Upon completing this five-day course, students will be authorized to use the SEI Team Software Process (TSP) course suite to teach the PSP for Engineers, PSP Fundamentals, PSP Advanced, Introduction to Personal Process, Leading a Development Team, and TSP Executive Strategy Seminar courses to others in their organizations.
The PSP Instructor Training course focuses on how to teach the PSP and put it into practice and introduces the concepts of the Team Software Process. Specific course objectives include understanding how to effectively teach the PSP to others, how to grade student assignments and analyze resulting data, and the role of a change agent in introducing the PSP into an organization.
This course helps participants to
Before registering for this course, participants must
Students must bring with them the following portable computing equipment:
Please note: Beta versions of Microsoft Office products are not supported.
Students should review and follow the PSP IT course prerequisites and
the PSP authorization process. The process for becoming a
SEI-authorized PSP Instructor begins with the completion of the PSP
for Engineers, or PSP Fundamentals and PSP Advanced, course taught by
the SEI or an SEI-authorized PSP Instructor. Then students must
successfully pass a screening of their PSP for Engineers, or PSP
Fundamentals and PSP Advanced, course work to be accepted into the PSP
Instructor Training course. Students must complete the PSP Instructor
Training course within 18 months of taking the PSP for Engineers, or
PSP Fundamentals and PSP Advanced, courses. After becoming officially
registered, students should prepare for this course by reviewing their
own data. During the course, the students will prepare a brief
presentation of a PSP for Engineers, or PSP Fundamentals and PSP
Advanced, course module for the rest of the class.
The PSP Instructor authorization process is detailed on the SEI Partner website.
Students are given a notebook and a CD-ROM during the course. Additionally, students receive course notebooks, instructor guides, text books and other supporting materials for courses in the PSP course suite.
This five-day course meets at the following times:
Days 1-4, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Day 5, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Training courses provided by the SEI are not academic courses for academic credit toward a degree. Any certificates provided are evidence of the completion of the courses and are not official academic credentials.
Course Fees [USD]
U.S. Industry: $4800
U.S. Government/Academic: $3800
Carnegie Mellon University/Software Engineering Institute offices will be closed for winter break, December 23, 2016-January 2, 2017. SEI course registrations received during this period will be confirmed and enrollment completed on January 3, 2017.
This course may be offered by special arrangement at customer sites.