Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification Training in Birmingham, AL

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification Training in Birmingham, AL

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The Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification training in Birmingham, AL demonstrate your knowledge of Scrum framework, agile manifesto and prepares you to be a Certified Scrum Master. This Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification course from Graspskills will enable you to act as a ‘servant leader’ and support project teams in using Scrum effectively and work together. The CSM training ensures expanded career opportunities across all industry sectors adopting Agile practices and opportunities to engage with Scrum practitioners for continuous improvement.

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USD 1330

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Birmingham-South/ Inverness 215 Inverness Center Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
United States of America

KATE MEGAW

KATE MEGAW

KATE MEGAW, CST, PMP Kate is an IT professional with over 12 years of industry experience. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Management from The Queen’s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland. She is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) from the Scrum Alliance and a Project Management Professional (PMP) from Project Management Institute (PMI).

Kate is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) with The Braintrust Consulting Group, a worldwide leader in Agile transformations. Kate has spent much of her career managing and leading teams for global companies like XcitekSolutionsPlus (XSP) and H&R Block. She has founded and grown several community organizations such as Birmingham International Association of Microsoft Certified Partners (IAMCP), Agile Birmingham and TechBirmingham’s suite of TechMixer Events. In addition Kate has served as Vice President for Professional Development for PMI Birmingham.

Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) is a two-day hands-on workshop that takes students through the Scrum Framework. The class is full of practical, real-world techniques that ScrumMasters can take back and use immediately at their workplace. The class explores in-depth the roles and responsibilities in Scrum with a deep dive into the role of the ScrumMaster. This class will allow your organization to enjoy the many advantages Scrum has to offer. The CSM exam is included with class registration.

As a Certified ScrumMaster class participant, I want…

  • To explain Lean, Agile and Scrum so that I can better understand Scrum’s relationship to the Agile Manifesto
  • To describe the Scrum framework, so that I can clearly comprehend the Scrum process
  • To describe the roles and responsibilities in Scrum, so that I can understand who does what
  • To do a deep dive into the ScrumMaster role so that I can clearly understand the breadth and depth of my role
  • To experience Scrum, so that I know what it feels like when I start doing it for real
  • To explain how to seed a product backlog, so that I can assist the Product Owner with creating one
  • To demonstrate how to write user stories, so that I can clearly articulate the who, what, and why behind a backlog item
  • To teach team members how to relatively size backlog items, so that the product owner can make better prioritization decisions
  • To explore the Sprint construct, so that I can coach my team on the importance of good Scrum practices
  • To list and explain the key events in Scrum, so that I know what is happening, before, during, and after each sprint
  • To explore some additional concepts, so that I can support a Scrum implementation in my organization
  • Learn while not being bored and having fun
  • Retain more information because of our unique hands-on approach; based on the latest research into brain science
  • Be entertained by stories from our real-world experienced and knowledgeable instructors
  • Maximize investments already made by gaining valuable Scrum Educational Units (SEUs) and Professional Development Units (PDUs)
  • Increase your personal worth within your company and in the marketplace
  • IT Professionals (Architects, BAs, DBAs, Developers, Testers, etc.)
  • IT Leadership (Managers/Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
  • Project Managers
  • Anyone interested in learning the benefits of Scrum
  • Easy to use reminders of Scrum
    • Printed class manual
    • Scrum reference card
    • Copy of the Braintrust book Scrum for the Rest of Us
  • 16 SEUs/PDUs
  • Two year membership to the Scrum Alliance
  • Fulfill one of the requirements for the Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) certification

FAQ

What types of courses are offered by Graspskills?

Graspskills currently offers international premium certification courses in the areas of Information Security, Project Management & IT Service Management.

I want Graspskills to conduct training at our company’s site. Whom should I contact?

Please connect with our support team through corporate@graspskills.com to know more about organizing training at your company’s site across the globe.

What are the deliverables for the courses?

The deliverables are as mentioned below:

  • Training – Classroom / Online/ Live Virtual classroom
  • Exam – Online / Paper based
  • Courseware – E-Books – please visit www.graspskills.com
  • Participation Certificate

Do you provide any group discounts for classroom training programs?

Yes, we have group discount packages for classroom training. Contact support@graspskills.com to know more about group discounts.

How should I make the payment and what are the modes of payment available?

Payments can be made using any of the following options

  • Visa debit/credit card
  • Master Card/American Express/Diners Club card, etc
  • Wire transfer
  • PayPal
Do I get a receipt or confirmation for the payment made?

Receipt will be issued to the candidate by via email.

Does the course fee include the examination fee as well?

Yes, Only few course fees are included and rest of the course are not included.

Are the certification exams papers based or online?

Both actually. It depends on the type of certification. For most courses, both options are available.

Can I take the training now and give exam later point of the time?

Yes. It is up to you when you decide to give your exam. On a softer note, we encourage participant to complete his/her exam within one month of the training.

Do I get a copy of the participation certificate by post or by email?

For all the courses we offer, we provide a digital participation certificate by email. The soft copy of the certificate will be provided by the certification body.

How do I receive my certificates?

Either you can pick up from office by showing ID proof or Certificates are couriered to your address as registered in exam information sheet. It usually takes 7-10 working days to receive hard/soft copy certificates from Examination bodies : PMI, AXELOS, etc

Can I discontinue my training course, In case situation demands?

Yes. If you have a valid reason, as per management discretion, you can take a break and resume your training at later point of time.

Can I cancel my registration? Do I get a refund?

Yes, you can cancel your registration. We will provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more please go through our refund policy & student service obligation

Is it possible to conduct training in Client's location, not in the website?

Yes. Please leave a request through request a training link. We will schedule a training based on demand at the requested location and notify you.

What do Infrastructure do I need if I choose online training?

Please refer all required details @ Call Support team

To whom do I contact in case of any query regarding any of the courses?

For any course-related information, please email at enquiry@graspskills.com or connect with us through live chat.

Key Highlights:
  • Accredited Training Provider
  • Accredited Course Material
  • Accredited Exam Centre
  • Accredited e-Learning Training
  • 100% Passing Warranty
E-Learning Access Includes
  • Sample Exams, Recorded Webinars etc.
  • Course Material which covers
  • In-depth Subject Knowledge
  • Assistance after Training also.
  • Our Accredited Trainers/Consultants have vast Knowledge and Experience on Multiple frameworks.
What kind of learning/Training does Graspskills provide?

Graspskills, we offer instructor-led online live sessions and self paced online courses covering various categories.

Who are the trainers at Graspskills?
  • We have pool trainers available with minimum 20 years of industry experience. Our Instructor led live online courses will be handled by industry professionals who are working in leading esteemed organizations and in their respective fields. These experts belong to various industries and are willing to share their experience with learners like you.
  • We have a large cat log of Self paced online courses as well. We have well versed partners with leading instructors, premium learning content houses, universities across the globe
How are classes at Graspskills organized?
  • Live instructor led Online courses are taught by live instructors on a specific day and time and with a set duration. Learners can take these courses through online video streaming from anywhere and users can live discuss with our trainers by speaking and sharing screen. Users can speak by using a microphone/Headphone.
  • Self paced online courses are provided in the form of high quality pre-recorded videos and these courses can be learned at their own pace, on their own time. These courses can be accessed from anywhere in the world.
What is the difference between Class room, pre-recorded video session and instructor-led Virtual online live classes?
  • Class room training will be delivered by our Trainer, physically at our prefixed time and training venue.
  • Pre-recorded sessions are the ones in which there is one-way flow between the trainers and the learners i.e. learners can visible and able listen to the training session, but cannot ask queries/doubts from the instructor. These courses can be accessed from anyplace; all you need is a decent internet connectivity to play videos. You can learn with your own comfortable pace.
  • Instructor-led Virtual online live sessions are the ones in which there is a both ways of communication between the students and trainers. The trainers can easily engage, observe & track their learning progress. The students/participants also have the opportunity to ask any queries through various modes (speaking or emailing) from the esteemed trainer.
But we won't contingent with the 'Extreme' classroom experience!!

We reverent deviate! Our All live Online Classroom training combines the best features of the classroom experience and the convenience of online self-study. Try it and we are confident you will not be downcast.

Can I take my training sessions irrespective of my location?

Yes indeed , you can take the training sessions irrespective of your location. Please make sure you adhere to the course perquisites.

Do you provide any Certification for live instructor led online courses? If yes, what is the Certification process?

In case of live instructor led online training, at the end of the course, the trainer will allot you a real -time project which helps you out to clear understanding of how to implement the real- time application. We will provide you with continuous support and assist you in completing the project work. On successful completion of the real-time project work, it will be reviewed by our trainer and you will be awarded a certificate with grade.

What are the payment modes available with Graspskills?

You can pay through Credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking from all the leading banks. Our Customer Support Team is there to assist you in case if you are facing any product or payment related issues.

What is the system specifications needed for accessing all Access live Online Class room training?

The system requirements are just basic:

  • You can either purchase it directly from the website. Pick your training classes and a schedule that suits you and go through the purchase process.
  • Operating Systems: Windows any version above XP SP3 & Mac any version above OS X 10.6
  • Internet Speed requirement: Preferably above 512 KBPS
  • Headset/Microphone: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and listen clearly.
What internet speed is required to attend the online live sessions?

The system requirements are just basic:

  • You need have enough internet speed to access a self paced online course.
  • In case of a live instructor led online course, we recommend at least 1Mbps of internet speed. However, participants can take sessions with even lower internet speed also.
I have enrolled to a live instructor led course. What if I don’t have the specific configuration of hardware that is required to do the programming/coding?

Our Instructor Community Team and Service Support Team will help you set up the environment for programming/coding in the best possible manner. In case the setup does not work, they will give access with controllers by sharing the training screens so that you can do the programming by attending laboratory hours at your convenient time.

In case of live instructor based training, How can a participants/attendees will access the online class in the case of disconnect of the internet? Does the student/participant lose that day's class lecture forever?

Users can go through the class recordings or attend the same class in a different batch taken by a different/same instructor. In no event will you lose a lecture forever. You can always watch the session being taken by your instructor on your user page.

How Graspskills will assist me if I faced any problems while installing the programs?

At Graspskills, we have dedicated technical support team to clarify anything you need. If at all, you need any assistance in installing, the technical Support Team will be there for you. Please note that, this service is available only for those who will opt, live trainer led online training sessions.

How will I do the practical sessions for live instructor led online training session?

Every user will be given daily/weekly assignments, case studies, exercises and quizzes/Puzzles so that the trainer can track and observe their progress. You can also complete practical sessions at your own flow, but majorly instructors will be giving guidance for that.

Is there any project supported with the course?
  • Yes, the trainer will assign you a real-time project work to have a clear understanding of how you are able to implement the real-world application and coding of the course agenda.
  • In case of self based online training, please carefully read the study materials details of your registered course.
Do you also provide any reading/study material?

In addition to the class videos in up loadable format, we will also provide the PPTs, PDFs, and codes related to the topics in the downloadable form.

How long do I have access to course material?

At Graspskills, once you enroll with us for particular training classes, you will get 150 days access to the Graspskills course materials.

Is the course material accessible to the participants/attendees even after the course training completes?

After you log in on the user page, you will be able to see recordings of all training sessions that have happened till date in downloadable format. The other training-related study materials like Power point Presentation, project documents etc. will be there on your user screen page which you can access any time. You can also upload the content and use it for offline services.

Do I get any assistance after completion of my sessions?

Yes of course, our trainers will always be there to resolve your queries/clarifications and take your doubts even after successful completion of the course.

What if I am not able to clear the Certification exam in first attempt?

In case of live instructor led course, after the instructor’s review, if your real time project is not approved, then we will provide you the extra assistance for any clarifications and Graspskills will offer re-attempt it is just free of cost. After the successful completion of the assigned project, you will receive the certificates within specified days.

What is the refund policy?

We are dedicated to provide maximum satisfaction to our Participants/Trainees. If you are not satisfied, you can ask for full refund within 7 working days after your transaction in case if you are registered to a self based course.

What if I require extra assistance?

If you require extra assistance, our 24/7 Customer Support Team is always there for your queries and help.

What if I have more queries/doubts?

Please email us on support@graspskills.com

What is Scrum?

Scrum is a subset of Agile. It is a lightweight process framework for agile development and the most widely-used one. It helps in completing complex project tasks, increases the quality of production and improves results with the ability to respond quickly to changes.

Who is a Scrum Master?

Scrum Master is the facilitator of an agile development team and works as a servant leader. A Scrum Master is considered to be the coach of an Agile team, responsible for managing the process of how information is exchanged and ensures that the team follows the rules, values, and principles that regulate Scrum, simultaneously remove obstacles that lead the Agile team to move in the right direction and perform efficiently.

What are the benefits of a Scrum Master certification?

The Scrum Master certification has the following benefits:

  • Expanded career opportunities across all industry sectors adopting Agile practices
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of Scrum framework and scope of the Scrum Master role
  • Opportunity to engage with Scrum practitioners for continuous improvement

Why should I choose Graspskills for Certified Scrum Master certification training course in cityname?

Graspskills conduct 2-day instructor-led Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification training course in cityname,delivered by Certified Scrum Trainers (CST). The course content includes three full-length practice test and exercise based on Scrum project that helps you experience the Scrum framework. At the end of the training, you will receive a course completion certificate, 14-16 PDUs, Examination voucher, and 2-years Scrum Alliance membership.

What are the benefits of the 2-year membership with Scrum Alliance?

The 2-years membership with Scrum Alliance allows you to join users group and online social networks, share experiences with the Scrum Alliance community through different means, gain access to discounts on gatherings and more.

What are the prerequisites for this course?

There is no prerequisite for the Certified Scrum Master certification training course. However, those who wish to give the examination must take this course to receive a degree of course completion from our Certified Scrum Trainer as CSM exam requirement.

Why is the Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification training not available in the online/virtual format?

The Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification training is not available in live-online (virtual) format, as you require in-depth knowledge of Scrum which will be provided by our Certified Scrum Trainer.

Is exam fee included in the course fee?

Yes. The training course fee includes the exam fee.

I would like Graspskills to conduct Certifed Scrum Master (CSM) certification training course in my organization. Whom should I contact?

Graspskills operates globally, to connect with the team suitable to your region please feel free to send an e-mail to corporate@graspskills.com. You can also contact us on:

UK: +44-20-3500-2096

US: +1-919-238-9981

AUS: +61-286-078-163

IND: +91-81-47006991 / 2

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