CERTIFIED AGILE COACHING (ICP-ACC) CERTIFICATION

The certification focuses primarily on the mindset, roles, and responsibilities of an Agile Coach. 

Become a Certified Agile Coach to enhance team practices and business goals to enable individuals’ and organizations’ business success.

An Agile coach serves as a catalyst to the agile team by facilitating agile thinking and empowering the team to reach their goals through improved team practices.

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Course feature 24x7 Support, Real-time code analysis and feedback
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  • Real-time code analysis and feedback

An Agile coach serves as a catalyst to the agile team by facilitating agile thinking and empowering the team to reach their goals through improved team practices. By providing focused guidance, the coach enhances awareness of the business goals and objectives, meanwhile acts as a teacher, facilitator, mentor, team builder and planner all at once. The Agile coach fosters a culture of agile-lean thinking and ushers in positive change by changing the organizational culture and redefining the work paradigm to reflect an agile mindset.

One of the two Continuous Learning Certifications (CLCs) on the Agile Coaching and Facilitation track, the ICP-ACC focuses primarily on the mindset, roles, and responsibilities of an Agile Coach. This unique workshop allows candidates to experience both the ‘doing’ and ‘being’ of agile coaching. With a strong focus on stimulating real-world practical scenarios, aspiring, in transition, and existing coaches will be equipped with the right skills and tools to craft powerful ways to address challenges in a better manner. Candidates will learn the underlying competencies required to be successful Agile coaches who are able to deliver team and organizational outcomes to the desired levels.

  • 24 SEUs and 24 PDUs.
  • The ICP-ACC credentials.
  • A hard copy of courseware
  • Training from seasoned Agile coaches who bring over a decade of experience to the classroom.
  • Post-workshop assistance with regular meetups and one-on-one coaching sessions with practising Agile coaches

Current or aspiring Agile Coaches, Product Owners, Program Managers, Agile Consultants and anyone with the desire to harness the power of Agile Coaching to build hyper-productive teams.

There are no hard prerequisites for attending this workshop, however, a basic understanding of Agile and some experience on an agile team could be useful. It is advisable to go through the Scrum Guide available for free at scrumguides.org prior to attending this training.

Course Outline

Seasoned agilists all set to help organizations realize suprior way of implementation and execution.

  • The Agile Coaching mindset.
  • Responsibilities and skills of the coach.
  • Setting boundaries for coaching
  • The coaching stance
  • The coaching conversation – coaching for action
  • Professional coaching skills
  • Conducting the coaching conversation
  • Mentoring Agile roles & transitions
  • Mentoring vs Coaching
  • Teaching the Agile basics & mindset shift
  • Understanding team development
  • Setting up the team environment
  • Creating a team kickoff/startup agenda
  • Characteristics of an Agile team
  • Coaching on the Journey towards high performance
  • Handling conflicts and dysfunctions within the team
  • Handling organizational impediments
  • Planning to facilitate a conflict in a team