1. Why should I register CSM training in Pune with StarAgile?+
100% success rate, 100% money back guarantee, trained 10,000+ professionals, Scrum Alliance recognized Certified Scrum Trainer with 20+ years of training experience in teaching agile principles. All these at very nominal cost from one and only StarAgile
2. What is Certified Scrum Master?+
A Scrum Master is a Servant Leader who manages team not by telling them what to do, but by removing bottlenecks that get in their way and by coaching them in agile best practices. A Scrum Master is a good listener, he is aware of all the developments that is going around, he ensures that everyone is on same page. So, if you are looking for the challenging role of a Scrum Master then the first step towards achieving this goal is to become a Certified Scrum Master accredited by Scrum Alliance. And StarAgile is there to help you achieve this goal.
3. Why Scrum Master certification in Pune high in demand?+
The designation of a certified Scrum Master is a very prestige one being offered by highly recognized non-profit organization i.e. Scrum Alliance. It’s the below benefits that a certified scrum master brings on table are the main reason that this certification is at such high demand having an average annual package of $115,992 in United States.
The amount of value that a certified scrum master brings on table is enormous. They don’t tell team what to do, instead they help individuals become self-organized and independent. And if they face any bottlenecks then scrum master helps them to resolve it as quick as possible
A Certified Scrum master is well trained on agile methodologies and scrum practices. They ensure that everyone understands scrum, its processes and makes sure that everyone is aware of the agile principles and do follow them strictly
It offers a clearly defined and well-respected credential in the Agile community, making it highly sought-after by employers.
4. Career benefits by doing CSM Certification in Pune?+
Following are the career benefits that one can enjoy post doing CSM certification in pune:
1. Certified Scrum Master can act as a project lead and facilitates the Agile methodology for the teams.
2. CSM develops and maintains the Agile training, guide to entry-level engineers, and ensures that the processes are lined-up with the goals.
3. Certified scrum master works with several associates, including product manager, onshore delivery manager, product owner, scrum development team and many key stakeholders
4. CSM certified scrum master is recognized as a Leader across industry and is known as a key stakeholder in the success of the project
5. So, post CSM training once you start to practically apply the learnings, you will get known in your organization and will definitely boost your career growth chart.
5. What is the average Salary for Scrum Masters?+
Average salary in different cities in US:
|New York, New York||$71,000 – $1,40,000|
|Seattle, Washington||$72,000 – $1,32,000|
|San Francisco, California||$82,000 – $1,45,000|
|Washington, District of Columbia||$69,000 – $1,35,000|
|Atlanta, Georgia||$58,000 – $1,21,000|
Comparing Salaries among different companies:
|Amazon.com Inc||$97,000– $1,39,000|
|Capital One Financial Corp||$74,000 – $1,20,000|
|Booz, Allen, Hamilton||$65,000 – $119,000|
|Cognizant Technology Solution Corp||$70,000 – $1,05,000|
|General Electric Co (GE)||$85,000 – $1,25,000|
Entry Level Salary for Scrum Master:
6. What skills you will learn after CSM Certification in Pune?+
With the Certified Scrum Master certification in Pune, you will learn about Scrum, Scrum frameworks, different terminologies involved in Scrum practices like events, daily scrum, artifacts, sprints, agile principles and many such learnings. These learnings are purely based on industry practices and will be extremely helpful to apply them at your workplace.
Apart from these you can learn how you can remove barriers and keep team on track, best engineering practices, communication and good listener, encourage collaborations, act as a coach for teams’ development, your partnership with the scrum development team and product owner, coaching agile practices, conflict resolutions, forecasting, removing impediments etc. and many more skills.
7. Who should take this CSM Certification in Pune?+
Certified Scrum Master certification in Pune can be taken by anyone who wants to learn about agile methodologies, especially scrum. Although there is no target audience for this certification, however anyone from below roles can opt for Certified Scrum Master certification:
Software Engineer, Project Manager, Product Manager, Team Leader, Business Analyst, Technical writer, Development team member, Quality analyst, Quality Manager etc.
Although it is not mandatory that the above designated candidates can only take Certified Scrum Master CSM training in Pune. People from different backgrounds too go ahead with certified scrum master certification.
8. Prerequisites for Scrum Master Certification?+
One need to attend a 2day mandatory training from scrum alliance recognized certified scrum trainer. These 2days CSM training in Pune helps you to accomplish the basic criteria of 16PDU hours to get yourself eligible for CSM certification exam.
9. Does StarAgile provides Scrum Master certification course dumps?+
No, StarAgile does not provide any scrum master certification course dumps. Also, it is not at all recommended by Scrum Alliance. What Scrum Alliance recommends is to go through the material provided by Certified Scrum Trainer only and do not go through any other material. Also, the Certified Scrum Trainer is your official trainer recognized by Scrum Alliance who trains you in scrum master certification. The learnings that you get in 2 days course is more than enough to get you through not only from exams point of view but also from implementing scrum practises at your place right from day one.
10. What is the Certification process for CSM Training in Pune?+
Attend a 2day mandatory training from scrum alliance recognized certified scrum trainer. These 2days CSM training in Pune will help you to accomplish the basic criteria of 16PDU hours to get yourself eligible for CSM certification exam
You can give examination within 90 days of your training. Clear the online exam and download the certificate.
11. Exam Pattern for Scrum Master Certification in Pune?+
After successfully completing the CSM course in Pune, you will need to take the 50-multiple choice CSM questions and answer 37 out of 50 questions correctly within the 60-minute time limit
You can pause, break and even restart the test n number of times. However, you need to complete the exam within 90days of taking your Certified Scrum Master course.
You can even skip certain questions or even bookmark them to review later. You can review the bookmarked question at the end and then submit your answers.
Once you submit, your score will immediately appear on your screen
12. How many years CSM certification is valid?+
CSM certification is valid for 2years from the date you have cleared your online exam. For CSM certification renewal it involves cost of $100, which makes your certificate further valid for 24months from the date of renewal
13. Is 2 days training is enough to take up CSM certification in Pune?+
Yes absolutely. 2days CSM training in Pune is enough for a candidate who is willing to take up CSM certification. We have highly experienced trainer who is also a Certified Scrum Trainer recognised by scrum alliance.
We not just get you ready from certification point of view, but also from industry requirements too. What you learn is a practical approach towards scrum and agile methodologies that you can right away implement at your workplace.
14. What certification will I receive after completing the CSM training in Pune?+
You will receive CSM certification from Scrum Alliance after completing the CSM training in Pune and clearing the test. You will also get 2 years membership for free from Scrum Alliance.
15. Is Scrum Master Certification fee included in the course fee?+
Yes, the Scrum master course fee is all inclusive CSM exam fee and certificate fee.
16. Can someone take CSM certification exam without training?+
No. One need to attend a 2 day mandatory CSM training in Pune from scrum alliance recognized certified scrum trainer. These 2days training will help you to accomplish the basic criteria of 16 PDU hours to get yourself eligible for CSM certification exam.
17. What are the benefits of the 2-year membership with Scrum Alliance?+
You get access to the entire community of scrum masters, once you become a member of the Scrum Alliance. You can share your views, get an opinion, and even contribute articles in the website. In summary, it is an opportunity to learn, share and grow your wisdom and knowledge on Scrum. Who knows you might me called the next ‘Father of Scrum’
18. What next after CSM certification?+
Once you are CSM certified from Scrum Alliance, it opens door for so many further certifications:
Post CSM you are eligible for Advanced Certified Scrum Master and then Certified Scrum Professional – Scrum Master.
However, you can also opt for Certified Scrum Product Owner which makes you eligible for Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner and then Certified Scrum Professional – Product Owner.
Also, you can opt for Certified Scrum Developer which makes you eligible for Certified Scrum Professional.
And, once you are done with these certifications you can go for Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), which is highly recognized by organizations across the world.
So, with Scrum Alliance bucket list of certifications, only sky is the limit.
19. What is 100% Money Back Guarantee?+
With 100% passing track record and10,000+ trained professionals, StarAgile promises 100% refund if you fail toclear the test. You can get the fund refunded within 7 working days..
20. How should I renew my CSM Certification?+
CSM certification renewal it involves cost of $100, which makes your certificate further valid for 24 months from the date of renewal.
You need to click on the link here
and login. Than complete your profile with contact details and accept the licence agreement. Post that, click on the certification dashboard and from the Actions link you can click to renew the certification. Pay the fees of $100 and complete the action. Your certificate is renewed.
21. How many attempts do I have to pass the Certified Scrum Master Certification?+
So far StarAgile has maintained a track record of 100% passing for CSM certification. However, in an event if you still fail to pass the CSM exam in one go then you can take the exam again anytime within 60days following your CSM course. If you still fail to clear the exam in second attempt, then you will be required to pay exam fee of $25 to Scrum Alliance. Scrum Alliance recommends that in an event when a candidate fails thrice than it is better to re-enrol for the CSM course.
22. How long does it take to receive CSM exam results?+
After successfully completing the course, you will need to take the 50-multiple choice CSM questions and answer 37 out of 50 questions correctly within the 60-minute time limit. Once you submit your answers, your score will immediately appear on your screen
23. Does Scrum Alliance offer online classes for CSM certification?+
No, Scrum Alliance neither offers online classes nor suggests any online classes. They strongly recommend a 2 day in person training provided by the certified scrum trainer (CST).
24. Scrum Master Certification levels?+
There are three levels in Scrum Master Certifications. Below tabular details will guide you through those levels, their SEU’s requirement and the fees per term.
|Certification (2 Year Term)||SEU’s Required||FEE PER TERM|
|Foundational: CSM® (Certified Scrum Master)||20 hours||$100|
|Advanced: A-CSMSM (Advance-Certified Scrum Master)||30 hours||$175|
|Professional: CSP® (Certified Scrum Professional)||40 hours||$250|
25. What is SEUs and PDUs?+
SEU: Scrum Education Unit
PDU: Professionals Development Unit
PDUs and SEUs are credits awarded by Project Management Institute
and the Scrum Alliance
. They recognize your dedication to the Agile professional by awarding credits for educational efforts you make throughout your Agile career.
PDUs and SEUs guarantee that you are keeping up with ongoing education in the field to grow and stay relevant and aren’t simply relying on your own experiences. These credits are especially important if you want to obtain or maintain official certification as an Agile professional.
Each unit is roughly equivalent to one hour of time spent in an educational activity. For example, a one-hour webinar would net you 1 PDU while a full day workshop could earn you 8 PDUs.
So, for scrum you are credited with 16PDU hours, thus making you eligible to appear for certified scrum master examination
The following SEU requirements and renewal fees will go into effect on February 4, 2019:
|Certification (2 Year Term)||SEU’s Required||FEE PER TERM|
|Foundational:CSM®, CSPO®, or CSD®||20 hours||$100|
|Advanced: A-CSMSM or A-CSPOSM||30 hours||$175|
|Professional: CSP®-SM, CSP®-PO, or CSP®||40 hours||$250|
26. Does StarAgile offers Scrum Master certification weekend courses in Pune?+
Yes. We do offer Scrum Master Certification courses on weekends, across following cities: Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Dubai too.
However, on special requirement / request, we do conduct special weekday batches too.
27. What does registration fee include?+
Scrum Master Certification study material/ course material, training, exam fee, certification fee and 2 year membership with Scrum Alliance. Food offered for 2 days during the training.
28. Payment Procedure?+
Payment can be made using Credit or Debit card. Wallets or Net banking.