IIL is a Project Management Institute (PMI) Authorized Training Partner (Premier Level).


Two years of experience working on an agile team in a leadership role, like DA scrum master, scrum master, product owner, architecture owner, etc.

Course Level


Included in the purchase of the course is one attempt at the Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master Certification Test when taken within 60 days of the course end date.


Do you want to take Disciplined Agile to a new level? Are you looking for tools to solve complex problems and enhance your organization’s agility? Do you want to learn how to lead your team to excellence?

Expand your knowledge and build practical skills around Disciplined Agile, business agility, leadership, and team development.

Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master is a nine-lesson, instructor-led course that shows you how to use the Disciplined Agile tool kit to solve a variety of advanced problems, work with allies within your organization, and optimize how teams work. You will gain knowledge in planning, reporting and metrics, and coordinating activities, as well as how to meet challenges in these areas. And you’ll develop the skills you need to foster emotional intelligence, resolve conflicts, and lead high-performance teams at any stage of development.

Filled with activities, supplemental reading, and more, this course will prepare you to take the Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master (DASSM) exam and, equally important, start using Disciplined Agile immediately within your leadership role.


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This course is not currently scheduled. If you are interested in enrolling, you can send us an email or request a free consultation for group training.
Who Should Attend

This course is for anyone who wants to successfully lead an agile team (or multiple teams) and effectively take on more complex and key initiatives for their organization. 

Performance Focus


What You Will Learn

After the completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Accelerate your ability to lead high-profile initiatives that are critical to enterprise success
  • Take a deep dive into the Disciplined Agile tool kit to develop a comprehensive understanding of the hundreds of practices and strategies it contains and the trade-offs of applying them
  • Apply the Disciplined Agile tool kit in hands-on exercises to guide your team in choosing and evolving your best way of working (WoW) in real-life situations
  • Use the tool kit to solve complex challenges commonly encountered in development and operational teams, the value stream, and at the enterprise level
  • Learn how to design and implement metrics that measure your improvements in areas where your teams are struggling
  • Understand how to nurture emotional intelligence
  • Feel confident empowering others on your team(s)
  • Learn how to lead your teams in any situation to improve value delivery for your customers
  • Apply the Disciplined Agile tool kit to guide your team in choosing and evolving the best way of working (WoW) in the situation you face
  • Be prepared to take the Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master (DASSM) exam and earn a valuable, credible certification


Course Overview
  • Roles and responsibilities of DASSM
  • Tuckman Team Development Model 
  • Emotional intelligence and why it is essential to team performance
  • Business agility
  • Tactical scaling factors in more complex situations
  • Disciplined DevOps layer
  • “Test-first” method as it relates to the quality of requirements
  • Scope and purpose of the value stream layer
  • Coordinate activities process goal and why it is important
  • Value creation structure of teams
  • DA tool kit to optimize the flow of work and solve challenges related to coordinating and collaborating across teams, or within a larger team of teams
  • Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Resolution 
  • Planning
  • Five levels of scope 
  • Metrics


Other Information

Exam Information

  • Exam Information
  • Online, not proctored
  • 90-minute time limit
  • 50 questions
  • Multiple-choice, multiple response



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