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Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Training

In our interactive and hands on Scrum Master Certification course, you will learn about the Scrum framework, how to apply Scrum to your projects, and how to navigate the cultural changes necessary to implement Scrum. The focus is on tasklevel tracking, the use of Burndown Charts to display daily progress, and Daily Scrum meetings, all together giving tremendous awareness about the state of the project at all times.

What you get

  • 2 Day CSM Live Instructor led course
  • Includes a light breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack provided on all days of training for in-person courses
  • Includes Exam Fee for CSM
  • Includes certification (2 attempts towards the CSM exam)
  • 2 Year Membership to Scrum Alliance

What you learn

The class is ideal for students that want to expand their knowledge of the Agile and Scrum methodologies and add a Scrum Certification to their resume. The Certified Scrum Master Course is best for a student that is looking for an introductory course to the Scrum framework and would like a deeper dive into the specific Scrum Master role.

What you earn

By attending the 2 day CSM course you will earn 16 PDU’s/SEU’s that can be applied towards further educational goals. To claim credits a code is provided at the end of the CSM course book.

FEATURED REVIEW

"Very helpful. Taught me new things and validated some prior knowledge\experience. The course was great - a lot of material for 2 days that was very informative. Course was great!"

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Duration

Duration

The CSM Course is a 2-day class. While most courses begin at 9 AM, some begin at 8:30 AM at the discretion of the instructor. Please check the registration page of the course you intend to attend for the correct start time. A light breakfast will be available 30 minutes prior to the start of class and Lunch is provided mid-day.
Course outline

Outline

  • General Knowledge
    • Agile Manifesto
    • Scrum Foundations
    • Sprint
    • Scrum compared to Waterfall
    • Significance of “Done”
    • Scrum compared to Waterfall
    • Scrum Values
    • Applicability of Scrum
  • Scrum Roles
    • Overview of Scrum Roles
    • Scrum Master: Responsibilities & Authority
    • Product Owner: Responsibilities, Authority, Constraints…etc.
    • Product Owner: The Team: Responsibilities, Authority, Teamwork & Characteristics
    • Impact on Traditional Roles
  • Scrum Meetings
    • Sprint Planning Meeting
    • Daily Scrum Meeting
    • Sprint Review Meeting
    • Sprint Retrospective Meeting
    • Release Planning Meeting
  • Scrum Artifacts
    • Product Backlog
    • Product Increment and the Definition of Done
    • Sprint Backlog
    • Burndown Charts
  • Integration
    • ScrumMaster Responsibilities and Skills
    • Scrum Simulation
    • Class Retrospective
What's included

What's Included

  • 2 Day CSM In-person Course
  • Includes a light breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack provided on all days of training for in-person courses
  • Includes Exam Fee for CSM Certification (2 attempts towards the CSM exam)
  • 2 Year Membership to Scrum Alliance
Prerequisites

Prerequisites

There is no required prior certificate, educational background, or work experience needed to participate in the CSM course, complete the exam, and receive certification.The Certified Scrum Master course is designed to introduce you to the basics of Scrum, and as such all backgrounds are welcome to join and achieve Scrum Master Certification.
Exam

Exam

In order to take the CSM exam, each student must attend the entirety of class. The CSM exam is administered online and sent via email after attendance is recorded and reported by your Scrum Alliance Instructor. The link is sent 24-48 hours after class concludes. You have 90 day access to take the exam and 2 attempts towards passing. The exam is 50 questions in multiple choice format. Upon starting the exam you have 60 minutes to complete it.
Cancellation

Cancellation

All cancellations or date changes must be made at least 10 days prior to the course start date or will be subject to a $150 late-move/cancellation fee. No-shows or same day move/cancellations are non-refundable.

PDU/Credits

PDU/Credits

By attending the 2 day CSM course you will earn 16 PDU/SEU that can be applied towards further educational goals. To claim credits a code is provided at the end of the CSM course book.

Claim PDU credits by using the CCR System. For detailed instructions please review page 10 of the CCR Handbook found https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/certifications/ccr-certification-requirements-handbook.pdf

Upcoming Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Courses

Location
Date
Price
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Boston, MA
Sep 10th - 11th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Minneapolis, MN
Sep 10th - 11th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Cary, NC
Sep 10th - 11th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Reston, VA
Sep 10th - 11th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Los Angeles, CA
Sep 14th - 15th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Austin, TX
Sep 15th - 16th, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Phoenix, AZ
Sep 16th - 17th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Morristown, NJ
Sep 17th - 18th, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Philadelphia, PA
Sep 17th - 18th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Denver, CO
Sep 17th - 18th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Atlanta, GA
Sep 17th - 18th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Nashville, TN
Sep 17th - 18th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Live Online
Sep 19th - 20th, 11:00 AM-7:00 PM ET
$895
Boston, MA
Sep 22nd - 23rd, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Washington, DC
Sep 23rd - 24th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
San Mateo, CA
Sep 24th - 25th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Minneapolis, MN
Sep 24th - 25th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Chicago, IL
Sep 24th - 25th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
New York, NY
Sep 28th - 29th, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Live Online
Sep 28th - 29th, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM ET
$895
Oakland, CA
Sep 29th - 30th, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Live Online
Sep 30th - Oct 1st, 12:00 PM-8:00 PM ET
$895
Live Online
Oct 1st - 2nd, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM ET
$895
Jacksonville, FL
Oct 5th - 6th, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895
Milwaukee, WI
Oct 5th - 6th, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Local Time
$895

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