Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) Training (Virtual) – Guaranteed to Run

september, 2021

16sep(sep 16)9:00 am17(sep 17)5:00 pmCertified ScrumMaster (CSM) Training (Virtual) - Guaranteed to Run9:00 am - 5:00 pm (17)(GMT-04:00) View in my time Event Organized By: NextUp Solutions

Event Details

Join us for a full immersion into the concepts and practices of Agile and Scrum.

Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)

NextUp Solutions’ Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) class is a two-day, interactive learning experience that provides students a full immersion into Agile principles and the concepts and practices that define the Scrum framework.

What You’ll Learn

After completing this course, students will understand:

  • Agile overview
  • Developing solutions using iterative and incremental concepts
  • Inspecting and adapting via empirical process
  • Scrum framework
  • Scrum roles
  • Product backlog
  • Requirements management and backlog refinement
  • Product backlog items and user stories
  • Product increment and definition of done
  • Estimation
  • Sprint planning
  • Task board and daily scrum
  • Sprint review and retrospective
  • Scrum across multiple teams


Students who complete the class will be eligible to take the Certified ScrumMaster exam and become Certified ScrumMasters.

Additionally, this course allows students to claim 14 Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs)* as well as 16 Scrum Alliance Scrum Education Units (SEUs).

Who Should Attend

This course is appropriate for all members of the project team including developers, testers, analysts, project managers, etc. This course is also great for functional managers and executives who are interested in Agile methodologies and process improvement.

What’s Included

The cost of registration includes:

  • High-quality digital copies of reference materials
  • Exam and certification fees
  • Two-year membership to Scrum Alliance
  • Course certificate of completion


This is a live online (virtual) class. After registering, students will receive the Zoom weblink to join the training. We recommend that students download the Zoom web-based application prior to joining class.

About Your Trainer

Dr. Patrick McConnell is the Vice President of Agile Services at NextUp Solutions and a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) specializing in Agile transformation in the public sector and scaling agile frameworks. A criminologist by training, Patrick transitioned from developing geospatial applications in Agile teams to coaching and training Agile methods and frameworks. He has served as an Agile coach and trainer for over 50 U.S. Government organizations, as well as the states of Alabama, Maryland, and New York.

Cancellation Policy

Students submitting cancellation requests 10 business days or more prior to the start of the course are entitled to a full refund. Students submitting cancellation requests less than 10 business days prior to the start of the course will be offered a credit toward a future NextUp Solutions course of equivalent value, or a refund less a processing fee of $100. Should the organizer cancel the course for any reason, each registered student will be issued a full refund.

* PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


16 (Thursday) 9:00 am - 17 (Friday) 5:00 pm(GMT-04:00) View in my time