Who is it for?

  • Agile Scrum Master, internal coach, development leadership  (VP / director / manager), project / programme manager, development team member, architect, developer, QA, tester, UI or UX designer who are actively engaged in Agile Scrum environments.

Entry requirements

  • Completion of the BCS EXIN Foundation Certificate in Agile Scrum is strongly recommended.
  • Attendance at an accredited BCS EXIN Agile Scrum Master training course is mandatory.

What will I learn?

  • The Agile way of thinking  
  • The Scrum Master role
  • Agile estimating, planning, monitoring and control
  • Complex projects
  • Adopting Agile

The syllabus includes training objectives, details of modules and learning hours, plus a recommended reading list:

Download our latest syllabus (PDF)

How do I get this certificate?

Training and exam (recommended)

Take this course with one of our accredited training providers.

How long will it take?

Classroom courses normally last three days. 

Where can I study?

At a BCS accredited training provider near you.

How much does it cost?

Course prices vary depending on your chosen training provider and course format.

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What format is the exam?

  • 90 minute ‘closed book’ exam with 40 multiple choice questions
  • Pass mark is 65% (26/40)

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This qualification is not regulated by the following United Kingdom Regulators - Ofqual, Qualifications Wales, CCEA Regulation or SQA.