The Agile way of thinking is best known in the field of software development but the principles are increasingly being applied in other types of projects. Scrum is the most used Agile methodology and is suitable for all professionals looking to keep their knowledge up to date with the latest developments in the fields of IT and Project Management, particularly those leading or participating in projects. In particular, the certification is suitable for professionals working in the areas of: Project Management; Software development; IT Service Management; and Business Management.
Agile Scrum is about working together to successfully reach a goal. Agile methodologies are popular approaches in software development and are increasingly being used in other areas. Scrum practices include establishing cross-functional and self-managed teams, producing a working deliverable at the end of each iteration or Sprint. This certification focuses on adopting Agile or Scrum in the workplace and taking on the role of Scrum Master.
The candidate needs to be familiar with all Basic Concepts from the Agile Scrum Foundation course. Please refer to the Preparation Guide of the Agile Scrum Foundation for details. The preparation guide is available on the Agile Scrum Foundation page.
The Agile Scrum Master Exam is part of the EXIN qualification program and has been developed in cooperation with international experts in the field.
The training Agile Scrum Master at an EXIN accredited training provider is mandatory.
Knowledge of Scrum terminology, for instance through the Agile Scrum Foundation Exam is strongly recommended.
Agile Scrum Master Exam Details:
|Exam duration:||90 minutes|
|Number of questions:||40|
|Pass mark:||65% (26 of 40)|
|Electronic equipment permitted:||no|