Course Summary

The Professional Scrum Master (PSM) training is a 2-day course that covers the principles and empirical process theory of Scrum and agility, the Scrum framework itself, and the specific role of the Scrum Master. The PSM class introduces the principles and empirical process theory underpinning the Scrum framework. These are foundational insights upon which the rules and roles of Scrum are explored and discussed. The focus on the Scrum Master role includes advanced thinking tools for servant-­leadership and behavioral shifts, working with people and teams, coaching and facilitation, and scaling Scrum.

 

Who Should Attend

Professional Scrum Master is the premier course for effective Scrum Masters and anyone supporting a software development team’s efficiency and effectiveness.

 

Course Outline
  • Scrum Theory and Principles
  • The Scrum Framework: Roles, Events, and Artifacts
  • Working with People and Teams
  • Coaching and Facilitation
  • The Role of the Scrum Master

 

Key Learning Outcomes
 
Following this training, participants will be able to:
  • Scrum Theory and Principles
  • The Scrum Framework: Roles, Events, and Artifacts
  • Working with People and Teams
  • Coaching and Facilitation
  • The Role of the Scrum Master

Details
  • The Professional Scrum Master course has two associated credentials: Professional Scrum Master Level I (PSM I) and Professional Scrum Master Level II (PSM II). These industry-recognized certifications require a minimum passing score on their associated assessments. 
  • All participants completing the PSM course receive a password to take the online PSM I assessment, and are entitled to a discount on the PSM II assessment. Scrum.org maintains a public list of everyone holding the PSM I and PSM II credentials.
  • Scrum.org selects only the most qualified instructors to deliver this course. They maintain the defined curriculum and materials to assure consistency and quality for students worldwide.  
 

"I absolutely recommend the Agile and Scrum for Teams course. Anthony is an excellent instructor and the curriculum is super understandable and useful. I also liked that it was specifically focused on our project." 

— Carma S. (April 2017)