Course overview


Agile Thinking

Course date

10-11-2022 to 11-11-2022



Course type


Course fee

(including 7% GST)

Member Total Fee : $856.00
Non-Member Total Fee : $1,070.00



Course Overview

These two days course on Disciplined Agile Scrum Master will help the learners to understand the benefits of Agile, and also to make it work for the organizational environment.

Course benefits

• To identify the value from the business perspective and work on the DA toolkit to achieve the maximum outcome

• Using the proven practices such as Kanban, lean, scrum or SAFe for the organizational benefit

• The fundamentals of Agile and lean 

• In order to deliver value, how to practically use Agile and Lean 

• Explore multiple lean and Agile techniques

• Explore the DA mindset and its underlying principles

• Application of the DA Toolkit

Course outline

• All about Agile

• Agile and beyond

• Building and supporting a Disciplined Agile team

• Choosing your way of working (WoW)

• Initiating your team: Tailoring a fit-for-purpose WoW

• Building a solution: Tailoring a fit-for-purpose WoW

• Deploying your solution: Tailoring a fit-for-purpose WoW

• Ensuring that your team improves, succeeds, and has fun doing so on an ongoing basis

• Influence outside the team


2 Days

Course runs

Date Time Venue Registration Closing Date Register
10-11-2022 to
09.00 - 17.00 SIM Management House 27-10-2022

Who should attend?

Level 2 - Supervisor, Executive, & Emerging Managers
Level 3 - New Managers
Level 4 - Managers

Programme leader

Lavanya has spent about 20 years in IT industry. Starting as a programmer in Compaq, Malaysia and had grown all the way up to be a project manager with Hewlett-Packard Singapore. Later she joined Microsoft Singapore as a consultant, mainly taking care of service delivery management and Project Management. She implemented TDD and XP practices and change and release management in her work environment, managing a virtual team from China, Hong Kong and India. 

Since 2006 she has been a trainer and coach in Project Management (Agile and Traditional), process management and leadership skills. She has delivered courses and coached teams across Asia, Middle East and in Europe.

Today, as a freelancer trainer, facilitator, and coach, Lavanya is working with project teams to help them successfully transform into a self-organizing team and coaching in Agile and Risk management. She is experienced in quickly understanding complex objectives, managing cope and building stakeholder consensus to a structured delivery approach. She collaboratively manages global team resources to deliver objectives and relies on extensive technical background especially in Microsoft technologies to quickly assimilate new information technologies. Lavanya acts as the calming influence in resourcing matrices of objectives, cultural differences, vague and politically charged cross-functional activities.

Course fee

Programme Fee Amount (including 7% GST) Remarks
Member Total Fee $856.00 -
Non-Member Total Fee $1,070.00 -

Enquiries : Patricia Lee - 62489447, patricialee@sim.edu.sg

Non-members are welcome to sign up for SIM membership to enjoy the discounted rate.

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