Basics of Agile Methodologies

This course is designed to spread awareness on Agile Methodologies. It is a short orientation of 4 hours to help individuals in understanding the benefits and challenges of Agile methodologies, like, XP, Scrum etc.

Objectives / Benefits

  • To provide basics of Agile methodoogies, like, Agile values, principles and an overview of various Agile methodologies
  • To have brief discussion on most applied Agile methodologies, XP and Scrum
  • To discuss some of the customizations needed in Indian context
  • To provide a brief comparison with industry frameworks, like, CMMi, ISO, Six Sigma etc


4 Hours

Course Outline (with a tea/coffee break of 15 min)

  • History of iterative and incremental development process (15 min)
  • Agile manifesto or Values (15 min)
  • Agile principles (15 min)
  • Overview of Agile methodologies – XP, SCRUM, ASD, FDD, Crystal (15 min)
  • XP and Scrum in detail with case study (2 hours)
  • Agile Self-organizing Team Roles (15 min)
  • Challenges for Agile adoption in Indian context (10 min)
  • Comparison with other industry frameworks (10 min)
  • Summary and discussions (10 min)

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who has more than 1 year experience in software industry in any domain, technology etc

Trainer Profile

The trainer is Mr. Hariprakash Agrawal, MTech from IIT-KGP and an Agile Coach. His profile can be accessed at Trainer

How to Register?

Please call us at 91 – 9620887298 or write at to know about the Trainer and Cost for this program. One may also Click Here to register for this program and to get special offers/discounts for early registrants, group registrations and corporates.