Scrum Masters are hands-on Agile practitioners who help teams achieve twice the work in half the time. By embracing Scrum values and principles, and leading teams through product development, they play a crucial role in helping organisations achieve competitive advantage.
So how do you become a successful Scrum Master?
Agile Centre have internationally recognised certification paths, and an Agile Coaching Academy, led by Certified Scrum Trainers and Coaches that will help you move through apprenticeship and journeyman through to mastery.
Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Want to learn how to collaborate with a Scrum Team and Product Owner to produce twice the work in half the time? Becoming a Certified Scrum Master will teach you how to coach your team through rapid iteration cycles known as sprints, and how to collaborate creatively toward producing the most valuable work, the right way, at the right time. You’ll also learn how to rapidly remove impediments to progress and drive innovation through continuous improvement.
On-demand Scrum Master Preparation Exams
For many, the Scrum Master exam is the most nerve-wracking aspect of gaining a Scrum Master certification. Our free On-demand Scrum Master Preparation Exams course aims to prepare you for this final hurdle in the quest to becoming a Certified ScrumMaster® with Scrum Alliance, or Professional Scrum Master™ Level I with Scrum.org. The course has been designed to demonstrate what to expect from the Scrum Master exams, from explanations, through to the vast range of topics covered in the 230 questions that make up our mock exams, inspired by questions from the real exams.
Advanced Certified Scrum Master (A-CSM)
If you’re a Certified Scrum Master with a year or more’s experience, the Advanced Certified Scrum Master course is the bridge that helps you move from practitioner to Scrum specialist and coach. You’ll learn how to scale Scrum, deal with common problems in Scrum environments and master the tools and techniques needed to grow into the next generation of Agile coach. You’ll learn how to get organisational buy-in to Agile and how to get the most out of your Scrum Team by helping build products and services that customers truly love.
Certified Scrum Professional Scrum Master (CSP-SM)
Take the next step as a Scrum Master, building on your learnings from the Advanced Certified Scrum Master course with our Certified Scrum Professional Scrum Master training. Take a more in-depth look at the difference between a good Scrum Master and a great one, including the tools and practices you will need to help increase your teams’ agility and responsiveness.
On-Demand Introduction to Coaching
Coaching is a rapidly growing profession, and an essential skill for Scrum Masters and Agile Practitioners to support their teams/clients in an uncertain business landscape. This on-demand Introduction to Coaching course is designed get you started on the path to professional coaching. Through a combination of video lectures, articles and exercises, learn the foundations of professional coaching from our highly experienced trainer, John McFadyen, as he shares the key concepts and skills of coaching, along with some of his own professional coaching experiences.
Certified [email protected] Practitioner ([email protected])
Learn how the [email protected] framework leads to hyper-productive, creative and collaborative teams. Learn how to leverage progressive tools, frameworks and models that enable you to scale Scrum without losing all the great elements that make your company successful. The two-day Certified [email protected] Practitioner course arms you with the tools and techniques necessary to harness the power of Scrum within integrated and interconnected team environments.
Leading SAFe – Certified SAFe Agilist
Over 35% of all Agile adoptions are led by Scaled Agile Frameworks (SAFe). It is by far the most popular framework for large organisations who are looking to instil and nurture business agility in their environments. The Leading SAFe – Certified SAFe Agilist course will teach you how to leverage SAFe and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps to transform your organisation and thrive in the 21st Century market.
Certified LeSS Basics
The Certified LeSS Basics course introduces you to Large Scale Scrum and walks you though the basic elements of how each component of the Large Scale Scrum framework integrates people and organisational design to deliver high-performing, Agile organisations. You will learn the essential components of a successful LeSS adoption and why this framework is designed to optimise for the whole rather than localised optimisations. This course is the perfect pre-cursor to the Certified LeSS Practitioner course.