Professional Scrum Facilitation Skills™ (PSFS)
In this one-day skill-building course*, participants will learn how to become better facilitators to improve interactions with their Scrum teams, stakeholders and customers. They will focus on how to adopt facilitation as a position and activate the Scrum values. Students will address a series of common Scrum-related scenarios by applying several facilitation techniques that they can add to their collection of agile practices.
They will create and leave with their own facilitation « plan » to improve their next team discussion or Scrum event.
-Develop the facilitation skills and mindset of a facilitator
-Learn the facilitation principles that experienced facilitators fall back on when interactions are difficult
-Understand the roles that facilitation principles and Scrum values play in improving healthy collaboration in Scrum teams
-Discover how facilitation can solve the difficult scenarios encountered by most Scrum teams
-Apply facilitation skills and techniques to improve Scrum events and other interactions
-Understand how to encourage diverse perspectives, while bringing the team together to make decisions
-Discover the elements of group dynamics and how they influence the decision-making process
-Leave the classroom with a toolkit of facilitation techniques and understand how to apply them in different circumstances