Agile Scrum Master

Agile Scrum Foundation is a certification that validates a professional’s blended knowledge in Agile methodologies and Scrum practices. Agile Scrum is about working together to successfully reach the goal. Agile methodologies are popular approaches in software development and are increasingly being used in other areas. Scrum practices include establishing cross-functional and self-managed teams, producing a working deliverable at the end of each iteration or Sprint.

  • CCSD Certified
  • 3 Days Program
  • 90-minute exam – 40 MCQ Questions
  • 65% to Pass Exam

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Course Introduction
Exam Requirements and Weights

Agile Way of thinking
Introduction to Agile/Scrum: Agile

Manifesto, Three Pillars of Scrum
Why Agile: Advantages; Reduced time to value
What makes Scrum adoptions successful:


Balanced scorecard for Scrum teams
Other Agile frameworks
Different development methodologies
XP (Extreme Programming)

Accelerating value delivery through faster deployment: Linking Agile to DevOps


Scrum events and artifacts
Scrum Values – CFORC
Life-cycle of Scrum
Scrum events
Sprint planning
Sprint Review

Sprint retrospective
Daily standup meetings
Scrum artifacts
Product backlog
Sprint backlog

Sprint Deliverables
Definition of Done
Scrum roles
Scrum master and product owner roles
What they should and should not do
Attributes of good scrum masters or Product Owners

Failure modes
Team manager or developer role
Agile estimating, planning and monitoring
User stories and Epics
Writing “good” stories
Basics of prioritization
Value based prioritization
Kano model

Karl Wiegers Relative weight method
Velocity: How to find it and how to use it?
Release or roadmap planning
Units of Estimation: Story points and ideal time
Techniques of estimation: Planning poker and Affinity estimation
Methods of tracking Agile projects: Burndown charts, Kanban boards and other indicators


Agile on Complex projects
Scaling agile at enterprise level
Scaling the product owner and scrum master
Scaling the backlog

Coordinating multiple scrum teams
Scaled agile foundation (SAFe®) introduction
Agile in distributed teams
Where to apply agile (and when not to)
Tools for agile project management
Agile testing: Testing pyramid
Adopting Agile
Patterns for planning an Agile transition
Overcoming resistance to Agile
Towards self-organization
Organizational, Physical and cultural changes needed

Exam Preparation/Mock Exam


What are the course objectives?

  • This three-day course leads to the Agile Scrum Master certification. During the course delegates will get the opportunity to prepare for the exam and utilise our extensive database of practice questions. This course is a hands-on workshop-based course, with the requirement to deliver and be assessed on practical assignments during the course, topics included in this course are:

    Agile way of thinking
    Scrum master role
    Agile estimates, planning, monitoring and control
    Managing complex projects
    Adopting Agile
    Preparation for the examination

Who should take the course?

  • Project Management
  • Software development
  • IT Service Management
  • Business Management

    There are no prerequisites for this course.

Who is your trainer for the program?

  • Mr Gajendra Balasingam

We offer the following options:

  • Cash
  • HRDF Claimable
  • Maybank Ezpay (Up to 24 months @ 0% Interest)
  • CIMB Easy Pay (Up to 12 months @ 0% Interest)
  • Cash Installment (Case by case basis)

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