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SAFe® Scrum Master Certification - Learning Objectives

Know what you will learn in the SSM certification workshop through SAFe® Scrum Master learning objectives.

The Scrum Master is responsible for promoting and supporting Scrum in the organization at the team and enterprise level. This document describes all the Learning Objectives (LOs) covered in the SSM training program.

SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) LEARNING OBJECTIVES

The SSM learning objectives will give you a better idea of what you are expected to cover in the SSM certification training. These learning objectives cover the basics as well as advanced concepts of the SAFe framework and help you build your knowledge and make you exam-ready.

Learn the important concepts of the Scrum framework. Also, learn how to use Scrum to maximize the business outcomes in a SAFe enterprise. 

As a Scrum Master, you will learn how to facilitate the Scrum events for the team members when requested. You will act as a servant-leader for the teams and ensure that teams are working soundly with SAFe principles. 

You will learn to plan the iteration and execute all Scrum ceremonies effectively, whenever needed. 

Program Increment (PI) planning is the heartbeat of an Agile Release Train (ART). You will learn how to facilitate and support PI execution effectively and efficiently.

Relentless Improvement is one of the four pillars of the SAFe House of Lean. In this, you will learn to grow through continuous reflection and process enhancement.

From this SSM learning objective, you will learn to coach the teams to maximize business results. 

You will learn to help organizations with strategic planning and streamline processes by supporting DevOps implementation.

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Kishore Nakka

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Kishore is an Enterprise Lean/Agile & SAFe® Transformation leader with 25+ years of progressive experience in the IT industry — leading people, processes, and technology — to deliver high-value solutions with measurable results. He has a proven track record of successful Lean/Agile, SAFe® transformation of large-scale, complex federal systems and hands-on experience working with Agile/SAFe® coaches and consultants to tailor transformation efforts for lean product and solution delivery in large, complex, and controlled federal govt. settings.

He has mentored and coached teams in SAFe®, Lean/Agile methodologies such as Scrum, XP, and Kanban, and other technical practices such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, and Release on Demand, etc. He has also authored books on the Agile Ecosystem, and Customer Experience (CX) Ecosystem, which are available on Amazon. 

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Farrah Koudsi

SPC, Enterprise Agile Coach

Farrah is a SAFe Program Consultant and global training and organizational development leader with 20+ years of experience in learning and development, organizational and leadership training instruction, and executive coaching.

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Ricardo Macorin

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Ricardo Macorin is a highly accomplished Portfolio and Project Manager (PfMP® | PMP®) with 18+ years of experience in technology, innovation, and finance. Delivered successful programs for Fortune 100 companies like P&G, Unilever, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, and Deloitte. A SAFe Practice Consultant (SPC®) and Disciplined Agile Coach (DAC®) well-versed in traditional, hybrid, and agile methods, enabling him to innovate and adapt to the most current industry techniques.

Passionate about learning, Ricardo pursued educational qualifications in IT Management, ERP systems (SAP and Microsoft Dynamics), Financial Management, and Entrepreneurship from prestigious institutions like MIT, IFSP, FIAP, Babson, and Centennial College (honors degree). He holds additional certifications, including a Master in Business Administration (MBA), COBIT, ITIL, PSM, DASSM, AZ-900, SMC, SPOC, SAMC, SRE Foundation, DevOps Leader, LFC131, CSC, CIFC, RCC, LLQP, and Tax Planning.

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Matt Wyman

SPC, Enterprise Agile Coach

Matt Wyman is a certified SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) holding 11 SAFe validations across its wide range of courses and certifications. With 28+ years of experience across industries, he has held leadership and consulting roles in Software Engineering at companies including Merck, NCR, IBM, Delta Airlines, Kaplan, McKesson, Edward Jones, and Merrill Lynch.

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Shastrula Kalyanachakravarthy

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Well Rounded and experience leader with 16+ years in product, looking to make transition into product
management. As a developer, Scum Master/SAFe scrum master, SAFe Implementation, RTE and agile coach. I
spent first half of my career developing software, designing solutions that solved customer needs. Second half of
my career, I transitioned more into Scrum Master role, then SAFe Scrum master, Dev ops implementation, agile
transformation, coaching, Release train Engineer where I excelled at Coaching and training everyone on how to
effectively drive product delivery using agile methodologies & SAFe.

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