As Scrum relies heavily on collaboration, its principles and lessons can be applied to all kinds of teamwork. A Scrum Master plays an important role in an organisation to help the company and the team get the best of Scrum methodology. A Scrum Master also needs to inspire and encourage the team to learn from their experiences, self-manage themselves and continuously improve by reflecting on wins and losses.
IPM Scrum Master is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental concepts of the Scrum framework that can be applied immediately to the working environment.
At the end of the course, you will be ready to be a Certified Scrum Master with all the skills and competencies needed.
The examination takes place four days after the last day of the course. It lasts 45 minutes, from 7 pm to 7:45 pm. This examination also acts as a preparation for you to take the Scrum.org PSM I Examination, which is optional.
This examination is optional – only for you who wish to get PSM I Certification from the Scrum.org. Taking this exam is not included in the course fee and administration.
This course focuses on gaining an understanding of the Scrum framework and the role of the Scrum Master. Explaining the theory and principles behind Scrum will allow you to understand better the Scrum framework and how each part of it is tied back to the importance of Scrum values.
IPM’s Scrum Master Course also educates you on one of the most important project managerial skills- leadership. It better explains what kind of leadership role a Scrum Master has and what kind of skills and behaviours are required to become one.
The Institute is a specialist organisation dealing solely with the discipline of project, programme and portfolio management. Unlike other organisations, who offer a large variety of training programmes across many functional areas, our focus is purely on project management.
As a result, we attract experienced Lecturers who offer the most value to our attendees.
The Institute is globally recognised as Ireland’s premier project management certification authority. We are the national certification body for IPMA® certification, representing Ireland in IPMA’s federation of 70+ countries across 6 continents.
Update your CV and CPD log with a formal certification of your skillset as a Scrum Master. Having a certificate is of great value in a project management career as it will help prove you are qualified and set you aside from other candidates.
The Interactive Live Virtual Classroom offers you an immersive and engaging virtual learning experience where flexibility and interaction are key. You can participate in live weekly classes, interactive tutoring sessions as well as group discussions inside virtual breakout rooms.
Access additional course resources, playback your classes, connect with a global student community, brainstorm, be inspired and share ideas.
We appreciate that at times it can be challenging to balance work, family and personal commitments while staying relevant and on top of your professional development. Our expert-led distance learning team is here to help you stay relevant and connected anytime, anywhere.
The course runs for 2 days, from 9:00am to 5:00pm
The course fee is €750, which includes access to all course materials on the Student Hub, live expert-led virtual classes, recordings and unlimited support from our Student Success team.
It is our intention to run the course in the classroom again. However, as of this moment, the course is running fully online to follow health and safety guidelines.
A recording of each online lecture will be available for playback in the Student Hub for a limited period of time, so you do not need to worry about missing a class.
To get certified, you must pass the certification examinations, which will lead you to the following outcomes:
*Scrum.org PSM I Certification is optional, and an additional fee is required to sit the examination.
The course is assessed by a final examination, which takes place four days after the last day of the course. It will last 45 minutes, from 7 pm to 7:45 pm.
This examination is for obtaining the IPM Scrum Certification, and it is a good way to prepare yourself to take the Scrum.org PSM I Examination. That exam is optional. You can choose to take it if you wish to be certified by Scrum.org.
IPM Scrum Certification is the Institute’s own unique certification that incorporates all the Scrum concepts we believe are the most important for real-life situations. This certificate is more than just attendance of the course as you need to pass the exam in order to get the certification. The passing rate for the exam is 60%.
Taking an exam for IPM Scrum Certification also prepares you for the PSM I Examination by Scrum.org.
The examination fee for one attempt at the Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I) assessment is $150. For additional information, visit the official Scrum.org website.
Attempting the assessment for Scrum.org PSM I Certification can be done without attending the classes, but the exam is difficult, which is why preparation is required to achieve a passing score. By attending this course, you will get the practice you need to succeed and acquire not only Scrum.org PSM I Certification but also the IPM Scrum Certification.
For any additional information, visit the official Scrum.org website.