Advanced Certified ScrumMaster

dive even deeper

into an agile world!

Advanced Certified ScrumMasterOur Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM) course focuses on deepening facilitation and coaching skills, organizational change, and understanding how organization structure can impact the adoption of Scrum.

Prerequisites: All are welcome to attend, however you must already be a CSM to be eligible for the A-CSM certification. Please scroll down to the FAQ at the bottom of this page for additional course info.

Day 1

• Intro/Opening Activity
• Working Agreements
• Scrum & its relationship with Agile
• Scrum, XP, Kanban
• Empiricism
• Scrum Master Competencies
⁠— Facilitation
⁠— Coaching
⁠— Mentoring
⁠— Training
• Core Scrum vs non-core activities
• Increasing Effectiveness
— Facilitation Techniques
— Conflict Resolution
• Conflict Resolution

Day 2

• Challenges with Agile Adoptions
• Coaching
⁠— Arc of Coaching Conversation
⁠— Powerful Questions
⁠— Responsibility Matrix
⁠— Hands-on-Practice
• Organizational change & edge behavior
• Scaling
⁠— SAFe
⁠— Scrum @ Scale
⁠— LeSS
⁠— Others
• Business Agility
• Team toxins and how to coach them
• Increasing team engagement & innovation

Learning Benefits

  • Learn while having fun
  • Retain more information because of our unique hands-on approach; based on the latest research into brain science
  • Be entertained by stories from our real-world experienced and knowledgeable instructors
  • Maximize investments already made by gaining valuable Scrum Educational Units (SEUs) and Professional Development Units (PDUs)
  • Increase your personal worth within your company and in the marketplace

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