To apply for DASSM® Certification you must need the educational and experiential requirements:
- Two years of experience in a leadership role in an agile team, such as Disciplined Agile scrum master, scrum master, product owner, architectural owner, and so on.
- A Disciplined Agile partner will provide 2-day training.
- Still not sure if you qualify for the DA Certification? Use our DA Eligibility Calculator to see whether you're eligible.
Procedure to getting DASSM certified
To obtain the DASSM certification, follow these steps:
- Get trained by an authorized training partner of Disciplined Agile Consortium and REP of PMI, like ProThoughts, by attending the two-day training.
- Schedule your certification exam and use the eligibility code you receive from PMI.
- Take the Mock Exams to be thorough with all the concepts. ProThughts provides an Exam Simulator as well - ProMock DASSM Exam Simulator
- After the mock tests, you can register for the Online exam and get at least 35 out of 50 questions right.
- On clearing the exam, you are officially a Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master.
Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master (DASSM) Certification Exam
- After the training workshop, participants will get an email with details on how to access the test. - Log in to PMI and go to my PMI dashboard to access the exam link.
- You must have a PMI ID that includes a valid mailing address and phone number. You will not be able to take the exam if these fields are not filled out.
- It is a Pearson VUE-administered non-proctored test. It may be taken at any time of day or night, anytime you feel ready.
- You have 30 days from the time you first received the test link to take it. If you don't pass the first time, you can retake it two more times during the 30-day term.
- If you want to retake the test, send an email to DACertifications@pmi.org with the subject "Retake DA Scrum Master Exam" or "Retake DA Senior Scrum Master Exam" and your name and PMI ID number in the subject line.
- You will be emailed a new exam access link, and you may take the exam online at your leisure.
The cost of the training course includes the examination fee for one try.
After finishing the program, students have 60 days to take the test online. You will earn your certification after passing the exam.
Validity for Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master (DASSM) Certificate
Your DASSM certification is valid for one year after which you would need to renew it.