Certified Scrum Master® (CSM) Certification – Delhi and Gurgaon

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17 – 18 April’21 (8 hrs – Sat & Sun) 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm IST Sekhar Burra INR 21999/- 19999+Tax
24 – 25 April’21 (8 hrs – Sat & Sun) 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm IST Sekhar Burra INR 21999/- 19999+Tax
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Why Certified Scrum Master®️ certification course?

Certified Scrum Master® is a globally acknowledged certification that is provided by the Scrum Alliance. CSM®️ certification is the perfect course for the individuals who want to gain skills and become a successful Scrum Master in their organization. Having a good understanding of Scrum also helps the CSM® certified professionals to tackle the impediments of the team members and effectively overcome those obstacles in such a way that the desired product is produced and delivered on time. The CSM® credential also guarantees that the candidate is updated with Scrum’s latest trends and knowledge. The Scrum Master is the crucial servant leader who ensures that the team is adhering to Scrum values, principles, and rules while delivering a timely product to the customer. This course also gives the CSM® certified professional a wide number of opportunities and places them ahead of their career.

For the past few years, we have successfully delivered a CSM® certification course in Delhi. Currently, the demand for Certified Scrum Master® is also increasing in Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon, etc. Various companies are also hiring Certified Scrum Master for business growth. Our Certified Scrum Master® certification training is delivered by the best CSM trainer of India and is now also available in the online mode.

Benefits of a CSM® certification

iZenBridge offers value for money hands-on best CSM® Certification Training in Delhi with an emphasis on implementation which goes beyond the Certified Scrum Master® Delhi class. Being a CSM® professional, you will be able to:

  • Gain more knowledge on Scrum
  • Lead Scrum implementation in your organization
  • Prioritise the tasks effectively
  • Better visibility in front of the recruiters and Scrum Network
  • Become a better communicator in the organization
  • Be part of a thriving community of scrum professionals
  • Tremendous opportunity to learn and grow in the Scrum

Certified Scrum Master® Online Session

We offer a Certified Scrum Master® (CSM®) virtual live session. Our online live Certified Scrum Master® certification program will be led by one of the best Certified Scrum Trainer, the extensive training will guide you in understanding the essence of a Scrum, its process, methodology, Scrum roles and responsibilities, Scrum ceremonies, preparing you to succeed as a Scrum Master. For all the participants, complete content is available at eLearning.izenbridge.com. We have an expert team of Agile coaches who guide you perfectly throughout the journey. To get Certified, one must attend live virtual sessions and clear the Certified Scrum Master® certification exam. Upon successful completion of the course, professionals will receive certification from the Scrum Alliance.

What is covered in CSM® Training?

The Certified Scrum Master®️ Certification Live Virtual Training Workshop in Delhi by iZenBridge is based on Scrum Guide which is the founding document of the Scrum. Scrum Alliance has defined new CSM®️ Learning objectives for Scrum Master in 2020, below the complete content outline of what is covered in two days of CSM® classes.

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Who Should Do the CSM® Certification program?

Gurgaon now has the third-largest per capita income in all of India and one of the fastest-growing economies in the country. Hence, CSM certification is highly in demand in Delhi NCR. Certified Scrum Master® certification training in Delhi is recommended for:

  • Agile Coach & Scrum Master
  • Product Owner
  • Release or Portfolio Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Software Developers
  • Project or Delivery managers
  • Product or Program managers
  • New Scrum Team Members
  • Anybody who wants to learn Scrum

CSM® Deliverables

Delhi NCR has become one of the fastest-growing economic regions of India. Consequently, several companies have set up their delivery centres and liaison offices in Noida, Delhi, and Gurugram. Most of the companies are taking advantage of the high-quality infrastructure, manpower, real estate, and supportive government policies. These companies are also showing keen interest in hiring CSMs as they help in managing the Scrum team by increasing productivity in the organization. In our CSM training, you will get the following:

  • CSM® Online Training with 100% success rate
  • Training by an elite panel of Certified Scrum Trainers (CSTs)
  • Earn 30 PDUs
  • Earn 14 SEUs for renewal
  • 100% Assured Scrum Alliance certification
  • 2-year membership with Scrum Alliance
  • Free Certified Scrum Master practice test
  • Online Scrum Master Program with 55 videos and 3 simulation tests
  • Complimentary access to E-Learning portal programs worth USD 200
  • Course Fee includes Scrum Alliance Certification Examination Fee
  • Continuous learning and support to advance your Scrum understanding
  • Full money back, if you don’t like or unable to attend the class

Upcoming Virtual Trainings

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (17 – 18 April 2021)

Online Live
17/04/2021
18/04/2021
3:00 pm – 11:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (24 – 25 April 2021)

Online Live
24/04/2021
25/04/2021
3:00 pm – 11:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (30 Apr 1, 2 May 2021)

Online Live
30/04/2021
02/05/2021
6:00 am - 10:30 am IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (8 – 9 May 2021)

Online Live
08/05/2021
09/05/2021
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (15 – 16 May 2021)

Online Live
15/05/2021
16/05/2021
9:00 am - 5:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (22 – 23 May 2021)

Online Live
22/05/2021
23/05/2021
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (29 – 30 May 2021)

Online Live
29/05/2021
30/05/2021
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

Certified Scrum Master Training Virtual (5 – 6 June 2021)

Online Live
05/06/2021
06/06/2021
9:00 am - 5:00 pm IST
INR 19999+Tax

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Why Certified Scrum Master® with iZenBridge?

“We stand to deliver a Continuous, enriching Learning experience to Scrum Masters beyond two days of CSM® certification training.”

iZenBridge is your reliable partner for professional training and certification. Our training and certificates will always add a feather in your cap. Since 2012, we have trained thousands of professionals and companies across different countries. We believe in going beyond traditional presentations by sharing our broad and diverse expertise in implementation. You will receive pre-reading study material immediately after registering for the course. It is recommended that one should complete the reading of theory before the Certified Scrum Master® online training session so that they can actively participate in all the activities and conversations. Our CSM® certification and exam session is low on CSM® certification cost and high on the value that means it’s a value for money Scrum Workshop. Everything you learn, you can apply to your job as a Scrum Master. We have an expert team of Agile coaches who will help you design a career path of your choice inside Agile and Scrum, help you grow faster in your career and also guide you perfectly throughout the CSM® journey.

  • Trained 5000+ professionals worldwide
  • Facilitated 100+ virtual sessions
  • Mentored professionals across 30+ countries
  • Experience the practical Scrum Workshop
  • Low on cost, high on value
  • Real-world support and grooming
  • Community support
  • Free webinars and Agile workshops
  • Certified Scrum Master® interview questions series videos
  • Special doubt clarification webinars
  • Free CSM® sample test access
  • Complete career path guidance in Scrum and Agile
  • Personal branding through blogging, webinars and workshops
  • 100+ videos on our YouTube channel
  • 40,000+ subscribers are getting the benefit
  • 500+ enrollments every month
  • Full money back, if you don’t like or unable to attend the class

Certified Scrum Master® Online Live Certification Course in Delhi

Delhi NCR comprises the national capital territory of New Delhi. Delhi NCR is one of the fastest-growing economic regions of India. The presence of a business-friendly infrastructure and an entrepreneurship culture make the city a viable IT hub. Delhi is not only the capital of India rather it is a destination where you can enjoy the most sophisticated lifestyle. Delhi NCR is also known as a favoured startup destination. Whether you are a fresher or an experienced professional, Delhi NCR is home to some of the best companies to work for in India including Flipkart, Amazon, Oyo, TCS, Google, Adobe, Intuit, DHL, SAP, Tata Power DDL, One97 Communications (Paytm), Zomato, Swiggy, Uber, Mahindra & Mahindra, Bajaj Finance, NTPC Limited, MakeMyTrip, Yatra, E&Y, Hilton, etc

FAQs

Here is a compilation of Frequently Asked Questions about CSM® training Delhi. If your query is still unanswered, please feel free to drop an email to sales@izenbridge.com and we will revert.

General Queries

Q. What do you mean by SEUs?

A. SEUs are Scrum Education Units. One hour of Scrum Education unit is equal to one Scrum education unit. Scrum Education units are required for renewal of your Scrum Alliance certification.  You can earn up to 30 SEUs from our CSM®️ Workshop.

Q. What are PDUs? How is it useful for me?

A. PDUs are Professional Development Units which are useful for renewal of Project Management Institute’s certificates like; PMI ACP, PMI PBA, PMP® etc. You can claim upto 16 PDUS from 2 days of CSM® classes.

Q. What’s the value of a CSM® training session?

A. Scrum offers a unique opportunity. The adoption of Scrum ensures that rapid feedback is possible. You can deliver the product faster and the customer gets the value at the earliest. The traditional methods can not match the flexibility and scalability needs of a software project in the way that Scrum can do.

Q. Do you conduct CSM® certification training programs in Gurgaon?

A. Yes, we have multiple venues where we conduct our Scrum Master® training. Here is a glimpse of some of our training locations and the venue –

Location Venue
Gurgaon Plazio Hotel, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Nehru Place, Delhi Paharpur Business Centre, Nehru Place, New Delhi
Nehru Place, Delhi The Eros Hotel
Mayur Vihar, Delhi Holiday Inn, Delhi

Q. What are the job prospects for Certified Scrum Masters in Delhi?

A. Scrum Masters are very much in demand in Delhi NCR. Some companies prefer people with technical skills to work as a Scrum Master, while testing is another suitable profile for Scrum Master and Product Owner roles. Companies like HCL, Cevent India Pvt Ltd,  UHG (Optum), Sapient, Globallogic, Nagarro Software, IBM, Mercer, Interglobe Technologies, TCS and many more companies are actively hiring for Scrum roles.

Q. Which companies are hiring for Scrum profiles?

A. Please check the answer above.

Q. How will you support me in getting a job after getting certified?

A. When you develop a working understanding of Scrum, the job search becomes easy. The two days training focuses on the practical aspects of your role as a Scrum Master. Our participants also get a complimentary guide with scrum questions and answers (in a video by Saket). On top of it, if you need one to one career advice, you may talk to our trainers, schedule an appointment with one of the best CSM trainers- Mr. Saket Bansal to create a personal career path.

Q. What is the salary expectation for a Scrum Master role?

A. The Scrum Masters get around 20% higher salary as compared to their peers in the IT industry. While there are so many factors including your negotiation skills which may impact your salary, a scrum master with good communication and facilitation skills has a lot of potential to offer.

Certificate Related Questions

Q. What will I learn in two days of CSM® certification in Delhi?

A. The two days of CSM® course Delhi classes will be based on the Scrum Guide which is the founding document of the Scrum. CSM® accreditation body (Scrum Alliance) also defined the learning objective in 2017 which would form the basis of our CSM® certification training online Delhi classes. The two days of Certified Scrum Master® training in Delhi will cover but not limited to following concepts

  • Scrum introduction
  • Scrum Master roles and responsibilities
  • Scrum events and ceremonies
  • Scrum artefacts

Q. Is there any eligibility criteria for CSM® training in Delhi

A. No, there is no such criteria defined, if you are a professional, looking forward to learning a new way of delivering a product faster to your customer, then the Certified Scrum Master® course is recommended for you.

Q. Can I do self-study and take the CSM® certification training online exam?

A. Yes, you can attend two days of CSM® workshop online. It’s mandatory to attend a two-day training facilitated by a CST, and then clear the CSM® exam after you have completed the training.

Q. I am a software tester, should I go for a Certified Scrum Master® in Delhi?

A. The CSM® certificate is not limited to any profile. People with Testing and Quality Analysis profiles become a natural fit for the Scrum Master role, as a software tester you represent the customer. The testing role has a unique advantage while playing a Scrum Master role because of the ease of coordination with the Product Owner and end customer.

Q. My company works in the waterfall model, should I go for a Scrum Master® certification in Delhi? If yes, what’s the benefit for me?

A. Getting certified should be a personal decision based on a complete analysis of circumstances. So many enterprises which traditionally worked in the waterfall are now moving to Agile. Here are some questions you should ask yourself before going ahead with the CSM® certification course –

  • Are you getting sponsorship from your company to go for this CSM® course certification?
  • Is your organization planning to move Agile? Is there any mandate to get certified in Agile?
  • If it’s a service organization, does your current or the upcoming project require you to move to Agile methodology?
  • Is this a compliance requirement to get certification in Agile?
  • In general, do you feel you are stuck or stagnant in your current role?

Before deciding to self-sponsor, a certification like CSM®, you should have a clear understanding of how you are going to apply this new skill in your workplace.

Scrum Exam Pattern

2 days of CSM® training class would be followed by an online exam conducted by Scrum Alliance. Given below are some frequently asked questions about the CSM® exam and certification.

Q. What’s the exam pattern for the CSM® Exam

A. 50 multiple-choice questions based on the Scrum Guide, there is no negative marking and will get 1 Hour to complete the exam and exam timer can not be paused as before, but the question can be bookmarked to answer later during the 1 Hour time limit.

Q. Do I need to go to the Prometric centre to take the CSM® online test?

A. No, the CSM® certification exam needs to be taken online, you don’t need to go to a Prometric centre to take this exam. All you would need is a good internet connection,and the exam should be taken on a laptop.

Q. What is the exam fee? Is it covered as part of the CSM® Training fee?

A. CSM® exam fee is included in the fee you are paying for the 2 days of CSM® training course.

Q. How Do I register for the CSM® certification training course?

A. There is no separate registration for the CSM® training in Delhi. Your trainer will upload your data once the training is over. You will get the exam link on your email ID.

Q. When and how do I take the Certified Scrum Master® exam?

A. You get 90 days to clear your CSM® exam starting from the last day of your training. Most people are able to clear their exam on the second day itself. It’s up to you how quickly you want to finish and get certified.

Q. What is the CSM® exam composition and passing percentage?

A. The CSM® exam would consist of 50 objective type questions, you need to have 37 correct responses in order to pass.

Q. What if I fail in the CSM® exam??

A. Scrum Alliance offers two attempts to clear the CSM® Certification course in Delhi. 99% of the participants clear in the first attempt itself. In case you fail in the first attempt, you can clear in the second attempt. The third attempt would cost you $25.

This has never happened to any of our participants. In case this happens, we will refund your training fee and invite you to repeat your CSM® training in Delhi in our next available batch.

Q. Is this an open book exam?

A. Yes, you may refer to the study material provided by us.

Scrum Alliance Related Questions

Q. Is Your trainer approved by Scrum Alliance?

A. Yes, All our trainers taking a Certified Scrum Master® workshop in Delhi would be certified by Scrum Alliance to deliver this training.

Q. Are you a REP of Scrum Alliance?

A. Yes, we are a global REP (Registered Education Provider) of Scrum Alliance.

Q. How does Scrum Alliance verify that I have attended your Scrum Master® training in Delhi?

A. The trainer will verify on behalf of the Scrum Alliance alliance before submitting the data for Certified Scrum Master® certification online workshop participants.

Q. What is the value of a CSM® learning course?

A. If you are looking for a Scrum Master role, CSM® course is a good beginning. This is a formal Agile and Scrum training based on the Scrum Guide which is the founding document of the Scrum. This Certified Scrum Master®️ training online session in Delhi would be led by our expert Scrum Trainers who are approved by the Scrum Alliance for delivering Scrum Master certification in Delhi.

It follows the defined curriculum and covers Agile and Scrum in-depth. Most companies hiring for the Scrum role prefer people who are certified in the Scrum.

Q. Do you need Certified Scrum Master®️ certification to work in a Scrum team?

A. It’s not mandatory. Scrum Master® certification course is good to have if you are working in a Scrum team. By knowing and understanding Scrum in a way it works, you can add much more value to your Scrum team and overall success of the product.

Q. Where can I have Certified Scrum Master® Course content details?

A. CSM® training program follows the Scrum Guide.. The latest course is based on the Learning objectives defined by the Scrum Alliance. You can download the learning objective document on iZenBridge website or drop an email to sales@izenbirdge.com we will send you the course content and more details of the CSM® training and certification.

Q. What all roles can I apply after the CSM® training workshop?

A. After earning the CSM® certification training, you can work in a Scrum team. A Scrum team will have the following roles –

  • Scrum Master – Scrum Master is the servant leader within a team. The role of a Scrum Master is very critical, he/she keeps the team motivated, helps improve the communication within team members, resolves conflicts, removes impediments and brings transparency.
  • Product Owner – Owns the product delivery and backlog. He is responsible for the communication with various stakeholders, prioritizes the product backlog items and ensures timely feedback from the customer.
  • Team members – The other team members of a Scrum team includes QA, developers, infrastructure experts, Agile coach and other stakeholders.

Q. Which Agile Scrum certification is most popular and why?

A. Agile is an umbrella term; based on the Agile manifesto which emphasises on strong customer interaction, feedback and working software. Many frameworks are being developed within Agile such as Scrum, Kanban, Scrumban, test-driven development, behaviour driven development etc. Accordingly, different bodies started standardizing the process and certifying people on different frameworks.

Here is the list of popular Agile certificates –

Certificate name Certifying body Framework related to
Certified Scrum Master®️ Scrum Alliance Scrum
Certified Scrum Product owner®️ Scrum Alliance Scrum
Professional Scrum Master Scrum.org Scrum
Professional Scrum Product Owner Scrum.org Scrum
Kanban Management Professional Lean Kanban University Kanban Methodology
Team Kanban Practitioner Lean Kanban University Kanban Methodology
Disciplined Agile Delivery Disciplined Agile Consortium Customized Agile
SAFe® Agilist Scaled Agile Academy Scaling Agile

Q. How often do you conduct Certified Scrum Master®️ certification training in Delhi?

A. iZenBridge is the regular and frequent provider of Scrum certification workshops in the Delhi NCR area. We have at least one workshop every 15 days in Delhi. If you are planning to attend the upcoming events or any event in future, feel free to connect with us.

Q. Which Agile Scrum Master certification course do you recommend for beginners?

A. If you are a beginner in IT, your first aim should be to get a role in a Scrum team. It’s not mandatory to have a certificate to start working in Scrum. Try building a working understanding of Scrum, we offer a free beginner course which can help you get started, you can check more details on elearning.izenbridge.com and request access to the beginner’s complementary program on agile and scrum.

It’s good to have a Certified Scrum Master®️ certificate when you start your Scrum journey, but it requires a significant investment which can be heavy on the pocket if you have just started your career.

Q. How is Scrum Alliance’s CSM® course certification different from other Scrum certificates?

A. There are so many bodies which provide Scrum certification. CSM® course is one of the most popular and most recognized among all. Here are the reasons which make CSM® training workshop in Delhi stand apart from the league–

  • CSM® two days of the workshop – unlike other certificates, Scrum Alliance makes it mandatory to attend a workshop by a qualified and certified trainer. It ensures that you get first-hand knowledge of Scrum before earning the certification.
  • Clear certification path – Scrum Alliance has a defined certification path to help you grow within Scrum. Start with Certified Scrum Master® training in Delhi and you can earn CSP, CEC, and CST etc to move up in the Scrum ladder.
  • Community support – Scrum is a people’s framework. You learn more by collaborating and working with others. Scrum Alliance has built a strong community of Scrum experts and certified people, it supports you in continuous learning and improving over your lifetime. Scrum keeps upgrading itself to meet the market demands so should you?

Q. Where do you conduct Certified Scrum Master® certification training in Delhi?

A. Our Certified Scrum Master® training location is mostly Mayur Vihar, Nehra Place or other accessible places in Delhi NCR. We always keep connectivity in mind while organizing an event. Most of our Certified Scrum Master® training workshops in Delhi happen in Country INN or Crowne Plaza hotels in Mayur Vihar, occasionally we conduct CSM® training and certification courses in Gurgaon as well.

Q. What is the difference between Agile and Scrum?

A. Agile is an umbrella term. It’s a simple concept based on the Agile manifesto. Here is the list of Agile values straight from the manifesto

The Four Values of The Agile Manifesto:

  • Individuals and Interactions Over Processes and Tools
  • Working Software Over Comprehensive Documentation
  • Customer Collaboration Over Contract Negotiation
  • Responding to Change Over Following a Plan.

Scrum is a framework within Agile and like all other Agile frameworks, Agile manifesto is the foundation of Scrum. All principles within Scrum are derived from Agile manifesto and enhanced to bring a work understanding.

Q. What is an Agile process?

A. Agile software development refers to a group of software development methodologies based on iterative development, where requirements and solutions evolve through collaboration between self-organizing cross-functional teams.

Q. Is Scrum and Agile the same?

A. No. Agile is an umbrella term for all iterative development methodologies While Scrum is one of the Agile frameworks.

Q. Why is it called a Scrum?

A. Scrum is derived from Scrum formation in Rugby teams. The term was borrowed from a Harvard study. The analogy is driven between high-performing, cross-functional teams to the Scrum formation used by Rugby teams.

Q. What is a CSM® certification course?

A. Certified Scrum Master® is one of the popular Scrum Alliance’s certifications. Here are few unique characteristics of CSM® Certificate –

  • It’s mandatory to earn two days of in person workshop in order to earn a CSM® certificate.
  • All CSM® training in Delhi are led by Certified Scrum Trainers
  • CSM® certificate is valid for two years
  • You get free community account with Scrum Alliance after earning CSM® Certification

Q. What does a Certified Scrum Master® do?

A. Certified Scrum Master’s role is to –

  • Motivate the team to follow Scrum.
  • Remove impediments
  • Create an environment of trust and transparency
  • Ensure that Scrum values and principles are followed
  • Coordinates between Scrum team, product owner and other stakeholders
  • Act as a servant leader within the team.

Q. Which is the most recognized Scrum certification?

A. Here is a list of Scrum certifications offered by various recognized bodies:

Certificate name Certifying body Recognition
Certified Scrum Master® Scrum Alliance Globally recognized
Professional Scrum Master Scrum.org Globally recognized
Scrum Master Certified Scrumstudy Limited recognition

Q. What is a the role of Scrum Master in IT?

A. Scrum Master is a servant leader in the IT team. Scrum Master’s role is limited to motivating the team and ensuring that the Scrum framework is followed.

Q. How much does a Certified Scrum Master® make?

A. Compensation of a CSM® training course depends on the experience level. Though, they earn 15-20% higher than their peers. In the experience range of 5-7 years Scrum Master can earn upto 15 lakh per annum as per the payscale.com and glassdoor.com data.

Q. How do I become a Certified Scrum Master®?

A. Here are the steps you need to follow to become a Certified Scrum Master® –

  • Enrol in our upcoming Certified Scrum Master® workshop.
  • Attend two days of workshop by Certified Scrum Trainer
  • Take an online CSM® test conducted by Scrum Alliance
  • Download the soft copy of the CSM® certificate after successful completion of the exam.

Q. What are the roles in Scrum?

A. Here is the list of distinct roles in a Scrum team

Scrum Master Motivates the team and ensures that Scrum is followed
Scrum Product Owner Owns the product backlog and ensures that the items are prioritized and the team is following the product backlog
Development team Picks up backlog items in the sprint and collaborates to deliver on time.
Other stakeholders Include customer representatives, Senior management and external stakeholders who can give feedback on shippable items.

Q. Is the Scrum Master a project manager?

A. A Scrum Master role is different from project managers. In fact, there is no project manager role in a Scrum team. Here is a comparison between Scrum Master and Project Manager roles

Project Manager Scrum Master
Project Manager is a command and control role Scrum Master is a servant leader
Project Manager allocates the work and maintains the WBS, timesheet and other records Scrum Master does not allocate the work, the team picks up the task as defined in a sprint. Scrum Master works to remove impediments.
Project Manager is accountable for the final outcome of a project Team is accountable for the final account; scrum Master alone is not responsible for the delivery of software
Project Manager controls the team and ensures that people are working on designated tasks Scrum Master does not have any control. He/she only ensures an optimal environment. Scrum Masters ensure transparency and smooth communication.

Q. Who owns the quality of the Scrum team?

A. Quality of the delivery is owned by the entire Scrum team. No one person is responsible for quality. The product backlog and the priority is decided by the product owner after having a discussion with various stakeholders.

Q. Who is the owner of the product backlog?

A. The product backlog in Scrum is owned by the Product Owner.

Q. How big is a Scrum team?

A. The ideal size of the Scrum team is defined as 9. It varies according to the organization. A large team defeats the very purpose of the Scrum.

Q. How many roles are defined in a Scrum?

A. Scrum has defined three roles, Scrum Master, Product Owner and Scrum team members.

Q. What are the Scrum principles?

A. The six principles of Scrum are:

  • Empirical Process Control 
  • Self-organization
  • Collaboration 
  • Value-Based Prioritization
  • Time-boxing
  • Iterative Development

Q. How can transparency be promoted in Scrum?

A. Scrum Master works relentlessly to promote transparency in Scrum. The team’s work is made visible, people discuss their progress and issues on a daily basis, also the stakeholders and customer review the work after the end of each sprint.

Q. Why should I go for a CSM® course?

A. CSM® – Certified Scrum Master® is a Scrum Alliance credential. If you want to start your journey of learning Agile principles and the Scrum Framework, Scrum Master Certification is the first step.

Q. Will I get any PDUs after your training program?

A. Yes, the students will get 16 Category “A” PDUs towards PMI’s PMP® / PMI-ACP® / PgMP® credential after the training program.

Q. Do I need membership of Scrum Alliance to attend training for this certification?

A. No, this workshop provides you with the membership of Scrum Alliance for 2 years.

Q. When can I take the CSM® test?

A. You will be able to take the CSM® certification exam immediately after the workshop and the fee is covered in the course fee.

Q. Can I retake the CSM® test if I fail?

A. You will get two attempts within 90 days after you receive your welcome mail to pass the test at no cost. After two attempts or 90 days, you will be charged $25 for each additional attempt.

Q. What next after becoming a CSM®?

A. You can go for advanced certificates like CSP® or PMI-ACP®. We also provide support in getting you the same.

Other Agile Certificates

I want to understand different Agile Certification options, can you help?

A. We have covered the agile certification in detail in multiple blogs. Here is the link to help you understand how to plan a career path and align it with the certification needs.

What other Agile Training do you conduct in Delhi?

A.We have multiple classroom/online workshops in Delhi including CSM®, CSPO®, SAFe® Agilist, SAFe® POPM, Kanban course and Agile Coaching.

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Sekhar Burra Sekhar Burra

Sekhar’s journey to transform the world of work, so that everyone enjoy coming to work everyday. He is an Enterprise Transformation Coach has over 18+ years primarily focused on building great teams that build great organizations, inculcating agile ways of working, lean thinking, promoting innovation and help leadership transitioning through change that enables business agility.

  • Sekhar is a technocrat, management consultant and an Enterprise Agile Transformation Coach and has over 17 years of using methodologies from Waterfall to Agile.
  • He has several years of Agile experience as a developer, Scrum Master, Product Owner, plus leading and coaching various Agile teams.
  • A Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) from Scrum Alliance, trained over 20k+ professionals across various geographies and cultures, Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), Certified Change Management Practitioner, Certified Less Practitioner, PMP and PMI-ACP.
  • An International Coach Federation Professional Certified Coach (ICF-PCC).
  • Organization and Relationship Systems Coaching (ORSC) Practitioner.
  • Currently serving on the review board of Scrum Alliance as a CEC Reviewer
  • A Certified Career Coach from Certified Coaches Alliance, NLP Practitioner and also an Executive Coach from Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centric Coaching.
  • One of most the respected mentor coaches in the Agile community A well-known speaker across various regional, Global and International agile conferences.
  • A reviewer and contributor of the book titled- “The Human Side of Agile”, and the “The Agile Mind-Set” authored by Gil Broza.
  • In the recent past, Sekhar was an active Enterprise Agile Coach at ADP, India and Paypal, India
  • Prior Roles: Executive Agile Coach, Scrum Master, Product Owner, Engineering Manager, Product Development Consultant
  • He is an engineering graduate and an MBA plus holds a PGCBM from XLRI Jamshedpur

Madhavi Ledalla Madhavi Ledalla

ACST, CSP, CSPO, CTC, CAL1, CCI, ICP-ACC, SPC 4.0, PMP, ACP, KMP-1, KMP-2, Gamification, Mgmt 3.0, Change Mgmt Practitioner (APMG)

Madhavi is a transformational enthusiast with a technology background. She has an end-to-end development experience with MS technologies. She has a keen interest in delivering customized workshops that include User Story, Product Owner, Scrum Master, Design Thinking, Release Planning & Portfolio workshops. She is passionate about building teams that are focused on the outcome instead of output. She also works with leadership & teams to guide them through transformation.

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