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Course SummaryIf you are preparing for ScrumMaster certification, you can utilize this extensive study guide to help you review relevant topics for the certification exam. The lessons and quizzes that comprise this course are aligned with the content of the Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) exam.
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About This Course
If you are planning to enhance your project management and product development career with a CSM designation, you can take the first step by using this comprehensive study guide to prepare you for this exam. The lessons will address such topics as Scrum values, processes, principles and term definitions. You'll learn what it means to be a Scrum team member and product owner, and you'll explore Scrum project management tools and Agile and Scrum documentation processes.
About the Exam
The Certified ScrumMaster exam is a one-hour test consisting of multiple-choice and true/false questions. There are a total of 35 questions on the exam, which is taken online. Content areas addressed on this exam include Scrum roles, meetings and artifacts in addition to general Scrum knowledge. To pass this exam, you will have to correctly answer 24 out of the 35 questions.
Certified ScrumMaster Exam Preparation & Registration
This study guide is designed to cover all fundamentals of Scrum practices to fully prepare you to sit for the Certified ScrumMaster exam. The guide contains short but informative and engaging lessons that discuss such topics as Scrum terminology, Scrum framework, agile methods for software development, agile approaches and Scrum principles and values. You will also study various Scrum project management and agile methods and discover how to implement them. Learn about testing, estimating, planning and documentation. Each lesson contains a self-assessment quiz that allows you to determine how much you have retained and the areas you might need to further review.
You will need to complete an in-person, two-day Certified ScrumMaster course before being eligible to take this exam. Once you have completed a course, Certified ScrumMaster trainers will pay for initial membership, which includes the cost of the exam and covers two attempts to pass the exam if needed. While there are no educational requirements to maintain this certification, initial membership paid by trainers covers two years; after this time, members must renew with Scrum Alliance on their own.
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