Professional Scrum Foundation
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 students experience how the Scrum framework improves product development efforts.
What You Will Learn
Over the 2 days, students 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. Students work together 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.
Professional Scrum Foundations is excellent training for 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 and Developers.
Who Should Attend
The Professional Scrum Foundations course is the perfect introduction, reboot or refresher to Scrum. This course is for teams or anyone wanting to experience the Scrum way of working. PSF provides the base knowledge needed for anyone interested in taking role focused training. No existing knowledge of Scrum is required to attend.
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
Planning with Scrum
Keeping Scrum healthy
Certification & Assessments
All participants completing the Professional Scrum Foundations course will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) assessment. The industry-recognized PSM I certification requires a minimum passing score of 85%. If you attempt the PSM I assessment within 14 days of the class and do not score at least 85%, you will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is included in the price?The price includes course materials 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 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.
What are the course hours?Courses start at 09:00 and finish at 17:00 each day.
How many people will attend?Simon's courses are capped at around 10 attendees to ensure a premium experience.
How should I prepare for the course?The only preparation required is to read the Scrum Guide.
I'm not sure if I have enough experience to take the course. What should I do?Email the trainer at c3VwcG9ydCB8IGJlYWdpbGUgISBjbyAhIHVr and he will advise you.
Can I claim PMI PDU credits for attending the course?Yes. You can claim 14 PDU's for attending a course.
Can I pay via credit/debit card?Yes. Please select the 'Pay with Credit/Debit card' option when you register.
Can I register now and pay via invoice later?Yes. Email us at c3VwcG9ydCB8IGJlYWdpbGUgISBjbyAhIHVr with your details.
Where can I contact the trainer with further questions?You can email them at c3VwcG9ydCB8IGJlYWdpbGUgISBjbyAhIHVr
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