Disciplined Agile Senior Scrum Master

(For professionals experienced in Agile and Lean)


As a team leader you strive to be more agile and help your team be more productive. To succeed, you need an agile mindset, combined with leadership and team management skills. At the same time need to do so within the context of your organization and its culture.

The new Disciplined Agile Lean Scrum Master (DALSM) training and certification provides tools and strategies to help you lead an agile team, influence people, and remove impediments. Using real-world agile strategies, you will learn how to tailor your team’s Way of Working (WoW) to optimize productivity and continuously improve.

Upon completion of this workshop, you will be prepared to become DALSM certified.


This workshop is for people who:

  • Understand the fundamentals of agile and lean and better yet have experience applying them in practice
  • Are experienced with agile and who want to take their career to the next level


  • Attendees earn the designation of Discipline Agilist, with free first year membership and full benefits, a $50 US value, to the Disciplined Agile Consortium
  • One free attempt of the Disciplined Agile Certification exam when taken within 30 days of the course end date.
  • PDUs offered: 14 Technical category

 Course Format: Lecture with discussions and workshops

Length of Course:2 days

What You Will Learn:

Upon completion you will be able to:

  • Apply the values, principles, and practices of agile on your team
  • Describe how to create the environment within which flow of value can be achieved
  • Determine the steps required to achieve business agility and what it takes to do it in your organization
  • Choose the appropriate practices and techniques given your working environment to continuously improve your WoW
  • Identify tailored solutions to address common organizational and management needs that still exist even when you are agile

Course Outline:

Day One: Foundations of Disciplined Agile

  • The Disciplined Agile Mindset
  • Overview
  • People
  • Team Agility
  • Value streams
  • Disciplined Agile Enterprise (DAE)
  • Disciplined Agile IT (DAIT)
  • Disciplined DevOps
  • Lean Governance

Day Two: Choose Your Way of Working (WoW)

  • Getting started
  • DA principles and complex adaptive systems (CAS)
  • Five steps to choosing your team’s way of working (WoW)
  • Scenario 1
  • Scenario 2
  • Wrap up