Why become aCertified ScrumMaster(CSM®)?

Agile Project Management is gaining significant adoption across projects of diverse types and sizes. Certified Scrum Masters (CSM®) stand to earn better than their peers with a median salary in excess of US$ 110K!

Across industries, career opportunities for certified managers are expanding as their skills remain relevant and marketable. More and more organizations are adopting agile for their projects and Certified Scrum Masters are essential for successful scrum implementation. Scrum concepts are relevant for projects across different parts of the world making certified professionals sought after everywhere.
Scrum Master Certification Online training will help you learn the concepts, advantages and challenges of the Scrum methodology. With CSM certification, you will be able to identify and anticipate issues related to the practical implementation of Scrum in your organizations.

Who should join Certified Scrum Master Training?

  • Any professional looking to further their management careerwill benefit from this certification.
  • Professionals looking to implement Scrum in your organization or members of Scrum team, Scrum masters and product owners

Prerequisites for CSM® Certification Training

There are no specific pre-requisites for appearing for the Scrum Master Certification exam. However it is preferable that you are Scrum Developer Certified(SDC®) which is an entry level certification for team members who work in projects using agile methodology.

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  • 16 hours of Live Instructor Led Online sessions
  • SBOK™ Guide (SCRUM Body of Knowledge)
  • High Quality Videos
  • Get 16 PMI PDUs
  • SMC Certification Exam (Proctored Online Exam)
  • Online Certificate
  • Physical Certificate
  • Name Addition to SCRUM study Certification Registry

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  • SBOK™ Guide (SCRUM Body of Knowledge)
  • Get 16 PMI PDUs
  • Online Certificate
  • Name Addition to SCRUM study Certification Registry
  • High Quality Videos
  • SMC Certification Exam (Proctored Online Exam)
  • Physical Certificate

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Course Contents

  1. Introduction to Agile
  2. Overview of Adaptive Project Management
  3. and comparison with Waterfall
  4. History of Agile and Overview of the various methods of Agile Product Development
  5. Overview of SCRUM, characteristics of SCRUM methodology
  6. Advantages of using SCRUM
  1. Overview of SCRUM roles
  2. Product Owner- Roles and Responsibilities
  3. Scrum Master- Roles and Responsibilities
  4. Development Team- Roles and Responsibilities End of chapter quiz
  1. Overview of SCRUM process flow
  2. SCRUM Pre-project Meeting: overview, Product Vision development
  3. Product Backlog: overview, developing the Backlog
  4. User Stories: overview, layout, developing User Stories
  5. Release Planning: overview and guidelines
  1. Overview of Sprint Planning Meeting
  2. Objective definition and task estimation
  3. Sprint Backlog: overview, developing the Backlog
  4. Estimation of tasks: planning estimation game
  5. Product Backlog Grooming: overview, need, grooming process
  6. Acceptance Criteria for User Stories
  1. Daily Stand-up Meetings: overview, attendees
  2. Rules for conducting Daily Stand-ups.
  3. Sprint Burn Down Chart- description, relevance and advantages
  4. Sprint Review Meeting: overview, attendees, rules
  5. Sprint Retrospective Meeting: overview, attendees, rules
  1. SCRUM for large projects: implementation challenges
  2. Chief Product Owner: responsibilities and roles in large projects
  3. Transition to SCRUM: resistance to change, implementation considerations
  4. Mapping traditional roles to SCRUM
  5. Distributed teams in SCRUM
  6. Maintaining stakeholder involvement

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FAQs

CSM® is a sought after credential for managing projects that follow agile methodology. This certification provides the required credential which confirms that you have good understanding of Scrum and how it can be applied in organizations.

The certification will certainly help you do your job better and definitely boost your earning potential.

Though agile principles are generic and applicable in multiple industries and scenarios, the application of Scrum is direct fit in software and hence is mostly popular in software development projects.

There are no specific pre-requisites for appearing for the Certified Scrum Master (CSM®) exam. However it is preferable that you are Scrum Developer Certified(SDC®) which is an entry level certification for team members working in projects that follow agile methodology.

If you follow this training fully and with some dedicated self-study, you will be ready to appear for the CSM® credential exam by the end of the online training.

The candidate must attend two days training program by a Certified Scrum Trainer(CST) post which they can attempt the certification examination online.

You can get more details on CSM® certification at the Scrum Alliance website.

You will need to pass the CSM® exam online. To attain a passing score, you must correctly answer 24 of the 35 questions.

You will be eligible for 16 Scrum Education Units (SEUs) upon completion of this course.

SBOK stands for SCRUM Body of Knowledge – a comprehensive guide to deliver projects using Scrum.

Your CSM® credential is valid for 2 years. Along with your certification, you will also have access to a 2-year membership with Scrum Alliance. Through this membership you can join local user groups, online social networks, gain access to deep discounts on gatherings, and additional member-only resources.

You can login to your dashboard on the scrum alliance website (https://www.scrumalliance.org) and you will get options to renew your certification after paying the required renewal fee.

If you fail to clear the CSM® exam in one go, you may take it anytime within 60 days following your CSM® course free of cost. If you fail for the second time also, you are required to pay a fee of US$ 25 for appearing for the exam again.

Once you earn the CSM® credential, you could pursue other higher certifications relevant for Agile projects. You can get more details at the scrum alliance certifications web page ➔https://www.scrumalliance.org/certifications

You can pursue other project management certifications like PMP or PRINCE2 as well.