Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I)

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?

Temporarily reduced in price (for training dates in 2018).

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 Scrum.org 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: Certification

Professional Scrum Master Certification:

  • This training qualifies you to take the PSM I (level 1) assessment exam and entitles you to a discount on the PSM II (level 2) assessment 
  • The exam and certification are provided by our partner, Scrum.org
  • Do your exam within two weeks after the last training day and you will get a free second attempt from Scrum.org if you fail the exam
  • Scrum.org maintains a public list of PSM I and PSM II credential holders, on which you will be mentioned

Read about the differences between the Professional Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Master Training. Or read more about the partnership with Scrum.org here.

Q: What else should I know?

Training schedule by language:

English:

  • November 8 & 9 - 2018
  • January 16 & 17 (TTT), March 6 & 7 (TTT) - 2019

Dutch:

  • December 3 & 4 - 2018

Train the Trainer Opportunity:

These particular training courses are open to all, but it also qualify as a ‘train-the-trainer’ (TTT) event for participants that have been formally recognized by Scrum.org as Professional Scrum Trainer candidates prior to the class. Such trainer candidates will have an additional day following the regular 2-day class.

PSM I and II Deal

Move your Scrum Master role up from foundation to advanced. It's a pretty sweet deal: book the Professional Scrum Master I and II courses with certification by Scrum.org for only €3350. Read more about this offer here.