Learn Professional Scrum and How to be a Better Scrum Master

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Description

Professional Scrum Master - Advanced (PSM-A) is an advanced course helping students to
understand the stances that characterize an effective Scrum Master and servant-leader while diving deep into how they
serve the Developers, Product Owner and organization. The course then teaches students about related practices and
skills to enable them to have the right types of conversations and how to apply them to become better Scrum Masters.

As a Scrum Master, part of your role is to help management and other stakeholders across your organisation understand the benefits of
Scrum and Agile. Therefore, it is imperative that you have the information and background that is needed to gain credibility in order to be an effective change agent. Throughout the class, your facilitator will provide stories, exercises, facilitation techniques, resources and more.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how the Scrum Master can help to change the environment making it more conducive for Scrum Teams to be successful with greater agility.
  • Provide tips and techniques for the Scrum Master to work with the rest of the organisation in support of their Scrum Teams
  • Improve effects on the organisation of a successful Scrum Master
  • Developing strategies for addressing complex challenges in Scrum implementation.
  • Gaining insights into the role of the Scrum Master in promoting agility and continuous improvement.
  • Exploring advanced techniques for managing product delivery, backlog refinement, and stakeholder engagement within the Scrum framework.
  • Cultivating expertise in applying Scrum values and principles to diverse organisational contexts.

Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for the PSM-A course, however it is recommended that participants have:

  • Experienced as a Scrum Masters
  • A thorough understanding of the Scrum framework

Topics Covered

  • What practices, tools, skills and stances make an effective Scrum Master
  • How the Scrum principles and values help guide Scrum Masters in the decisions they make
  • How the Scrum Master acts as a servant-leader and improve their ability in this role
  • What the Scrum Master can do to support Development Teams and Product Owners to become more effective
  • Ways that the Scrum Master can help to change the environment making it more conducive for Scrum Teams to be successful with
  • greater agility
  • Provide tips and techniques for the Scrum Master to work with the rest of the organisation in support of their Scrum Teams
  • Improve effects on the organization of a successful Scrum Master
  • Dealing with team conflict
  • Removing impediment

What's Included?

  • All participants completing the Professional Scrum Master - Advanced course will receive a password to attempt the
  • Professional Scrum Master II (PSM II) assessment.
  • You are also entitled to a 40% discount on the PSM III assessment.
  • Lifetime certification - no annual renewal fee required.
  • Students of Scrum.org courses are able to claim Project Management Institute (PMI) PDU credit: 14 PDUs after attending a two-day Professional Scrum Master - Advanced (PSM-A) course.

Who will benefit?

  • Scrum Masters, Agile/Scrum Coaches
  • It is particularly beneficial for those people with at least one year of Scrum Master experience.

 

Why Alchemy?

At Alchemy Solutions, we take pride in delivering courses that not only adhere to standard course content but also offer practical insights drawn from extensive real word experience brought by our highly qualified trainers