Agile Excellence Master's Program

Fast-track your career as a skilled Agile professional with our Agile Excellence Master's program

  • Become an invaluable Agilist for enterprises
  • Accelerate career growth with Scrum Alliance and Scaled Agile, Inc. certifications
  • Build skills to apply SAFe in enterprise-level projects
  • Drive productivity with Jira and Kanban
  • Unleash quality and process enhancements through Six Sigma
  • Custom mentoring program for navigating unique challenges
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  • 450,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
  • 100 + Countries and counting

Accelerate Your Agile Journey

Embark on a transformative Agile experience with KnowledgeHut's Agile Excellence Master's Program. Unleash your potential and gain the advanced skills and knowledge needed to excel in the dynamic world of Agile. Whether you aspire to lead Agile teams, drive Lean-Agile transformations, or revolutionize project delivery, this program is designed to empower you.

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Highlights

  • 32 Hours Live Instructor-Led Training  

  • 16+ Hours of On-Demand Learning

  • Earn 32 PDUs and 32 SEUs

  • 8 Hours Guided Mentorship Program

  • Power-Packed Agile Learning Path

  • Rejoin Refresher Courses with 180-Day Grand Pass

  • Training by Experienced CSTs and SPCs

  • Activities, Real-World Simulations and Case Studies

  • High-Quality Complimentary Courses 

  • Complete Career Support with Job Boost 360

Why You Need the Agile Master's Advantage

Agile methodologies have become essential in driving innovation, boosting productivity, and ensuring successful project outcomes across various industries. From software development to finance, healthcare, marketing, and beyond, organizations are recognizing the value of Agile principles.

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The KnowledgeHut Edge

Learn from the Best

Learn from Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs) and SAFe® Practice Consultants (SPCs) in 32 hours of live, instructor-led sessions for real-world insights.

Flexible Self-Paced Learning

Access top-quality, on-demand content developed by renowned Agile experts. Learn at your own pace and shape your learning experience to fit your schedule.

High-Impact Learning Path

With guidance from our Agile Advisory Board, our experts regularly refine the curriculum and learning path to ensure real-world relevance and applicability.

Guided Mentorship Program

Tailored for novices and practitioners, the program offers personalized solutions and expert guidance for a confident journey into the agile landscape.

Complimentary Courses

Expand your expertise with highly rated complimentary courses that supplement your Agile learning and provide additional value to your professional development.

250,000+ Agile Professionals Empowered

With a solid track record of empowering over 450,000 professionals including 250,000 in Agile, we are your trusted partner in achieving your career goals.

prerequisites for Agile Excellence Masters Program

Prerequisites

  • 2-3 years of work experience in software development, project management, business analysis, or a related field is beneficial, but not mandatory.
  • A good understanding of basic Agile principles and practices and experience working in an Agile environment is typically required. This could be as a member of an Agile team, a Scrum Master, a Product Owner, or a similar role.
  • Candidates must possess the Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM®) or equivalent certification.

What You Will Learn

Advanced Scrum Mastery

Gain a deep understanding of Scrum, facilitate team collaboration, manage risks, and timely delivery of products.

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

Get equipped to apply SAFe in enterprise-level projects, synchronizing alignment, collaboration, and value delivery.

Kanban Proficiency

Understand advanced aspects of Kanban methodology, visualize work, limit work in progress, and maximize efficiency.

Jira Mastery

Acquire advanced Jira skills to create complex projects, manage intricate workflows, track issues, and generate reports.

Six Sigma Expertise

Immerse yourself in Lean Six Sigma with the LSS Yellow Belt and drive process and quality improvements and reduce waste.

DevOps Concepts

Gain a comprehensive understanding of DevOps, improve collaboration and increase deployment frequency.

Leadership and Coaching Skills

Develop advanced leadership and coaching skills, promote Scrum adoption across teams, and catalyze high performance.

Agile Project Management

Get equipped with the skills to manage Agile projects effectively, including planning, organizing, and managing resources.

Who Should Attend

Experienced Project Managers

Scrum Masters

Product Owners

IT Professionals

Quality Assurance Professionals

Business Analysts

Amplify Career Growth with Job Boost 360

Unlock new career opportunities, enhance your marketability, and accelerate your path to success.

Soft Skills Empowerment
  • Enhance Interpersonal Skills 
  • Develop Communication Techniques
  • Gain Leadership Skills
Career Elevation
  • Mentoring by Experts
  • LinkedIn and Resumé Building
  • Access 5000+ Hiring Partners
Interview Mastery
  • Mentor Guidance and Coaching
  • Effective Techniques and Strategies
  • Feedback and Tips by Experts

Your Path to Agile Excellence

Download Curriculum

In this experiential learning course, you will understand the five core competencies of the Lean Enterprise and the values of a Lean-Agile mindset. You'll learn to apply the principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and implement Agile Release Trains across multiple Agile teams. Learn to coordinate the delivery of large, complex solutions using a Lean-Agile approach and support a Lean Portfolio by understanding Lean Portfolio Management. By the end of the course, you'll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to lead the transformation to a Lean-Agile enterprise. 


Mode of Training: Live Instructor-Led Sessions


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the Five Core Competencies of Lean Enterprise
  • Embrace the values of a Lean-Agile mindset
  • Apply SAFe principles and practices
  • Coordinate across multiple Agile teams through Agile Release Trains (ARTs)
  • Deliver large, complex solutions using the Lean-Agile approach
  • Support Lean Portfolio Management
  • Lead the transformation to a Lean-Agile enterprise
Topics:
  • Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise: Achieving and Sustaining Competitive Advantage
  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset: Values and Leadership Approach
  • Leveraging SAFe Principles for Improved Productivity and Quality
  • Agile Release Trains: Aligning Teams for Mission and Vision
  • Coordinating Large Solutions with a Lean-Agile Approach
  • Implementing Lean Portfolio Management in an Enterprise
  • Leading Change: Guiding Leaders, Teams, and Scrum Masters in Agile Transformation

In this live, interactive course with real-world simulations, activities and case studies, you will learn all about the Scrum framework. Dive deep into the various roles, events, and artifacts, the roles of the Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Development Team. Understand the purpose of Scrum events such as Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective and Identify the components of the Scrum Artifacts like Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, and Increment. 


Mode of Training: Live Instructor-Led Sessions


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the Scrum framework, including roles, events, and artifacts
  • Describe Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Development Team roles
  • Explain the purpose of Scrum events like Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective
  • Identify Scrum Artifacts: Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, and Increment
Topics:
  • Applying Scrum Principles and Practices in Real-World Projects
  • Facilitating Scrum Events for Successful Objectives
  • Effective Management of Product Backlog and Sprint Backlog
  • Leadership and Collaboration in Leading a Scrum Team

Understand the principles and practices of Kanban. Learn to apply Kanban to visualize work and limit work in progress. Use Kanban to manage and improve the flow of work and implement feedback loops for continuous improvement. 


Mode of Training: 2+ Hours of On-Demand Learning


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the principles and practices of Kanban.
  • Apply Kanban to visualize work and limit work in progress.
  • Use Kanban to manage and improve the flow of work.
  • Implement feedback loops for continuous improvement.
Topics:
  • Principles and Practices of Kanban
  • Visualizing Work and Limiting Work in Progress
  • Managing Workflow with Kanban
  • Improving Work Flow Using Kanban
  • Establishing Feedback Loops for Continuous Improvement

Gain a comprehensive understanding of Jira and its core functionalities. Learn how to effectively track issues, manage projects, and customize Jira to fit your project needs. Develop the skills to administer Jira, including managing users, roles, and permissions. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and practical experience to utilize Jira efficiently, enhance project management, and drive productivity in your organization.


Mode of Training: 5 Hours of On-Demand Learning


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the fundamentals of Jira
  • Use Jira to track issues and manage projects
  • Customize Jira to fit their project needs
  • Administer Jira effectively
Topics:
  • Jira Fundamentals
  • Issue Tracking and Project Management
  • Customizing Jira for Project Needs
  • Administering Jira for Efficient Operations

Gain foundational knowledge of Six Sigma principles and fundamentals in our Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt course. Learn about process improvement methodologies and tools for enhancing performance. Develop skills in analyzing process variations and eliminating defects. Drive continuous improvement and operational efficiency with Six Sigma techniques.


Mode of Training: 6+ Hours of On-Demand Learning


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Six Sigma principles and methodologies
  • Gain insights into process improvement tools
  • Learn statistical analysis techniques for process optimization
  • Apply Six Sigma concepts to real-world scenarios
  • Develop skills to lead and facilitate Six Sigma projects
  • Prepare for Six Sigma certification exams
Topics:
  • Principles and Concepts of Six Sigma
  • Process Improvement Opportunities
  • Utilizing Relevant Tools for Improvement

Gain a solid understanding of DevOps principles and practices, and learn how to apply them for continuous integration and delivery. Explore essential DevOps tools for collaboration, automation, and infrastructure management. By the end of the course, you will have a deep understanding of DevOps and how to apply it to improve collaboration between development and operations, increase deployment frequency, and achieve faster time to market. You will be able to implement DevOps practices in your own team or organization and use it to improve workflow and productivity.


Mode of Training: 2 Hours of On-Demand Learning


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the principles and practices of DevOps
  • Apply DevOps for continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Use DevOps tools for collaboration, automation, and infrastructure management
Topics:
  • Principles and Practices of DevOps
  • Implementing DevOps for Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Continuous Improvement
  • Effective Utilization of DevOps Tools for Collaboration, Automation, and Infrastructure Management
  • Achieving Improved Deployment Frequency and Faster Time to Market

What Learners Are Saying

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Aiden Gorgio Project Manager
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KnowledgeHut's Agile Excellence Master's Program is a game-changer for Agile professionals. The program opened up new career opportunities and increased my earning potential. The practical skills gained improved my job performance. I highly recommend this program to advance your Agile career.

Attended Agile Excellence Masters Program workshop in June 2023

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Aarav Patel Manager Software Development
5

KnowledgeHut's Agile Excellence Master's Program is worth every penny. It provided me with the tools and knowledge to excel in Agile roles. The program improved my job performance and expanded my career options. Highly recommended for Agile professionals.

Attended Agile Excellence Masters Program workshop in June 2023

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Ananya Singh Software Tester
5

KnowledgeHut's Agile Excellence Master's Program exceeded my expectations. The comprehensive courses and certifications opened up new career opportunities for me. I highly recommend this program for professionals looking to advance their Agile careers.

Attended Agile Excellence Masters Program workshop in June 2023

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Liam Wilson Architect Software Developer
5

Investing in KnowledgeHut's Agile Excellence Master's Program was a game-changer for me. The program enhanced my skills and boosted my earning potential. The globally recognized certifications added credibility to my profile. I'm grateful for this transformative experience.

Attended Agile Excellence Masters Program workshop in June 2023

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Isabella Thomas Product Owner
5

I'm impressed with KnowledgeHut's Agile Excellence Master's Program. It offers a well-rounded curriculum and valuable certifications. The program's focus on advanced Agile methodologies improved my job performance and increased my job security. An excellent investment for Agile enthusiasts.

Attended Agile Excellence Masters Program workshop in June 2023

Frequently Asked Questions

Agile Excellence Master’s Training

An Agile Excellence Master is an individual who has attained advanced knowledge and expertise in Agile methodologies and practices. They have undergone comprehensive training and certification programs, demonstrating their ability to lead Agile transformations, coach teams, and drive organizational agility. An Agile Excellence Master possesses a deep understanding of Scrum, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Kanban, Lean Six Sigma, DevOps, and project management. They are equipped with the skills to apply Agile principles effectively, foster collaboration, and deliver high-quality results. Being an Agile Excellence Master signifies a commitment to continuous learning and the ability to drive Agile excellence within organizations. 

An Agile Excellence Master is responsible for leading Agile initiatives within an organization, driving the adoption and implementation of Agile methodologies, and ensuring the successful execution of Agile projects. Their responsibilities include: 

  • Agile Transformation: Leading and supporting the organization in adopting Agile practices and principles, fostering a culture of collaboration, continuous improvement, and innovation. 
  • Agile Coaching: Providing guidance and coaching to Agile teams, Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and other stakeholders, helping them understand and apply Agile principles effectively. 
  • Process Improvement: Facilitating process improvement initiatives, identifying bottlenecks, and implementing strategies to optimize Agile workflows and increase team productivity. 
  • Agile Project Management: Overseeing the planning, execution, and delivery of Agile projects, ensuring alignment with organizational goals, and managing project risks and dependencies. 
  • Stakeholder Management: Collaborating with stakeholders, including business leaders, product owners, and development teams, to ensure clear communication, shared understanding, and successful project outcomes. 
  • Continuous Learning: Staying updated with the latest Agile practices, attending conferences, participating in communities of practice, and continuously improving Agile knowledge and skills. 

Overall, an Agile Excellence Master plays a crucial role in driving Agile excellence, fostering a culture of agility, and ensuring the successful implementation of Agile methodologies within an organization. 

An Agile Excellence Master requires essential skills such as a deep understanding of Agile principles, effective leadership, and coaching abilities, change management expertise, facilitation and collaboration skills, problem-solving and adaptability, strong communication and stakeholder management, and a continuous learning mindset. These skills enable them to guide teams, drive organizational transformation, facilitate effective meetings, address challenges, communicate with stakeholders, and stay updated with Agile trends. By possessing these skills, an Agile Excellence Master can effectively lead Agile initiatives and contribute to the success of organizational transformations. 

To obtain an Agile Excellence Masters certification through the KnowledgeHut Agile Excellence Masters Program, you need to successfully complete all the modules and assessments included in the program. The program provides comprehensive training, hands-on exercises, real-world case studies, and expert guidance from certified instructors. By actively participating in the live instructor-led training, self-paced learning, and completing the assigned projects, you will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to earn the Agile Excellence Masters certification. Additionally, you will have access to a step-by-step guide curated by KnowledgeHut experts, which will help you prepare for the certification exams and increase your chances of success. 

The Agile Excellence Masters program includes certification exams as a part of its curriculum. One of the key components of the program is the Leading SAFe® training, which prepares you for the SAFe Agilist (SA) certification exam. This certification validates your knowledge and skills in implementing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and leading Agile transformations in large organizations. By successfully completing the certification exam, you can earn the SAFe Agilist (SA) certification, which is widely recognized in the industry and demonstrates your expertise in scaling Agile practices. 

KnowledgeHut offers a comprehensive Agile Excellence Masters Program that includes live instructor-led training, self-paced learning, hands-on exercises, and additional resources to support your certification journey. The cost of the Agile Excellence Masters certification may vary depending on the training programs included, and whether they are linked to a certification exam. Your location also makes a difference. 

To become an Agile Excellence Master, you can follow these steps: 

  • Gain foundational Agile knowledge: Start by familiarizing yourself with Agile principles, methodologies, and frameworks such as Scrum, Kanban, and Lean Six Sigma. Take Agile training courses or workshops to build a strong foundation. 
  • Acquire practical experience: Apply Agile principles in real-world projects and gain hands-on experience. Collaborate with Agile teams, work on Agile projects, and actively participate in Agile ceremonies to deepen your understanding and skills. 
  • Pursue advanced Agile certifications: Enroll in an Agile Excellence Masters program that offers comprehensive training in advanced Agile practices, leadership, and coaching. Earn certifications such as Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM®), SAFe Agilist (SA), and other relevant certifications. 
  • Continuous learning and improvement: Stay updated with the latest trends, best practices, and emerging methodologies in Agile. Attend conferences, join Agile communities, read books, and participate in continuous learning opportunities to enhance your knowledge and skills. 
  • Demonstrate expertise and leadership: Showcase your Agile expertise by successfully leading Agile projects, driving Agile transformations, and mentoring Agile teams. Actively contribute to the Agile community, share your knowledge through blogs or presentations, and seek opportunities to lead Agile initiatives. 

Becoming an Agile Excellence Master requires a combination of knowledge, practical experience, certifications, continuous learning, and effective leadership in Agile practices. It is a journey of continuous improvement and dedication to mastering the Agile mindset and methodologies. 

Pursuing a Masters in Agile Excellence offers several benefits: 

  • Enhanced career prospects: With a Masters in Agile Excellence, you become highly sought after by organizations that embrace Agile methodologies. You can pursue various roles such as Agile Coach, Scrum Master, Agile Project Manager, or Agile Transformation Lead, opening up a wide range of career opportunities. 
  • Advanced Agile knowledge and skills: The Masters program deepens your understanding of Agile principles, frameworks, and practices, equipping you with advanced knowledge and skills. You learn to effectively implement Agile methodologies, drive Agile transformations, and lead high-performing Agile teams. 
  • Competitive edge in the job market: Agile methodologies have gained significant popularity in the business world. By earning a Masters in Agile Excellence, you gain a competitive edge over others in the job market. Employers value professionals with advanced Agile expertise, making you stand out among other candidates. 
  • Improved project success rates: The program hones your ability to manage Agile projects efficiently, leading to improved project success rates. You learn to adapt quickly to changing requirements, ensure effective collaboration, and deliver high-quality results within time and budget constraints. 
  • Increased earning potential: Professionals with a Masters in Agile Excellence often command higher salaries due to their specialized skills and expertise. The demand for Agile professionals continues to grow, resulting in attractive remuneration packages and career advancement opportunities. 

Continuous professional development: Pursuing a Masters in Agile Excellence is a journey of continuous learning and professional development. You stay updated with the latest Agile practices, methodologies, and industry trends, ensuring you remain relevant and valuable in the ever-evolving Agile landscape. 

Overall, a Masters in Agile Excellence provides you with the knowledge, skills, and credibility to excel in Agile environments, unlock rewarding career opportunities, and contribute to the success of Agile initiatives within organizations. 

The Agile Excellence Masters program builds upon the foundation of the Agile Masters program by offering additional advanced modules to further enhance your Agile skills and expertise. While both programs include Leading SAFe training, Kanban for Software Project Management, Jira Certification (Foundation and Administration) Training, Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training, and Introduction to DevOps, the Agile Excellence Masters program equips you with the Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM®) Certification Training as well. 

Careers in Agile

Yes, the Agile Excellence Masters program is in high demand due to the increasing adoption of Agile methodologies in various industries. Organizations across sectors recognize the value of Agile practices in delivering projects efficiently, enhancing customer satisfaction, and adapting to changing market needs. As a result, there is a growing demand for professionals with advanced Agile skills and knowledge. The Agile Excellence Masters program equips individuals with a comprehensive set of Agile competencies, making them highly sought after in the job market. The program's focus on Scrum, SAFe, Kanban, Jira, Lean Six Sigma, DevOps, and leadership skills aligns with the evolving needs of organizations, making Agile Excellence Masters valuable assets in driving Agile transformations and achieving business success. 

Yes, obtaining an Agile Excellence Masters certification is worth it for professionals looking to excel in the field of Agile. The certification validates your advanced knowledge and skills in Agile methodologies, making you a sought-after professional in the industry. It demonstrates your commitment to continuous learning and professional growth, enhancing your career prospects and opening doors to exciting job opportunities. Additionally, the comprehensive training and practical experience gained through the Agile Excellence Masters program provide you with the necessary tools and insights to drive Agile transformations, lead high-performing teams, and deliver value to organizations.  

The salary range for professionals with an Agile Excellence Masters can vary based on factors such as experience, location, industry, and specific job roles. In India, professionals with an Agile Excellence Masters can expect a salary range of approximately INR 12 lakhs to INR 30 lakhs per annum. In the United States, the salary range for Agile Excellence Masters can vary significantly depending on factors such as location and industry. On average, Agile professionals in the US with a Masters degree can earn a salary ranging from $80,000 to $150,000 per year. It's important to note that these salary ranges are approximate and can vary based on individual circumstances and market conditions.