Scaled Professional Scrum

Scaled Professional

You will learn how to organize teams in scaled agile development around real products.

You will be introduced more than 50 agile practices, technical and organizational, for multi-team collaboration.

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Who should attend

Everyone who is involved in managing and coaching agile product development in multi-team setting using Scrum.

Target audience

  • Development managers, project/program managers
  • Scrum Masters and agile coaches
  • Product Owners, product managers
  • Everyone who participates in scaled product development

The SPS class expect you to have a fundamental knowledge of Scrum at the level of Professional Scrum Master.

Course objectives of
Scaled Professional Scrum

During the class you will simulate a large product development using Scrum, from product definition, forming teams, to running a whole Sprint, and learn principles of scaled Scrum and the Nexus framework.

What you will learn

  • How to cope with challenges of scaled, multi-team product development
  • How to reduce complexity and dependencies in scaled development
  • How to organize teams working on a common product
  • Why a common product backlog for all teams increases transparency and flexibility of development


  • Scaled Scrum is Scrum
  • Introduction to Nexus framework
  • Nexus Integration Team
  • Organization and coordination of teams around a real product
  • Team self-design
  • Managing dependencies in development
  • Product Owner role in scaled Scrum
  • Management role in scaled Scrum
  • How Nexus relates to LeSS, SAFe and other frameworks

Certification SPS

Globally recognized certification assessment Scaled Professional Scrum demonstrates excellent knowledge of multi-team product development in Scrum.

  • Test: 40 questions / 60 min
  • Pass mark: 85%
  • Lifetime validity, no renewal necessary

If you attempt the assessment within 14 days of receiving a code and fail, you will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost.

Why courses and certifications
from is one of the largest global organizations providing Scrum training and globally recognized certifications. In 2009 it was founded by Ken Schwaber, Scrum co-author. is on a mission of improving profession of product development .

  • Professional Scrum Trainers (PSTs) are selected based on demanding criteria to ensure their high quality, deep experience and knowledge.
  • Consistent training materials are created and maintained by the whole community of trainers and supervised by Ken Schwaber.
  • trainers bring to the classes their rich experience from real projects and agile transformations.
  • certification is not granted just for attending a class, but for passing a difficult assessment which proves your knowledge and experience.

Your trainers

Karel Smutný

Karel Smutný

Professional Scrum Trainer™<br/>LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainer Professional Scrum Trainer™<br/>LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainer
Professional Scrum Trainer™
LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainer

Karel is a team and organizational coach with more than 10 years of experience with Scrum adoptions and agile transformations. During that time he worked with more than 70 teams in dozens of companies of ... Show all

Magdalena Firlit

Professional Scrum Trainer™
Professional Scrum Trainer™

Magda is a Scrum trainer and agile trainsformations consultant. She has over 20 years of professional experience, 11 of which are in agile environments. Magda speaks regularly at agile conferences and uni... Show all

Course schedule
Scaled Professional Scrum

Day One Show agenda Hide agenda

Organizing Teams

  • Feature Teams vs Component Teams
  • Team self-design
  • Nexus Integration Team



Organizing Work

  • Impact Mapping
  • One Product Backlog
  • Multi-team Refinement

Nexus in Action

  • Multi-team Scrum, Nexus framework
  • Nexus Sprint Planning
  • Nexus Sprint Retrospective



Managing Nexus

  • Reporting progress
  • Improving performance
  • Related multi-team practices
Lenght of block 90 minutes
Total lessons 16 hours
Refreshment Yes
Exam Yes

The SPS class expects you to have a fundamental knowledge of Scrum at the level of Professional Scrum Master.

You will take away even more if you have (any) prior experience with multi-team product development.

Do you have a question? Contact us

Let us call and we will advise you.

You can reach us every business day at 9:00 to 17:00.

+420 222 553 101 [email protected]