top

Certified Scrum Developer® (CSD) Training in Boston, MA, United States

You can change the way your Scrum team works! Join our CSD® workshop and lead your projects to success!

Contact Course Advisor schedules
  (Brochure)

Modes of Delivery

Classroom

Our classroom training provides you the opportunity to interact with instructors face-to-face.

Description

Regd. Education Provider

Certified Scrum Developer®(CSD) credential is a reflection of the holder’s technical assessment and grasp of Scrum principles. CSDs are in much demand for their specialized technical knowledge of Agile, and their commitment to continuous improvement. Our comprehensive course in CSD training helps you earn the Certified Scrum Developer credential that can demonstrate that you have a comprehensive understanding of Scrum principles, and have grasped Agile engineering skills.

The training is in two parts. In the first part which is for two days, participants are taught the Scrum framework, principles, roles and ceremonies and how to work in the Scrum environment. Holders of the CSM credential can skip the first part and attend the 3 day CSD Technical Track training alone. The second part is the three day CSD Technical Track training that offers theory and practical sessions on actual design and code samples. This training will help you grasp concepts in a clear and practical way.

As a CSD credential holder, you will have your own profile page on the Scrum Alliance website and can use a specially designed logo to highlight your credentials.

What you will learn?
  • Apply the fundamentals of Scrum
  • Set up standards and best practices for quick creation of quality software
  • Practice just-in-time development and avoid overdesign
  • Prevent any potential impediments to Scrum success
  • Write more extensible software by using object-oriented techniques
  • Support collaboration, pair programming, and cross-functional teams
  • Create software that supports an iterative process without unnecessary rework
  • Put in place better design alternatives
  • Support collaborative code ownership
You will also get:
  • 5 day classroom training by experienced Certified Scrum Trainers(or 3 day Technical Track Training for certified CSMs)
  • 40 PDUs and 40 SEUs upon completion of a 5-day Training / 24 PDUs and 24 SEUs upon completion of 3-day Training
  • Course Fee includes Scrum Alliance Certification Examination Fee
  • Certified Scrum Developer Certificate
  • Scrum Alliance approved course material
  • Downloadable e-book
  • 2-year membership with Scrum Alliance
  • 100 days free access to our Agile & Scrum e-learning program
  • Practical experience working with Scrum tools
  • Activities that include innovative games with Scrum, coding practice and multiple TDD examples using .Net and Java, examples of refactoring code and continuous integration code

Key Features

KnowledgeHut is a Global Registered Education Provider (REP) of Scrum Alliance
Comprehensive course conducted by Scrum Alliance Certified Instructors (CSTs)
40 PDUs and 40 SEUs( 5-day Training) OR 24 PDUs and 24 SEUs ( 3-day Training)
100 days free access to our Agile & Scrum e-learning program
2-year membership with Scrum Alliance upon getting Certification
Course fee inclusive of exam fee

Certification

Prerequisites :

In order to earn a CSD, we require at least five days of formal training taught by a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Provider (REP) and a Scrum Alliance Authorized Instructor.
CSM holders can skip the first 2 days and undertake the 3 day Technical Training alone.

Certification :

To earn a CSD credential, at least five days of formal training taught by Scrum Alliance REPs are required. Out of this:

  • A minimum of three days must be technical training through a three-day CSD technical skills course.
  • At least one day must be dedicated to the study of Scrum through an introduction to Scrum or a CSM course (please refer our CSM training brochure for more details).
  • Days 4 and 5 can be either completing a Certified Scrum Master certification OR attending a one-day Scrum elective course AND a one-day introduction to Scrum course. This 5 day course fulfils the minimum requirements for the CSD certification.
You must also demonstrate an understanding of Agile engineering practices by passing a CSD assessment provided by the trainer. The trainer will upload and pay the certification fees for students as they take CSD-track courses. If you are a Scrum Alliance member and a CSM and take a 3-day CSD Technical Track course, you will receive notification to accept your CSD license, and the CSD certification will be added to your profile. There is no need for you to apply. Your certification is good for two years.

If you are not yet a Scrum Alliance member at the time of the first CSD track course, then you will receive membership for one year. After you complete all CSD requirements, as listed above, you will receive CSD certification notification. Your certification is good for two years.
You must make a lifelong commitment to continuous improvement by incorporating Scrum principles and practices into your world of work.


Iteration1

  • Discussion on Essence of Agile
  • Discussion on Scrum Basic
  • Difference on Sprint

Iteration 2

  • Discussion on Scrum Roles
  • Discussion on Scrum Ceremonies
  • Difference on Scrum Artifacts

Iteration 3

  • Discussion on Acceptance Test Driven Development
  • Discussion on Behaviour Driven Development
  • Difference between ATDD, BDD, and TDD
  • Discussion on how BDD fits in Agile
  • Code example on BDD

Iteration 4'

  • Classroom Exercise on BDD
  • Discussion on Gherkin
  • Discussion on Best Practices for writing Feature File
  • Discussion on Fitnesse and Selenium

Iteration 5

  • Discussion on Agile Architecture and Design
  • SOLID design principles
  • Design Patterns
  • AntiPatterns
  • Code example on SOLID design principle

Iteration 6

  • Code example on SOLID design principles – Continued
  • Discussion on Collaboration
  • Customer collaboration
  • Team collaboration

Iteration 7

  • Discussion on Test Driven Development
  • Discussion on Unit Test Framework
  • Discussion on Red, Green and Refactor concept
  • Code sample on TDD

Iteration 8

  • Class room exercise on TDD
  • Introduction to Refactoring
  • Why and when to refactor
  • Class room exercise on Refactoring

Iteration 9

  • Discussion on Continuous Integration
  • Discussion on benefit of Continuous Integration
  • Discussion on Build Type
  • Discussion on Continuous Testing, Inspection, Deployment and Feedback

Iteration 10

  • Code demo on Continuous Integration
  • Exercise on TDD, Refactoring and CI
  • Recap

Our Students

"The course content covered most of the basics and went deeper into details when required. Good hands-on exercises with practical examples."

"Excellent trainer and with confidence I can handle all sorts of PM scenarios and can challenge your mindset. Very good customer service from KnowledgeHut."

"I learned much from this training session, the faculty had good knowledge of the subject matter and provided good learning examples."

"2days PMP training was very good, I got lot of inspiration from this training."

Shreerang Bhawalkar

Shreerang Bhawalkar

ADP Dealer Services
Milind Gawaskar

Milind Gawaskar

Design Managr at NEC
Jan Miko

Jan Miko

Senior Digital Manager
Ada Lee

Ada Lee

Marketing Director

Frequently Asked Questions

Our CSD Training and Certification is ideal for CSM Credential Holders who are:

  • IT professionals, supporting software development projects
  • Architects
  • Business Analysts
  • Developers
  • QA testers
  • Engineers
  • Project/Product Managers

Scrum is rapidly emerging as the desired approach to product development, and the Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) credential is given to those who have demonstrated through formal training and a technical assessment that they have a thorough grasp of Scrum principles. To succeed with Scrum, teams must have very specific skills and capabilities. They must be able to break down functionality into small blocks which fit into sprints, and develop high quality software that is flexible enough to be changed easily.

No, there is no online/virtual course for CSD. The CSD Certification requires in-depth knowledge of the Scrum essentials and its technical concepts, which you get from our certified experts who lead the workshop.

You will get 40 PDUs and 24 SEUs on completing the 5 day training toward your continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP and PMI-ACP certifications. Those who attend the 3 day Technical Track training will get 24 PDUs and 24 SEUs.

PDUs and SEUs are credits awarded by the Project Management Institute and the Scrum Alliance respectively. They recognize your dedication to the Project Management and Agile world through the award of credits for every educational effort you make throughout your career. At present, Scrum Alliance members who hold a Certified Scrum Professional®, Certified Enterprise Coach and/or Certified Scrum Trainer credential need to earn SEUs to get recertified. Every PMI® certification, except the CAPM®, requires you to earn a specific number of PDUs per three-year certification cycle.

No, your certification fee is included in the workshop fee.

Our comprehensive course in CSD training helps you earn the Certified Scrum Developer® credential from Scrum Alliance that can give you an edge over others. The theory sessions offer actual design and code samples while the hands-on sessions and exercises will help you grasp the knowledge in a clear and practical way. Moreover, as a CSD credential holder, you will have your own profile page on the Scrum Alliance website and can use a specially designed logo to highlight your credentials.

To earn a CSD credential, at least five days of formal training taught by Scrum Alliance REPs are required. Out of this:
• A minimum of three days must be technical training through a three-day CSD technical skills course.
• At least one day must be dedicated to the study of Scrum through an introduction to Scrum or a CSM course (please refer our CSM training brochure for more details).
• Days 4 and 5 can be either completing a Certified ScrumMaster certification OR attending a one-day Scrum elective course AND a one-day introduction to Scrum course.
You must also demonstrate an understanding of Agile engineering practices by passing a CSD assessment/evaluation provided by the REP/trainer. The REP/trainer will upload and pay the certification fees for students as they take CSD-track course. If you are a Scrum Alliance member and a CSM and take a three-day CSD-track Technical Course, then you will receive notification to accept your CSD license, and the CSD certification will be added to your profile. There is no need for you to apply. Your certification is good for two years.

Yes. If you are certified CSM, you can attend the three-day CSD-track Technical Course to achieve your CSD Certification. Once you complete the training, you will receive a notification to accept your CSD license, and the CSD certification will be added to your profile.

The CSD certification is valid for 2 years.

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

Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

Certified Scrum Developer® (CSD) Course in Boston, MA

Boston  is  a  major  economic  and  financial  hub  and  has  a  history  of  attracting  the cream  of  the  professional  world  to  be  a  part  of  their corporate  diaspora.  Boston  is renowned  for  its  tradition  of  encouraging  new  and  upcoming  entrepreneurs  into  the world  of  business  over  the  years  and  the  city  has  the  right  infrastructure  to  support upcoming ventures.  The number of  corporate  and  IT  start-ups  in  Boston have  been on  the  rise  leading  to  the  establishment  of  a  number  of e-learning  options.  The exponentially growing employment market of Boston contains numerous challenging opportunities  for  professionals  seeking  to  carve  out  a  niche  for  themselves  in  the corporate  world.  In  this  highly  competitive  landscape, to  help  professionals  stay relevant,   KnowledgeHut   offers   a   number   of online   learning   opportunities   for beginners and  professionals alike, and CSD  Certification  in  Boston is  well-suited for individuals choosing to become a certified scrum developer.

A New Alternative

The e-learning  modules Certified  Scrum  Developer  Training  in  Boston  are aimed at exposing the students to the concepts and techniques of software development in a scrum  framework. The CSD  Training  in  Boston  is  also  a  useful certification  for professionals looking to add to their existing professional repertoire to enable them to stay  ahead  of  their  peers.    The course  in  certified  scrum developer  provided  by KnowledgeHut   will   definitely   transform   you   into   a   valuable   asset   for   your organization.

Keeping Ahead of the Curve

The CSD  Course  in  Boston provides  comprehensive online  training  to  provide candidates  with  the  expertise  to  stay  ahead  of  the  curve with  respect  to  skills  as  a certified scrum developer. The intensive training provided to candidates ensures that they  will  stay  highly  competitive  in  their  work  place  and  allow  them  to  expertly navigate through issues that may arise in the course of programming.

Knowledge Hut Empowers You

The Certified  Scrum  Developer  Certification  by  KnowledgeHut  brings  you  close  to world-class training at  a  reasonable price.  The CSD  Course  in  Boston comes equipped with intensive training that will allow you to pass exams on the subject with relative  ease. KnowledgeHut  courses  are  equipped  with  world  class  faculty,  an interactive learning environment and vast resources that can be easily accessed.

other training

How We Can Help You

Course Details