Professional Scrum Master


Offered through an affiliation with, this course is the standard course developed by Ken Schwaber, the originator of Scrum. The Scrum framework, mechanics, and roles are covered in detail and in the context of Scrum values optimize value, productivity, and total cost of ownership of systems and products. Students will learn through instruction and team-based exercises, and will be challenged to think on their feet to better understand what to do when they return to their workplaces.


Persons responsible for the successful use and/or rollout of Scrum in a project or enterprise.


2 day course. Workshop format. 50% or more exercises and discussions.

After class, attendees will have 14 days to take the Professional Scrum Master I online assessment, which consists of 80 multiple choice questions. If they score 85%, they will receive PSM I certification. The cost of the first attempt is included in the price of the PSM class. Subsequent attempts are $100 each. Students are also eligible for the PSM II certification test at a $200 discount. This discount does not expire.

Course Number SOPSM-4.2