Requirements from User Stories, Beyond Agile: MINI COURSE


In-person  / Virtual (Live online) - 1 hour


Get introduced to User Stories with this one-hour mini course. User Stories have traditionally been limited to Agile / Scrum projects yet they are useful across project types. Understand how User Stories differ from traditional requirements and how they will help you understand and communicate with users.  Learn how User Stories are the building blocks of the Product Backlog, a prioritized list of system features with requirements. This mini course is for you whether you are the Product Owner on a Scrum project or a Business Analysis looking to find new ways to collect and document requirements.


Attendees will be able to:

  • Write a User Story

  • Define acceptance criteria

  • To build a prioritized product backlog

Pre-requisites: None

Skill Level: Basic


Live online presentation using our Virtual Training GoToWebinar (GTW) technology.  Please note: once you register, you will receive a confirmation email and two reminder emails from GTW with access information, including link.       

PDUs/CDUs: 14  CEUs: 1.4

Certificate Programs:

  • Masters Certificate in Business Analysis


To help assimilate the tools and techniques learned, there is a mixture of individual and team exercises throughout the course.  A case study helps reinforce concepts learned.  Students will need to be prepared for a high level of participation.  Each participant will receive a comprehensive student guide complete with examples and workshop solutions.

Materials you will receive a PDF copy of the presentation, User Story To Use Case worksheet, and access to a recording of the session.


NOTE:This outline is subject to change.