Professional Scrum Facilitation Skills Certification (PSFS)

Develop a facilitator’s mindset and enhance collaborations with this international credential

  • Get proficiency in facilitation skills and become an efficient leader
  • Learn to enhance collaborations and achieve organisational  goals
  • Adapt best practices and techniques to handle real-world scenarios
  • 400,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops Every Month
  • 100 + Countries and Counting

Improve Your Skills as a Scrum Master

Want to improve your facilitation abilities as a Scrum Master to better facilitate conversations between the product owner, development team, clients, stakeholders, and executives? With this advanced Scrum Certification, you will learn to create an environment where Scrum values are fostered and business objectives are achieved in an impactful manner.

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Highlights

  • 8 Hours of Live Instructor-Led Online Sessions

  • Earn 7 PDUs on Course Completion

  • Real-World Simulations and Activities 

  • Six Months of Post-Class Career Guidance

  • Balanced Mix of Classroom and Practical Sessions 

  • Coaching by Top-notch Professional Scrum Trainers (PSTs)

The KnowledgeHut Edge

Experiential Workshops

Scrum activities, team-based exercises, practical case studies: High energy workshops with hands-on learning.

Expert Practitioners

Real-world tips and time-tested techniques for your Agile toolbox from expert practitioners. 

Updated Curriculum

Acquire the latest skills and understand all concepts easily with the latest curriculum from Scrum.org.

Continual Learning Support

Monthly webinars, e-books, tutorials, interview questions, and more to strengthen your learning.

Solid Foundation

Build a solid foundation for your learning through step-by-step guidance.

Post-Class Career Support

Get career guidance to overcome challenges and develop as developers in an Agile environment.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

This course is suitable for:

  • All Scrum Team members (Scrum Masters, Developers and Product Owners)
  • Scrum and Agile coaches and consultants

Who Should Attend the Course

Scrum Masters

Scrum Coaches

Agile Coaches

Consultants

Scrum Team members interested in learning facilitation to enhance team success

Schedules

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What You Will Learn

Facilitator's Mindset

Understand, learn, and develop facilitation abilities and a facilitator’s mindset.

Facilitation Principles

Explore the core facilitation principles that skilled facilitators rely on when dealing with challenging interactions.

Improved Collaborations

By defining Scrum events clearly, enable transparency and accountability and foster collaboration across teams.

Group Dynamics

Learn about the components of group dynamics and how they impact the decision making process across Scrum teams.

Facilitation Toolbox

Develop your arsenal of the best facilitation techniques and learn how to apply them in different situations.

Transform Your Workforce

Build Agile teams that Excel

We help companies navigate the complexities of business agility to deliver fast and responsively, adapt their organizational structure and culture, and innovate and disrupt markets.

  • 300+ Agile transformations facilitated
  • 150,000+ professionals skilled in Agile
  • Customized training solutions for business-critical skill development  
  • Agile coaching and consulting for organizational transformation 

500+ Clients

Curriculum

Developing an understanding of Scrum values such as Focus, Commitment, Respect, and Courage to be applied across organizations and creation of an environment surrounding them.

Understanding the roles of a scrum team - product owner, Scrum master, and developers to develop accountability among team members to achieve a shared goal.

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Getting complete context of Scrum events - Sprint, Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and the Sprint Retrospective and to practice each event at scale and understanding their role through the 3 pillars of Scrum  - transparency, inspection, and adaptation.

Understanding the 3 key artifacts - the Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, and Increment that allow practitioners to plan, execute, and review the Sprint.

Getting an understanding of facilitation principles - Participatory, Healthy, Transparency, Process, and Purposeful, and how each of them facilitation and collaboration at scale.

Frequently Asked Questions

PSFS Course

This 2-day interactive class is geared to provide you with advanced tools and techniques to scale Scrum in your organization and improve team collaboration. You will learn to: 

  • Get proficient with advanced tools and techniques of Scrum and Agile
  • Improve Scrum events and other interactions by using facilitation skills and tactics
  • Facilitate, coach, and drive the best results from Scrum teams in any environment
  • Stand out as a Scrum expert by enabling high team performance
  • Utilize facilitation to address relevant challenging situations faced by most Scrum teams.
  • Become an effective leader to resolve conflicts and drive collaboration
  • Promote diverse ideas and create a safe environment for the team to flourish
  • Lead change in across different environments or industries
  • Utilize principles that experienced facilitators apply during challenging interactions
  • Manage team dynamics and the optimize the decision-making process
  • Grasp the functions that the Scrum Values and facilitation principles play in fostering healthy collaboration.

The PSFS certification helps you:

  • Validate further commitment to continued excellence and quality in Agile and Scrum 
  • Demonstrates greater proficiency in Scrum 
  • Advance your career in Scrum with confidence
  • Stand out at interviews and leverage on career growth opportunities
  • Earn more than experienced non-certified peers
  • Network with industry leaders and Agile professionals 
  • Advance your agile journey by exploring other Scrum and Agile Certifications

PSFS certification is offered by Scrum.org to candidates who complete the Professional Scrum Facilitation Skills course by a Scrum.org Professional Training Network (PTN) member and clear the exam by securing a score of minimum 85%.

The PSFS course is ideal for all Scrum team members (Scrum Masters, Developers and Product Owners) in an organizational setting as well as Scrum and Agile coaches and consultants.

You can gain the PSFS Credential by following these simple instructions:

  • Enroll for the PSFS Course from a Professional Training Network (PTN) member of scrum.org
  • Complete the Professional Scrum Facilitation Skills course
  • You will receive a password from Scrum.org to take the PSFS assessment
  • Score a minimum of 85%
  • Congratulations! You are now PSFS certified and one step higher in your Agile journey

Workshop Experience

The PSFS workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through an immersive learning experience platform via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced Scrum practitioner.

Our instructors are experts with experience working in Agile environments. KnowledgeHut’s PSFS certification training is delivered by:

  • Professional Scrum Trainers (PSTs) licensed by Scrum.org to teach the official Scrum.org curriculum
  • Masters in Scrum who have immense experience in practicing, applying, and teaching Scrum principles across organzations. 
  • Expert practitioners of Scrum across a wide range of industries.

Our PSFS course is highly interactive — While the basic terms and concepts are covered adequately, most class time is dedicated to fun exercises, lively discussions, and team collaboration. We focus on practical solutions to real-world Scrum Master challenges drawn from decades of experience as product managers, Agile coaches, and Product Owners in Agile environments.

In an online classroom, students can log in at the scheduled time to live instructor-led sessions. You can interact, communicate, view, discuss presentations, and engage with learning resources while working in groups - all in an online setting. Our instructors use an extensive set of collaboration tools and techniques which improve your online training experience.

No, you cannot record the session. This program is available only through live and interactive trainer-led sessions. Recording the sessions is not allowed.

Yes, you can switch your start date with prior notice of at least 24 hours and subject to availability in the desired batch.