Professional Scrum Master Baku, Oct 8-9, 2020


Course Overview

Important: If Covid-19 travel restrictions are NOT lifted, this class will be provided VIRTUALLY on the same training days.

PSM is the cutting-edge course for effective Scrum Masters and for anyone coaching a software development team toward increased efficiency and effectiveness. The course includes advanced thinking for servant-leadership and behavioural shifts and teaches what is at the heart of the Scrum and Agile movement.


The Professional Scrum Master I training is intended for people who work with Scrum and need to shape up their knowledge to better collaborate in a scrum team as a development team member or a Scrum Master. This training will provide a theoretical background and many, many practical experiences. The course also includes a free attempt at the globally recognised Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) certification exam.

Throughout the 2-day course, students are challenged to think in terms of the Scrum principles to better understand what to do when returning to the workplace. When you leave the training, you will be able to assess if your Scrum implementation is tailored in a correct way. We aim for people to understand “the why” and help you develop yourself, your teams and your company.

The PSM course is much more than just a set of slides and an instructor. In this course, students work on real-life cases with other classmates together as a team. This course is made up of discussions and hands-on exercises based upon real-life cases.



Good training structure, understandable delivery, lot of examples and practical activities. Thanks for training!

Igor Baibuss

Really energetic teacher, with much knowledge about the scrum framework and can relate it to our work environment.

Elwin Poelhekken

Excellent 2-day training/course. Learned a lot from Roland. His advice and training are very clear and to the point.

Remco Mooijweer


What you will learn.


  • What is the purpose of the Scrum Master?

Scrum theory and Principles

  • Complexity
  • Complexity and management style
  • What is agility
  • Empirical process control
  • The agile manifesto
  • Traditional project management
  • Agile product management

The Scrum Framework

  • Roles and accountability
  • Events
  • Artefacts

The Scrum Master

  • Servant Leadership
  • Scrum master responsibilities
  • Scrum master Skills

Done and undone

  • Technical debt
  • Creating a DoD

Product delivery with Scrum

  • Levels of planning
  • Product backlog
  • Refinement
  • Estimation
  • Techniques for Product backlog management
  • Techniques for estimating

People and teams

  • Scrum values
  • Starting op teams
  • Component vs feature teams
  • Team maturity stages
  • Leadership

Why choose PSM-I by Roland Flemm?

This training is provided by Roland Flemm. Roland has a broad experience as an entrepreneur and supporting Product Owners in the role of Scrum Master. He currently provides services as an Organisation Design Consultant and Scrum Trainer across Europe. He worked for many companies including ING Bank, Rabobank, Raiffeisen Bank Moscow, Backbase, ABN-AMRO, Independer, DSG, Thales,…) He is a strong facilitator and provides lively high speed and interactive training. Each session is tailored to contain everything you need to use in the daily life of a Scrum team. There will be lots of surprises, laughter and deep thinking.


When taking a class from Roland, your personal challenges will be addressed. With many years of experience and through numerous collaborations and research in neuroscience, Roland has enriched the training material designed to maximise your learning experience: The material covers the standard contents plus some, your understanding will be deeper and the retention will be better.

Roland provides after-care to prevent you from getting a “workshop hangover”.  You have the opportunity to stay in touch with Roland and your fellow candidates via a closed knowledge forum. Via this network of peers, many initiatives are initiated to support you with your challenges and to stay engaged.  

Price: EUR 950

Early Bird Price: EUR 850 until Sep 8, 2020

Course Details


Baku, Azerbaijan


Oct 8, 2020
Oct 9, 2020

More Information

Language: English, Russian, Ukrainian

Course Topic overview

  • 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

Professional Scrum Master certification

To become a Certified Scrum Master, the attendees need to pass the PSM-I exam. This is an online exam for which the price is included in the course.psm-1 badge

Preparation for the training:

To get the best Return on Investment on this training, participants are advised to:

  • Read the Scrum Guide.
  • Read a book about Scrum such as "Software in 30 days" or "Agile Project Management with Scrum".
  • Have some experience working with agile teams.

Additional information

The language of the training is English spoken. Russian and Unkrainian translators are in the class. Course material is in English.

The following is included in the training fee:

  • Registration fee at
  • A free attempt at the PSM-I certification exam
  • Official training material
  • Coffee, tea, soft drinks, lunch and various snacks


City centre of Baku.


If the Covid-19 regulations in Ukraine do not permit us flying into Baku, the training will be done ONLINE. If you choose not to participate, your registration will remain valid for the next LIVE opportunity. Contact AgileLeads to discuss.


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