Certified ScrumMaster


This Scrum training course for certification teaches the foundations of Scrum and gives students hands-on experience using Scrum in a variety of situations. Certified ScrumMaster and Certified Scrum Trainer Mike Cohn leads this course.

previously $1300 $1200 through 8/7

…and don’t miss our other course this week: Certified Scrum Product Owner

Available Discounts

Save $ 100 per person when you register 3 or more people
Save $ 200 per person when you register 10 or more people
Save $ 200 when you register for both courses

What You’ll Learn

In this Certified ScrumMaster training course, you’ll learn directly from Mike Cohn the following and more:

  • Real world practices in Scrum that are proven to make your teams more productive.
  • The fundamentals of launching a project with Scrum the right way.
  • How to write user stories for the Scrum product backlog.
  • Understanding how to lead a self-organizing team.
  • Scaling Scrum when you have internationals teams with hundreds of team members.
  • Applying solutions to the challenges that both new and experienced Scrum teams face.
  • Secrets from Mike’s 20+ years of using Scrum in a wide variety of environments.

PDU and SEU Credits


This course is eligible for 15 PDUs at the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Certified Scrum Trainer

This course is eligible for 16 SEUs (Category B) at the Scrum Alliance.

PDUs and SEUs can be used toward PMP, PMI-ACP, CSP and other certifications as well.


Our two-day Scrum training shows you how the application of Scrum can have a deep and lasting effect on an organization and its teams’ productivity.

You’ll acquire concrete skills by working with actual Scrum tools and participating in real-world activities to solve challenges using Scrum, such as daily scrum meetings, burndown charts, sprint planning meetings, the product backlog and sprint backlogs.

All students walk away with the knowledge of how to apply Scrum to projects that have a single team or a large distributed team. Through Mike’s hands-on method of teaching, you’ll be prepared to plan your first sprint immediately after this class.

Once the course is complete, you’ll be fully equipped to pass the Certified ScrumMaster exam at the Scrum Alliance. This test is a prerequisite to becoming a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM).

For more information on Scrum certification, see this page about the CSM exam.

Participants taking our course have a 98% pass rate on the Scrum Alliance CSM exam.

Who Should Attend?

You should attend the Certified ScrumMaster training course if you are:

  • A manager
  • A programmer
  • A tester
  • An analyst
  • A product manager
  • Interested in working on or with a Scrum team

To find out which course is best for you based on your current role, check out our handy course finder tool.

What You Get

  • World-renowned training from an industry expert
  • The title of “Certified ScrumMaster” after you pass the exam plus fully paid exam fees
  • A two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance, a $100 value
  • All meals and snacks during the training
  • Electronic copies of course materials, relevant articles, chapters from Mike's books and more – all in a USB drive
  • Printed, color copy of the course materials in a binder
  • Planning Poker® cards for use in estimating with your team


    DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton Dallas-Richardson

    The DoubleTree in Richardson, TX boasts a prime north Dallas location in the Richardson Telecom Corridor just minutes from University of Texas at Dallas (UTD). Enjoy fast and easy access to nearby DART stations, which can take you to Plano or downtown Dallas, including the Dallas Convention Center.


    The DoubleTree Dallas-Richardson is located 26 miles from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Take the North Airport Exit to Interstate 635 East, Exit onto US 75 North (North Central Expressway), Exit at Campbell Road,Turn left on Campbell, hotel is on left.

    The hotel is also 15 miles from Dallas Love Airport. East on Mockingbird Lane from airport, take Dallas North Tollway North to 635 (LBJ) East, exit Highway 75 (North Central Expressway North), exit Campbell Rd, left at Campbell, hotel on left .

    Taxis and shuttles are available.


    Course participants are responsible for their own hotel reservations. There is no group discount being offered by the hotel. Please reserve your sleeping rooms at your earliest convenience as the hotel does sell out.


    Each day will begin with a breakfast buffet and lunch will also be provided along with refreshments during the breaks. If you have any food allergies, are vegan or vegetarian, please notify Laura Cohn at least 7 days in advance of the course to ensure we can meet your dietary needs.


    Casual. Please bring a sweater or jacket in case the temperature in the room gets too cool.


    We are so confident that you will benefit from our training that we offer a 100% money back guarantee. If you aren’t satisfied with the training you received, contact us within thirty days to receive a full refund of the registration fee, no questions asked.

    Refund Policy

    You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 14 calendar days before the first day of class. If you cancel within 14 calendar days, a 30% cancellation fee will be charged, and you will receive the remaining 70% as a credit toward a class to be taken within 18 months from the date of the canceled class. If you cancel within two business days from the start of a class, or if you do not attend the class, you will not be eligible for a refund or credit. All cancellation requests must be made via email to [email protected]