SMC Certification Training Course

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  • Access to High Quality SMC online course for 180 days

  • Includes Videos of all concepts, Terms and Concepts, Interactive Case Study, Reference Material and more

  • Proctored Online SMC Certification Exam (120 minutes, 100 Questions)

  • On successful completion, candidates will be awarded with Scrum Master Certified (SMC) Certification

  • Course available in English and Spanish languages

  • 16 PMI PDUs and 16 VMEdu RCUs

  • Provided in association with SCRUMstudy, the Global Accreditation Body for Scrum and Agile Certifications

  • 24*7 Online Support via email and phone

  • Engage with Global Scrum Community

  • Mobile Apps to learn on the go

Description

Overview

In association with SCRUMstudy, the global accreditation body for Scrum and Agile certifications, Encertify brings to you widely popular Scrum Master Certified (SMC) certification and courses at a very affordable rate.

Every student applying for the SMC certification, will also get access to a comprehensive and high quality online course for 180 days which will prepare the student for the SMC certification exam. The classroom course includes 2 day interactive training by highly experienced trainer.

The SMC course helps candidates develop an understanding of the Scrum methodology from a Scrum Master point of view. The course focuses on providing students with an understanding of the various Scrum principles, Scrum aspects, processes, Scrum roles, artefacts, tools and techniques as defined by A Guide to the Scrum Body of Knowledge (SBOK™ Guide) authored by SCRUMstudy. Once the student completes the course, he/she needs to appear in an online proctored test conducted by SCRUMstudy. On successful completion of the test, the student will be awarded with the Scrum Master Certified (SMC) certification.

 

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the Scrum Master Certified (SMC) course Participants will:

  • Become familiar with the concepts, advantages, and challenges of the Scrum methodology.
  • Understand how Scrum can be effectively used in their company and how to maximize ROI by delivering projects using Scrum.
  • Be familiarized with the Principles, Aspects and Processes involved in a Scrum Project as defined by the SCRUMstudy SBOK.
  • Be equipped with the knowledge needed to be the Scrum Master in their organizations and help their organizations adopt Scrum methodology. Furthermore, participants will develop an understanding of all the roles in Scrum.
  • Have experience carrying out a Scrum project through simulated case studies.
  • Learn to guide, facilitate, and teach Scrum practices to everyone involved in the project; clears impediments for the team; and ensures that Scrum processes are being followed.
  • Gain knowledge to identify and anticipate issues related to the practical implementation of scrum.
  • Be armed with the proper tools to address, resolve, and take the lead on Scrum issues in their organizations.
  • Be able to take and pass the Scrum Master Certified (SMC) exam from SCRUMstudy.

 

What is Included?

  • Both certification exam and online prep course: When you apply for the SMC certification, you get access to a free SMC online course for 180 days.
  • The classroom course includes 2 days of training by experienced trainer with comprehensive study material. Students will also get free access to the SMC online course for 180 days.
  • The complementary online course includes Videos of all concepts, Terms and Concepts, Interactive Case Study, Reference Material and more.
  • Proctored Online Scrum Master Certified (SMC) Certification Exam (120 minutes, 100 Questions)
  • Mobile Apps for learning on the go.
  • 16 PMI PDUs and 16 VMEdu RCUs

Why Us

Our SMC certification package comes with both the training and official SMC exam. We guarantee that you will find us more economical than any other provider including SCRUMstudy. If not, please let us know and we will provide you a better price. Being a lean organization, we excel at reducing waste in processes and maintaining a low cost of operation which enables us to provide world class training at a best price.

Being an Authorized Training Partner of SCRUMstudy, we provide official SCRUMstudy learning content for online courses and certification exam.

We are dedicated in creating the best quality study materials and student experience across our products. Our SMC classroom training program and course material are designed and developed by Industry experts and are accredited by SCRUMstudy. All content complies with quality conformance standards to ensure that our content is the best in class and free of any errors.

Whether classroom or online, our SMC certification course covers all concepts required to pass the SMC exam and taught using innovative and result-oriented learning methods. The courseware and practice questions are updated to the current SMC exam format.

All our SMC trainers are highly qualified and certified in various industry frameworks. The trainers are accredited by SCRUMstudy to teach SMC courses. They have many years of professional experience in their respective field with a minimum of 15 years’ experience in training and consulting. Our trainers are not only experts in their domains but are also passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise with other professionals thereby enriching careers of students.

While this class is based on the Scrum Method within the Agile Framework, the teachings are not bound or limited to theory. We dig deep in class and help people solve pressing problems and issues they are facing.

This class will point out real world examples of how well known organizations from startup to enterprise have adopted Scrum and witnessed dramatic incremental changes. This is not a back of the room type training and does require active participation from each attendee with lots interactive exercises.

More than 99% people have passed their SMC exam in their first attempt after taking our online and classroom courses. Our effective and results-oriented study methodology ensures that you pass the SMC exam at the first try. We guarantee that all our students will pass their SMC exam.

Our SMC training programs are conducted in a high-class environment, with all study aids. Our courses include lunch, snacks and coffee and tea.

We are here to ensure you get heard 24/7, and to take care of every single questions and doubts you have. Our dedicated support team will provide you best in class round the clock customer support. Superior customer service is the hallmark of our company and we always go the extra mile to satisfy each of our customers whether an individual or a corporate client.

Includes –

  • Comprehensive training material included in both classroom and online training
  • 16 PMI PDUs and 16 VMEdu Approved RCUs
  • Learn through mobile App or tablets

Agenda

  • The Rise of Agile
  • The Agile Manifesto
  • Principles of Agile Manifesto
  • Declaration of Interdependence
  • Agile Methods
  • Agile vs. Traditional Project
  • Scrum Principles
  • Scrum Aspects
  • Scrum Processes
  • Scrum Advantages
  • Core Roles
    • Product Owner
    • Scrum Master
    • Scrum Team
  • Non-core Roles
  • Initiate
  • Plan and Estimate
  • Implement
  • Review and Retrospect
  • Release
  • Scalability of Scrum
  • Scrum in Programs and Portfolios
  • Scrum of Scrums (SoS) Meeting
  • Transition to Scrum
  • Mapping Traditional Roles to Scrum
  • Maintaining Stakeholder Involvement
  • Importance of Executive Support

Certification & Exam

SMC professionals have a practical, working knowledge of Scrum that equips them to implement and work in a Scrum environment. The purpose of the SMC exam is to confirm the applicants have achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply Scrum in the projects and to tailor Scrum in a particular scenario as defined by SCRUMstudy SBOK. 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 SMC certification by SCRUMstudy after passing the certification exam.

 

Prerequisites 

There is no formal prerequisite for this certification. However, it is preferable to complete the Scrum Developer Certified (SDC™) certification before applying for the Scrum Master certification.

 

Exam Format

  • Multiple Choice
  • 100 questions per exam
  • One mark awarded for every right answer
  • No negative marks for wrong answers
  • 120 minutes duration
  • Proctored online exam (Needs to be scheduled at least 48 hour in advance)

 

Reference book

A Guide to Scrum Body of Knowledge (SBOK™ Guide) by SCRUMstudy.


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Yes. This package includes both the SMC Certification Exam and a comprehensive online course to prepare for the same. However, if you need a classroom training, you need to separately enroll and pay for the same. For availability of classroom training session in your region, please check the classroom training section.

Yes, SMC is an online exam. However, the exam is live proctored which means a Proctor will monitor the exam through a web conferencing tool. Participants will receive a web address and login details for the online proctored examination. The student can take the exam anytime within 6 months after enrolling in the course. Since the exam is proctored by a SCRUMstudy Proctor online, the exam needs to be scheduled at least 48 hours in advance so that SCRUMstudy can arrange a Proctor for the exam. While scheduling the exam, the available time slots will be displayed to the student. Once scheduled, further information will be emailed to the student by the SCRUMstudy support team.  The exam contains one hundred multiple choice questions, and students have two hours to complete it. Assistance with accessing the exam is available through the helpful SCRUMstudy support team. Immediately after completing the exam, students will be informed of their results. Successful candidates are awarded the Scrum Master Certified (SMC) certification from SCRUMstudy. They will receive a soft copy of the certificate by email.

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Customer Reviews

Bibin Bastian
Senior Business Analyst at ZE PowerGroup

We are happy with the way Scrum Master training was organized by Encertify. The contents covered by the trainer were excellent. Will look forward for Scrum Developer and many other trainings with Encertify in future.

Amber Johnson
Scrum Master

Yay, I passed my SMC certification. Thank you so much. I really liked the video lessons and also other study resources. . In addition to getting certified, I have truly learned a great deal from this course which I can implement in my workplace right away. I will definitely recommend this course to my colleagues.

Ritesh Maharaj
Account Manager - Service Delivery at Sutherland Global Services

Training was good. A very practical approach, hence easy to understand. The scrum framework, agile methodologies and principles are very well covered. The training was in such a way that no need to study again.

Christopher Miller
Project Manager

Being a project manager, I find this course very useful. It helped me a lot in understanding Scrum as my organization is going through Agile transformation. The course and the SBOK is a perfect intersection of traditional and agile project management and I was able to relate to transformation issues at organizational level.

Jim Arthur Isaac
Finance Analyst at CompuCom

I would highly recommend this course to everyone who wants to learn Scrum. It has a step by step process to first learn and then become a pro. It has a very easy to follow and flawless training program. It has a good online repository of the study material. Awesome!

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