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Our courses are developed and taught by active practitioners ensuring what you learn works.

Our Courses

All public courses can also be run privately in an organisation. Contact our Education Team for more information.

Agile: Scrum, SAFe, Kanban
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ICAgile Certified

Designed for those looking for an introduction to Agile, this course delves into the Agile mindset and the fundamental underlying values, principles and practices used on Agile projects, explaining how they work and why. It lays a solid foundation for applying Agile to any aspect of work, while providing practical outcomes that can be immediately put to use.

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ICAgile Certified

Agile Product Ownership teaches the skills and behaviours for Value Management and techniques and tools to help a product owner relate the scope of a project to an organisation’s goals, to apply strategies to create a shared understanding of the value of a project and to support the delivery of value at the project level.

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ICAgile Certified

For project managers who are either working in or moving to an Agile environment and want to understand how to successfully deliver projects in an Agile context. This course helps develop the core components of the Agile Project Manager role as distinct from the traditional Project Manager.

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Agile Training

ICAgile Certified

This course is ideal for Agile team leaders or aspiring team leaders with a passion for servant leadership and a desire to learn and practise coaching. Relevant roles include Project Managers, Scrum Masters, Iteration Managers, Agile Coaches and aspiring coaches, Product Owners, analysts and anyone with the desire to harness the power of coaching.

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Agile Training

ICAgile Certified

This ICAgile-certified course is part of a specialised journey for HR/People professionals looking to adopt Agile thinking and ways of working. Through experimentation, using new tools and most importantly new ways of thinking, People professionals can support their organisation to succeed in today’s rapidly-changing environment.

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Agile Training

ICAgile Certified

Designed for those looking for an introduction to Agile, this course delves into the Agile mindset and the fundamental underlying values, principles and practices used on Agile projects, explaining how they work and why. It lays a solid foundation for applying Agile to any aspect of work, while providing practical outcomes that can be immediately put to use.

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Agile Training

Assurity Certificate

Scrum Jumpstart is a comprehensive, practical, two-day Scrum course that will give you the skills to start a Scrum project. It covers all the basics you need to be able to start using Scrum immediately, including the frameworks, mechanics and roles of Scrum. It also teaches how to use Scrum in the real world via a mix of modules of theory and its application on a real project.

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Access to PSM I assessment

The Professional Scrum Master course is specifically targeted at Scrum Masters, although the lessons are applicable to anyone in a role that supports a software development team’s efficiency, effectiveness and continual improvement. If you are responsible for the successful use and/or roll-out of Scrum in a project or enterprise, this is likely to be a good fit.

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Access to PSM I assessment

Advanced Scrum Master is an advanced course helping students understand the stances that characterise an effective Scrum Master and servant leader while diving deep into how they serve the Development Team, Product Owner and organisation. Attendees will learn the related practices and skills to have the right types of conversations and how to apply them to become better Scrum Masters.

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Access to PSM I assessment

The Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) programme teaches people how to maximise the Return on Investment (ROI) and optimise the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of products and systems. Agile Product Ownership today requires more than knowledge on how to write a User Story or manage a Product Backlog. Professional Product Owners need to have a concrete understanding of everything that drives value from their products.

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Agile Training

Required training for those seeking certification as a Scaled Agile Framework Agilist (SA)

Leading SAFe 5.1 gives insights into mastering business agility to thrive in the competitive market. Attendees explore the importance of adopting a customer-centric mindset and design thinking approach to Agile product delivery. You will also develop an understanding for implementing a Lean Portfolio Management function in your enterprise.

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Agile Training

Attending this course prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe Government Practitioner (SGP).

During this two-day course, attendees will learn the principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains and what it means to lead a Lean|Agile transformation in a government agency.

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Agile Training

Assurity certificate

Is your team struggling to understand the work they have. Would you like to become more predicatble with your delivery? Would you like to make improvements based on data and not guesses? Or even work at a more sustainable pace? Then this is the course for you.

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Agile Training
Design & Innovation

Assurity certificate

For anyone seeking comprehensive, practical coverage of the key aspects of modern business analysis. Business analysis is about delivering business value and creating a shared and common understanding. But how does a BA manage this in a world of constantly changing requirements and priorities?

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Agile Training
Foundations of DevOps

ICAgile Professional – Foundations of DevOps (ICP-FDO) certification – the first certification on the DevOps track

This two-day course delves into the fundamental underlying values, principles and practices of DevOps. It explains how and why DevOps practices work and how it extends Agile and Lean disciplines. This course will challenge your team to question their current approaches to delivering software and give them clear guidance on how to continuously improve their delivery of value to the end user.

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Lean Business Analysis

Assurity certificate

For anyone seeking comprehensive, practical coverage of the key aspects of modern business analysis. Business analysis is about delivering business value and creating a shared and common understanding. But how does a BA manage this in a world of constantly changing requirements and priorities?

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Agile Training
Software Development

Assurity certificate

This three-day course teaches software developers techniques to improve how they design and develop software. The focus is on continuous attention to technical excellence, good design and how this enhances agility. It’s about writing maintainable code over code that’s easy to write.

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Agile Training

Assurity certificate

Specification By Example (SBE) is a collaborative approach to building valuable, high-quality software. SBE aligns your development team using realistic examples instead of abstract statements as the focal point for discussing, discovering, documenting, implementing and testing requirements. SBE is particularly successful for managing requirements on large-scale projects of significant domain and organisational complexity.

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Agile Training
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Customer satisfaction rating

95

Net Promoter Score® (NPS)

High performance courses with

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Satisfaction Guarantee

Many studies have shown that retention rates for online students are much higher than for traditional, in-person students. Our online courses have been designed to replicate the physical interactions you’d experience in a classroom environment.

We utilise video, audio and screen sharing for theory, class and break-out discussions and exercises, followed by class feedback to deliver a rich and engaging learning experience.

If you’re not 100% satisfied with the online format, you have the option to redo the course at the next available in-person class at no extra cost.

Our online course also includes a one-hour, face-to-face, post-training session to ensure that all the learning outcomes have been achieved.

Outcome-based education

Delivering better software outcomes is our mission, and we base our entire programme around achieving this. All our courses offer real-world skills development you can use immediately on your projects.

Meet our real-world experts

Our courses are developed and taught only by people who are in practice at Assurity. Every single day of the week…except when they’re in the classroom teaching you!

Trainer

Jacob Creech

Principal Agile Consultant

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Trainer

Bartwin van der Pols

Principal Consultant

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Kay Johnson

Principal Consultant

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Trainer

Fabio Sanches

Senior Agile Consultant

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Jacob Creech

Principal Agile Consultant

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Bartwin van der Pols

Principal Consultant

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Kay Johnson

Principal Consultant

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Fabio Sanches

Senior Agile Consultant

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Trainer

Nigel Charman

Principal Agile Consultant

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Akshay Rao

Principal Innovation Consultant

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Darren Johnson

Senior Innovation Consultant

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Trainer

Simon Holbrook

Head, Design & Innovation

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Trainer

Amanda Cuthbertson

Client Solution Manager

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Nigel Charman

Principal Agile Consultant

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Akshay Rao

Principal Consultant

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Darren Johnson

Senior Innovation Consultant

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Simon Holbrook

Head, Design & Innovation

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Amanda Cuthbertson

Client Solution Manager

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What people are saying

“I learned a lot in this course. I wanted to understand better the Agile Practices we use in my current role and apply it to the work I do. I believe this course achieved that.”

Uasi Ahokovi – People Lead, Xero

“Jacob did a great job of making the course interesting, fun, and engaging. He has a wealth of knowledge, and I appreciate him sharing it with us. Our course moved online due to lockdown, which was a better experience than I’d expected.”

Laurence Wood – Squad Lead, Arlo

“Both Kay and Bartwin were great facilitators, and I appreciated how they delivered the course online. Great job!”

Rick Mardon – IT Senior Support Specialist, AsureQuality

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