that fits your schedule? Contact us for scheduling options at 929.777.8102


Price: $1,545 USD
Course Duration: 2 Days
Description
  • Develop skills to help become the quality champion for your team
  • Explore approaches to proactive planning
  • Understand how to influence and drive change in your testing role
  • Discuss strategies to help your team identify and mitigate risk
  • Learn new tools to enhance your testing
 
The role of testing is changing as more organizations move to agile and DevOps, team members need to be equipped to keep up with the changes. Gone are the days of bug hunting for hours on end, those in testing roles are being asked to shift left and identify potential pitfalls and defects before system testing. Those committed to championing and influencing a quality mindset are critical to successful agile projects and teams.
 
In this two-day course, anyone committed to quality on an agile software development team will be equipped with the skills and tools required to become their team’s quality coach. Participants will learn skills and techniques critical to quality and quality practices with a special emphasis on testing early in the pipeline and strategic test decision making.
 
Upon completion of this course, participants will have learned:
  • Risk evaluation and mitigation strategies
  • Practical techniques and hands-on experience influencing quality
  • New tools and test techniques
  • Understand the key quality metrics used in agile
  • Skills to help drive change in agile teams
 
Hands-on Exercises
Participants will get hands-on in immersive, collaborative exercises designed to reinforce learnings.
 
Who Should Attend?
Experienced testers, developers, product owners, and business analysts with an interest in championing quality within their agile teams.
 
Course Structure
This is a two-day course with a mix of lecture and hands-on exercises.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
What is a quality coach
Role of testing in Agile
Whole team quality
 
Risk Strategies
Using a risk matrix and risk scoring
Communicating risk
Using risk as a metric
Running a risk session
 
Techniques for Influencing Quality
Advocating for quality practices
Partnering with business partners
Static analysis in the requirements phase
Change management
Agile Quality Strategies 
Introduction to TDD, ATDD, BDD
Establishing team norms for quality
Quality management systems
 
Leveraging Metrics in Agile
Understanding metrics
Unexpected metrics
Using metrics to communicate quality
 
New Test Techniques
Pairing
Mobbing
Choosing the right tests for the job
Class Schedule
Sign-In/Registration 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Morning Session 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Times represent the typical daily schedule. Please confirm your schedule at registration.
 
Class Fee Includes
• Tuition
• Course notebook
• Continental breakfasts and refreshment breaks
• Lunches
• Letter of completion
 
Instructors

Don't see a date that fits your schedule? Contact us for scheduling options at 929.777.8102


Price: $1,495 USD
Course Duration: 3 Days
Ways to Save

Groups Save Up to 20%

Have a group and want to save more? Groups always save with Coveros Training! Groups of 3–5 save 10% on most Public Classroom and Live Virtual training classes, and groups of 6 or more save 20%. Group discounts are automatically applied when registering multiple attendees with the same initial path. For groups choosing a mix of classes, contact our Client Support Group at 929.777.8102 or email [email protected].

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Description
  • Develop skills to help become the quality champion for your team
  • Explore approaches to proactive planning
  • Understand how to influence and drive change in your testing role
  • Discuss strategies to help your team identify and mitigate risk
  • Learn new tools to enhance your testing
 
The role of testing is changing as more organizations move to agile and DevOps, team members need to be equipped to keep up with the changes. Gone are the days of bug hunting for hours on end, those in testing roles are being asked to shift left and identify potential pitfalls and defects before system testing. Those committed to championing and influencing a quality mindset are critical to successful agile projects and teams.
 
In this two-day course, anyone committed to quality on an agile software development team will be equipped with the skills and tools required to become their team’s quality coach. Participants will learn skills and techniques critical to quality and quality practices with a special emphasis on testing early in the pipeline and strategic test decision making.
 
Upon completion of this course, participants will have learned:
  • Risk evaluation and mitigation strategies
  • Practical techniques and hands-on experience influencing quality
  • New tools and test techniques
  • Understand the key quality metrics used in agile
  • Skills to help drive change in agile teams
 
Hands-on Exercises
Participants will get hands-on in immersive, collaborative exercises designed to reinforce learnings.
 
Who Should Attend?
Experienced testers, developers, product owners, and business analysts with an interest in championing quality within their agile teams.
 
Course Structure
This is a two-day course with a mix of lecture and hands-on exercises.
 
Computer and Audio Requirements
Because of the interactive nature of this class, each attendee is required to access the virtual classroom using a computer. Additionally, connecting audio via computer (using an internal or external mic or headset) is required for this class.
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
What is a quality coach
Role of testing in Agile
Whole team quality
 
Risk Strategies
Using a risk matrix and risk scoring
Communicating risk
Using risk as a metric
Running a risk session
 
Techniques for Influencing Quality
Advocating for quality practices
Partnering with business partners
Static analysis in the requirements phase
Change management
Agile Quality Strategies 
Introduction to TDD, ATDD, BDD
Establishing team norms for quality
Quality management systems
 
Leveraging Metrics in Agile
Understanding metrics
Unexpected metrics
Using metrics to communicate quality
 
New Test Techniques
Pairing
Mobbing
Choosing the right tests for the job
Class Schedule
Day 1: 12:30pm-4:30pm ET/9:30am-1:30pm PT
Day 2: 12:30pm-4:30pm ET/9:30am-1:30pm PT
Day 3: 12:30pm-4:30pm ET/9:30am-1:30pm PT
 
Class Fee Includes
  • Easy course access: Attend training right from your computer and easily connect your audio via computer or phone. Easy and quick access fits today’s working style and eliminates expensive travel and long days in the classroom.
  • Live, expert instruction: Instructors are sought-after practitioners, highly-experienced in the industry who deliver a professional learning experience in real-time.
  • Valuable course materials: Courses cover the same professional content as our classroom training, and students have direct access to valuable materials.
  • Rich virtual learning environment: A variety of tools are built in to the learning platform to engage learners through dynamic delivery and to facilitate a multi-directional flow of information.
  • Hands-on exercises: An essential component to any learning experience is applying what you have learned. Using the latest technology, your instructor can provide hands-on exercises, group activities, and breakout sessions.
  • Real-time communication: Communicate real-time directly with the instructor. Ask questions, provide comments, and participate in the class discussions.
  • Peer interaction: Networking with peers has always been a valuable part of any classroom training. Live Virtual training gives you the opportunity to interact with and learn from the other attendees during breakout sessions, course lecture, and Q&A.
  • Convenient schedule: Course instruction is divided into modules no longer than four hours per day. This schedule makes it easy to get the training you need without taking days out of the office and setting aside projects.
  • Small class size: Live Virtual courses are limited in small class size to ensure an opportunity for personal interaction.
Instructors

Bring this course to your team at your site. Contact us to learn more at 929.777.8102.

Dates
Mode
Location
Event
Venue
Call to Schedule
Anytime
Virtual Classroom
Your Location
Anywhere
Course Duration: 2 Days
Ways to Save

Train Your Team at Your Location and Save

Bring any course to your location for team training. On-Site Training is both cost-effective and convenient for your team of six or more. Get a no-obligation quote and details about how easy it is to bring an on-site training course to your location. Call our On-Site Training Advocate at 929.777.8102, or email [email protected].

Description
  • Develop skills to help become the quality champion for your team
  • Explore approaches to proactive planning
  • Understand how to influence and drive change in your testing role
  • Discuss strategies to help your team identify and mitigate risk
  • Learn new tools to enhance your testing
 
The role of testing is changing as more organizations move to agile and DevOps, team members need to be equipped to keep up with the changes. Gone are the days of bug hunting for hours on end, those in testing roles are being asked to shift left and identify potential pitfalls and defects before system testing. Those committed to championing and influencing a quality mindset are critical to successful agile projects and teams.
 
In this two-day course, anyone committed to quality on an agile software development team will be equipped with the skills and tools required to become their team’s quality coach. Participants will learn skills and techniques critical to quality and quality practices with a special emphasis on testing early in the pipeline and strategic test decision making.
 
Upon completion of this course, participants will have learned:
  • Risk evaluation and mitigation strategies
  • Practical techniques and hands-on experience influencing quality
  • New tools and test techniques
  • Understand the key quality metrics used in agile
  • Skills to help drive change in agile teams
 
Hands-on Exercises
Participants will get hands-on in immersive, collaborative exercises designed to reinforce learnings.
 
Who Should Attend?
Experienced testers, developers, product owners, and business analysts with an interest in championing quality within their agile teams.
 
Course Structure
This is a two-day course with a mix of lecture and hands-on exercises.
 
Questions? 929.777.8102 [email protected]
Course Outline
What is a quality coach
Role of testing in Agile
Whole team quality
 
Risk Strategies
Using a risk matrix and risk scoring
Communicating risk
Using risk as a metric
Running a risk session
 
Techniques for Influencing Quality
Advocating for quality practices
Partnering with business partners
Static analysis in the requirements phase
Change management
Agile Quality Strategies 
Introduction to TDD, ATDD, BDD
Establishing team norms for quality
Quality management systems
 
Leveraging Metrics in Agile
Understanding metrics
Unexpected metrics
Using metrics to communicate quality
 
New Test Techniques
Pairing
Mobbing
Choosing the right tests for the job
Class Schedule
Sign-In/Registration 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Morning Session 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Times represent the typical daily schedule. Please confirm your schedule at registration.
 
Class Fee Includes
• Tuition
• Course notebook
• Letter of completion
 
Instructors

Questions?

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