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Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™ (A-CSM™) Training
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Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™ (A-CSM™) Training

Your next step of Agile Mastery as a ScrumMaster!

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Modes of Delivery

Online Classroom

Collaborative, enriching virtual sessions, led by world class instructors at time slots to suit your convenience.

Classroom

Our classroom training provides you the opportunity to interact with instructors and benefit from face-to-face instruction.

Description

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The next step of Agile mastery after gaining the Certified ScrumMaster credential that will help elevate your status in the Agile community is the Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™ (A-CSM™) certification.  Not only will this credential enhance your Scrum knowledge and skills and help you keep your team on track,but will make your resume more marketable.
KnowledgeHut brings you a course that will help you understand all the learning objectives of the course and gain the certification. You will gain the practical expertise andenhanced skills to implement Agile in the workplace through interaction, facilitation, coaching, and team dynamics.

Those who cannot attend classroom training can opt for our online coaching program which lasts 7 sessions, in 7 consecutive weeks, plus an additional focused group coaching for continuous growth.

Prerequisites:
To earn an Advanced CSM, you must have an active CSM® certification with Scrum Alliance®,in addition to demonstrating at least one-year work experience specific to the role of ScrumMaster.

Certification:
Attending this workshop and completing all the learning objectives will help you gain the certification.

What you will learn:

  • Facilitate dialogue between the Product Owner, team members, customers, stakeholders, and executives.
  • Respond confidently when encountering resistance to change, lack of engagement, low motivation, and unavailability of key people.
  • Help your company adopt Scrum and support executives committed to Agile values.
  • Remove impediments that prevent long-term, deep adoption of Scrum and Agile practices by all parts of the business.
  • Explain the value of Scrum and Agile processes to skeptics.
  • Increase developer engagement to encourage greater accountability, commitment, and buy-in.
  • Extend the impact of Scrum throughout the organization.
  • Scale Scrum and Agile beyond a single team.
  • Leverage your learning to gain recognition and status as the local Agile expert in your company

You will also get:

  • Course delivered by experienced Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs)
  • Intensive exercises to give practical knowledge of Scrum tools and techniques
  • Preparatory material prior to each virtual session
  • Extensive reference material to advance further into the ScrumMaster role and the A-CSM Certification
  • Downloadable soft copy of the courseware shared directly by your Scrum Approved Trainer
  • Note that if for any reason you miss one of the above virtual sessions, an option to follow another online session is available to help you complete the entire coaching program and achieve your A-CSM certification.  


Key Features

KnowledgeHut is a Global REP of Scrum Alliance
Training is delivered by Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs) approved by Scrum Alliance
Complete all learning objectives and earn the Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™ (A-CSM™) title
Improve your Agile implementation skills
Make your resume more marketable with the credential
Online coaching program also available

VIRTUAL COURSE
Coaching Concepts

  • Coaching Stances
  • Key coaching skills and their application at personal and Scrum Team level
  • Agile coaching

Agile Facilitation

  • Divergent and Convergent Thinking
  • Facilitation techniques to navigate through Groan Zone and Divergent and Convergent phases
  • Decision making

A deeper dive into Lean, Agile and Scrum

  • Value, principles and practices to leverage as a ScrumMaster

Services to Development Team

  • Self-Organization and team Dynamics
  • Key attributes of effective teams
  • Coaching for high performing teams
  • DoD
  • Agile engineering practices

Services to Product Owner

  • The services around Product Vision and Strategy
  • Tools to bring customer needs into Product Backlog
  • Product Backlog Refinement tactics
  • The collaboration and its enhancement with Development Team

Services to Organization

  • Impediment Removal and its tactics & strategies
  • Agile scaling approaches and principles
  • Introducing new ideas
  • Tactics and tools for organization change

Personal Development

  • Coaching practices for personal growth actions
  • Pivotal conversation
  • ScrumMaster as Servant Leader

Meet Your Instructors

Our Students See All

I benefited from the two day classroom training for Safe PO/PM certification. It helped me to understand core concepts and enabled me to complete the certification.

Attended workshop in January 2018

Good set up by Knowledgehut, centrally located training venue, Good logistics support provided. Trainer ' Lizy' was good too.

Attended workshop in February 2018

Leading SAFe training was very good & learned overview of SAFe.

Attended workshop in February 2018

I enjoyed the mix of practical and theoretical learning. Great presenter. The course helped me to achieve my goal of become a SAFe Certified Scrum Master. I recommend this course to anyone who wants a piratical insight into the art/science of being a SAFe Scrum Master.

Attended workshop in January 2018
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Purnendu Ghosh

Architect at Happiest Minds Technologies from Bangalore, India
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Vikas Gulati

Founder & CEO at TekStance from Delhi, India
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Venkata Unnam

Project Manager at IBM from Bangalore, India
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Tim Wrathall

Lead Business Analyst at EnergyAustralia from Melborne, Australia

Frequently Asked Questions

This A-CSM course is targeted at people already experienced with Scrum and the ScrumMaster role and existing CSMs.

To earn an Advanced CSM, you must have an active CSM® certification with Scrum Alliance®, in addition to demonstrating at least one-year work experience specific to the role of ScrumMaster.

Yes, the A-CSM is also available as an online course.

Yes. The required work experience can be met before, after or during the course of your A-CSM training. Your education component can be completed while you earn work experience as a ScrumMaster. Remember that you will need to enter at least one year of your ScrumMaster work experience on your Scrum Alliance dashboard in order to gain the A-CSM certification. Go here to find Advanced ScrumMaster educational offerings.

The A-CSM™ credential is good for two years. The process for renewal of the credential is still being determined by Scrum Alliance.

An A-CSM™ certification validates your knowledge as an expert on Scrum processes, values and techniques. Not only this, it allows you to better perform within your team and organization by implementing agile techniques and tools. It allows you to make your resume more marketable and distinguish yourself in the marketplace. Stand out among your peers and project yourself as a highly valued professional.

Your instructors are Certified Scrum Alliance trainers who have years of industry experience. 

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding) Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: http://www.knowledgehut.com/refund

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