DATE: to be schedule
WHERE: Montréal, Qc

Agile Scrum Foundation Certification preparation

In this course, you will master the fundamentals of Agile Scrum and be prepared to pass the Agile Scrum Foundation exam

The exam EXIN Agile Scrum Foundation is part of the EXIN Agile Scrum qualification program and has been developed in cooperation with international experts in the field

Key Features


15 hours of instructor-led online training

Instructor certified EXIN Agile Scrum


3 hours of exam simulation with commented answers


3 practice tests with 40 questions to prepare you to ASF exam


Courseware approved by EXIN Agile Scrum


Web-based or Paper-based exam at the end of the course

What this course is about?


EXIN Agile Scrum Foundation certificate a candidate’s fundamental knowledge on Agile and Scrum frameworks.

The course focuses on understanding the true meaning of Agile and Scrum in a direct and consistent manner and analyzes the types of projects that it can work on and where it cannot. This knowledge will help you find your way in the real world of your daily projects.

The course is a comprehensive guide to the basic structure of Scrum, based on the Scrum Guide. It covers all Scrum roles and responsibilities, events and artifacts with a short section on the Scrum scale. In addition, you will learn some of the most important practices and techniques in Agile, such as Test-Driven Development, DSDM, Kanban and ScrumBan.

This course is recommended for everyone who works with agile projects and, most importantly, for those looking to obtain the scrum master certification

At the end of this course, students will be prepared to take the Agile Scrum Foundation Certification exam.

Who is it for?


This course is suitable for all professionals looking to keep their knowledge up to date with the latest developments in the fields of IT and Project Management, particularly those leading or participating in projects.

In particular, the certification is suitable for professionals working in the areas of:

•    Project Management

•    Software development

•    IT Service Management

•    Business Management

This certification is highly recommended before starting a Scrum project.

What will you learn?

Agile Way of Thinking

Concepts of Agile and Scrum

•    Recognize how adaptation to an Agile environment works

•    Recognize how Agility brings predictability and flexibility

•    Describe the Agile Manifesto

•    Recognize parts of the Agile framework such as Pair Programming, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Refactoring and Collective Code Ownership

Scrum practices

Scrum roles

•    Explain the Product Owner role

•    Explain the Scrum Master role

•    Explain the Development Team role

•    Recognize the role of a traditional Project Manager

Scrum events

•    Explain the characteristics of time-boxed events

•    Explain the characteristics of Sprints

•    Explain the characteristics of the Daily Scrum

•    Explain the characteristics of the Sprint Review and the Sprint Retrospective

The importance of the backlog

•    Explain the characteristics of a good Product and Sprint Backlog

•    Recognize good User Stories and Backlog Items

•    Explain how to refine the Product Backlog Items

Definition of Done

•    Explain the importance of a good Definition of Done

Scrum Planning and Estimation

Scrum planning

•    Explain what happens during Sprint Planning meetings

•    Understand the rituals and the importance of the Daily Scrum

•    Understand how to determine the duration of a Sprint

Scrum estimation

•    Explain estimation techniques: Planning Poker, Triangulation and Affinity Estimation

•    Understand how to compute estimates using Ideal Days or Story Points

•    Understand how Backlog Items are ordered


    Monitoring Scrum Projects

    Scrum monitoring

    •    Understand Burn-Down charts

    •    Understand how to monitor Sprint progress

    •    Understand how to compute the velocity of the Team

    •    Understand Kanban boards

    •    Understand the concept and value of Information Radiators

    Advanced Scrum Concepts

    Scrum in different situations

    •    Recognize how to apply Scrum in large, complex projects

    •    Recognize how to apply Scrum with distributed teams

    •    Understand different types of contracts in Scrum

    •    Understand how to create an Agile workspace


    There are no prerequisites for this course.

    More to know


    There are no prerequisites for this course.


    There are no formal prerequisites, but it is highly recommended that the participant has completed Agile Scrum Foundation training.



    This course is accredited by: EXIN


    EXIN is a leading independent exam- and certification institute, having certified millions of professionals in the digital domain. EXIN has over 1000 accredited partners in more than 165 countries worldwide

    EXIN certifies professionals and offers a wide range of exams in the rapidly-changing field of IT qualifications.

    It continually innovates by developing exams in-house, both independently and with partners, to enrich its portfolio and broaden the scope of the exams offered. EXIN also accredits partners to be able to train and offer exams to professionals.

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    The exam EXIN Agile Scrum Foundation is part of the EXIN Agile Scrum qualification program and has been developed in cooperation with international experts in the field.


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    How does online training work?

    This is an online instructor led training conducted through video streaming. In this environment the student will be able to interact with the instructor in real time, ask questions and answer questions about the course. This is a 4-day course with 3-hours per day of online training

    Is the course recorded in case I cannot attend the day?

    Yes, the course is recorded and will be available to all students for a period of 30 days.

    There's any practice test?

    Yes, there are 03 practice tests with 40 questions each. Two of them will be supervised and corrected by the instructor during the training. One last could be used by students to reinforce their knowledge before the exam.

    What certification will I receive after completing the training?

    Upon successful completion of the training and passing the exam, you will receive the EXIN Agile Scrum Foundation certificate.

    What equipments I need to access the training?

    Minimum OS:

    •    Mac OS X with Mac OS 10.10 and higher

    •    Windows 7 and higher

    Mac OS, Windows OS or Chrome OS computer with:

    •    5 GHz Dual Core Intel Core i5 and higher desktop CPU

    Internet speed: Preferably 512 Kbps or higher

    Headset, speakers and microphone

    Who is the instructor?

    Rogerio Manso is a project manager with more than 20 years of experience.

    He has a Master in Project Management by École Superieur de Gestion au Quebec.

    He is certified Scrum Master, Project Management Professional. He is teaching project management for more than 15 years.

    How certification testing Works?

    The certification test is held in-class mode at the end of the course. Students will be informed of the exam location by the instructor during the course.

    The exam has a duration of 60 minutes and the student has to correctly answer at least 26 of the 40 questions (65% or higher).The test is in paper format and the questions are multiple-choice.

    The exam will be schedule by the instructor during the training.

    How to get refund if I may not be able to attend the class?

    Any request received one week prior to the class will get the refund (which will include course fee, exam fee and taxes) minus processing fee (10%). After this period no refund will be issued on any request.