Team Member Learning Plan

Team Member Learning Plan

This Team Member learning plan is a guided 12-week course with selected lessons each week to guide you through learning Agile. If you’re not sure which specific course to watch then start here with this guided path.  
Learn Agile fast with our 12-week lesson plan! We’ve handed selected the very best lessons from our library down and crafted them into an easy to follow, guided path. If you’re new to Agile, watch the lessons labeled for All and Beginner. If you’re a seasoned Agilist, watch the lessons labeled for All and Intermediate/Advanced or simply follow the 12-week lesson plan from start to finish.

The 12-week lesson plan is included with our Full Library Membership.

Week 1 – Overview of Agile & Scrum and Why Agile

TitleTimeLevel
Deep Dive Webinar – Thinking of Agile Adoption? Start HERE.54:29All
Deep Dive Webinar – A Journey Through the Agile Lifecycle1:02:41Beginner
Intro to Scrum – Scrum 101 – Part 1 | Scrum Basics15:10Beginner
Intro to Scrum – Scrum 101 – Part 2 | The Scrum Process8:35Beginner
Intro to Scrum – Scrum 101 – Part 3 | Scrum Values5:35Beginner
Intro to Scrum – Scrum 101 – Part 4 | Scrum Terms Review4:01Beginner
Deep Dive Webinar – Success Factors When Transforming to Agile49:02Intermediate/ Advanced
Deep Dive Webinar – CEO Steve Martin Talks About Their Agile Transformation Journey10:27Intermediate/ Advanced
Deep Dive Webinar – Business Value & ROI of Agile vs. Traditional Methods59:50Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 2 Agile Team Roles and Expectations

TitleTimeLevel
Deep Dive Webinar – Agile vs. Traditional Roles58:37Beginner
Agile Team – Part 1 – Team Characteristics7:08Beginner
Agile Team – Part 2 – The Leadership Triangle2:23Beginner
Agile Team – Part 3 – The Product Owner Role6:14Beginner
Agile Team – Part 4 – The ScrumMaster Role5:53Beginner
Agile Team – Part 6 – Technical Leadership5:42Beginner
Agile Team – Part 8 – Generalizing Specialist4:03Beginner
Agile Team – Part 9 – The Agile Business Analyst (BA)3:39Beginner
Agile Team – Part 10 – The Agile Developer6:48Beginner
Agile Team – Part 11 – The Agile Tester5:22Beginner
Agile Team – Part 5 – The Team7:09Beginner
Agile Team – Part 7 – Agile Coach5:32Beginner
Agile Team – Part 12 – Agile Sponsors & Stakeholders14:14Beginner
Agile Team – Part 13 – Agile Executives & Leaders 8:54Beginner
Agile Team – Part 14 – Real World Agile Role Challenges14:44Beginner
Agile Team – Part 15 – The Agile Team Space13:40Beginner
Agile Team – Part 16 – Agile Software Tools2:38Beginner
Agile Team – Part 17 – Distributed Teams17:54Beginner

Week 3 – Visioning

TitleTimeLevel
Agile Simulation – Part 1 – Meet the Agile Team7:03Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 2 – Agile Lifecycle Overview4:06Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 3 – Purpose, Agenda, Team Norms4:44Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 4 – Visioning I14:15Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 5 – Visioning II7:41Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 6 – Stakeholder Analysis3:55Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 7 – User Personas6:51Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 8 – Use Case Diagrams8:38Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 9 – Process Diagram & UI Flow5:44Beginner
Deep Dive Webinar – Agile Requirements – Visual Modeling Techniques52:35All
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 1 – Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 16:13Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 2 – Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 26:45Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 3 – Project Release & Visioning Meeting16:31Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 4 – Sample Project Visioning Meeting3:04Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 5 – Project Kickoff Meeting – Real World Tips4:56Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 4 – Release Planning

TitleTimeLevel
Agile Simulation – Part 15 – Release Planning11:49Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 16 – Iteration Pre-Planning | Backlog Grooming12:25Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 9 – Release Planning Meeting15:07Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 10 – Release Planning Meeting – Real World Tips6:44Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 13 – Iteration Zero Planning Meeting9:09Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 5 – Story Writing, Ranking and Grooming

TitleTimeLevel
Agile Simulation – Part 10 – Building the Backlog | Writing User Stories13:59Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 11 – Story Slicing8:01Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 12 – Non-Functional Foundation Stories11:02Beginner
Agile Simulation – Part 13 – Prioritization | Ranking1:06Beginner
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 6 – Backlog/Story Writing Meeting13:11Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 7 – Story Writing Meeting – Real World Tips6:31Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 8 – Story Writing Meeting – Demo2:34Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 14 – Story Elaboration Pre-Planning Meeting7:41Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 18 – Backlog Grooming Meeting3:27Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 6 – Estimating & Sizing

TitleTimeLevel
Deep Dive Webinar – Agile Estimating & Planning58:30Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 14 – Story Point Sizing16:07Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 11 – Release Planning – Rapid Sizing Method2:21Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 12 – Release Planning – Story Sizing Demo4:10Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 7 – Iteration Execution & Ceremonies

TitleTimeLevel
Agile Simulation – Part 17 – Sprint Planning Meeting17:43Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 18 – Mid-Iteration Activities1:26Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 19 – Team Interruption During Iteration2:15Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 20 – Conflict Management Using Team Norms3:12Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 15 – Iteration Planning Meeting8:40Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 16 – Daily Standup Meeting9:04Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 17 – Daily Standup Meeting – Real World Tips2:42Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 21 – The Dysfunctional Daily Standup10:32Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 22 – Demo2:31Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 19 – Sprint Review Meeting – Demo5:09Intermediate/ Advanced
Agile Simulation – Part 23 – Sprint Retrospective – THE END!6:01Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 20 – Sprint Retrospective Meeting12:13Intermediate/ Advanced
Facilitating the Top 10 Agile Meetings – Part 21 – Final Takeaways8:40Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 8 – Agile/Servant Leadership and High Performance Culture

TitleTimeLevel
High Performing Teams – Part 1 – Foundations of High Performing Teams11:18All
High Performing Teams – Part 2 – Team Maturity Stages3:16All
High Performing Teams – Part 3 – Servant Leadership9:18All
High Performing Teams – Part 4 – Shifting Towards Servant Leadership8:59All
High Performing Teams – Part 5 – Self-Organizing Teams3:11All
High Performing Teams – Part 6 – Understanding Team Motivators6:21All
High Performing Teams – Part 7 – Team Forming Stage10:21All
High Performing Teams – Part 8 – Team Norms & Agreements7:26All
High Performing Teams – Part 9 – Team Storming Stage12:19All
High Performing Teams – Part 10 – One-on-One Coaching Tips4:51All
High Performing Teams – Part 11 – Emotional Intelligence5:35All
High Performing Teams – Part 12 – Correcting Dysfunctional Team Member Behavior10:25All
High Performing Teams – Part 13 – Resolving One-on-One Conflict4:45All

Weeks 9 & 10 – Effective Facilitation Skills

TitleTimeLevel
Effective Facilitation – Part 1 – Introduction “Delivering Effective Agile & Non-Agile Meetings”5:24All
Effective Facilitation – Part 2 – Setting Up Meeting Team Norms11:58All
Effective Facilitation – Part 3 – Top 10 Must Haves for Effective Meetings, Part 111:06All
Effective Facilitation – Part 4 – Top 10 Must Haves for Effective Meetings, Part 28:12All
Effective Facilitation – Part 5 – Process & Content Listening Skills7:14All
Effective Facilitation – Part 6 – Questioning Skills11:09All
Effective Facilitation – Part 7 – Non-Verbal Communication18:04All
Effective Facilitation – Part 8 – Non-Verbal Communication – Demo10:51All
Effective Facilitation – Part 9 – Dysfunction – I’m a Dominator8:12All
Effective Facilitation – Part 10 – Dysfunction – I’m a Naysayer10:23All
Effective Facilitation – Part 11 – Dysfunction – I’m Disengaged & I’m a Side Talker7:11All
Effective Facilitation – Part 12 – Dysfunction – I’m Upset3:41All
Effective Facilitation – Part 13 – Dysfunction – I’m a Topic Jumper & I’m Always Right5:57All
Effective Facilitation – Part 14 – Dysfunction – I’m Your Boss7:43All
Effective Facilitation – Part 15 – Dysfunction – Live Demo9:30All
Effective Facilitation – Part 16 – Dysfunction – Reflection4:43All
Effective Facilitation – Part 17 – Real World Takeaways5:52Intermediate/ Advanced

Week 11 & 12 (Optional Advanced Topics) – Multi-Team/Program, Portfolio & Enterprise Agile

TitleTimeLevel
Deep Dive Webinar – Agile Transformation – Building Agility Into Your IT Culture57:33All
Deep Dive Webinar – Enterprise Agility Starts with Healthy Teams, How Healthy is YOUR Agile Team? (Sally)55:11All
Deep Dive Webinar – Re-Thinking Portfolio & Capacity Planning53:09Intermediate/ Advanced
Deep Dive Webinar – Scaling Agile Adoption for Multiple Teams58:44Intermediate/ Advanced
Deep Dive Webinar – Agile Portfolio Planning with Kanban57:16Intermediate/ Advanced
Deep Dive Webinar – Transforming to an Agile PMO52:10Intermediate/ Advanced
Deep Dive Webinar – Agile Idea Qualification & Project Initiation53:30Intermediate/ Advanced