The Advanced Scrum Master Class Professional Scrum Master II (PSM II) course is a 2-day advanced Scrum Master class designed to support Scrum Masters in their professional development. The PSM II course is intended for Scrum Masters with at least one year of experience who are looking to grow their knowledge and abilities as a Scrum Master. This course is one step in that journey. The course also includes a free attempt at the globally recognized PSM II Certification exam
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Professional Scrum Master II (PSM II) Training
*** Due to the COVID-19 outbreak some classes may be converted to live virtual (remote) delivery. ***
Level Up Your Scrum Skills.
This is the second part of the Professional Scrum Master (PSM) qualification, and it’s designed to raise you to a level of total Scrum mastery.
You’ll deepen your existing knowledge of the Scrum framework and Agile working practices, and, most importantly, learn how to get your team working in a completely Agile way
You’ll also be equipped with all the skills you need to teach Agile to others and to support your organisation with Agile practices, no matter what role or position you’re in.
The demand for agile skills is rapidly rising across all sectors. A recent survey revealed that 79% of global executives rated Agile working practices as a high priority.
Scrum is recognised as the best framework for implementing and managing Agile working, with Scrum Agile skills highly valued in the workplace. So, if you want to boost your career trajectory by gaining Agile skills, gaining Scrum Master certification is one of the best ways to do it.
As a report in the Harvard Business Review expressed it:
“What if a company could achieve positive returns with 50% more of its new-product introductions? What if marketing programs could generate 40% more customer inquiries? What if human resources could recruit 60% more of its highest-priority targets? What if twice as many workers were emotionally engaged in their jobs? Agile has brought these levels of improvement to IT. The opportunity in other parts of the company is substantial.”
All the evidence shows that introducing Agile working practices to any team, in any industry (not just IT), improves their efficiency, collaboration and productivity.
Projects undertaken by Scrum teams are 28% more successful than others (source: PwC).
With results like this, it’s no wonder that companies around the world, both big and small, are sitting up and taking notice.
So, whether you’re looking for an opportunity to master Scrum and spread it throughout your company, or you’re looking to progress your career in an Agile direction, this Scrum mastery course is just what you need.
What this course offers...
How to support teams to become more Agile and effective
How to change working environments to be more conducive to success
All the techniques needed to help other Scrum masters manage their teams
The art of cascading Agile working practices throughout your company.
You’ll get expert tuition and guidance from a Professional Scrum Trainer who will help you discover:
The secrets of effective Scrum Mastery
How to be a rock to support your Scrum team
How to spread Agile practices throughout your organisation
How to deal with the challenges of middle management
Techniques to deal with complexity and setbacks
Tips for measuring Scrum success
The art of successful product delivery and “Done”
The art of proactively standing back - facilitation techniques
If you want to benefit from Agile practices in your workplace, the best way is to use a proven, effective framework. Scrum is recognised as the industry-leading framework for Agility.
Achieve optimal productivity and career success with Professional Scrum Master II!
Advance your Scrum skills
Mastery is comprehensive knowledge and skill in a specific subject.
There’s never been a better time to become a Professional Scrum Master. Agility is more popular than ever, and continues to grow. Tech, engineering, IT, retail, manufacturing, government… you name it - every industry that relies on team-work is adopting Agile practices.
By training to become a Scrum expert you’re certain to get immediate benefits for you and your team. But you are also future-proofing your career. Your skills will be in demand wherever you decide to go, now or in years to come.
Scrum mastery also teaches you the principles of rapid learning and adaptability to change. These are invaluable skills in today’s fast-changing digital world.
Professional Scrum Master Training II
The training we offer at Fractal is unique.
As we still operate an active consultancy, we are at the frontline of applying Agile practices day-in, day-out. That puts us in a great position to train others.
We believe that a practical, hands-on approach is best, and wherever possible we use real-life scenarios to demonstrate and practice skills.
The course consists of 2-days of intensive training and practice.
Our course is delivered in a clear, easy-to-follow way that encourages deep-learning. The course facilitator is a fully-certified Professional Scrum Trainer, who provides support and guidance along the way.
Fractal Systems also offer ongoing support after the course has finished, so you won’t feel adrift once you completed it. We’ll help you to implement and sustain Scrum in your workplace.
We want you to walk away with deep knowledge of Scrum and a toolkit of powerful skills to begin using as soon as you return to work.
In the 2 days of Scrum.org accredited training, we’ll impart all the advanced Scrum skills you need. This means you’ll be in a position to not only lead Agile Scrum teams, but also help to create an organisational environment where Agile practices can thrive.
Our training comes directly from our experience of Agile working, and everything we teach comes with practical tips and advice.
What You’ll Get
2 days of in-depth and actionable training in advanced Scrum mastery.
Build on your existing Scrum knowledge and level up your skills.
You’ll be assisted by a fully-qualified Professional Scrum trainer.
All training materials provided in a printed and bound format to take away.
Refreshments, breakfast and lunch provided on-site.
Free invitation for the PSM II assessment on Scrum.org
Free lifetime membership of Scrum.org upon passing PSM II assessment
40% discount on the PSM III assessment.
Your name listed on Scrum.org upon passing PSM II assessment
Certification with industry-recognised PSM II logo to prove your achievement.
14 Project Management Institute (PMI) PDU credits upon course completion.
Am I Ready to level up my Agile skills and accelerate my career?
The Professional Scrum Master II course is an advanced course.
Therefore, you need to have a thorough working knowledge of the Scrum framework. It is recommended that you have at least one year’s experience as a hands-on Scrum master before enrolling on this course.
The training is structured in such a way that it will take you step-by-step through acquiring Scrum mastery.
The course includes:
In-depth discovery of Scrum theory and principles
Mastering the Scrum framework
The definition of “done”
Running a Scrum project - the practical aspects
Working with teams - enhance collaboration and interpersonal skills
Developing Scrum in your organisation
The role of the Scrum master - what’s expected of you upon completion.
What Our Students Say
"Jay trained and coached our group to using the Scrum framework to manage work across different investment and tech teams. His work is fundamental in building and maintaining our culture of transparency, continuous learning (adaptability), and scalability."
-Quantitative Researcher, Schroders Systematic Investments
"Jay is an amazingly passionate agile coach , with a wealth of experience and application. His training is fun, relevant and practical and goes beyond passing the test. Pleasure to work with."
-Principal Agile/Change Analyst at Schroders
After successful completion of the course, you’ll receive an invitation to take the PSM II assessment online. If you pass the assessment you’ll receive certification to say you’re a fully-certified Scrum master. This means you’re able to run Scrum projects, develop teams and enable the implementation and growth of Agile working practices.
Begin Your Journey to Scrum Mastery
There are many benefits to be had by mastering Scrum:
Increased efficiency, productivity and creativity
Highly collaborative and innovative teams
Career enhancement and personal development
Increased job opportunities
The list could go on and on.
If you want to get Agile and master the most popular framework in the world, sign up now using the link below.