Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM)

Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM) is an in-depth, two-day immersion into the world of the ScrumMaster role. The class explores Agile Facilitation and Agile Coaching and how the ScrumMaster uses these skills to support the team, the Product Owner, and the Organization. The class is full of real-world examples from the attendees' experiences and coaches attendees through practical tools and techniques that can be implemented immediately at your workplace. The class is a deep dive into your role as a ScrumMaster and the hands-on activities and exercises demonstrate key concepts and let you experience the next level of Scrum firsthand.

Retail Price: $1,595.00

Next Date: 12/08/2022

Course Days: 2

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In This Class You'll Learn

  • Explain Agile and Lean values and principles, so that your team can better appreciate Scrum
  • Support your team using Agile facilitation techniques
  • Coach your team, product owners, and organization using Agile coaching techniques
  • Support your development team as they learn to operate as a self-organizing team
  • Improve your team's dynamics, so they can work together better
  • Facilitate your team creating their own Definition of Done



Students who take this course must:

  • Already hold a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) certification with Scrum Alliance
  • Complete all pre- or post-course work as deemed necessary by the instructor
  • Validate at least 12 months of Scrum Master work experience within the past five years

Professionals who benefit from taking this course include: 

  • Individuals who have been in the ScrumMaster role for at least 12 months
  • IT Leadership (Managers/Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
  • Project Managers

Please note: This course has an Attendance and Virtual Camera Requirement

  • Attendance is required throughout the duration of this course. Instructors will verify each student's attendance and participation to ensure course completion.
  • Webcam usage is required by all students

Course Outline

Part 1: Lean, Agile, and Scrum

  1. Agile and Lean Values, Principles, and Worldview
  2. Empirical Process Control

Part 2: Agile Facilitation

  1. Basic Facilitation

Part 3: Agile Coaching

  1. Coaching Fundamentals

Part 4: Service to the Development Team

  1. Self-Organization
  2. Team Dynamics
  3. Definition of Done
  4. Value of Engineering Practices

Part 5: Service to the Product Owner

  1. Coaching the Product Owner

Part 6: Service to the Organization

  1. Resolving Impediments
  2. Scaling Scrum
  3. Organizational Change

Part 7: Scrum Mastery

  1. Personal Development
  2. Servant Leadership
Course Dates Course Times (EST) Delivery Mode GTR
12/8/2022 - 12/9/2022 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Virtual Enroll
1/19/2023 - 1/20/2023 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Virtual Enroll
3/16/2023 - 3/17/2023 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Virtual Enroll
6/8/2023 - 6/9/2023 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Virtual Enroll