The Complete Overview Of CSM Certification Cost

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by StarAgile

August 26, 2021
Category Agile and Scrum


When you look into the marketplace for CSM Certification Cost, you will discover that there are numerous firms that offer this course at an affordable price. However, you must first determine the exact program to join in based on the specifications of your demands.

If you are aspiring to become a scrum master, then Certified Scrum Master is the best certification. Before you even plan to take the certification you need to know and analyze the cost of the certification.

There are multiple costs involved in the certification such as exam fee, training cost, and cost involved in retake and cost involved in the maintenance of the certification.

The Cost of CSM Certification 

To increase your business productivity, you must register for the top certification course. The CSM certification online is globally valued by the world's most prominent businesses for lead management and business improvement. 

Therefore, if you decide to join for CSM training, you have to be well informed on the CSM cost. 

CountriesCostCurrency
India22000 - 25000INR
Canada1195 - 1500CAD
USA1000 - 2000USD
 Australia1200 - 1600AUD

The CSM cost varies by country/region. The table gives you a better idea of CSM certification cost, including the exam fees, training charge, and fee for membership. The prices of the CSM certification vary worldwide. Examine the certified Scrum Master Certification cost in various countries/regions.

Certified Scrum Master

Scrum is guided by Scrum Masters and they must adopt a range of methodologies.

Cost Summary

Cost CategoryCost breakup
Virtual training costRupees. 19,999/- in India, $ 1295 in the US
Cost for the examThis is included in the course fee
Cost for the succeeding attempts 

- If you are taking the second attempt within 60 days of completion of the training it is free. 

- $25 after the first two attempts.

Certification Renewal Fee

$100 and 20 Scrum Educational Units, every two years 

 

Retake Cost Breakup

  • If you fail in the first attempt and if you take the second attempt within 60 days of the completion of the training, there is no cost for the second attempt. 
  • If you fail in the second attempt as well there is $25/- for every succeeding attempt. The table below shows the breakup in a simple way.
AttemptsDescriptionCost
First attemptIncluded in the course fee-
Second attempt within 60 days of the trainingNo fee-
Second attempt after 60 days of trainingThere is a cost associated with this retake of the exam$25/-
Third attempt and thereafterStandard retake cost applies$25/Attempt

CSM Renewal Cost

In order to maintain or renewal of the CSM certification you need two things. One is the $100/- fee and 20 SEU’s. SEU’s are nothing but Scrum educational units that can be obtained in the following ways.

  • Volunteer Contributions 
  • Self-Learning
  • Providing Coaching on Scrum Methodology 
  • Other Team Learning Activity
  • Attending Scrum Gatherings 

The below table shows the CSM certification maintenance requirements in a simple way, please remember that both the fee and SEU’s are mandatory.

Certification NameFeeSEU’s
CSM$100/-20

Bottom Line

Although numerous organizations are offering CSM training, only a few offer certification. Therefore, the decision must be based on the objectives you wish to make the most effective use of the Scrum Framework methodology. 

The Qualified Training Provider, like StarAgile assists industry specialists in developing their expertise and knowledge to advance their careers in the corporate world. Although various companies offer training on the scrum technique, what counts more is how you apply it and its usefulness. Therefore, before going on the wonderful path of learning the Scrum Methodology, prepare yourself with as much essential information as possible.

 

Upcoming CSM Certification Training Workshops:

NameDate-
Certified Scrum Master21 May-22 May 2022,
weekend
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Certified Scrum Master25 May-27 May 2022,
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Certified Scrum Master28 May-29 May 2022,
weekend
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