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By Will Jeffrey, Agile Leadership Trainer

Scrum Master Training - A Course to Passing the Professional Scrum Master (PSM1) Exam

Language: English
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Course description

Course Objectives

  • Clear understanding of the rules of Scrum through the empirical foundation of Scrum
  • Act as Scrum Masters for Scrum Teams and stakeholders from an in-depth understanding of servant-leadership
  • Effectively start using Scrum
  • Increase the effectiveness of Scrum underway

Who Should Take This Course

The Professional Scrum Master course is for anyone involved in product delivery using the Scrum framework. It is particularly beneficial for those people within an organization accountable for getting the most out of Scrum, including Scrum Masters, managers, and Scrum Team members. The course is also suitable for people who just want to learn about Agile, who have heard the words "user stories," "backlog," "retrospectives," "sprints," "scrum master," "product owner," etc. and wondered what it meant. This course is for you if you want to learn about an exciting methodology, you have an open mind and a willingness to learn.

Course Topics

  • Scrum theory and principles
  • The Scrum Framework
  • The Definition of Done
  • Running a Scrum project
  • Working with people and teams
  • Scrum in your organization
  • The role of the Scrum Master

Course Curriculum

✔ Why Professional Scrum Master I Certification?

✔ Why Agile? (not included in the PSM1 exam)

✔ The "Agile" Process (Agile vs Waterfall model)

✔ Why Scrum?

✔ What is Scrum?

  • Typical Scrum Timeline
  • Scrum Theory
  • Scrum Values

✔ Scrum Team

  • Developers
  • Product Owner
  • Scrum Master (+ real-life overview of the role)
  • Who Is the Product Manager?

✔ Scrum Events (a real-life example is provided for each event)

  • Sprint
  • Sprint Planning
  • Daily Scrum
  • Sprint Retrospective
  • Sprint Review
  • Product Backlog Refinement (not included in the PSM1 exam)
  • Slack (not included in the PSM1 exam)

✔ Scrum Artifacts

  • Product Backlog
  • Sprint Backlog
  • Increment

✔ Self-Assessment

  • Sample PSM Exam

What Are The Teacher Core Skills

  • Certified Scrum Master (10+ years running Web, Desktop & Mobile projects )
  • Portfolio/PMO Manager (co-ordinating agile teams, managing budgets, and continuous improvement for agile teams)
  • Software Developer (10 years+ Experience developing web, desktop, mobile apps)
  • Coaching Agile Coaches, Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Business Analysts in agile and Scrum practices

Professional Scrum™, Professional Scrum Master™, PSM, PSM I, PSM 1, etc. is the protected brand of Scrum org. All the content related to Scrum Guide is taken from scrumguides.org and is under the Attribution ShareAlike license of Creative Commons.

Related Skills

Course overview - 7

  • Why PSM1? Agile? Scrum?

  • What is Scrum?

  • Scrum Team

  • Scrum Events

  • Scrum Artifacts

  • Scrum Master Self-Assessment

  • Prepare for PSM1 exam.

Learners who have already enrolled in this course

Meet your instructor

Will Jeffrey
Will JeffreyAgile Leadership Trainer
I have been an enterprise agile coach and leadership development facilitator for the past 20 years. I have trained & coached hundreds of professionals, including senior leaders in Fortune 500 and entrepreneurial companies, to accelerate their impact and influence, and grow into their next-level of authentic and inspired leadership.