About the course – CSM
Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) is one of the most significant and globally recognised certifications offered by Scrum Alliance.
As a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), you’ll help the Scrum Team perform at their highest level. During the certification program, you will learn the Scrum framework and gain an understanding of Scrum Roles, Events and Artifacts.
This is essential for those who plan to pursue a career as a ScrumMaster or an Agile Coach. This will be a complete hands-on 2-day workshop. This will be very interactive and immersing such that you can apply in your projects and product development immediately right after the class.
Suresh Konduru has nearly 23 years of experience in IT industry extensively in Software Design & Development, Agile Coaching, Agile Transformation & Scrum Training, Delivery Management, Program Management, Project Management for Fortune 500 customers.
He has extensive hands-on experience in Agile transformation, Scrum training and coaching for several customer across the globe.
Trained nearly 200 batches in Scrum across Belgium, China, France, Netherlands, India, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Qatar, UAE and USA.
He uses several real-world case studies and practical examples that he gathered as experiences while working with organizational transformation initiatives.
He co-created ‘Exepedia – a leadership coaching model that aids leaders, managers and senior executives to collaborate on an organizational transformation vision and change management. For more details on Exepedia Coaching Model, visit: www.ExepediaCoachingModel.com
He is certified in ‘Sharon Bowman’s ‘Training from the Back of the Room (TBR)’ – that helps make trainings more effective and stickier to the learners.
He innovated ‘Training Scrum from the Back of the Room’ leveraging TBR that would help other trainers and coaches to ensure Scrum trainings are more engaging and fun learning that ever before.
He conducts experiments regularly on how to leverage Scrum outside IT in areas such as Education, Telecom, Banking, Arts, Marketing etc.
Suresh is a regular volunteer and speaker at world-wide conferences such as Agile Alliance San Diego (2018), Scrum Alliance Global Scrum Gatherings at Minneapolis (2018), Singapore (2017), Bangalore (2016), Regional Scrum Gatherings India (2017, 2015), BEACON (2017), International OD Conference (2016) and Agile Tours at Bangkok (2016) and Chennai (2015).
Suresh is a Co-Chair for one of the Scrum Alliance premier conferences Regional Scrum Gathering Hyderabad 2020.
This course is appropriate for anyone who wants to be successful with Scrum, including but not limited to the following roles:
- Agile Coach
- Product Owner
- Release Managers
- New Scrum Team Members
- Portfolio Manager
- Business Analyst
- Technical Architect
- Departmental Leads
- Product Management Leads
- Project Managers
- Product Managers
And anyone who desires a foundational education and wish to explore the benefits of Agile and Scrum including its values, principles and practices; and apply Scrum in both software and non-software product development situations.
“Suresh Konduru has been one of the best trainers I got an opportunity to learn under. He is very strong in concepts and delivers them in a simple, interesting and innovative way.”
– Employee from a global consulting, services and product organization.
“Great class and fantastic learning. Many thanks to my mentor Suresh Konduru, CST. Training session without PowerPoint presentation.”
-A Senior Faculty from a Business Management College.
“Amazing presentations, techniques and methods used in the CSM training. Thank you Suresh Konduru, CST for your training and guidance.”
-A Senior Associate from a global consulting organisation going through Agile transformation.
“Done with CSM. His mentorship is just wow. The workshop is worth of my 16 hours. Thanks Suresh Konduru, CST for this amazing training.”
-A Software Engineer from a global organization.
“A weekend well spent! Gained a certification that allows me to add more value to my organisation. Just attended and completed the Certified Scrum Master course and test, conducted by the awesome Suresh Konduru, CST! Not a single dull moment during the whole of two days of Suresh’s training! Suresh kept us engaged throughout with his wit and excellent knowledge. I can’t recall a more funner (excuse my non-adjective!) non-technical training. Thanks a million Suresh Konduru, CST for enabling us to get here!”
-A Technology Manager on Machine Learning at a global organization.