Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) Certification Training
The Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) Certification Training provides a comprehensive overview of the Scrum framework for agile project management and will prepare you to become a certified ScrumMaster. You’ll learn the basics of Scrum and the Scrum lifecycle, how to organize a Scrum team and set up a project, and how to implement a Scrum, from releases and sprints to enterprise transformation. This two-day classroom training will open new career opportunities for you in multiple industry sectors.
Key features
  • 2-day classroom training
  • 2 years membership in Scrum Alliance
  • 20 PDUs offered
  • CSM exam fee included
  • Delivered by a CST®
  • 16 SEUs offered
Certified by GSA
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Price starting from : $ 1299
Course Description
What are the course objectives?

This course will train you to be a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), a designation offered by Scrum Alliance to practitioners who have successfully completed a CSM course and demonstrate their understanding through the CSM test. A CSM performs the following functions:

  • Aids project teams in using Scrum effectively
  • Provides expertise above that of a typical project manager
  • Acts as a ‘servant leader’ and helps the team work together and learn the Scrum framework
  • Protects the team from internal and external distractions
Simplilearn's CSM training program is a live classroom training. It is the ideal course package for every aspiring professional who wants to make a career in project management.

The CSM certification training course is focused on providing an improved understanding of Scrum methodologies and their implementation.

Why is this certification so highly sought-after?

The designation of Certified ScrumMaster is a prized certification offered by Scrum Alliance, a non-profit membership organization that supports the adoption and effective use of Scrum. There are over a quarter million CSM's worldwide. Benefits of the CSM certification include:

  • Certified ScrumMaster certification enhances your industry credibility and earning potential
  • According to payscale.com, a CSM professional has a median salary of $112,000 per year
  • CSM certification proves that you have a full understanding of Scrum and how to apply its principles in the workplace
  • It offers a clearly defined and well-respected credential in the Agile community, making it highly sought-after by employers
What skills will you learn?

At the end of Simplilearn’s training in CSM, you will be able to:

  • Discuss Scrum and Agile methodologies
  • Describe the importance of Agile
  • Explain the Scrum lifecycle
  • Understand the Scrum terminologies and their applications
  • Discuss in detail terms such as Daily Scrum, User Story, Sprint Planning and Sprint Review
  • Understand various roles involved in Scrum
  • Describe distributed Scrum and the best practices in distributed Scrum
What are the career benefits in store for you?

The benefits of earning CSM certification are as follows:

  • Career opportunities of certified professionals are rapidly growing as they remain relevant and marketable across various industry sectors
  • Certified professionals demonstrate accomplishment of core Scrum knowledge to employers and peers
  • Certification verifies your knowledge of Scrum framework and scope of the ScrumMaster’s role in the process
  • As a CSM, you will be able to fill the roles of a Scrum Master or a Scrum team member
  • The certification helps the professional engage with a community of Scrum experts
  • Through this certification, the CSM gains access to local groups, networks, and resources available only to Scrum Alliance members
Who should take this course?

The following categories of professionals should take the CSM training course and obtain certification:

  • Members of Scrum teams such as developers, Scrum Masters, and product owners
  • Managers of Scrum teams
  • Teams transitioning to Scrum
  • Professionals who would like to pursue a career as a professional Scrum Master
What types of projects will you complete during the CSM course?

There are no projects related to this course.

What types of jobs require CSM certified professionals?

Jobs that require CSM skills include project manager, technical project manager, scrum master, program manager, project lead and product lead developer.

Course Advisor

Jeff Allen - Project Management and Agile Expert, Consultant, Author



Jeff Allen is a highly-regarded project management and Agile expert with more than 15 years of experience at large companies like Compaq and HP. As an Agile Coach, he has mentored over 5000 professionals globally.

Tim Jerome - Project Management Expert and Evangelist



Tim Jerome is an international project management expert with over 15 years of experience at companies like Intel and Digital Network Services. A former president of the PMI Rio Grande Chapter, Tim is also a PMP instructor with over 10 years of experience in addition to his extensive project management consulting experience.