Retrospective Facilitation Workshop


Retrospective Facilitation Workshop
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Practical workshop to master retrospective techniques. Students will experience a series of exercises and simulations for different retrospective techniques and their practical application.


At the end of this course students will be able to:

  • Understand different ways to organize and facilitate a retrospective
  • Properly design a session and extract results from it
  • Use tools for visual management in a session
  • Perfect basic techniques and utilize new ones

Student Profile

This course is designed for professionals who perform or want to perform the role of Scrum Master in agile environments. Facilitators in all types of organizations and environments who want to apply retrospective techniques in their work.


Participants should be familiar with the agile work philosophy and, in particular, the Scrum framework.

Course Materials

Each student will receive a copy of the course documentation prepared by Netmind.


Engaging and interactive course. The instructor introduces content using the demonstrative method; the participants learn new concepts through exercises and real application practices.


There isn’t an official certification associated with this course. However, students will earn 7 credit hours for their attendance.


A certificate of attendance will be issued to students who attend at least 75% of the course duration.

Course Outline

  1. Agile and Scrum Alignment
    1. Agile
      1. What is it?
      2. Why is it adopted?
      3. What are its values ​​and principles?
    2. Scrum, values, pillars, roles, ceremonies, and artifacts
  2. Retrospective Phases
    1. Design the retrospective
    2. Exercise: Design the retrospective
    3. Retrospective Canvas
    4. Exercise: Design with a canvas
  3. Visual management
    1. Techniques
    2. Graphical facilitation
    3. Application in the phases of the retrospective
    4. Exercise: Design with graphic elements
  4. Retrospectives in non-agile contexts
    1. Techniques
    2. Exercise: Design a non-Agile retrospective
    3. Release Planning
    4. Exercise: Release Planning
  5. Workshop: Design and execution of retrospective techniques
    1. Exercises for facilitating retrospectives

Public Classes

Currently, we don't have any public sessions of this course scheduled. Please let us know if you are interested in adding a session.

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Course Details


JJM 487


1 day

Delivery Mode

Virtual, Face-to-Face
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