Course Description

  • What's the focus of this course?

    The Agile Scrum Foundation certification training is a certification that validates a professional’s knowledge in agile methodologies and scrum practices. Agile methodologies are popular approaches in software development, while scrum practices include software development by cross-functional and self-managed teams, producing working code at the end of each iteration or sprint.

    This course is accredited by Exin.

  • What are the course objectives?

    The Agile Scrum Foundation certification training is a certification that validates your knowledge in Agile methodologies and Scrum practices. Agile methodologies are popular approaches in software development, while Scrum practices include software development by cross-functional and self-managed teams, producing working code at the end of each iteration or sprint. You’ll become Scrum-qualified, enhancing your ability to develop and deliver high-quality products and apply Scrum concepts on the job.

    This agile certification course is accredited by Exin.

  • What skills will you learn?

    This agile certification course will enable you to:
    • Describe Agile methodologies
    • Discuss Scrum roles, ceremonies and artifacts
    • Plan, execute, monitor and track Scrum projects
    • Understand advanced Scrum topics
    • Absorb Agile philosophy and gain deep knowledge of Scrum
    • Effectively apply Scrum in your organizations

  • Who should take this course?

    The following categories of professionals can take the Agile Scrum Foundation certification exam and obtain the certification:
    • Individual contributors such as developers, testers and architects who are working on or likely to work on Scrum projects
    • Project Managers and Scrum Masters
    • Product owners, business analysts and customers of Scrum projects
    • Senior managers, process coaches or SEPG/QMG/PMO members governing Scrum projects
    • Professionals already proficient in any software development methodology

Course Preview

    • Lesson 00 - Course Introduction

      • 0.1 Course Introduction
    • Lesson 01 - Agile Scrum Concepts

      • 1.1 Agile Scrum Concepts
      • 1.2 Quiz
    • Lesson 02 - Roles and Rituals

      • 2.1 Roles and Rituals
      • 2.2 Quiz
    • Lesson 03 - Scrum Practices

      • 3.1 Scrum Practices
      • 3.2 Scenario — 1 Stand-up Meeting
      • 3.3 Quiz
    • Lesson 04 - Scrum Planning

      • 4.1 Scrum Planning
      • 4.2 Quiz
    • Lesson 05 - Scrum Estimations

      • 5.1 Scrum Estimations
      • 5.2 Scenario — 2 Planning Poker
      • 5.3 Quiz
    • Lesson 06 - Scrum Monitoring

      • 6.1 Scrum Monitoring
      • 6.2 Quiz
    • Lesson 07 - Advanced Scrum Concepts

      • 7.1 Advanced Scrum Concepts
      • 7.2 Quiz
    • Lesson 08 - Scrum Overview

      • 8.1 Scrum Overview
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Exam & Certification

  • What are the criteria necessary to take the Agile Scrum Foundation exam?

    There are no eligibility criteria for taking the agile certification exam, but the course is primarily targeted at Scrum Masters and Agile enthusiasts who are responsible for the successful use and/or roll-out of Agile and Scrum in a project or enterprise. Those who pass the agile exam with 65% or better will be awarded certification. Simplilearn’s Agile Scrum Foundation training course is designed to prepare you to pass the agile certification exam on your first attempt.

    It is useful if the candidates have:
    • An understanding of the basics of project management
    • Been closely involved with a project that builds or enhances a product
    • At  least 3 years of experience working in software development teams

  • How frequently does the exam fee change?

    Exam prices are governed by the certification body and can change. Price changes are typically announced at the end of the calendar year. 

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this course?

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this free Agile and Scrum Foundation Exam Practice Test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum.


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Craig Mincic Database Applications/Programmer at Northrop Grumman IT Health Professionals, Albany

The trainer tailored the material to meet the needs of students with varying skills and abilities. I found that Simplilearn has successful programs to accommodate people who are just starting out and upskill those looking to get ahead.

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Laine Technical Writer at Pethealth, Tampa

Very easy to follow and informative.

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Manjulatha Kamalraj Phoenix

Was very useful and served as a refresher.

Michael Rais
Michael Rais Lead Technologist, Architect, VP of Software Development at IPsoft, New York City

Very informative. Exactly what I paid for even though the cert is not a role rating in itself. I got a broader project perspective from this course, as variations on Agile were discussed, as well as best practices that I recognized from the field. I recommend the course.

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Shailesh Thanekar
Shailesh Thanekar Senior Manager, Houston

Content is very well designed and it is very helpful even for new learners. Thank You.

Joel R. Sosa-Rivera
Joel R. Sosa-Rivera Software Analyst, New York City

Course was informative, very well formatted and organized, lots of examples were provided. Pretty much all concepts were cleared. Overall pretty good training.

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This course was very helpful. Troy did a great job of learning about his audience and tailoring the course appropriately.

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Genevieve Gertz CMO @C3 International, Inc., Houston

I have already recommended your program to a couple of friends! Very Pleased!!!

Ken Wohlrob
Ken Wohlrob New York City

My overall experience with the training was good, the trainer seemed to have good knowledge on the subject and was able to present it well. The trainer made the live virtual classroom training very comfortable. And the content was very useful and it surely is a lot of learning in one day.

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Troy D. Beyer
Troy D. Beyer Albany

The training met my expectations in the areas of completeness and topic areas covered. The trainer was very professional and was able to talk in depth on the subject.

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Terry L. Hoiness Jr Fort Collins

Training was excellent – This seemed to cover more aspects than my previous SCRUM Master training had.  The instructor was well spoken, and the subject matter was clear and concise.

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Mandla Mahlangu Developer at Integritron Integrated Solutions, Pretoria

I am now able to challenge and correct my team at Integritron Integrated Solutions when they fail to follow Scrum principles. Simplilearn's ASF program included hands-on simulations that prepared me for the real world.

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Tatiana Stepanov Sr. Business Analyst @A+E Networks, Bangalore

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  • How does online classroom training work for this course?

    Agile Scrum Foundation Online Classroom Training is conducted via online live streaming of each class. The sessions are run by a Scrum Master certified trainer with more than 15 years of training and work experience in the domain. The class is attended by a global audience, enriching your learning experience for geographically diverse Scrum implementations.

  • What certification will I receive after completing the agile training online?

    After the successful completion of the agile training and exam you will be awarded the Agile Scrum Foundation certificate from Simplilearn. 

  • What is offered as part of the agile certification online training?

    As part of the agile training you will receive 5 hours of instructor led training to prepare for the agile certification exam.

  • What tools do I need to attend the training sessions?

    The tools you’ll need to attend agile training are:
    • Windows: Windows XP SP3 or higher
    • Mac: OSX 10.6 or higher
    • Internet speed: Preferably 512 Kbps or higher
    • Headset, speakers and microphone: You’ll need headphones or speakers to hear instruction clearly, as well as a microphone to talk to others. You can use a headset with a built-in microphone, or separate speakers and microphone.

  • Are the training and course material effective?

    Absolutely. Our Agile Scrum Foundation training course is designed to guarantee you’ll pass the agile exam on your first attempt. With a hands-on learning approach, the training not only gives you the confidence to pass the exam, but also helps you retain knowledge beyond the exam.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Will I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, view our Refund Policy.

  • I’d like to learn more about this training program. Who should I contact?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chat link. Our customer service representatives can provide you with more details.

  • Who are our instructors and how are they selected?

    All of our highly qualified trainers are working professionals and industry experts with at least 10-12 years of relevant teaching experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process which includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they qualify as Simplilearn trainers. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get agile certified in your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is being followed and help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

Course Advisor

Jeff Allen
Jeff Allen Project Management and Agile Expert, Consultant, Author

Jeff Allen is a highly regarded project management and Agile expert with more than 15 years of experience at large companies like Compaq and HP. As an Agile Coach, he has mentored over 5000 professionals globally.

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