Certified Scrum Master (CSM®) Certification

Certified Scrum Master (CSM®) Certification is a globally acknowledged certification offered by the reputed Scrum Alliance. This coveted credential is offered to professional who prove their skills in scrum terminology, practices, and principles in the CSM Exam.

About Scrum Alliance
Scrum Alliance is a reputed body that offers Scrum Master Certification to professionals demonstrating their efficiency in Scrum technology. A Scrum Alliance authorized Certified Scrum Master training can be imparted only by a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST). CSTs are Scrum Professionals having extensive experience in using scrum who becomes Certified Scrum Trainers only after a rigorous evaluation process.

Preparing to become a Scrum Master? Take this test to know where you stand!

CSM Exam
CSM Exam candidates need to go through a CSM training by CST trainers and will have to take and pass an online exam after the training to get certified. CSM certification, similar to Agile and Scrum certification, enables professionals to enhance their proficiency in agile and scrum practices and gives them an opportunity to be a member of the Scrum Alliance for 2 years.

CSM Exam Syllabus

  • Overview of Scrum
  • Overview of a Scrum Project
  • The Scrum team
  • Product backlog
  • The Product Owner
  • Releases
  • Sprints
  • The Scrum Master
  • Enterprise Transformation

To view detail course agenda for Scrum Master CSM Exam preparation, click here.

Benefits of CSM Certification

  • Peer Learning and Live simulation application included of Scrum Terminology Scrum Practices and Principles
  • 2 years of membership of Scrum Alliance
  • Opportunity to contribute articles to the Scrum Alliance website

Certified Scrum Master CSM Certification by Simplilearn
Simplilearn offers extensive classroom training on Certified Scrum Master CSM Certification from highly experience CST Trainers. Along with the scrum master CSM Certification, you are offered:

  • A chance to maintain your PMP® or ACPSM Credential with CSM® Workshop and complementary e-Learning courses
  • 14 PDUs from 2-day of CSM classroom Workshop

Introduction to CSM Certification – Video

To know more about CSM training and get registered with Scrum Master CSM Certification, you can visit Simplilearn’s CSM Certification page. Explore more and rise up in the corporate ladder with a coveted Scrum Certification. 

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