Creating enterprise agility through the Scrum Master role

Learn the basics of the Scrum Master role in coaching teams and leadership in Scrum in this one day course.

ZXM’s Scrum Master Essentials™ is a one-day course that deep-dives into the role of the Scrum Master and how to support the enterprise, agile teams, stakeholders and Product Owners, to deliver value with Scrum and its complementary practices.

Learning outcomes

Attendees will gain an in-depth understanding of the role and practices used by the Scrum Master to support enterprise agility.
  • How to get started with agile.
  • Scrum in a wider enterprise perspective.
  • How to facilitate Scrum events.
  • Supporting continuous improvement.
  • Coaching agile teams for maximum business results.
  • Scaled agile frameworks, including SAFe®, LeSS, Scrum @ Scale, and Nexus.

Who should attend?

  • New and existing Scrum Masters.
  • Project and Program Managers transitioning to Scrum.
  • Senior Managers.
  • Enterprise, Solution, and System Architects who will work with Scrum Masters to deliver enterprise-level continuous improvement.
  • Leaders who are supporting agile initiatives.
  • Business and internal stakeholders who will work with Scrum Masters.
  • Managers, team leads, Train Engineers, developers, and Product Owners who will work with Scrum Masters.

Topics covered

  • What is Agile?
  • The role of the Scrum Master.
  • Servant leadership.
  • Agile Product Management.
  • What is Scrum.
  • Empiricism – inspect and adapt.
  • Continuous improvement.
  • Effective Retrospective patterns.
  • Understanding systems thinking.
  • Visual management.
  • Optimising flow with Kanban.
  • Assessing team agility.
  • Coaching agile teams.
  • Coaching Product Owners.
  • Coaching business stakeholders.
  • Supporting leadership in enterprise and business agility.
  • Assessing team agility.
  • The Scrum Master in scaled agile frameworks.

About our course facilitators

Zen Ex Machina facilitators are experienced agile practitioners, trainers and coaches with 10 years’ experience with agile, as well as extensive applied experience with all aspects of agile frameworks, including Scrum, Lean, Kanban, SAFe®, Scrum @ Scale, Nexus, and LeSS.

Upcoming Training Courses

Nov 02
SOLD OUT – Certified agile leadership for Executives (PAL-E)
Hilton Brisbane – 190 Elizabeth St, Brisbane, QLD 4000
Nov 11
EXCLUSIVE EVENT: PSM Gathering
VIRTUAL ONLINE EVENT – 1 Mort Street, Canberra, ACT 2100
Nov 26
Professional Scrum Master certification (PSM I)
Virtual Live Event – 15 Edinburgh Ave, Canberra, ACT 2601
Dec 01
Professional Scrum Master certification (PSM I)
Virtual Live Event – 15 Edinburgh Ave, Canberra, ACT 2601
Mar 31
Agile Coaching with Advanced Scrum Master (PSM II)
Virtual Live Event – 488 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000

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