Certified ScrumMaster

Programme Code D20A
General Digital Literacy
Applications Management
Applications Development
Learning Partner(s)
2 Days
Format In-person
Service Management & Operations Project Management Delivery Engineering Agile Methodologies Tools & Delivery
Job Roles
Public Service Officer (non-ICT&SS) Project Manager (Agile) ICT&SS Professional Digital Service Manager Digital Business Analyst Delivery Manager


Scrum employs an iterative, incremental framework for project management. It offers flexible product development approaches to promote commitment among the team members. A flexible, holistic product development strategy is adopted so that a development team works as a cohesive unit to reach a common goal.

The Certified ScrumMaster programme educates you on this premier management technique used in agile projects. It is taught by a Certified Scrum Trainer and consists of lectures, exercises, simulations, open discussions and Q & A sessions.

Key Takeaways

At the end of the programme, you will be able to:

  • understand the concepts, fundamentals and best practices of using Scrum to build software
  • learn essential techniques in managing agile development using Scrum             
  • prepare for the certification of ScrumMaster assessment conducted by Scrum Alliance

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job roles section. 
  • IT professionals (such as Project Managers, Team Leaders, Architects and Software Analysts/Designers/Developers), in managerial or public service officers in technical roles who are getting ready to embark on agile software development using Scrum techniques.
For Business Analysts, business or IT professionals who will or may be serving in Product Owner roles, you may consider the Certified Scrum Product Owner programme. 


You have some knowledge or experience in managing team work.

What To Bring

You must bring your internet-enabled computing devices (laptops, tablet etc) with power chargers to access and download programme materials. No printed copies of programme materials are issued. Please refer to the full tech specifications here.

This programme will cover:

  • Scrum fundamentals            
  • Scrum roles            
  • Scrum framework           
  • Requirements definition and management            
  • Project planning and estimation            
  • Project tracking        
  • Leading change            
  • Scrum and the organisation            
  • Distributed / multi-location Scrum            
  • Managing Scrum            
  • Scrum and development practices / tools

Full Fee

Full programme fee


8% GST on nett programme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GST S$2052

With effect from 1 Jan 2023 till 31 Dec 2023

Full Fee

Exam fee


8% GST on fee


Total fee payable, including GST S$75.60
With effect from 1 Jan 2023 till 31 Dec 2023

Full Fee

Full programme fee


9% GST on nett programme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GST S$2071

With effect from 1 Jan 2024

Full Fee

Exam fee


9% GST on fee


Total fee payable, including GST S$76.30

With effect from 1 Jan 2024

Funding is available for this course. Please visit the learning partner’s website to find out about the updated course fee funding breakdown and eligibility.
Payment for this programme is to NUS-ISS, National University of Singapore.

Upcoming Classes

Class 1
14 Dec 2023 to 15 Dec 2023 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
When: Dec - 14, 15
Time : 9:00am - 5:30pm
Class 2
18 Dec 2023 to 19 Dec 2023 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
When: Dec - 18, 19
Time : 9:00am - 5:30pm


Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the programme.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here to register through training provider's registration portal if you have the NUS Online Application Portal (OAP) account. Alternatively, please contact

Step 3 The learning provider will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.