Professional Scrum Master Columbus, Sep 14-15, 2017

PSM

Course Overview

Professional Scrum Master (PSM) is the cutting-edge course for Scrum Masters and any leader supporting a software development team's efficiency and effectiveness. This 2-day course covers the Scrum basics, including the principles and theory underpinning the mechanics, rules, and roles of the Scrum framework. Based on these foundational insights, attendees learn how to use Scrum to optimize value, productivity, and the total cost of ownership of software products. Advanced thinking tools are introduced to support servant-leadership and behavioral shifts, working with people and teams, coaching and facilitation, and addressing the organization.

Students learn through interactive instruction and team-based exercises, and are challenged to think in terms of the Scrum principles to better understand what to do when returning to the workplace.

Price: USD 1500

Course Details

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Location

Columbus, United States

Date

Sep 14, 2017
Sep 15, 2017

More Information

Language: English

Professional Scrum Master (PSM) is the cutting-edge course for Scrum Masters and any leader supporting a software development team's efficiency and effectiveness. This 2-day course covers the Scrum basics, including the principles and theory underpinning the mechanics, rules, and roles of the Scrum framework. Based on these foundational insights, attendees learn how to use Scrum to optimize value, productivity, and the total cost of ownership of software products. Advanced thinking tools are introduced to support servant-leadership and behavioral shifts, working with people and teams, coaching and facilitation, and addressing the organization.

Scrum class team exerciseStudents learn through interactive instruction and team-based exercises, and are challenged to think in terms of the Scrum principles to better understand what to do when returning to the workplace.

Subject Areas

  • Scrum theory and principles
  • The Scrum framework: roles, rules, and artifacts
  • Done and undone work
  • Product delivery with Scrum
  • Working with people and teams
  • The role of the Scrum Master

Objectives

  • Students will have a clear understanding of the mechanics of Scrum and their coherence from the empirical foundation of Scrum
  • Students can act as a Scrum Master for Scrum Teams and stakeholders based on an in-depth understanding of servant-leadership
  • Students can effectively start up Scrum or increase its effectiveness if already underway

Who Should Attend

The Professional Scrum Master course is targeted to Scrum Masters, but the lessons are applicable to anyone in a role that supports a software development team’s efficiency, effectiveness, and continual improvement. If you are a leader in the successful use and/or rollout of Scrum in a project or enterprise, this course is likely to be a good fit.

Prerequisites

Attendees will be able to make the most of the class if they:

  • Have studied the Scrum Guide (required)
  • Have taken the Scrum Open (free online assessment)
  • Understand the basics of project management
  • Understand requirements and requirements decomposition
  • Have been on or closely involved with a project that builds or enhances a product
  • Have read one of the Scrum books
  • Want to know more about how Scrum works, how to use it, and how to implement it in an organization

Assessment & Certification

Upon course completion, attendees have the opportunity to take an online assessment of their skills and earn their Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) and/or Professional Scrum Master II (PSM II) certification.

What Is Included

  • Printed course materials
  • Breakfast and lunch both days
  • One free attempt at the PSM I assessment (does not expire) - a $150 value
  • One discounted attempt at the PSM II assessment (does not expire) - normally $250, discounted to $150

Scrum.org Professional Training NetworkAbout Our Trainers

Scrum.org maintains a defined curriculum for the Professional Scrum courses and selects only the most qualified instructors to deliver them. Each Professional Scrum Trainer is a practitioner and brings their experiences and areas of expertise to bear, but all students learn the same core course content. This consistency and quality helps students effectively apply Scrum in their organizations.

Additionally, Cardinal Solutions is officially recognized as a member of the Scrum.org Professional Training Network. This means we align with the Scrum Values, have Scrum.org trainers who teach a qualifying number of Scrum.org Professional Scrum classes, and are committed to improving the profession of software delivery in part by providing Scrum.org training.

What Our Students Are Saying

  • "Extremely useful materials I will take back to my teams."
  • "Loved the exercises! They kept the learning real and applicable."
  • "My favorite part was that the instructor could accommodate all levels of learning - novice to expert."
  • "Real life examples were so helpful and showed how to solve problems while staying true to the framework."

For More Information

If you have further questions or want to inquire about private and/or on-site classes, coaching, or group discounts, reach out to:

Venue

Cardinal SolutionsCardinal Columbus office

Cardinal Solutions
401 North Front Street
Suite 210
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Felicia Moser, +1-614-545-3860
fmoser@cardinalsolutions.com

Private classes, on-site classes, and group discounts are available!

Professional Training Network Provider

Cardinal Solutions

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