Professional Scrum Master I

Professional Scrum Master course covers the principles and (empirical) process theory underpinning the Scrum framework, and the role of the Scrum Master in it. This course is a combination of instruction and team-based exercises, and teaches what is at the heart of the Scrum and Agile movement.

Trainer

Michal Epstein

Michal is a senior partner in Ajimeh, an experienced Agile coach, Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) by scrum.org.

Syllabus

  • Introductions
  • Theory and first principals
  • The Scrum framework
  • Done and Undone
  • Product delivery with Scrum
  • People and teams
  • The Scrum Master
  • Closing

Learning Objectives

  • Help Scrum Teams deliver value to their organization
  • Understand the theory and principles behind Scrum and empiricism
  • Understand how each part of the Scrum framework ties back to the principles and theory
  • Understand uncertainty and complexity in product delivery
  • Understand the meaning and importance of the Scrum values
  • Learn what Done means and why it is crucial to transparency
  • Know how to use the Product Backlog to plan with agility
  • Understand the importance of self-managing teams, interpersonal skills needed, and the Scrum Master role
  • Clarify the leadership role a Scrum Master plays on the team
  • Learn the skills and traits and behavior shifts required to be a Scrum Master

Audience

  • Scrum Masters
  • Team and group Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Product Managers
  • Agile coaches and practitioners

Prerequisites

There is no required prior certificate, educational background, or work experience needed to participate in the PSM course, complete the assessment, and receive certification.The Professional Scrum Master course is designed to introduce you to the basics of Scrum, and as such all backgrounds are welcome to join and achieve Professional Scrum Master Certification.

Includes

  • PSM In-person/Online Course.
  • Assessment Fee for PSM-I (2 attempts*).
  • 40% discount for PSM-II Assessment
  • PMI PDU credits (14)
  • PSM certification with no expiration date (for students who pass the exam with 85%)

*PSM class participants who attempt the PSM I assessment within 14 days of receiving their free password and do not score at least 85% will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost.

Certification

The PSM-I assessment is administered online and sent via email after attendance is recorded and reported by your Scrum.org Instructor. The link is sent up to 48 hours after class concludes. There is no limitation for when one should take the assessment. However, students who attempt the PSM-I assessment within 14 days of receiving their free password and do not score at least 85% will be granted a second attempt at no additional cost and with no time limitation. The assessment is in multiple choice format.

UPCOMING

DURATION

3 Sessions, 5h each.

Contact trainer directly:

Michal Epstein

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