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Professional Scrum MasterTM (PSM) Training in Hamilton, Canada

Get a thorough understanding of principles and process theory at the base of the Scrum framework!

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Professional Scrum Master TM (PSM) provides learners the requisite tools and understanding to competently use Scrum in everyday teamwork. The training covers a broad understanding of basics of Scrum, and elucidates its practical approach besides Scrum framework and mechanics. The learning encompasses team dynamics, team motivation, conflict resolution and improved planning and estimation among other aspects.

The two-day course dwells on advanced topics that include use of Scrum at an enterprise level, designing retrospectives, tools and techniques and the mechanics behind a Scrum implementation. The training constitutes several practical exercises and case scenarios – all aimed to improve the participants’ learning. The Professional Scrum MasterTM (PSM) assessments serve to create a deep understanding of core practices and values of Scrum, and demonstrate that certified holders have the ability to effectively respond to complex situations that challenge them.

What you will learn
  • Motivate and lead a team of Scrum specialists who bring the advantages of Scrum to projects
  • Get a deep knowledge of the fundamental aspects, roles and attributes of Scrum
  • Understand the empirical foundation of Scrum
  • Act as Scrum Master by understanding servant-leadership
  • Learn to resolve conflicts and tackle challenges
  • Get hands-on experience by applying Scrum methodology to real projects
  • Ensure personal and organizational growth with professional training
  • Learn to address the changes Scrum requires in the organizational setup
  • Increase Scrum efficacy
You will also get:
  • Intensive and interactive workshop training
  • 14 PDUs and SEUs
  • Comprehensive courseware and exam prep support
  • Instruction from industry experts

Key Features

2 day workshop conducted by industry experts
14 PDUs and 14 SEUs
Comprehensive courseware on Scrum principles and functionality
Learn behavioral shifts required for increased effectiveness of Agile
Advanced thinking for inculcating servant- leadership values
Real-world examples and case studies to clarify core concepts

Certification

Prerequisites :
There are no specific prerequisites for attending this training or attempting the exam.
Certification
On successful completion of the Professional Scrum MasterTM course, candidates will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) assessment, and can subsequently go on to undertake level II and III. The assessments are conducted by Scrum.org and the certification is maintained by them.
The Exam
The PSM I, II and III level certifications are achieved on obtaining a minimum passing score in a rigorous assessment, which is held online.

PSM I holders understand the basics thoroughly, and are able to use globally accepted terminology and approaches to Scrum.PSM II holders have a deep understanding of the principles and processes that underpin Scrum methodology and can effectively apply Scrum in the organizational context. PSM III certification holders demonstrate a distinguished level of mastery over Scrum.

Immediately post the (Scrum.org) training, students will receive an email providing their password to attempt the certification assessment. If the student takes the assessment within 14 days and does not score at least 85%, they are entitled to a 2nd attempt at no cost. The 2nd e-mail with a new password will automatically be sent to the student.

This feature has been enabled to allow the candidate to inspect their level of knowledge and to reinforce the concepts dealt with in the Scrum.org training; viz. the importance of inspection, adaptation, and fast feedback cycles.

  • Scrum theory and principles
  • The Scrum Framework
  • The Definition of Done
  • Running a Scrum project
  • Working with people and teams
  • Scrum in your organization
  • The role of the Scrum Master

Our Students

"The course content covered most of the basics and went deeper into details when required. Good hands-on exercises with practical examples."

"Excellent trainer and with confidence I can handle all sorts of PM scenarios and can challenge your mindset. Very good customer service from KnowledgeHut."

"I learned much from this training session, the faculty had good knowledge of the subject matter and provided good learning examples."

"2days PMP training was very good, I got lot of inspiration from this training."

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Frequently Asked Questions

The course is relevant for advanced understanding of Scrum use and its practices. It is ideal for all experienced Scrum users to gain deeper understanding of the principles of Scrum or enhance their standards to being excellent Scrum Masters. This course is particularly beneficial for all those responsible for getting the most out of Scrum, such as Scrum Masters,managers, and Scrum Team members.

Effective Scrum Masters must have a deep understanding of best practices, terminology and values of Scrum. The three PSM certifications demonstrate that those who have achieved these levels are able to respond competently to challenging situations in the real-world context. The value of each certification is linked to the competency required to achieve it, and PSM holders are much in demand in the corporate world.

No, there are no prerequisites for attending the training and sitting for the assessment.

The PSM I, II and III level certifications are achieved on obtaining a minimum passing score in a rigorous assessment,which is held online.To learn more about each level,visit this link: https://www.scrum.org/professional-scrum-certifications/professional-scrum-master-assessments.

No, there is no online/virtual course for this. This training follows a very experiential format with plenty of exercises and hands on sessions that can be conducted well in a classroom format.

You will receive 14 PDUs and 14 SEUs.

SEUs are Scrum Educational Units, issued by the Scrum Alliance. SEUs are the mark of educational experience needed to earn the CSP (Certified Scrum Professional) certification.

PDUs and SEUs are credits awarded by the Project Management Institute and the Scrum Alliance respectively. They recognize your dedication to the Project Management and Agile world through the award of credits for every educational effort you make throughout your career. At present, Scrum Alliance members who hold a Certified Scrum Professional®, Certified Enterprise Coach and/or Certified Scrum Trainer credential need to earn SEUs to get recertified. Every PMI® certification, except the CAPM®, requires you to earn a specific number of PDUs per three-year certification cycle.

The trainers are highly qualified and certified instructors with many years of experience.

It is easy to enroll for classroom training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard; American Express or - via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: http://www.knowledgehut.com/refund.

Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

Professional Scrum MasterTM (PSM) Course in Hamilton

Located on the west end of Lake Ontario, Hamilton is home to the Royal Botanical Gardens, the Bruce Trail, Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, numerous art galleries, parks, and scenic vistas. With so many attractions, it is no wonder that the city features in several many TV and film productions and has a thriving film industry. While tourism accounts for a large share of the economics, manufacturing rules the roost with the Toronto-Hamilton region being the most industrialized section in the country. Known as the ?Steel Capital of Canada?, the city houses the Stelco and Dofasco, steel giants. Other companies that offer major employment include Hamilton Health Sciences, Chedoke Hospital, Hamilton Port Authority, GE, McMaster University, and several other organizations belonging to the retail, transport, banking, and engineering services. The city with its high employment rates, wonderful weather and rich historic and contemporary culture offers a great place to start a career. Professionals who wish to thrive in their career would find that they can do well here, with certifications such as PRINCE2, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CEH, CSPO, Scrum & Agile, MS courses and others. Note: Please note that the actual venue may change according to convenience, and will be communicated after the registration.

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