Professional Scrum Master (PSM)

Are you an experienced Scrum master or a manager who works with Scrum teams? Are you ready to refresh your Agile way of working and take your role, teams, and organization to the next level?

This dynamic, two-day training builds on the basic mechanics of Scrum and challenges you to think in terms of Scrum principles. Participants gain an in-depth understanding of complexity, team-based collaboration and self organizing - the essential elements for mastering Scrum. An emphasis on practical application exposes common missteps and causes. Learn directly from certified, professional trainers. Gain the skills you need to facilitate faster, consistent delivery of valuable, quality software. 

"Gunther really has a very good iterative build up of the course. Starting with the overall explanation of scrum, the used language, the framework and than the deep dive. I like the way Gunther tought us, very knowledgeable and with a lot of humor!" - Head of Sales

Q: Is Professional Scrum Master training right for me?

  • Yes - if you introduce or run Scrum within an organization. 
  • Yes - if you are involved in software development using the Scrum framework.
  • Yes - if you are a Scrum master, development manager, or member of a Scrum development team.

Q: What will I achieve by completing this training?

You will learn:

  • Scrum theory and principles
  • The Scrum framework: roles, rules, and artifacts
  • How to implement Scrum and increase its effectiveness
  • More ways to excel in the role of Scrum master

You will gain hands-on experience in:

  • Working with people and teams in new ways
  • Advanced coaching and facilitation techniques
  • Scrum mechanics and their empirical foundation

You will develop the skills to:

  • Apply servant-leadership principles for teams and stakeholders
  • Improve your team’s continuous delivery process

Q: What else should I know?

Training schedule by language:

  • English:
    March 15 & 16, September 13 & 14, 2018
  • Dutch:
    May 7 & 8, July 4 & 5, November 8 & 9, 2018

Professional Scrum Master Certification:

  • Professional Scrum Master certification
  • The exam and certification are provided by our partner, Scrum.Org.
  • Prepares participants for the following credentials:  
       - Professional Scrum Master level I (PSM I)
       - Professional Scrum Master level II (PSM II)
  • Do your exam within two weeks after the last training day and you will get a free second attempt from if you fail the exam.

These industry-recognized certifications require a minimum passing score on the associated assessment. Upon successful completion of the training, participants are eligible to receive a password for the PSM I assessment and to receive a PSM II assessment password at a discounted price. maintains a public list of all certified PSM I and PSM II holders. For more information on certification call with Academy at +31 (0)35 5381921 or send an email to:

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Custom in-company classes

We also offer customized, in-company training to provide Xebia’s immersive learning curriculum on-site at your business location.

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