Participants are challenged to think within the Scrum framework, the underlying principles and values, and how they help guide Scrum Masters in the decisions they made.
Participants will also explore what practices, tools, skills, and stances make an effective Scrum Master.
This course will provide stories, exercises, facilitation techniques (such as “Liberating Structures”), resources, and more.
PSM II is an advanced course which helps participants to understand the stances that characterize an effective Scrum Master and servant-leader. The course dives deep into how Scrum Masters serve the Scrum Team, Product Owner, and the organization.
Participants will learn about areas critical to growing as a successful Scrum Master such as how the principles and values of Scrum help guide Scrum Masters in the decisions they make and how the Scrum Master can help change the environment of Scrum Teams, creating the conditions for agility to thrive. Participants will also explore related practices and skills which will enable them to have the right types of conversations and how to apply them to become better Scrum Masters.
- What makes an effective Scrum Master
- How to support the Scrum Team
- How to support the organisation
- Challenges of middle management
- Dealing with complexity and impediments
- Measurement in Scrum
- Successful product delivery and “Done”
- Facilitation techniques
Date & Time
Date: 28 Feb-1 Mar 2022
Time: 09:00 – 17:00 (Total 14 training hours)
HK$7,800 (May apply up to HK$5,200 subsidy)
* Maximum saving, with the final grant subjects to approval.
This course is an approved Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme (RTTP), which offers up to 2/3 course fee reimbursement upon successful applications. For details: https://rttp.vtc.edu.hk.
All participants completing the Professional Scrum Master II course will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum Master II assessment, and are also entitled to a 40% discount on the PSM III assessment. These industry-recognized PSM certifications require a minimum passing score on these rigorous assessments.
Who Should Attend?
This is an advanced course specifically designed for experienced Scrum Masters who have a thorough understanding of the Scrum framework. It is particularly beneficial for those with at least one year of Scrum Master experience.
Lorenz CHEUNG is the first Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) in Hong Kong, and is one of the 305 PSTs in the world Scrum Master. With experience working in Fortune top 500 companies in London and Hong Kong and technical / software engineering background, he has the practical experience on how to bring agility to Enterprise and help them to adopt and scale Scrum. Besides Scrum, he is also a practitioner of Kanban, Lean, Innovation, Design Thinking. He just led the team for Best Mobile App at Hong Kong ICT award 2016.