A 3 day Coaching Exploration for Experienced Agilists.
Coaching Agile Teams is a 3 day workshop for experienced Agilists who wish to dramatically increase their overall agile coaching skills and effectiveness. You will explore key Agile coaching content and come away with mindsets and skills needed to address the complex environments in which most Agile teams (and Agile Coaches) operate.

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What You Will Learn

Mastering coaching skills in the Agile context will require both time and practice, this class will prepare you to confidently step forward in your role as an Agile coach.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand and utilize the four key Skill Areas and four Knowledge Areas applied by the best agile coaches (ACI’s Agile Coaching Competency Framework).
  • Create healthy teams that are resilient, creative, resourceful and resonant.
  • Listen fully and ask essential, powerful questions that open up new possibilities and propel people into action.
  • Clearly ascertain the distinction between coaching and mentoring and know when to apply each most successfully.
  • Understand how to address the dysfunctional approaches to conflict that teams often develop.
  • Coach and mentor people through all kinds of change, especially the change required to occupy Agile roles fully.
  • See the broader organizational context more clearly and determine the best interventions to positively affect it.(ACI’s Integral Agile Operating System™)
  • Walk away from the course with a personal coaching improvement backlog – a thoughtful, tangible self-development plan.

Prerequisites

  • A minimum of six (6) months of hands-on Agile experience
  • Strong foundational understanding of Agile values & principles
  • A Certified ScrumMaster certification, ICAgile Professional designation, or equivalent level of Agile training

What’s Included

  • All materials needed to complete class such as writing utensils, paper, and a participant workbook.
  • Light breakfast refreshments such as coffee and juice, fruit and yogurt, or muffins.
  • Lunch such as a boxed lunch or sandwich buffet.
  • Light afternoon snack such as cookies, fruit, or trail mix.
  • ICAgile Professional – Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC) certification fee.

Your Training Destination

Arlington Tech eXchange (Excella)
Conveniently located in Arlington, Virginia, the eXchange is one of the most sought after venues for agile training, meet-up groups, and hackathon. It’s also conveniently located off Wilson Blvd in Arlington and is just quick walk from the Courthouse Metro stop. There’s also plenty of space for bike and car commuters.

Address
2300 Wilson Bvd Suite 610
Arlington, VA 22201

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Your Trainers

Clive Prout

Michael Hamman

Instructors Subject to Change.

Register Now and Get Your ICP-ACC

By actively participating in all three days of the Coaching Agile Teams event, you’re eligible for the ICAgile Professional – Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC) certification.

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Bring Us Onsite

If you have a group of 10 or more, we invite you to consider bringing a consultant on-site to facilitate a training event tailored to your specific organizational needs.

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