ABOUT THE COURSE

In this two-day course, you will gain an understanding of the role of the Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike the traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of Scrum in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares you to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization.

Benefits of the training

This fully accredited training class also enables delegates to take the SAFe Scrum Master exam in order to receive the SAFe Scrum Master (SSM)certification.


As a SSM, you will be able to fulfill the role of the Scrum Master or Scrum team member. Through the certification process, you will gain an understanding of the Scrum framework, including team roles, activities and artifacts. Gain insights into what is required to transform your current agile product development and agile portfolio management into an efficient organization that delivers continuous flow of value to your stakeholders and customers with shortest sustainable time to market.

About the Exam

  • Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master Exam
  • Exam Format: Multiple Choice
  • Exam Delivery: Web-based; Open Book
  • Exam Access: First attempt free within 30 days from course completion date
  • Exam Duration: Candidates have 30 days from course completion date to answer all questions and submit their exam
  • Number of Questions: 43
  • Passing Score: 31 (72%)


Our Scaled Agile courses are delivered by at least one or two SPC’s (SAFe Program Consultants). Our SPC trainers have extensive SAFe experience.

Learning objectives

This two-day course teaches the key components of Scaled Agile development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise and how to execute an iteration planning. You will also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teamsto deliver the maximum business value that is achievable through SAFe. The SSM certification signifies that you are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing your value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe.

Attendees typically include

  • New or existing Scrum Masters
  • Team Leads
  • Release Train Engineer

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to take this course. All stakeholders working in a Lean-Agile environment or transformation are welcome to attend. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) certification exam:

  • Familiarity with Agile concepts and principles
  • Awareness of Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP)
  • Working knowledge of software and hardware development processes.



“Learn the power
of SAFe”