Scrum Master Certified (SMC) Course

Our Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) course for anyone who is seeking a recognised, international Scrum Master Certification. This course is ideal if you want to become a Scrum Master (no experience needed), or if you already work in a Scrum Master role and would like to add to your certifications.

We cover the essential tools you need to be an effective Scrum Master. The course also prepares you to sit the SCRUMstudy Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) exam and achieve this internationally recognised certification. Study materials, exam and certification including a free copy of the SBOKTM Guide are included in the course price.

  • Course Benefits
  • Course Content
  • What is Scrum?
  • Scrum and Your Team

Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) Course Benefits

  • International Scrum Master Certification

    The SCRUMStudy Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) credential is a globally recognised and respected scrum master certification. SCRUMStudy is a global accreditation body for Scrum and Agile certifications. It is widely accepted by large, multi-national companies. Holding an SMCTM certification informs prospective employers that you have the skill and competence to implement scrum processes in their organisation.
  • All Costs Included

    Our price for Scrum Master Certified (SCMTM) includes 2 days, classroom training, all course materials, access to our learning portal with study and support materials, and your exam and certification costs.
  • Confidence to Implement Scrum Processes

    The combination of theoretical and practical learning during our Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) course ensures that you will gain confidence in your ability to both understand and apply Scrum processes within any project environment.
  • Comprehensive Scrum Framework Foundation

    Our certified scrum trainers will take you through each scrum knowledge area you need to become a capable scrum master. We begin with an overview of Agile project management and the Scrum framework. Next, we focus on the Scrum organisation and roles within a Scrum team. Once these elements are covered, we'll take you through each aspect of Scrum project phases and processes, and finish by showing you the scalability of Scrum.
  • Enhanced Career Opportunities

    Holding an established Scrum Master certification will open new paths for your project management career. It shows that your skills are both relevant and versatile.
  • Opportunity for Progression

    Once you have achieved your Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) and built a few years of experience managing scrum or agile projects, you'll be ready to progress to the Expert Scrum Master Certified (ESMCTM) level and increase your Scrum portfolio of qualifications.

Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) Course Content

 

Module 1: Agile and Scrum Overview

  • Introduction to Agile and Scrum
  • SBOKTM Guide Framework
  • Agile Manifesto
  • Agile Principles and Methods
  • Scrum Advantages
 

Module 2: Scrum Organisation and Roles

  • Core Roles
  • Non-core Roles
  • Product Owner
  • Scrum Master
  • Scrum Team
  • Popular HR Theories and relevance to Scrum
 

Module 3: Business Justification

 

Module 4: Quality, Change, and Risk Management

 

Module 5: Scrum Project Phases and Processes

 
  • Initiate: project vision, stakeholders, backlog, release, planning
  • Plan and Estimate: user stories, tasks, sprint, backlog
  • Implement: deliverables, daily standup, product backlog
  • Review and Retrospect: scrum of scrums, demonstrate and validate sprint, retrospect
  • Release: ship, retrospect
  • Inputs, Tools, Outputs, and Phase Data Flow Diagrams for each process in each phase
 

Module 6: Scaling Scrum

  • Scalability of Scrum
  • Scrum in Programs and Portfolios
  • Scrum of Scrums (SoS) Meeting
  • Transition to Scrum
  • Mapping traditional roles to Scrum
  • Maintaining stakeholder involvement
  • Importance of executive support
 

Module 7: Exam Preparation

  • Tips and guidelines for passing your exam first time

What is Scrum?

Scrum is the most popular form of Agile project management.

It is a team-based, flexible approach to managing projects that require frequent value-delivery and fast response to changing requirements.

What does a Scrum Master do?

A Scrum Master's top priority is to establish and maintain a productive, effective work environment for the Scrum Team and Scrum Product Owner, so that each project can be completed successfully. They are the key enablers, overseeing application of the scrum process to the project, helping to overcome any obstacles that crop up, and protecting the team from distractions.

Every Scrum Master must have a confident and complete understanding of scrum processes. By becoming Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM), you will gain the skills you need, and achieve an internationally recognised Scrum Master certification.

Why Choose Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) Training?

The Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) certificate is awarded by SCRUMstudy®, an established global provider of Scrum and Agile certifications. This certification is based on the comprehensive Scrum Body of Knowledge (SBOKTM) Guide.

Professional Development is a SCRUMstudy Authorised Training Partner (A.T.P.).

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In-Company Scrum Master Training

If you're serious about implementing a Scrum culture in your organisation, it's a wise move to train and certify several team members as Scrum Masters.

We run this Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM) Course for in-company programmes.

Why Choose In-Company Training?

  • Flexible Dates

    You choose the training dates that work best for your business calendar.
  • Focused Training

    Training is delivered to your team exclusively. We customise the content to incorporate projects and processes relevant to your business.
  • Convenience

    We come to you to deliver the training, cutting out travel time and cost for your team.
  • Cost-Effective

    Our complete Scrum Master in-company pricing structure works out as more cost-efficient than public course training when you have a number of candidates for training.

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