CSM Certification Training in Chennai, India

Become an exceptional Scrum Master with real-time scrum activities and simulations

  • Get trained by a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Ally (REA)
  • Globally renowned Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs)
  • Earn 16 PDUs and 16 SEUs in just 2 days
  • Experiential learning with Case studies, Scrum Activities, Role plays, & Simulations
  • Progressive learning and support to further your Scrum knowledge

BECOME AN EXPERT SCRUM MASTER

Scrum, an Agile framework has been picking up momentum in creating innovation and improving productivity across organizations. A high-performing Scrum team always contributes to the success of an Agile project and the Scrum Master is the main person responsible for steering the project in the right direction. The Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) course boosts your confidence in implementing the Scrum framework effectively in organizations.

WHY YOU SHOULD GO FOR THE CSM CERTIFICATION


As a Certified ScrumMaster, you will be known as being part of an elite group engaged with Scrum Alliance. The members of Scrum Alliance are meant to be Scrum specialists, guiding the project teams to success. Here is why CSM certification should be a part of your skill set:

    • Based on the recent salary survey by Ziprecruiter, the average annual salary for the Certified ScrumMaster is $ 109,448 a year.
    • CSM certification enables you to work across major companies like IBM, Tata Consultancy Services, CapGemini, Honeywell, BOSCH, Accenture, Deloitte and many more in several job roles, such as:
      • Scrum Master
      • Delivery Lead
      • Agile Scrum Master
      • Program Manager
      • Project Manager
      • Agile Coach
      • Automation Engineer
      • Project Lead
      • Learn more about scrum master salary information.

    Today, most of the IT as well as non-IT industry majors are hiring candidates who are familiar with the Scrum framework. A Certified ScrumMaster can upscale an organization in the following ways:  

    • Guide team members through the product development
    • Help the team deliver quality products
    • Participate in the team activities with ease and also learn how to own a task
    • Resolve the impediments and enhance the team’s collaboration
    • Act as a change agent and enable a culture in which teams can flourish
    • Become a servant leader for Scrum teams that are involved in developing high-end products

    Scrum framework believes in ‘self-organization’. Making a career in Scrum as a Scrum Master will help an individual to-

    • Gain a high degree of proficiency in executing Scrum.
    • Contribute in creating a healthy work environment.
    • Earn the skills that make an individual immune to internal and external distractions.
    • Become self-motivated to escalate the performance of the team.
    • Get more job opportunities in IT as well as non-IT organizations with a good pay.

    Process to become a Certified Scrum Master

    Steps to become a CSM

    • Step 1: Follow an easy and hassle-free approach to register on KnowledgeHut, a Global REA of Scrum Alliance (SA).

    • Step 2: Take the 2-day CSM course and get instructed by Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs).

    • Step 3: SA will send you a link to create login credentials on successful completion of course.

    • Step 4: Click on the link received from Scrum Alliance and create your own login credentials.

    • Step 5: Take the 1 hour online CSM test which comprises of 50 MCQs by using those credentials.

    • Step 6: Score a minimum of  74% to pass the CSM® test, after completing the course.

    • Step 7: Once the test is cleared, you will be requested to accept a license agreement.

    • Step 8: After accepting it, you will receive CSM designation & a 2-year membership from SA. Also, refer to our getting started guide: How To Become A Certified Scrum Master.
    • Step 9: You have to renew the certification once every two years.

    What You Will Learn in this CSM Workshop

    Prerequisites

    There is no set of eligibility requirements to attend this Scrum Master Certification course and it can be taken by freshers or professionals who want to:  

    • Further their career in project management. 
    • Deepen their understanding of Scrum. 

    Our experienced CSTs deliver training in such a way that is suitable for both novice and experienced professionals. But, it is recommended that you have basic knowledge of using Scrum in a real-world context, in order to get the most from the training. You can do this by following the 1-day Agile and Scrum foundation training by KnowledgeHut. 

    Who Usually Attend CSM Training

    • Software Engineers
    • Product Managers
    • Project Managers
    • Team Leaders
    • Business Analysts
    • Development team members
    • Testers
    • Anyone who would like to build a career as a Scrum Master

    KnowledgeHut Experience

    EXPERIENTIAL WORKSHOPS

    Learn from real-world simulations, in-class activities and the rich experience of industry expert trainers. 

    ELITE PANEL OF CSTS

    Interact with accredited CSTs who also have years of experience as active Scrum practitioners across domains. 

    MENTORSHIP BY INDUSTRY EXPERTS

    Get real-world tips and time-tested techniques from highly qualified mentors with extensive industry experience. 

    GATEWAY TO SCRUM COMMUNITIES

    Get access to a wider community of active Scrum professionals and enhance your practical knowledge. 

    CONTINUOUS LEARNING AND SUPPORT

    Avail continuous support through monthly webinars, e-books, and conferences and keep pace with the industry. 

    POST-CLASS CAREER SUPPORT

    Get access to latest resources like tutorials, articles, interview QnAs, and case studies created by experts. 

    GLOBAL REA

    We are a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Ally (REA), having trained over 250,000 Agile professionals.  

    100% SUCCESS GUARANTEED

    Crack your exam in the very first attempt with our 100% Success Rate and 100% Money-Back Guarantee! 

    CSM Course Curriculum from Scrum Alliance

    Get familiar with the 12 principles and 4 values stated in the Agile Manifesto through our popular in-class activity- “Draw and demonstrate”. Herein, you will be asked to form groups and illustrate all 12 principles pictorially.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Explain the 12 principles and 4 values listed in the Agile Manifesto.
    • Demonstrate the benefits of “responding to change” in Agile over “following a plan” in traditional project management.
    • Describe how the Scrum values (courage, focus, commitment, respect, openness) relate to the Scrum artifacts, events, and roles.
    • List and explain the three pillars in Scrum ― Transparency, Inspection, Adaptation.
    • Explain the differences between framework and methodology and understand why Scrum is called a framework.
    • List 5 ways to develop an Agile mindset.
    • Illustrate 2 differences between Agile and Scrum and explain why these two terms cannot be used interchangeably.

    Topics covered

    • Agile Manifesto
    • 12 Principles
    • 4 values
    • Scrum Foundations (5 Scrum Values)

    Learn more about the three roles in Scrum with role-based activities. Each group will play a simulation game called “candy catch” that will have three iterations. The Scrum Master and Product Owner (chosen by group members) will coordinate and help the team achieve the highest target within the shortest time.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Conduct a retrospective to list 3 techniques to improve the performance and turnaround time.
    • Explain the roles and responsibilities of a Scrum Master and a Product Owner.
    • List 3 differences between a Scrum Master and a Product Owner and understand why these two roles should not overlap.
    • Discuss how a product owner acts as a bridge between the development team and the stakeholders.
    • Understand why a Scrum Master is not an active participant but a facilitator in the Scrum events and ceremonies.
    • List 3 demerits of having a development team of less than 3 members or greater than 10 members.

    Topics covered

    • Scrum Master roles and challenges
    • Product Owner roles and responsibilities
    • Development team roles and responsibilities

    Take part in the Scrum Paper Plane game and learn how the 5 Scrum ceremonies work. There will be 3 sprints, each lasting 15 minutes. You need to prepare the user stories that will cover the features and functionalities along with acceptance criteria.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Explain the “why” and “how” of sprint planning, daily scrum, sprint review, and retrospective.
    • Understand why the scope and duration of a sprint are fixed.
    • List 3 ways to avoid sprint backlog spillover.
    • Define sprint goals and discuss 5 benefits of having a sprint goal.
    • Understand how the Scrum Master and the Product Owner should coordinate with the team and list 5 points to improve such communications.
    • Discuss 3 damaging impacts of sprint cancellation and how to avoid it.
    • List 10 sprint anti-patterns (E.g. sprint cancellation, variable sprint length) and understand how these impact the delivery and turnaround time.

    Topics covered

    • Sprint planning
    • Daily Scrum
    • Sprint Review
    • Sprint Retrospective

    Experience how scrum works in real projects with our simulation game “Crime Teller”. The activity will be divided into 3 sprints, wherein the participants will actively employ Product backlog refinement among other scrum artifacts to solve a given “crime” story.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • List and demonstrate 5 salient features of a well-formed product backlog (E.g. estimated, prioritized).
    • Discuss 2 responsibilities of the Product Owner, Scrum Master, and the Development team in creating and maintaining a product backlog.
    • The objective of having a product backlog and best approaches to product backlog refinement.
    • Analyze and discuss the ideal time and capacity to be dedicated to product backlog refinement.
    • Demonstrate 3 activities (E.g. budget and timeline, release schedule) that take place during a sprint review.
    • List 5 sprint review anti-patterns (E.g. delayed   acceptance) and their negative impacts

    Topics covered

    • Product Backlog
    • Sprint Backlog
    • Product Increment

    Learn about Scrum life cycle by taking part in the “coin game”. The participants will be linking ceremonies to create effective sprint goals. This module will focus on the common challenges in sprint execution and enable team members to improvise.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Explain the difference between resolution meetings and daily standups.
    • Explain the benefits of collaborations with product owners.
    • List 3 demerits of over collaboration of the product owners.
    • Demonstrate 3 ways to break the barriers and collaborate
    • Demonstrate creation of sprint burndown chart
    • Explain 3 approaches to increase efficiency in the team

    Topics covered

    • Sprint Execution Planning
    • Flow management
    • Resolution meetings
    • Communication (Taskboard, Sprint burndown chart using story points, hours effort)

    Play the “Marshmellow Tower” game and learn more about daily scrum and sprint retrospective in real scrum projects. The tallest tower built with the minimum raw materials and in the shortest time frame will win. Acceptance criteria will be defined by the instructor.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Explain the importance of 15-minute timebox for daily scrum meetings.
    • List 3 differences between traditional meetings and daily stand-ups.
    • Describe 2 roles played by the Scrum Master, Product Owner, and the Development team in daily scrum.
    • List the 3 critical questions pertaining to the daily scrum agenda.
    • List 2 responsibilities of the Scrum Master, Product Owner, and the Development team during the sprint retrospective.

    Topics covered

    • Activities in daily scrum
    • Activities in sprint retrospective

    Familiarise yourself with Definition of Done (DoD) and Acceptance Criteria with the “Crazy Juggler” game wherein you need to pass a fixed number of balls to non-adjacent team members within a certain time frame and collect them in a paper bag once marked as “done”.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Explain Definition of Done at three levels ― user story (e.g. writing code), sprint, and release (e.g. preparing release notes).
    • List 3 benefits of Definition of Done and explain why it can evolve over a certain period of time.
    • Prepare a checklist (with a minimum of 7 entries) of an ideal DoD.
    • Mention 3 risks associated with an ill-formed DoD.
    • List 5 characteristics of good acceptance criteria.
    • Understand who all should be involved in drafting the acceptance criteria.
    • List 3 negative impacts of not following the acceptance criteria.

    Topics covered

    • Definition of Done for a feature (user story or product backlog item)
    • Definition of Done for a sprint
    • Definition of Done for a release
    • Definition of Done vs. Acceptance criteria
    • Done vs. Done-Done.

    Acquaint yourself with the Definition of Ready with our Lego blocks game wherein the attendees will be asked to build a city out of Lego building blocks. The “definition of ready” checklist for the final deliverable will be determined by the instructor.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Create an ultimate checklist of Definition of Done.
    • List 3 negative impacts of an ill-formed Definition of Done.
    • Identify at least 3 benefits of a shared Definition of Done for multiple teams working on the same product backlog.
    • List 2 ways to improve Definition of Done.
    • Clearly understand the differences between “done” and “done done”.

    Topics covered

    • Definition of Ready for user story
    • Definition of Ready for sprint

    Play the self-organization game “Human Knots” by forming teams of 5-6. Groups where team members can untie themselves first win. The time frame for this activity will be decided by your instructor. Each team will have a Scrum Master and Product Owner chosen by group members.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Define and understand the steps involved in release planning.
    • List 3 benefits of a well-organized release planning.
    • List 3 outputs of release planning.

    Topics covered

    • Definition of release planning
    • Who takes part in release planning
    • Steps in Release planning
    • Output of Release Planning

    Acquaint yourself with the Sprint Burndown Chart concepts by taking part in the ball point game. There will be 5 iterations and the number of points being expected at the end of the release will be communicated to the team.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Define and understand sprint burndown chart.
    • List 3 primary reasons to use a burndown chart.
    • Learn how to create and calculate a burndown chart.
    • Explain how to adjust upcoming sprints based on the burndown.
    • List 3 critical information obtained from a burndown chart.
    • List 5 merits and 2 demerits of using a burndown chart.
    • Understand 5 common errors that lead to misleading information in burndown charts.

    Topics covered

    • Definition
    • Why and when to use a sprint burndown chart
    • Information obtained from sprint burndown chart

    Take part in the ball point game and understand the in-depth concepts of release burn-up charts and why Scrum teams use them. There will be 5 iterations and once the sprint is completed, the team will put a mark on the release burn-up as to how many points are completed.


    What you will learn

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Understand the importance of having a release goal (based on historical data and agreement).
    • Demonstrate the importance of release burn-up in understanding the current status.
    • List 2 differences between burndown and burn-up charts.
    • Explain how to adjust release planning (if needed) based on the burn down.
    • Tell one primary advantage of a burnup chart over a burndown chart.  

    Topics covered

    • Definition
    • Features
    • How to create a release burn-up chart (steps)

    Topics covered

    • What is product planning
    • What is product vision
    • How to create a product backlog
    • Product Roadmap 
    • Minimum Releasable features (or) Minimum Marketable Features 
    • Minimum Viable Products

    Be a part of the Lego Building Blocks game wherein participants will be asked to write user stories for every activity involved. The game will entail 3 iterations and attendees will prepare user stories that will cover the features and functionalities along with acceptance criteria. 


    What you will learn 

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • Define and explain user stories and understand the importance of user stories in real-time projects.
    • Explain the 3 Cs in user stories.
    • Discuss the importance of acceptance criteria and list 3 scenarios that might arise when the acceptance criteria are not met.

    Topics covered

    • What are user stories?
    • Structure/format of user stories
    • INVEST criteria

    Learn more about the “what” and “how” of Agile estimation with our in-class Agile board game “Scrumble”. In an interactive setting, this game will let you analyze the common challenges faced by Scrum team members during implementing different estimation techniques in Agile.


    What you will learn 

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • List and demonstrate 5 benefits of Agile estimation.
    • Understand the 7 popular Agile estimation techniques and decide which one is the best for your project.
    • Discuss 3 benefits of Relative Estimation and Planning Poker.
    • List and explain 3 common mistakes made while using Relative Estimation and their negative impacts.
    • Discuss in detail the 5 critical steps in Planning Poker. 

    Topics covered

    • Definition
    • Benefits of Agile Estimation
    • Agile estimation techniques

    Know everything about planning poker from our popular poker card estimation game. Team members/estimators have to privately select one card and the value on each card would represent the story point. Once all cards are revealed, the values need to be discussed.


    What you will learn 

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to-

    • List 5 benefits of planning poker estimation technique.
    • Decide the best sequence for the values (story points) on cards for your real-time projects.
    • Discuss in detail the 5 critical steps in Planning Poker. 
    • List 3 points to heed for employing planning poker for distributed teams.

    Topics covered

    • Definition
    • Benefits
    • Participants
    • How to play planning poker
    • Planning Poker rules

    JOURNEY OF A CERTIFIED SCRUM MASTER PROFESSIONAL


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    FAQs

    Frequently Asked Questions on CSM® Training

    Here is why you should choose KnowledgeHut to help you get CSM certified: 

    • Global Registered Education Provider of Scrum Alliance 
    • 250,000+ professionals trained on Agile and Scrum 
    • Renowned CSTs approved by Scrum Alliance 
    • 24/7 support 
    • Best-in-class workshop experience 
    • 100% Money-Back Guarantee 

    Looking to know everything about CSM certification training with KnowledgeHut? Check out this blog! 

    Our enthusiastic and dedicated trainers bring with them decades of experience practicing Scrum and Agile at scale in organizations across the world in a wide range of industries.

    As highly skilled professionals with vast experience in delivering courses, our instructors invest their time in understanding the various challenges involved in enterprises and know what is required to succeed in the fast-paced and dynamic world. They make it a point to keep themselves up to date on developments and trends in their respective fields and work hard at transferring their learnings to you in a way that helps you build expertise in your field and get ahead in your career. 

    The venue will be listed on the KnowledgeHut website under the selected workshop on our Schedules page. If it is not, then you may reach out to our Support Team on support@knowledgehut.com. 

    We provide a hard copy of the courseware for our classroom participants. 

    Our CSM training is live and is available in both Live Instructor-Led Virtual and Classroom Training formats. Please check our Schedules page for more details. 

    We offer a variety of discounts with the dates and time that fits your requirements. The larger the group*, the larger the overall discount. Our discounts vary depending on various factors such as size of the group, training location, etc.


    The process of enrolling for CSM classroom training is simple. The payment can be made through different options by using a debit/credit card which includes MasterCard, Visa Card, American Express or through PayPal. Acknowledgment will be issued automatically via email to the candidates once payment is done. 

    To ask further questions, please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have! 

    With our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee policy, you are assured of the highest standards of quality. At KnowledgeHut, we strive to ensure that your learning experience with us is beyond reproach. However, if for any reason your expectations are not met, we will refund the course fee in accordance with our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee policy

    KnowledgeHut has trained over 250,000+ Agile professionals with a 100% success rate. Our goal is to have you succeed in your CSM exam in the very first attempt too. Until you achieve your goal, you’ll receive comprehensive exam prep support every step of the way. However, if you do not clear the CSM exam, we will refund 100% of your money as per the following: 

    1. If you attempt your CSM exam on the last day of training and do not pass it on the first or second attempt (both taken on the same day), we shall refund your course fee within 7 working days. 
    2. You must initiate a refund request by writing to us via email within 7 days of purchase. 

    More About CSM® Certification Benefits

    CSM Career

    Yes, it is! Scrum is the world's most popular Agile Framework that is adopted by organizations across various sectors like IT, Retail, E-commerce, Energy, Automation, etc. Certified ScrumMasters are in demand in Chennai across industries for their collaborative abilities and servant leadership that drive the success of a project and lead to the timely delivery of products.

    Enrolling in a Scrum Master Certification in Chennai will help you widen your understanding of Agile methodologies and Scrum principles and advance your project management career. 

    Gaining your Scrum Master certification will give you the necessary skills to work more effectively with your scrum team. The CSM training in Chennai will equip you with the following abilities: 

    • Encourage self-organization by serving as a facilitator and servant leader. 
    • Protect the team from internal and external distractions 
    • Ensure a good relationship between the product owner and the team 
    • Effectively lead team members through the product development 
    • Enhance team collaboration and help resolve conflicts 
    • Interpersonal Skills for effective communication 
    • Remove barriers so teams can concentrate on tasks and comply with Scrum principles. 
    • Set up an environment where the team can perform more effectively 
    • Evaluate team progress 
    • Participate in team activities with ease
    • Act as a change agent and promote a culture where teams can flourish 
    • Become a servant leader for Scrum teams creating high-end products. 

    The CSM certification is a globally recognized title that validates your skill as a Scrum Master. To be eligible for the CSM exam offered by Scrum Alliance, attending Scrum Master training is a necessary and required step. There are no CSM prerequisites to attending the CSM training in Chennai as it is an entry-level certification. 

    It certainly is! The ability to demonstrate that you possess the potential that businesses seek in their Scrum Masters is one of the main advantages of earning a Scrum Master certification. Every team needs a dedicated member who can manage and complete various Agile projects, hence there is an increasing demand for Scrum Masters in Chennai.

    The CSM certification training in Chennai prepares students to become Certified ScrumMasters by providing them with a thorough understanding of the Scrum framework. 

    After you have mastered the CSM certification and gained some work experience leading  Scrum Teams, you can go after the Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM) certification offered by Scrum Alliance. 

    Students and professionals can make use of a variety of Agile Management Courses to develop their abilities and better their careers. Some of the well-liked Agile management courses are: 

    • CSPO® 
    • Leading SAFe® 
    • SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) 
    • SAFe® POPM
    • Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM®) 
    • Professional Scrum Master™ I (PSM I) 
    • Professional Scrum Master™ level II (PSM II)
    • PMI-ACP® 
    • SAFe® 5 Advanced Scrum Master 
    • SAFe® 5 DevOps Certification 
    • Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner℠ (A-CSPO℠) 

    For more information, do check out our list of Top Agile management courses offered in Chennai 

    CSM Certification Details

    The Scrum Master credential is an entry-level certification that is open to students and professionals. Anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of Scrum practices and enhancing their project management careers can undertake this course. There are no CSM certification requirements for undertaking the certified ScrumMaster course in Chennai 

    You can become a Certified ScrumMaster in Chennai, by following these easy instructions: 

    • Undertake CSM training in Chennai 
    • Get coached by Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs). 
    • Earn 16 PDUs and 16 SEUs needed to take the exam 
    • Register with Scrum Alliance and create a login account 
    • Take the 1 hour online CSM exam and clear it 
    • Accept the license agreement from Scrum Alliance 
    • You are now a Certified Scrum Master! 

    Obtaining the CSM certification in Chennai is rather simple.

    You must complete the 2-day Scrum Master training in Chennai offered by Certified Scrum Trainer (CST®), pass the CSM® examination with a minimum score of 74%, and accept the CSM license agreement from Scrum Alliance. Your CSM accreditation must be renewed every two years in order to be valid. 

    The CSM certification in Chennai requires comprehension of the Scrum Framework and its principles. To prepare well enough for the CSM certification, you need to: 

    • Commit time to study 
    • Thoroughly understand the Scrum Guide
    • Train through simulations 

    Scrum alliance makes it mandatory for all candidates to attend CSM training in Chennai to comprehend Scrum practices. KnowledgeHut offers intensive extensive exam preparation through mock exams, simulations, role plays, and case studies to help individuals fully grasp Scrum practices and help them clear their exams on the first try! 

    How long you take to study for the CSM credential would depend on how much experience you already have in Scrum. However, the CSM syllabus is not that extensive or hard to grasp. Understanding Scrum concepts is crucial to clearing the exam and implementing Scrum practices effectively on the job. The 2-day Certified ScrumMaster Training in Chennai will ensure you gain a comprehensive understanding of Scrum practices and guide you to becoming a successful Scrum Master. 

    The best CSM certification training in Chennai is one that ensures a thorough understanding of the Scrum Framework and its concepts and provides you with hands-on practice, so you are not only confident to ace the CSM exam but are geared with job-ready skills to successfully manage a scrum team through a project.

    Make sure your training provider offers practical learning through case studies, scrum activities, role plays, and simulations and is a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Ally (REA) like KnowledgeHut. 

    The Scrum Alliance CSM certification exam cost is included in the Certified ScrumMaster training cost. To view details of our CSM certification cost in Chennai, please visit our schedule page

    KnowledgeHut provides classroom training as well as live instructor-led virtual training sessions. Regardless of location or instructor, all applicants undergo our CSM training in an experiential learning environment. 

    anywhere between INR 18,000 and INR 25000 in India 

    KnowledgeHut offers an Experiential learning experience with hands-on practical knowledge. To view our CSM certification cost in Chennai please visit our schedule page. We include the CSM exam fee in our CSM course fees. 

    Yes, the CSM certificate is provided by Scrum Alliance to all candidates who clear the CSM exam. Once you complete your CSM course in Chennai and clear the exam, you will receive the CSM credential from Scrum Alliance the is globally recognized. 

    Certified Scrum Masters are in demand across industries in Chennai. According to Glassdoor, below is a list of companies offering CSM jobs in Chennai

    • Standard Chartered 
    • Learnship Technologies 
    • WELLS FARGO BANK 
    • Equiniti 
    • Contus 
    • Barclays 
    • UST 
    • TransUnion 
    • Larsen & Toubro Infotech Limited 
    • Estrrado Technology Solutions Pvt Ltd 

    Yes, the CSM certification validates your skills as an effective Scrum Member capable of leading the Scrum team to oversee a project and the timely delivery of high-end products. However, it is important to keep in mind that while a CSM certificate can get you noticed by potential employers, the success of a Scrum Master is ultimately determined by how well they have mastered Scrum practices. You can become a Scrum Master and expand your career opportunities by enrolling for CSM training in Chennai.  

    The CSM certification demonstrates your knowledge of the Scrum Framework and Scrum practices. By getting CSM certified, you let potential recruiters know that you have the leadership abilities to guide teams to reach successful outcomes. Certified Scrum Masters are highly sought-after professionals across industries in Chennai. With a CSM certification, you can advance your career, gain additional certifications, and expect higher salaries. 

    The average CSM salary in Chennai is INR 14,33,000 per year.  The additional cash compensation for Scrum Masters in Chennai ranges from INR 15K – INR 2.2L, with an average of INR 1.2L. These salary estimates are based on 150 salaries reported to Glassdoor 

    After undertaking the CSM Course in Chennai and clearing the CSM exam, you will be rewarded the globally valid CSM certification by Scrum Alliance. 

    As a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Ally (REA), KnowledgeHut’s expert panel of trainers include: 

    • Licensed professionals by Scrum Alliance to teach the official Scrum Alliance curriculum. 
    • Skilled in software development and product management 
    • Subject matter experts active in local Agile communities and global Scrum and Agile movements. 

    Several service-based businesses in Chennai are seeking certified Scrum Masters. According to Glassdoor reports, some top service-based companies hiring CSM professionals in Chennai are: 

    • Cognizant Technology Solutions 
    • Tata Consultancy Services 
    • Infosys 
    • Accenture 
    • Tech Mahindra 
    • Standard Chartered Bank 
    • Mphasis 
    • Capgemini 
    • Wipro 

    Several product-based businesses in Chennai are seeking skilled Scrum Masters for their leadership abilities. According to glassdoor reports, some of the top product-based companies hiring CSM professionals in Chennai are: 

    • Wells Fargo 
    • PayPal 
    • UST 
    • DHL 
    • IBM 
    • Verizon 
    • Cisco Systems 
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise 

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    The training was very useful thanks to an excellent trainer. It covered all the topics essential for the CSM certification exam. Even the arrangements by KnowledgeHut were too good.

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    As a trainer, Mr. Vijay had an extensive knowledge in Scrum and training the candidates. Overall, it was a fruitful session!

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    It was an excellent session on both days. I could earn the CSM certification on the last day of the course by clearing the exam with 100% score.

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    Vijay, the trainer was the main reason why I would give 5/5 for the coaching. Every other aspect about the training was also excellent. Hence, it is highly-recommended for all aspirants out there.

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    The training was very well-organized. The trainer's practical mode of teaching was of great help. The case studies were also quite helpful for my understanding too.

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    Mr. Vijay was our instructor. I personally felt that the way he approached the course and the way he made it interactive was excellent. I would definitely recommend this course wholeheartedly to anyone who wants to start in a Scrum/Agile working environment.

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    Session was great. We really enjoyed the session. The instructor gave lot of real time examples.. Loved it. Recommend KnowledgeHut.

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    GAURAV RASTOGI CST

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    Gaurav is an experienced IT professional for 20+ years helping enterprise teams transform into Agile mind-set, create innovative culture and feel empowered.

    Gaurav holds specialisation in Agile,Scrum implementation & training. For past 10 years, he has facilitated several Agile workshops,  innovation games and has trained 1000’s of professionals in these areas.

    Gaurav is also co-creator of Leadership coaching model (www.exepediacoachingmodel.com) & a frequent speaker at global and regional Agile & Scrum conferences.

    In his coaching assignments & workshops, Gaurav has engaged with global banks, asset management companies, technology firms, telecom giants and several start-ups across the globe. He has also conducted public trainings for the employees of large organizations.

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    Madhavi Ledalla

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    Madhavi Ledalla is an Agile enthusiast, and brings her real-world experience and perspectives of both traditional and agile methodologies while coaching organizations and teams during transformation engagements. She is a sought-after trainer, mentor and counselor in varied agile methods including Scrum and Kanban, and in Scaling frameworks such as SAFe and LeSS. As an acclaimed agile expert, she has led large scale agile transformations across multiple domains. She is passionate about building teams that are focused on outcome instead of output. Madhavi takes keen interest in doing customized training workshops on agile, retrospectives and innovation games. She holds a B.E. qualification from Osmania University and has worked with leading organizations as an advisor during their agile implementation.

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    Fadi Stephan

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    Fadi Stephan is a technology consultant, Certified Scrum Trainer (CST®), and Agile coach with more than twenty years of experience at startups, government agencies, non-profits, and Fortune500 companies across various sectors including financial, hospitality, and homeland. Fadi's focus is on transforming and building high performing innovative organizations and teams that deliver impactful products early and maximize ROI. Fadi trains and coaches clients on agility, leadership, product management, user-centered design, Agile engineering and DevOps.

    Fadi is a technology executive that led Excella Consulting’s software development practice growing the team of UX designers, software developers and DevOps engineers from 35 to 120 in 3 years. He also led Excella’s digital service delivery solutions growing it to more than 30 million dollars per year. At client engagements, Fadi led digital transformation efforts by combining lean discovery, with Agile Delivery and a DevOps mindset to deliver impactful digital experiences.

    Prior to joining Excella, Fadi was director of Product Development at Databasics leading the development of SAAS enterprise ERP applications.

    Fadi is a recognized Agile thought leader frequently presenting at conferences worldwide. Fadi is also the founder and organizer of DC’s largest Scrum User Group.

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    Jem Jelly CST

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    Since 2005 I have served well over 150+ teams using Scrum & Agile. I pride myself on being a hands on practitioner enjoying both coaching teams & teaching students. I specialise in Scrum Master training, my scenario & metaphor based approach  in the classroom helps learners truly absorb the essence of Agile.

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    Amit Kulkarni CST

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    Amit is a Certified Scrum Trainer and Agile thought leader with extensive experience in training, coaching and implementing Agile frameworks such as Scrum, Lean and DSDM for large organizations. He has trained numerous teams, arming them with the skills needed to apply classroom theory to operational success at the team and project level.

    Amit has more than 20 years of experience in large products involving a variety of frameworks/methods including Scrum, DSDM integrated with a Prince2 .

    Amit has helped large companies such as ABN AMRO, Motorola, Tata Consultancy Services adopt and improve their use of agile processes and techniques in order to build extremely high performance development organizations.

    Amit now is the Director for Effective PMC Pvt Ltd (www.worldofagile.com) which is a Coaching and Education organization based in Mumbai. Amit Coaches and trains delegates from various large organizations in India.   

    Prior to 2005, Amit has served various large customers such as American Express, Dresdner Klienwort Benson Bank, National Stock Exchange of India, Ernst and Young and Nationwide Insurance. He has worked as a Technology Specialist for various Stock Market Systems and Banking System Products including Trading Systems, Broker Dealer Systems and Back office systems for TATA Consultancy Services.

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    The demand for CSM certified individuals has risen exponentially in the past few years and in a city like Chennai, which is an IT powerhouse, it is even more so. We recognize this and hence bring you a CSM training in Chennai aimed at giving you a thorough understanding of Scrum values, practices, and applications that when delivered will bring project success. The CSM is an intensive certification and with KnowledgeHut’s course on CSM certification in Chennai, you will get all the resources to be thoroughly prepared and attempt for a first time pass of the exam. The Certified Scrum Master training in Chennai will help you understand the fundamentals of the Scrum framework, including team roles, activities, and artifacts to get your project off on the right foot. The Certified Scrum Master certification Chennai chapter is being conducted by industry experts who themselves are CSM certified and are hence able to bring in their experiences and first-hand knowledge into the coaching. With state of the art facilities in terms of coaching aids and infrastructure, the CSM certification training in Chennai offers students and professionals the best of what the industry has to offer. Once you attend the training you will know how to remove impediments and smoothen processes, and thus assist the Product Owner and motivate the team to perform to their best. Moreover, the CSM certification cost in Chennai is included in the course fee. It gives you a number of takeaways including 14-16 PDUs, Scrum Alliance approved course material and a 2-year membership with Scrum.

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