The ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Team Facilitation (ICP-ATF)course provides a deep dive into the world of Agile facilitation.
The course is a 2-day intensive face-to-face learning experience with self-discovery pre-work using the Agile Coaching Growth Wheel to guide your journey. The 2-day course focuses on equipping you with new tools, techniques and skills to help you take your facilitation skills to the next level with an emphasis on learning through doing and receiving feedback rather than theory.
The course follows the principles of the Scrum Alliance agile coaching retreats focusing on working in small agile teams to create something you and the agile community can use.
The course focuses on improving your facilitation of agile events both on the team and multi-team level as well as teams at different stages of development. We will use the IAF core competencies to steer our learning giving you the ability to focus on the areas you need the most.
On successful completion of the course, you will receive the ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Team Facilitation (ICA-ATF)
The certification will not expire and is a valuable industry known certificate.
This course is worth 16 Section C - SEU's towards Scrum Alliance renewal requirements
ScrumMasters, Agile Coaches or aspiring coaches with a passion for servant leadership and a desire to learn, improve and practise facilitation in service of agile teams. Other relevant roles include Iteration Managers, Agile Project Managers, Professional Coaches, Development team members.
Although it is not a formal prerequisite, we have found that this certification is best pursued after an Agile foundations course such as the Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or Scrum Foundations or equivalent experience as an agile team facilitator.
Pre-work is provided and is focused on self-reflection using the Agile Coaching Growth Wheel.
The course is assessed by the instructors during the course.
In addition, all of our Trainers are Scrum Alliance Certified Agile Coaches which means they have been assessed by their peers as experts in agile coaching and can also provide mentoring for aspiring CTCs and CECs. We are the only Scrum Alliance Coaches running this course in the UK.
We co-train whenever possible, we believe when learning a new skill you need as much support as possible and diversity of experience and opinion is important.
We believe in professionalising the world of agile coaching and want to reach as many people as possible. We, therefore, keep our prices as low as possible whilst not compromising on the quality of the course.