Professional Scrum Foundations Live Virtual Class, Jul 20-21, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the demand in delivering this class remotely has grown. The virtual PSF is highly interactive and all activities can be done in a collaborative manner. For those whose employment status has been affected by COVID-19, we can make special arrangements. For more information just drop us a message at firstname.lastname@example.org
This virtual Professional Scrum Foundations (PSF) is a 2-day course that provides the foundational knowledge needed to work with Scrum in a highly practical way. The course is a combination of instruction and team based exercises where you experience how the Scrum framework improves product delivery efforts. The course also includes a free attempt at the globally recognized Professional Scrum Master I certification exam (PSM I). The course is designed to be highly engaging and interactive in a virtual enviroment.
What you will learn
Over the 2 days, you are introduced to the mechanics of Scrum, gaining insights into overcoming complexity, dealing with team based collaboration and self-organization as essential elements in mastering Scrum. You work together with fellow students as a team in a series of Sprints to build a software application, thereby facing real-life problems. The mechanics, roles, and principles of Scrum are leveraged during the exercises. From its emphasis on the practical application of Scrum, the course exposes common missteps and misunderstandings so students grow a higher awareness of the associated symptoms. The course provides prescriptive guidance to avoid going off track and keep Scrum healthy.
- Have a clear understanding of the foundational elements of Scrum and their coherence
- Be able to take part in a Scrum Team
- Effectively deliver valuable software
- Leave the class with a handful of tips to identify common pitfalls and dysfunctions
- Fundamentals of Scrum
- The Scrum Framework
- Mastering Scrum
- Planning with Scrum
- Getting started
- Keeping Scrum healthy
Who should attend
Professional Scrum Foundations is excellent training for organizations, teams and anyone wanting to experience the way of working in Scrum. The course also provides the foundation of knowledge needed for role-focused training for Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, and Leaders within the organization. Whether you are getting started on your first Scrum effort or refreshing your knowledge, this course gives students the knowledge and direction to start using Scrum immediately after the class.
Certification & Assessments
All participants completing the Professional Scrum Foundations course will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) assessment. PSF class participants who attempt the PSM I assessment within 14 days of the class and do not score the pass mark of at least 85% will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost.
About the Scrum.org Trainers
David's professional experience spans roles of; Agile Trainer, Agile Coach, Scrum Master, Kanban Service Delivery Manager, Team Leader and Software Developer in a variety of industries, including finance, eCommerce, social housing and education.
David believes in servant leadership, and he values environments where empowerment, autonomy and flexibility enable teams to do the best work possible. He is committed to continuous learning and development in himself and others. He is passionate about getting the best out of teams and seeing people reach their full potential.
David is active in the global Agile community, including blogging, and speaking at conferences and meetups around the world.
Glaudia started her technology career in 2005 as a development team member in a Scrum team. Since then she has worked with software and non-software development teams in various capacities, from facilitating training and workshops to getting deeply involved ‘in the trenches’ with teams.
Glaudia is passionate about helping organisations identify how value to the customer is delivered, by evaluating what work is performed, by whom, where the bottlenecks and waste are, and what steps organisations can take incrementally to improve flow and deliver value.
Aside from being a Professional Scrum Trainer, Glaudia is also an Accredited Kanban Trainer with Kanban University.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is included in the price?
The price includes 2 days of Scrum.org training, and the PSM I assessment and certification.
How do I achieve the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) certification?
The PSM I certification is achieved by taking and passing an online assessment in your own time. It can be taken from any internet connected computer.
What is required to achieve the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) certification?
The PSM I assessment is consists of 80 multiple choice questions that must be completed in 60 minutes. The pass mark is 85%. The Professional Scrum Foundation course fee provides up to 2 attempts at the PSM I assessment.
What are the course hours?
The course starts at 09:00 and finishes at 17:00 (BST) on both days. We appreciate the intensity doing this course virtually, and will hold regular short breaks during the days to keep the training as optimal and engaging as possible.
How should I prepare for the course?
The only preparation required is to read the Scrum Guide.
Can I claim PMI PDU credits for attending the course?
Yes. You can claim 14 PDU's for attending a course.
What is the virtual platform this course will run on?
We willl use Zoom as a standard tool to run the course.
Where can I contact the trainer with further questions?
You can email us at email@example.com
Price: GBP 900
Early Bird Price: GBP 720 until Jul 5, 2020