April 24, 2014

Agile Coaching Blog

FAQs

FAQs

Can I buy a seat with a Purchase Order?

Yes, we will accept purchase orders. Please email us at Training@BigVisible.com to arrange for payment via a purchase order. Unfortunately, due to the timing of payments, we can not extend the “Early Bird” discount to individuals or groups paying by … Continue reading

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Do I get a copy of the slides for a class I take?

All participants will get a printed copy of the slides on the day they show up for a class.

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Do classes count as credit for Professional Development Units (PDUs) for Project Management Professionals (PMPs)?

Yes, our CSM, CSPO and CSM + ACP classes are relevant to project managers and are eligible for PDUs. BigVisible is a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), and PDUs earned in BigVisible classes should be claimed as part of Category … Continue reading

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How do I get my certificate and who issues it?

Students taking classes offering a Scrum certificates (Certified ScrumMaster and Certified Product Owner), will receive their certifications from the Scrum Alliance. Included in these classes is a one year membership with the Scrum Alliance. Shortly after completion of the class, … Continue reading

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Is there a test I must take to get my Certified ScrumMaster?

Yes. The Scrum Alliance administers an online test for people pursuing the Certified ScrumMaster designation. To get a passing score, you must correctly answer 24 of the 35 questions. For more information on the test and preparation, please visit the … Continue reading

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What are the benefits of taking a class to learn about Agile & Scrum as opposed to simply reading a book?

Books are valuable resources and we strongly encourage potential students to leverage these sources of information. Our training classes are designed to reinforce concepts with in depth simulations and robust discussion. All of our course blend lecture, practice, and reflection. … Continue reading

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What do I need to bring to a class?

Our classes are designed to be a stand-alone experience and do not require participants to bring anything to a class other than an open mind and willingness to learn and perhaps something to take notes.

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What time do classes start and how long do they go each day?

Unless otherwise stated, all of our classes begin at 8:30 and run to 5:00 PM, local time. Classes generally include a break for lunch around noon, as well as a brief break in the morning and afternoon.

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What happens if a class is cancelled?

In the case that a class is canceled by BigVisible, participants are entitled to transfer to another class or receive a full refund at their discretion.

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What is the cancellation policy for a seat I’ve already purchased?

Public training participants who cancel their registrations up to 30 days prior to the registered class will receive a full refund of the registration fees paid. In the event of a cancellation within 30 days of the scheduled class, registrants … Continue reading

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