PeopleCert Scrum

PeopleCert Scrum

Discover PeopleCert Scrum Certification Suite, designed and reviewed by industry experts across the globe to provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to understand, apply, and scale the most used agile framework, Scrum.

Scrum will help you deliver better products and services to your customers, reach your targets faster, mitigate risk, and increase collaboration and ownership, thus achieving better project performance and effectively increasing your organization’s ROI.
Whether you are new to Scrum or a seasoned professional, a PeopleCert Scrum Certification will enable you to master all aspects of the framework and the skills needed for you to start applying them to you daily work, ultimately delivering more value to your customers.

What is Scrum?

Scrum is a lightweight framework that enables teams and organizations design, develop, and deliver better product faster, while adapting to external changes.
Scrum originated in Software Development and IT, where it was used to deliver high quality and complex software products. Now, Scrum is adapted across business functions (operations, security, marketing, sales, HR, etc.) making it an ideal enabler for agile transformation initiatives.

Scrum Framework Overview

Why PeopleCert Scrum Certification is for you
  • Practical, interactive, lightweight

    Our Certifications are designed by industry experts and reviewed by training specialist across the globe, to ensure that you’re getting the knowledge you need in the right format.

  • Get certified anytime, anyplace

    We offer online exams and customer support 24/7/365, so you can take your exam when and where you want. Our expert team will take care of the rest

  • Lifetime validity

    PeopleCert Scrum Certificates do not expire, so your credentials can remain valid for life.

  • Always Up to Date

    PeopleCert Certifications are supported by our Continuous Improvement model and network of SMEs, to ensure they remain up to date

PeopleCert Scrum Master I

(14-18 training hours) – Understand the Scrum framework and why it is needed by organisations today, learn the characteristics of effective Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Developers, and discover the practices, processes, and technology used for adapting Scrum within an organisation.

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PeopleCert Scrum Master II

(14-18 training hours) – Master the Scrum framework, the soft skills that are essential for a successful Scrum Master and their day-to-day application during a Sprint, develop a deep understanding of what it means to think and act in an agile way, and learn the most common frameworks for scaling Scrum

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PeopleCert Scrum Product Owner I

(14-18 training hours) – Understand the Scrum framework and the role of the Product Owner, learn about Value-Driven Product Management and how to successfully build and refine the Product Backlog, and enable yourself and your organisation to deliver products of the highest value

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PeopleCert Scrum Product Owner II

(14-18 training hours) – Master the Scrum framework, the core competencies of effective Product Owners, and Product Backlog refinement and get a deeper understanding of Value-Driven Product Management, including product strategy and vision

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PeopleCert Scrum Developer

(14-18 training hours) – Understand the Scrum framework and the role of the Scrum Developer within a Scrum team, learn about Agile Software Architecture and Design, Refactoring, Test Driven Development (TDD) and Continuous Integration.

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Scrum Frequently Asked Questions

Scrum Frequently Asked Questions

What is Scrum?

Scrum is an agile framework that helps teams work together to develop, deliver, and manage complex software products. It increases team productivity by encouraging team players to learn through experiences, to self-organise, and to continuously improve output. 
IT teams use Scrum to develop, deliver, and maintain complex software products However, the principles of this framework can be applied to all kinds of areas including research, sales, marketing, and customer support, amongst others.

What are the benefits of Scrum certification?

Whether a Scrum beginner or a seasoned professional, this certification provides a significant advantage to any professional aiming to motivate and act as a team leader. The PeopleCert Scrum Master credential verifies that the candidate has the skills necessary to lead an agile team successfully.

I already have a lot of experience in this area – could I take the PeopleCert Scrum exam without doing the training?

Yes, however training through an accredited partner is highly recommended for both exams. Training ensures that you have a better understanding of the overall framework and you are sufficiently prepared to sit your exam.

What languages are the exams available in?

While exams are currently only available in English, more translations will be released soon. 

How long will it take for me to receive my exam results?

Provisional results are available immediately after you finish the exam and official results are available within 2 business days.

What score do I have to earn to pass the exam?

The pass mark is 70% (28 out of 40 questions).

What if I don’t pass the exam the first-time round? Can I retake it?

You may take the exam as many times as you wish. You may also want to consider adding the Take2 option when booking, allowing you to retake your exam at a fraction of the price.

How can I showcase my PeopleCert Scrum certification in a digital way?

PeopleCert awards all successful candidates with a digital badge, to showcase their achievements on their LinkedIn profile, CV, website, email signature and networking sites.

When will I receive my certificate?

Your online certificate will be available for you to download within two business days upon successful exam completion. If you have ordered a printed copy, it will be mailed to you shortly afterwards.

Are there any renewals or updates I will be required to do once I am certified to ensure that my certification status stays current?

There are no requirements for re-certification.