CSP-SM Study Material

CSP-SM Study Material

Updated: 4th November 2020

We will be building on a foundational familiarity with the material below during the interactive training. As such, being familiar with this material will accelerate and enhance your learning.

Even if you are generally familiar with a topic that an item below relates to, please read/watch this specific material on it.

Please put aside several hours for this.

CSP-SM Pre-work playlist on YouTube

For convenience, all of the videos in the list below are available as the CSP-SM Pre-work playlist. Note that that playlist does not include the non-video material in the study material list.

Full List of CSP-SM Study Material


If you have read an older version of the Scrum Guide than the latest one, please read the latest. Also review the changes.

Team Development

Lean Thinking



Systems Thinking



Software Craftsmanship



Thank you

That’s it. Thanks very much for investing in being well prepared and maximising the value that we can attain from our time together.

You will receive a calendar invite for a pre-course Orientation Call during which we can discuss any questions that you have about your preparation for the training sessions as well as the assignments. We look forward to seeing you on the Pre-course Orientation Call.