Certified Scrum Developer (CSD®)

  • 3-Day Training Course
  • Certified Instructor (CST) Led Workshop
  • Scrum Alliance Certification Examination Fee Included
  • 2 year membership with Scrum Alliance

When & Where

April 04, 2018
TIME: 9am - 5pm CST
LOCATION: 30 Hofwisenstrasse 8153 Rumlang Switzerland


Rob Myers

Certified Scrum Trainer

Rob Myers has over 30 years of professional experience on software development teams, and has been training and coaching organizations in Agile, Scrum, and related engineering practices since 1998.

Professional Certifications
  • Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
  • Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)

Course Description:
The Certified Scrum Developer 3-day course, primarily for developers, provides an immersive, hands-on coding experience with a time-tested set of engineering practices including relentless refactoring, Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continusous Integration (CI), pair-programming, emergent design & architecture, and many other supporting practices. Agile software development requires an unique approach to the actual writing of code. While there are no "silver bullets", certain practices are much better at controlling quality, while retaining the flexiblity and maintainability required Agile's incremental product development approach.


  • At least 80% of participants have experience with the selected programming language(s)
  • Solid familiarity with an Agile framework such as Scrum, XP, or Kanban. This can be from at least 4 months on a coached Agile team, from fundamental Kanban or Scrum training (e.g., Certified Scrum Master), or from Agile Institute's own Essential Agile Principles & Practices course.
  • In order to obtain Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Developer - and in addition to taking this course as the designated 3-day technical CSD course - you will also need to complete one of two tracks through a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Provider:
    1. Obtain your Certified Scrum Master (2 Day Training)
    2. Take a Scrum Intro course (1 Day) and a Technical Elective course (1 Day)

Learning Objectives

  • A clear understanding of why our industry needs professional development & engineering practices
  • A clear understanding of why these particular practices are well-suited for Agile framework such as Scrum & Kanban
  • Techniques for teams and individuals to realistically stick to these practices in a disciplined way
  • Recognize the cultural and mindset challenges to being fully successful with Agile
  • Create an obstinate focus on the delivery of customer value



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