Introduction to Agile

Certification  ITA

Length 8 hours

Delivery Channel  


This course provides a foundational view of the Agile practices and mindset, including a brief history of Agile, what the key drivers and challenges are with Agility, a look at Scrum and Kanban, and some defining characteristics of Agile organizations.

If there is a distinct audience this course content may be tailored to suit their interests.

Note: This course is available to be completed in 2 half days or one full day.


This course is designed for individuals and teams:

  • Just starting on an Agile journey.
  • Looking to refresh or realign on what Agile means.
  • Launching a new initiative or new team.

After this workshop, an attendee will have a very high-level understanding of:

  • The fundamental characteristics of Agility.
  • The core principles behind Agile, the Agile Mindset and Agile Thinking.
  • What Agile is, what Scrum is, and what Kanban is.
  • Some key terminology and expectations.

No prerequisite formal training or certification required.

Here are some recommended learning suggestions for before the class:

Welcome, Logistics & Expectations

Part 1 – Agile Fundamentals

  • What is Agile?
  • Agile Principles
  • Business Agility
  • Drivers and Challenges

Part 2 – Scrum Fundamentals

  • What is Scrum?
  • Scrum Values
  • Scrum Framework
  • Process
  • Roles
  • Events
  • Artefacts

Part 3 – Kanban Fundamentals

  • What is Kanban?
  • Service Delivery Mindset
  • Kanban Principles and Practices
  • A Systems Thinking Approach
  • Evolutionary Change

Part 4 – Changing the Way We Think & Work

  • Work
  • Delivering Value
  • Responding to Change
  • Being a Team

Part 5 – Wrap Up

  • Factors to Consider
  • Lean Coffee

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NOTE: ALL prices are in Canadian Dollars unless otherwise specified.