Scrum Master Certification Exam Prep Class


Scrum Master Certified (SMC®) professionals are facilitators who ensure that the Scrum Team is provided with an environment conducive to completing the project successfully. The Scrum Master guides, facilitates, and teaches Scrum practices to everyone involved in the project; clears impediments for the team; and, ensures that Scrum processes are being followed.

Successful candidates will be awarded the Scrum Master Certified (SMC®) certification by SCRUMstudy™ after passing the certification exam.

**Pass Rate for the SMC® examination indicates the percentage of candidates passing the exam in the first attempt who attempted all the questions.
Exam Format
Multiple choice
100 questions per exam
No negative marks for wrong answers
120 minutes duration
Proctored online exam

Current pass rate: 95%

Audience Profile: Anyone who is interested in becoming a Scrum Master.

Participant will have access to learn Scrum Fundamental Certificate course –  learn about key concepts in Scrum as defined in the SBOK® Guide; and to get a basic understanding of how Scrum framework works in delivering successful projects. The purpose of the ‘Scrum Fundamentals Certified’ is to confirm you have basic understanding of the Scrum framework.

Duration: A 6-day or  2 Months(weekends) SMC® instructed led classroom training provided by a SCRUMstudy™ approved Authorized Training Partner (A.T.P.)

Topics for this course

71 Lessons8h

Fundamentals Of The Scrum?

Scrum Fundamentals is designed to help get new teams up and running and more experienced Teams back on track. If you want to get more out of Scrum than you are getting, this course can fine tune your current practices by explaining the “why” behind the "what."
Introduction to Scrum
What Is Scrum?
Why Use Scrum?
Summary of Fundamental Scrum Processes
Process of Scrum – Initiate Phase
Plan and Estimate Phase
Implement Phase
Review and Retrospect Phase
Release Phase
Overview of the Scrum Framework
Agile Manifesto
Inspect And Adapt
Five Key Values Of The Scrum Framework
Assessment Test
Scrum Value #1. Courage
Scrum Value #2. Focus
Scrum Value #3. Commitment
Scrum Value #4. Respect
Scrum Value #5. Openness
Scrum Value #5. Openness
Introduction To Scrum – A Real World Example (Case Study)
Sprint 1 – Day 1
Sprint 1 – Day 2
Frustration #1. We Had To Plan Our Entire Project Before We Understood It
Frustration #2. Lack Of Commitment, Change Management, And Collaboration
Frustration #3. Autocratic Decisions Overruled Democratic Decisions
What Makes The Scrum Framework Succeed?
Scrum Roles – The Scrum Team
The Scrum Product Owner Role
The Scrum Team Member Role
Video Lesson – How to Create a Scrum Product Backlog.mp4
Assessment Two
Who is a Scrum Master and the responsibilities
Chief Scrum Master
Quality as Defined in Scrum Body of Knowledge
Quality and Scope
Quality and Business Value
Acceptance Criteria and the Prioritized Product Backlog
Diagram illustrates the concept of Acceptance Criteria along with product increment flow Project Increment Flow Diagram
Writing Acceptance Criteria
Definition of Done
Quality Management in Scrum
Quality Planning
Quality Control and Quality Assurance
Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) Cycle
Unapproved and Approved Change Requests
Change in Scrum
Achieving Flexibility
Scrum Core Team
Senior Management
Flexibility through Customer Value-based Prioritization
Integrating Change in Scrum
Change in Portfolios and Programs
Summary of Responsibilities Relevant to Change
Scrum vs. Traditional Project Management
What is Risk?
Difference between Risks and Issues
Risk Attitude
Risk Management Procedure
Risk Assessment
Risk Prioritization
Risk Mitigation
Risk Communication
Risk Burndown Chart
Minimizing Risks through Scrum
Risks in Portfolios and Programs
In Portfolio
In Program
Test Assessment

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Mr Olalekan explained the Scrum concepts in a very engaging manner for better understanding and passing the SMC exam. The mock test is very good. Thanks CFL Team


Target Audience

  • Anyone who is interested in becoming a Scrum Master