Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM) Training

2-Day Certification Course

Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM) Training

You're a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM®), who's been introduced to the Scrum Values, practices, and applications. The next step in your Agile journey is to achieve your Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM®) certification.


  • Enhance your skills. Build on your foundational knowledge with enhanced implementation skills
  • Distinguish your expertise. Distinguish yourself in the global marketplace and show advanced value to your employer (or potential employer) as a highly trained Agile professional
  • Learn from experts. The course is designed and taught by Certified Scrum Trainer® partners with extensive knowledge of the principles and values of Scrum.
  • Reference Materials. Each student will receive a comprehensive student guide complete with examples and workshop solutions


Through the A-CSM course, you'll learn to:

  • How to facilitate better dialogue between the Product Owner, Scrum Team members, customers, stakeholders, and executives
  • How to respond confidently when encountering resistance to change, lack of engagement, low motivation, and unavailability of key people
  • How to increase engagement to encourage greater accountability, commitment, and buy-in
  • How to scale Scrum and Agile beyond a single team


2 days of A-CSM training led by a Certified Scrum Trainer®


Live Certified ScrumMaster
Live: Instructor-led A-CSM training at local facilities throughout the country.
Virtual Certified ScrumMaster
Virtual Classroom: Web-based learning with a live instructor. Live, instructor-led virtual training leverages collaboration software platforms (e.g. Zoom) to ensure interaction and engagement of all course participants.
Hybrid CSPO Course

Hybrid: Provides maximum flexibility where students can choose to take the course LIVE or VIRTUAL. The instructor will be present at the address listed and will also host the workshop on a collaboration software program so students can choose their preferred training method.

In-house Certified ScrumMaster
In-House: If you have 10 or more employees seeking A-CSM training, we will deliver the course at your facility (or another location in your area, if you prefer). The private group training can be scheduled during any two consecutive days of your choosing.

Guaranteed to Run

All A-CSM certification courses are 100% guaranteed to run on the dates listed. Yes, even if there's only one student. While other providers often postpone courses due to low enrollment, we promise to never do that.

Development Units

PDUs: 14 SEUs: 16 CEUs: 1.4


Anyone who is looking to enhance their Scrum knowledge and skills including: ScrumMasters, Agile Coaches, Product Owners, product managers, project managers, facilitators, team members, leaders, and others in the organization who are looking to grow their skillset.


In order to receive the A-CSM certification, you must:

  1. Have an active CSM certification with the Scrum Alliance
  2. Complete a A-CSM course via a Scrum Alliance approved trainer (i.e. this course)
  3. Document at least 12 months of experience as a ScrumMaster on your Scrum Alliance Profile. If you do not have the 12 months of experience, but want to learn and apply these concepts, you can take the class and document the experience as you get it (you will not have the A-CSM until you have all the experience documented).

Note: There is no exam for the A-CSM certification and you are eligible based on successful completion all educator-designed components of the course. You may take the A-CSM course at any time after completing your CSM certification, and must have at least 12 months of Scrum Master experience logged into your Scrum Alliance profile before you are eligible to receive your A-CSM certification.


  • Agile, Scrum and Lean
  • Agile Facilitation
  • Agile Coaching
  • Coaching the Product Owner
  • Coaching the Development Team
  • Scrum Mastery
Online Advanced ScrumMaster Training
Time Zone - Central
2020 A-CSM Course Schedule
Sept 8,9
$1,495 USD $995 USD
Oct 26,27
$1,495 USD $995 USD
Dec 7,8
$1,495 USD $995 USD
Live ScrumMaster Classroom Training
Courses will be taught in a hybrid format. Students can choose to take the course in-person at the classroom address indicated or attend the course online via Zoom.
2020 Live or Virtual 2-Day A-CSM Course Schedule
Aug 20,21
$1,495 USD $995 USD
Sept 17, 18
$1,495 USD $995 USD
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A-CSM Training Locations

Our courses are held at conveniently-located training facilities.

Tampa, FL

111 W Fortune St

Tampa, Florida 33602

(800) 646-9362

Puerto Rico

500 Calle Ing

Antolin Nin Martinez, San Juan, 00918

(800) 646-9362

Salt Lake City, UT

SLCC - Miller Campus

9750 S 300 W

Sandy, Utah 84070

(800) 646-9362