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Professional Scrum Master

Live Virtual Class, September 9-10, 2023

Class Overview



This course will run over two consecutive 8-hour days, with breaks.

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  Los Angeles Time  PDT zone 
  • 12:00 pm - 08:00 pm  New York Time  EDT zone

Professional Scrum Master (PSM) is a 2-Day / USA-WEEKEND (8 hours each day) course that 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. The course also includes a free attempt at the globally recognized Professional Scrum Master I certification exam (PSM I).

Who Should Attend

  • Anyone involved in product delivery using the Scrum framework
  • Anyone accountable for getting the most out of Scrum
  • Aspiring Scrum Master
  • Experienced Scrum Masters
  • Agile Coaches
  • Scrum Team Members
  • Managers

Not sure if you should attend? Contact to help find the right course for you. 


PSM I Class Overview


Course Objectives

  • A 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 adoption

Course Topics

  • Scrum theory and principles
  • The Scrum Framework
  • Done and Undone Work
  • Product Delivery with Scrum
  • Working with people and teams
  • The role of the Scrum Master

Certification & Assessments

All participants completing the Professional Scrum Master course will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) assessment. 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.

You are also entitled to a 40% discount on the PSM II assessment once passing PSM I. The industry-recognized PSM certifications require a minimum passing score.

PSM Cert

What's Included:

  • Live Virtual Activity-Based Learning
  • Course Materials: 
    •  Workbook
    • Access to full PSM 1 slide deck and complementary materials used during the course
  • 1 free attempt to earn your PSM I certification (Lifetime certification)
    • If you take the assessment within 14 days and you do not pass on your first attempt you will get a second attempt free. 
  • Membership
  • 40% discount on an attempt to earn your PSM II certification

Exclusive Bonuses (Only from Andreanna Marshall): 

  • Access to Project Academy Community- be a part of a growing Scrum Master community
  • 1:1 Coaching session - receive one free hour coaching session to discuss your topic of choice regarding scrum (Scrum coaching, exam coaching, etc.)

Class Details



Delivery Method

Live Virtual Class
Time Zone: America/Los Angeles
Start/End Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Start: September 9, 2023
End: September 10, 2023

Class Format



Project Academy

Registration & Price

Price: USD 1395

Two payment options: Single Payment OR Split Payments via Affirm, AfterPay or Klarna. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any prerequisites?

There is no required prerequisite to the PSM 1 course. It is designed to introduce you to the fundamentals

How should I prepare for the course?

The only preparation required is to read the Scrum Guide.

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 following the course. 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 comprised of 80 multiple choice questions that must be completed in 60 minutes. The pass mark is 85%. The course fee provides up to 2 attempts at the PSM I assessment.

How many people will attend?

Our courses are kept small to ensure a premium experience.

I'm not sure if I have enough experience to take the course. What should I do?

Come anyway!  There will be plenty of opportunities to practice and learn from the collective intelligence of the students.

Can I claim PMI PDU credits for attending the course?


Students of courses are able to claim Project Management Institute (PMI) PDU credit: 14 PDUs after attending the two-day Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Please note that PMI PDUs are earned for course attendance and not for passing a assessment. Students can claim PDUs under PMI’s "Education courses provided by other third party providers” category. You can claim your PDUs online at

Where can I contact the trainer with further questions?

You can email us at

 Video Content: 

Scrum Guide Audio: 

Project Academy Youtube Channel: 



Not Scrum Dumb Podcast (Weekly Videos):



This will be a Live Virtual Remote/Online Class. 

Training will begin promptly at the posted class hours.  

Full details on how to participate will be sent to you 1 week before the class and the same day if you register during the last week until course registration ends.