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Advanced Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

Advanced Certified Scrum Master Training


The Advanced Certified ScrumMaster qualification is the next step in the Scrum Alliance’s Scrum Master Track. It’s an advanced course for Scrum Masters who have completed and hold Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) certification

  • Want to go beyond getting the basic Scrum events going?
  • Passionate about taking your Scrum team and organization to the next level? 
  • Interested in advancing your own skills as a ScrumMaster and agile coach?
  • Proud of standing out from the rest of ScrumMasters and agile coaches?

Then you have come to the right place to become Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM).

And you are also at the right place as your trainer, Evelyn Tian, being a Certified Team Coach and Certifed Enterprise Coach, is one of the few globally approved to help you to grow on the Path to CSP, from A-CSM, to CSP-SM, from A-CSPO, to CSP-PO, and with mentoring programs to become Certified Agile Coach (Certified Team Coach and Certified Enterprise Coach).


The Advanced Certified ScrumMaster workshop requires previous Scrum knowledge and experience.

This is NOT a session for those who are new to Agile and Scrum.

All attendees must have the Certified ScrumMaster certification (CSM) and with a minimum of one year practice prior to the Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM) workshop. If you don’t currently have a CSM certification, please contact us for options.

Participants should be passionate in advancing as a ScrumMaster and an Agile coach, and therefore be willing to challenge their own thinking and approaches within this course.



To earn an Advanced CSM (A-CSM), you first must have an active CSM® certification with Scrum Alliance®. With your CSM, you must successfully achieve and be validated by our Scrum Alliance Path to CSP Educator, all the A-CSM™ learning objectives defined.


Due to Covid-19 we are now hosting our courses ONLINE until further notice, therefore we are offering a reduced price across selected courses.


16 hours (please check schedule for timings)
Note: This is an ONLINE course



Dates Time Price Host Location
7 – 8 February 2022 09:00 to 17:00 GMT 1,299.00 +VAT Evelyn Tian Online Book now


Through this online interactive mentoring and coaching program of 16 hours of learning, ending with a coaching session for continuous growth, you will be able to advance the HOW TO dimension of ScrumMastering and agile coaching, and grow skills that help improve your Scrum Team, organizations and yourself. You can join from anywhere online. However please note that there is pre-work prior and homework after each online mentoring and coaching session (read more in commitment session).

Coaching Concepts

  • Coaching Stances
  • Key coaching skills and their application
  • Tactics of coaching at individual, Scrum Team and organization level
  • Agile coaching

Agile Facilitation

  • Divergent and Convergent Thinking
  • Facilitation techniques to navigate through Groan Zone and Divergent and Convergent phases
  • Decision making

A deeper dive into Lean, Agile and Scrum

  • Value and principles to leverage as a ScrumMaster
  • Practices and tools to help improve

Services to Development Team

  • Self-Organization and team Dynamics
  • Key attributes of effective teams
  • Coaching for high performaning teams
  • DoD
  • Agile engineering practices

Services to Product Owner

  • The services around Product Vision and Strategy
  • The mindset and tools for a fantastic product
  • Tools to bring customer needs into Product Backlog
  • Product Backlog Refinment tactics
  • The collaboration and its enhancement with Development Team

Services to Organization

  • Impediment Removal and its tactics & strategies
  • Leadership team coaching
  • Agile scaling approaches and principles
  • Introducing new ideas
  • Tactics and tools for orgnization change

Personal Development

    • Coaching practices for personal growth actions
    • Povital conversation
    • ScrumMaster as Servant Leader

By enrolling on the Advanced Certified Scrum Master course with Adventures with Agile you will:

  • Learn the scrum values and principles using the scrum framework
  • Learn with your peers and world-wide respected Certified Scrum trainer, Evelyn Tian
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a Scrum Master
  • Develop the skills required to successfully facilitate the Scrum ceremonies and to foster a collaborative relationship between the teams and business
  • Receive special rates for self-payers
  • Learn from highly-experienced, professional coach training, with real-world experience working in Scrum

This course is taught in English

No specific experience is required but please read the Agile Manifesto, the Scrum Guide and the Scrum Alliance CSM learning Objectives  before attending the course.

You will also need to:

  • Have a good internet connection
  • Have a webcam that is turned on
  • Be able to use Slack and Zoom (at least 10 Mbps download / upload)
  • Be in a quiet space where you can speak freely
  • One person, one device

We also recommend (although not essential)

  • Two monitors
  • Space to move around the room

Certified Scrum Master is available to run onsite for a group of your coaches, managers or teams leads to up-skill and align on how to use Scrum and the roles and responsibilities of a Scum Master with our expert trainer. Talk to us today about our transformative in-house training for groups or individuals which we can run for your business, anywhere in the world.

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Evelyn Tian

Evelyn Tian is a Lean and Agile Coach and Trainer, and a speaker of international conferences. With over 20 years of product development experience in telecom products, automotive industry, financial sectors and e-commerce products.

Evelyn’s focus is on organisation transformational strategy, continuous improvement and enhancing the art and science of crafting products and service delivery. Evelyn has built a lengthy track record and gathered deep insights in coaching organisation transformation, agile leadership, and teams to unleash their potential.

She specialises in growing agile coaching capabilities, and has helped passionate agile practitioners from over 60 different countries. Evelyn is one of the few Certified Scrum Trainers that are Scrum Alliance certified enterprise coach, certified team coach, certified agile leadership educator and path to CSP educator.


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