What is Agile Scrum Certification?

You want to be the most outstanding person in the agile field, the way to get there is by having certification from the leading agile certification. 

Ekipa is the leading agile certification provider in Indonesia recognized by many enterprises.  We offer agile certification based on the Indonesian context. 

All the certifications exams are in Bahasa Indonesia (as well as English). The pricing of certification is affordable and no expiration date for our certificate. All the certificates are valid lifetime. 

How to Get Certified from Ekipa

1. Learn Our Agile Courses

Pick the agile courses that you want to hone and finish it at your own pace.

2. Practice Your Wisdom

The quickest way to get a deep understanding of your learning is by practicing.

Practice the wisdom that you get from the course in your daily or work life.

3. Get Exam & Get Certified

It’s time to validate your agile skills and knowledge.

Once you pass the exam, you will get your certificate in your hand and let the world know.

Ekipa Certification Program

To help spread the ‘Agile spark’, Ekipa developed its own Agile certification. The certification is based on the Indonesian context. All exams are in Bahasa Indonesia (as well as English). Pricing is suitable to Indonesia. All certifications are valid ‘lifetime’.

Many enterprises embraced our certification as the leading Agile certification for Indonesia. 

Below you can find the certification that suits your role and ambition. 

+900

ISM1 Certified

Indonesian Scrum Master level 1 (ISM1) ​

Ekipa’s ISM1 certification proofs your knowledge of scrum. You study the fundamentals of Agile and the scrum framework. Study can be done using:

Syllabus
  • Agile fundamentals
    • Why Agile?
    • Agile Manifesto
    • Agile & Waterfall
  • Scrum framework
    • Scrum Events
    • Scrum Roles
    • Scrum Artifacts
    • Definition of Done
    • Burndown and burnup charts
  • Product ownership
    • Product vision board
    • Customer journey
    • User persona
    • Story mapping
    • Writing epics and user stories

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Learning Outcomes
  • Understand agile mindset & ways of working
  • Understand facts & myths of agile vs waterfall
  • Knowledge of the scrum framework: events, roles, artifacts
  • Basic product management: vision, users, journey
  • Writing and estimating user stories
  • Prioritization

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Intended Audience
  • Agile team members
  • Team leaders (Scrum Masters)
  • Others who want to learn the basics of Scrum

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Entry Requirements
  • None

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Pass Requirements
  • Exam of Indonesian Scrum Master level 1 (ISM1)
    • Level 1 Certification Pass if the percentage is 80% correct (64 questions out of 80 questions) within 60 minutes

Coming Soon

Indonesian Scrum Master level 2 (ISM2)

In the next level ISM2 certification, you show experience + deeper knowledge of Agile. You must gain practical experience applying Agile ‘in real life’. Study can be done using the ISM2 courses of Ekipa:

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To get your certification, you must show proof of experience as a scrum master in an organization & pass our 80 multiple choice online exam.

Syllabus
  • Enterprise Agile
    • The difference between IT Agile & enterprise agile
    • What functions are good to start with?
    • Organizing enterprise agile transformation
    • Focus on team versus organization
  • Scaling Scrum
    • Understanding Kanban System
    • Scaling Scrum
    • Spotify
  • Kanban
    • The origins of Kanban
    • Flow
    • WIP limit
    • Pull system
    • Kanban boards
    • Kanban vs Scrum
    • Metrics
  • Advanced scrum
    • Advanced sprint planning and review
    • Different formats for retrospective
    • Liberating structures
    • Forecasting sprint backlog
  • Organizational transparency
    • Information radiator
    • Advanced visualization tools
    • Building a culture of openness
    • How to measure the soft side
  • Agile coaching
    • From SM to Agile coach
    • Advanced team coaching
    • Developing a self organized team
    • Coaching up and down

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Learning Outcomes
  • How to scale scrum beyond 1 team
  • The road to enterprise agile
  • Understanding that IT agile is not the same as business agility
  • Knowledge of kanban
  • Deeper knowledge of the scrum framework
  • The road to become an agile coach

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Intended Audience
  • Agile team members
  • Team leaders (Scrum Masters)
  • Others who want to learn deeper about Scrum

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Entry Requirements
  • ISM1 certification
  • A minimum of 2 years hands-on experience

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Pass Requirements
  • Certified as Indonesian Scrum Master level 2 (ISM2) by successfully collecting 100 points which can be obtained through:
    • Self-proof:
      • Employee letter of statement as a Scrum Master (SM) for more than 2 years and signed by the current superior (40 points); or
      • CV + link LinkedIn profile + reference call with manager to verify (40 points)
    • Pass 80 questions multiple choice online exam (20 points)
    • Organize sharing session in meetup or own organization; minimum 40 attendees (20 points)
    • Publish a 500+ words Agile book summary on a major news outlet or platform (20 points)
    • Attend training or watch all videos (20 points)

+300

ISPO1 Certified

Indonesian Scrum Product Owner level 1 (ISPO1) ​

Ekipa’s ISPO1 certification proofs your knowledge of product ownership. You learn or refresh the fundamentals of Agile; and you deep dive into topics that help you become a great product owner. Study can be done using:

Syllabus
  • Product Management Fundamentals
    • Understanding the Product Owner Role
    • Product Vision
    • Customer Journey
    • Lean UX
  • Strategic Product Management
    • Business Model canvas
    • Goal Oriented Product Roadmap
    • Feature Based Product Roadmap
    • Product Success Matrix (AARRR)
  • Product Backlog Management
    • Minimum Viable Product (MVP)
    • Epic
    • User story
    • Story mapping
    • Collab Tools for Product Owner
    • Backlog Prioritization
    • Product Backlog Refinement
    • Advanced Acceptance Criteria
    • Definition of ready
  • Working in Sprints
    • SMART Sprint Goal
    • User Story Estimation
    • Burndown Chart
    • Effective User Feedback
  • Product Release Fundamentals & Team work
    • Sprint Review
    • Product Release Checklist
    • Working with difficult teams
    • Negotiation Skills
       

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Learning Outcomes
  • Understanding the role of a product owner
  • Collaborating with the scrum team
  • Saying NO to stakeholders
  • Tools and techniques for good product ownership
  • Specifications ‘the agile way’
  • Releasing products iteratively
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Intended Audience
  • Product owners
  • Product managers
  • Others who want to learn deeper about strong product ownership

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Entry Requirements
  • None

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Pass Requirements
  • Exam of Indonesian Scrum Product Owner level 1 (ISPO1)
    • Level 1 Certification Pass if the percentage is 80% correct (64 questions out of 80 questions) within 60 minutes

Coming Soon

Indonesian Scrum Product Owner level 2 (ISPO2)

In the ISPO2 certification, you show experience + deeper knowledge of Agile product ownership. You must gain practical experience being a PO ‘in real life’. Study can be done using the ISPO 2 courses of Ekipa:

  • Ekipa E-learn: online video course + playbooks
  • Ekipa E-learn + 1on1 Agile coaching
  • Ekipa live training (for groups)
  • Self-study
  • Practice

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To get your certification, you must show proof of experience as a product owner in an organization & pass our 80 multiple choice online exam.  

Syllabus
  • Product Discovery Fundamental
    • Advanced Value Propositions
    • Design Thinking Stanford Model
    • Design Sprint Google Venture Model
    • Design Sprint MVS Model
  • Advanced Product Discovery
    • Product Disruption Concept
    • Innovation Ambition Matrix
    • Social Impact Wheel
    • Brainstorm for Emerging Economies
  • Business Strategy Fundamentals
    • Revenue Model
    • Product Pitch Design
    • Product Valuation Fundamentals
    • Understanding Product Marketing
  • Problem Solving for Product Owner
    • Fish Bowl for Product Solutioning
    • The 5 Why
    • Empower Product Owner
    • Understanding Product Delivery Frameworks
  • Leadership for Product Owner
    • Dealing with Corporate Startup Environment
    • Entrepreneurship & Intrapreneurship
    • Stakeholders Representative Management
    • The 5 Bold Steps for Product Owner
  • Advanced Product Release
    • Product Launch
    • Market Validation
    • Product Pivoting
    • Product Portofolio Management
       

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Learning Outcomes
  • Becoming a state of the art product owner
  • Roadmap planning
  • Visualization of your product
  • Strategic product management
  • Developing business models
  • Communicating with stakeholders
  • Launching strong products

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Intended Audience
  • Product owners
  • Product managers
  • Others who want to learn deeper about strong product ownership

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Entry Requirements
  • ISPO1 certification
  • A minimum of 2 years hands-on experience

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Pass Requirements
  • Certified as Indonesian Scrum Product Owner level 2 (ISPO2) by successfully collecting 100 points which can be obtained through:
    • Self-proof:
      • Employee letter of statement as a Scrum Product Owner (PO) for more than 2 years and signed by the current superior (40 points); or
      • CV + link LinkedIn profile + reference call with manager to verify (40 points)
    • Pass 80 questions multiple choice online exam (20 points)
    • Organize sharing session in meetup or own organization; minimum 40 attendees (20 points)
    • Publish a 500+ words Agile book summary on a major news outlet or platform (20 points)
    • Attend training or watch all videos (20 points)

Indonesian Agile Leadership (IAL)

Indonesian Agile leader is the fundamental education for Agile leaders, up to BOD level. To gain knowledge of what Agile means for you as a leader, you can study:

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To get your certification, you must show proof of your knowledge of Agile. This can be done by writing an essay, which is submitted to a well know platform, newspaper or magazine. We also require a 360 feedback from your team. Submissions through our IAL form.

Syllabus
  • Agile fundamentals for leaders
    • Introduction to Agile leadership
    • From factories to knowledge based work
    • 3 pillars of transformation
    • Agile overview
    • Why Agile?
    • Agile Manifesto and principles
    • Budget and risk in Agile
    • High level overview of the scrum framework
    • Objectives and Key results (OKR)
    • Agile culture
    • Agile: IT or enterprise?
  • The behaviors of an agile leader
    • The 5 Shifts to make
      • Shift 1: From long term planning to iterative work
      • Shift 2: From silos/departments to cross functional teams
      • Shift 3: From command and control to self organization
      • Shift 4: From inside out to customer drives innovation
      • Shift 5: From output to outcomes
    • Being agile versus Doing agile
    • Asking for permission or forgiveness?
    • Stop making other people’s decisions
  • Shaping and leading an agile organization
    • The startup way
    • How to do lean startup in an enterprise?
    • A modern versus a traditional organization
    • The teal organization
    • The tribe and squad model
    • The ING case
    • Telkom Indonesia case
       

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Learning Outcomes
  • How to become an agile leader?
  • Behaviors needed for agility
  • Empowering people
  • Servant leadership
  • The 5 shifts to make as a leader
  • From agility to innovation

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Intended Audience
  • C-level and BOD members
  • Leaders
  • Agile change agents

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Entry Requirements
  • None

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Pass Requirements
  • Publish a 500+ words Agile Leadership essay on a major news outlet or platform
  • Get a 360 degree evaluation from your people
  • Submit credentials through Ekipa IAL form

Indonesian Agile Practitioner (IAP)

Indonesian Agile practitioner is a mark of your deep experience in Agile.

As you ‘do Agile’ and ‘grow an Agile mindset’, you gain points that lead to certification (minimum 80 points, see details below).

To get your certification, you must show proof of your experiences applying Agile. You also need an ISM1 or ISPO1 certification. To enroll for the certification, you can use the IAP form to apply and register your points. After receipt, you can buy the certification and our agile coach will review your application. 

Learning Outcomes
  • Becoming a well known Agile practitioner
  • Grow active in the community
  • Become an agile change agent in your organization

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Intended Audience
  • Product owners
  • Scrum Master
  • Agile leaders
  • Agile enthusiasts
  • Agile champions
  • Agile evangelists 

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Entry Requirements
  • ISM 1 OR ISPO 1 certification
  • A minimum of 2 years hands-on experience

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Pass Requirements
  • Self-proof:
    • Employee letter of statement as a Scrum Product Owner (PO) for more than 2 years and signed by the current superior; OR
    • CV + link LinkedIn profile + reference call with manager to verify
  • Recommendation letter from your Agile Transformation Lead according to Ekipa guideline
  • Peer Review Survey from your teams with above 80% score
  • Certified as Indonesian Agile Practitioner by successfully collecting 80 points which can be obtained through:
    • Community contribution: Agile Meetups, Conferences, Webinars, Trainings (max 25 points):
      • Speaking at a meetup (2 points)
      • Speaking at an internal company agile event (1 point)
      • Organizing a meetup (4 points)
      • Speaking at an Agile conference (3 points)
      • Organizing an agile training (6 points)
      • Hosting a mastermind group (3 points)
    • Sharing knowledge by publishing content about Agile through: Articles, Videos, Social Media (max 25 points):
      • Publish an article (minimum 500 words) on social media (2 points)
      • Publish a book review (minimum 500 words) (2 points)
      • Posting an article or book review on a well known (news) website (4 points)
      • Publishing a video on an Agile topic (2 points)
      • Publish infographics about Agile (2 points)
    • Impact on an Agile organization: Having an Agile role with demonstrated impact (max 25 points)
      • Recommendation from a leader (5 points)
      • Peer review which shows you think and act Agile: average 4 stars out of 5 (5 points)
      • Proof of working experience in an agile role (5 points for each year; minimum 2 years required)
    • Widening your Agile knowledge: Getting training to advance yourself (max 25 points)
      • Attend a training about Agile (5 points)
      • Attend a training course that is ‘beyond Agile’, but helps you to have impact (e.g. design thinking, innovation, lean startup, teal organization) (5 points)
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Scrum@Scale Program by Scrum Inc.

Scrum@Scale is an extension of the Scrum framework, developed by Dr. Jeff Sutherland who is also the Co-creator of the Scrum framework.

Dr. Sutherland found that many large-scale Agile transformations with Scrum were not as successful as expected. After researching into the impediments faced by current organizations, their transformation process, and the various commonly-used Agile scaling frameworks.

In the end, Dr. Sutherland created the Scrum@Scale framework with an emphasis on lightweight, flexibility, expandability, and rapid decision-making that excels in today’s work environment with work-from-home teams and contributors.

Training Duration (Customizable based on the need)
  • Live Online Training 1 (3 days online); and/or
  • Live Online Training 2 (1x online sessions of 4 hours & 2x online sessions of 5 hours)

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Learning Outcomes
  • Master a new resounding work structure and a collaboration framework that works immediately
  • Refactor to a minimum viable bureaucracy (MVB) that focuses on delivering business results and happy customers.
  • Equip teams with tools and know-how to support remote contributors to operate with unparalleled transparency and connectivity.
  • Master multiple way of implementing Scrum
  • Able to fine-tune Scrum configuration based on your corporate scenarios
  • Apply the best practice solution to frequently encountered situations
  • Link your stakeholders to your work system
  • Continuously remove wasteful work with advanced Lean principles and concepts
  • How to deal with frequent overwhelming workload
  • How to overcome insufficient stakeholders support
  • Understand how to contrasting opinions from stakeholders and Scrum Teams

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Intended Audience
  • Agile team members
  • Team leaders (Scrum Masters)
  • Product Owners and Product Managers
  • Subject Matter Experts
  • Other Stakeholders

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Training Format
  • Updated with the latest market trends and transformation examples.
  • Enhanced with case studies and multimedia-based and highly interactive training approach.
  • Opportunity to network with fellow practitioners.
  • Matured virtual class room delivery.

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Entry Requirements
  • Agile Fundamentals (recommended)
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Optimum Class Size
  • Groups (12 to 14 participants): Can choose above training formats
 
Ekipa is Official Partner of Agile Education powered by Scrum Inc. by Dr. Jeff  Sutherland

Dual Certification Program: Scrum Master & Product Owner by Scrum Inc.

In this course, you will get crucial insights and strategies from our years of success in training Agile practitioners to become high-performing Scrum Masters and Product Owners in businesses around the world.

As you advance from a Scrum beginner to this advance course, we know you will have many unanswered implementation questions. It is our goal in this course to assist you in this advancement process.

Training Duration (Customizable based on the need)
  • Live Online Training 1 (4 days online); and/or
  • Live Online Training 2 (4x online sessions of 4 hours)

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Learning Outcomes
  • Master multiple way of implementing Scrum
  • Able to fine-tune Scrum configuration based on your corporate scenarios
  • Apply the best practice solution to frequently encountered situations
  • Link your stakeholders to your work system
  • Continuously remove wasteful work with advanced Lean principles and concepts
  • How to deal with frequent overwhelming workload
  • How to overcome insufficient stakeholders support
  • Understand how to contrasting opinions from stakeholders and Scrum Teams

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Intended Audience
  • Agile team members
  • Team leaders (Scrum Masters)
  • Product Owners and Product Managers
  • Subject Matter Experts
  • Other Stakeholders

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Training Format
  • Interactive training approach with lectures, exercises, real-world case studies from diverse industries and games
  • Feasible implementation of the framework in Asia work culture
  • Continuous refinement of the course with students’ feedback and latest market trend

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Entry Requirements
  • Agile Fundamentals (recommended)
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Optimum Class Size
  • Groups (12 to 14 participants): Can choose above training formats
 
Ekipa is Official Partner of Agile Education powered by Scrum Inc. by Dr. Jeff  Sutherland

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